The Bollywood Route of Khar

While Mumbai is the hub of the Bollywood film industry, Khar in Bandra and the surrounding areas buzz with excitement since the neighbourhoods are home to several celebrities, celebrity hubs and famous movie studios. Moreover, several spots which have become favourites for celebrities are also popular tourist places in Khar. Traverse a filmy route by surfing through the following spectacular and famous movie studios in Khar and other celebrity hotspots to please your Bollywood cravings. You might even catch a glimpse of your favourite actor or actress in the process!

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Rajesh Khanna’s Bungalow

Popularly and lovingly referred to as the ‘First Superstar of India’, Rajesh Khanna was known for his legendary talent and the legacy he left behind in the Industry through films like Anand and Kati Patang. The actor is revered amongst his peers in the industry for his contributions to it. He also built a beautiful home amongst the hustle-bustle of one of the busiest cities in the country. The lavish bungalow named ‘Ashirwad’ is located at Plot No. 107, Carter Road in Khar and is also a landmark for this particular area.


Famous Studios Ltd.

Famous Studios is one of the most well-reputed bollywood movie studios that boasts of several accolades including the Dadasaheb Phalke and the Indian Motion Picture Association’s acknowledgement owing to excellent contribution to Indian Cinema. The studio is also quite old, having been established in 1946, even before the independence of India. It is a must-visit destination for Bollywood lovers and tourists alike. The studio is in close vicinity to Khar and is easily accessible by road.

FutureWorks Media Ltd.

Yet another famous film studio finds its home in the heart of Mumbai, and just a little over a twenty-minute drive from Khar. This studio has seen the birth of several famous Bollywood films and more recently the Prime Video web-series - Tandav and Family Man, and the Netflix movie - Raat Akeli Hai, which have taken avid film lovers of the country by storm. The studio also works closely with international clients and contributes to different departments such as VFX and special effects.


Escobar is a high-end bar and is a hub for celebrities who are known to frequent this place. Besides, the bar offers a plethora of premium quality drinks. In case you are looking to spot any of your favourite artists from Bollywood, you should definitely sit down for a drink at this famous bar. The bar is also known for hosting some of the poshest parties in town.


Nube Studio

Nube Studio is also popular for being one of the studios offering the best high-end colour grading and CG/VFX for commercial advertisements. They have closely worked with brand names such as Oppo, Renault, Naukri, and Buffalo Jeans. The studio is located within Khar and is easily accessible from our serviced apartments.

Mumbai is truly the epicentre of Bollywood and its life. Come closer to the world of films and entertainment through Khar while enjoying a peaceful stay at our serviced apartments from Theory 9.