Kausar Munir is a contemporary award-winning lyric, dialogue, and screenwriter for the Indian film and television industry.
An English honors and film studies graduate from Mumbai’s St. Xavier’s College and Bombay University, Kausar’s career in the media began early. She earned her television stripes with the popular Jassi Jaisi Koi Nahin. Her TV writing credits include fiction and nonfiction shows for all the leading channels.She’s scripted events ranging from IIFA to Ted Talks India, and has written the script for a grand Bollywood musical ‘Jaan E Jigar’ for Dubai Parks and Resorts’
Bollywood Park. Kausar first made an impression as a lyricist with the song Falak Tak in Vijay Krishna Acharya’s Tashan, produced by YashRaj Films. Her other lyrical contributions include films like Ishqzaade, Ek Tha Tiger, Dhoom 3, Main Tera Hero, Youngistan, Dawat E Ishq, Dear Zindagi, Meri Pyaari Bindu, Tubelight, Secret
Superstar, Padman, and Amit Trivedi’s editions of MTV Coke Studio.
She has worked on the films Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Phantom and Begum Jaan as
lyricist as well as dialogue-writer. And was on the writing team of Dear Zindagi
and is currently co-writing a feature film with a leading production house.
Her forthcoming projects include Nikhil Advani’s ‘Mughals’ for OTT platform
Hotstar (additional screenplay, Dialogue), the script for Shahrukh Khan on TED
TALKS INDIA Season 2 and lyrics for upcoming films with Dharma Productions,
YashRaj Films and Netflix.