Tens of thousands of artists have contributed to Hindi cinema since 1931. Barring a few famous ones, other are long forgotten and are destined for obscurity. By sheer determination the authors have obtained information on many such artists. There are scores of others with similar names. Their biographies and filmographies are often mixed up even in well-known books and popular websites. By deep research the authors have distinguished between a lot of such cases. This is his second book on these topics. Another new topic about some unknown facts about Hindi cinema has also been added.
Arunkumar Deshmukh has been seeing old films and recording their information in notebooks since he was in his 20s. From the early 40s to the end of the 60s, he saw films in various languages. He started writing on old films from october 2012 and has over 1200 articles, over 800 old film reviews and hundreds of valuable informative comments on Facebook, various sites and Blogs, to his credit. He is a retired pharmaceutical Expert and Consultant and is on the Board of Directors of two Pharma companies.