Starting out with television and behind the scenes making stories, Aanand L Rai made a foray into cinema with a commitment towards the creation of relatable content that meets both popular perception and expectations and yet stands out with critical and niche approval. Apart from helming blockbuster projects such as Tanu Weds Manu, Raanjhanaa & Tanu Weds Manu Returns, he has also turned producer under the brand, Colour Yellow Productions, which holds the enviable track record of producing content driven, hit entertainers, back to back. This is a result of the single minded dedication towards producing meaningful and timeless content that is universal and viable, in collaboration with the industry's finest and bringing forth stories that have since become immortal. With a brilliant slate of exciting projects lined up, audiences would be having a lot to cheer about, when it comes to Aanand L Rai & Colour Yellow Productions.
Established in the year 2013, Colour Yellow is the brainchild of Mr. Aanand L Rai, known for his extraordinary vision and promoting ground-breaking talent. Colour Yellow Productions was founded post the back to back success of three movies helmed by him as director. These movies were Tanu Weds Manu, Raanjhanaa & Tanu Weds Manu Returns. Aanand L Rai has always believed that a director should never succumb to the pressures of economics, however at the same, he should be aware of the economics involved. With this maxim being the driving force, CYPPL has gone on to produce such iconic movies as Nil Battey Sannata, Happy Bhag Jayegi, Shubh Mangal Saavdhan and India's Official Entry for the Oscars, 2018 - Newton. With an extensive association with acclaimed directors such as Amit V Masurkar and Mudassar Aziz along with fresh collaborations with such iconic and visionary talents as Shahrukh Khan, Anurag Kashyap and Navdeep Singh, CYPPL is looking at an array of movies that shall find their place in audience's hearts.