Manish Malhotra has redefined Indian fashion in cinema, on the runway, and across the world. His strong sense of color and design has made him the first choice of the most striking personalities across film, politics, business, and society. Besides designing for countless Bollywood stars, he styled Michael Jackson, Jean-Claude Van Damme, Reese Witherspoon, Kylie Minogue, and the Princess of Riyadh, among others.
Manish established his foothold in the industry by winning the first Filmfare Costume Award for the film Rangeela in 1996. In 1998, he ventured into the mainstream with his store ‘Reverie – Manish Malhotra’. He received immense appreciation for glamorous ensembles with traditional colors, craftsmanship, and textures. In 2005, he launched MANISH MALHOTRA, synonymous with opulent, contemporary, and bridal wear. His collections are inspired by passion for craftsmanship, and he continues to give back to local communities by preserving artisan jobs and supporting responsible initiatives.
Manish has received over 50 awards and designed for over 100 films. In 2013, his label went global with e-commerce and achieved revenues of over INR 1 billion. He is also a major influencer through social media with over 1 million Facebook followers, 2 million Twitter followers and 1.6 million Instagram followers.