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Abbas Tyrewala

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Abbas TyrewalaAbbas Tyrewala Abbas Tyrewala is an Indian film storywriter, screenwriter, dialogue writer and director. He started his film careers as a screenwriter and dialogue writer in early 2000s with award-winning films like Main Hoon Na (2004), Maqbool (2003), Munnabhai M.B.B.S. (2003). Abbas made his debut as a director with Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na (2008). He has won several awards including GIFA Best Screenplay Award for Maqbool in 2005.