Phantom Films Dissolved; Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane, Vikas Bahl and Madhu Mantena part ways for individual creative opportunities

Over the last many years, the four filmmakers have produced interesting films and series. Their seven year long association at Phatom Films comes to an end as the team seperates for creative freedom.


Phantom films is one of the most reputed film companies in Bollywood. Ace filmmakers Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane, Vikas Bahl and Madhu Mantena joined hands in making Phantom, a successful production in the Indian film industry.

But in shocking statements and tweets released, the filmmakers have decided to part ways and dissolve their partnership. It is after seven years that the filmmakers that the association takes this journey. The partners have decided to focus on their creative contributions independently and collaborate on a frequent basis for many films in the future.

Anurag Kashyap tweeted about the same, which read, "Phantom was a dream, a glorious one and all dreams come to an end. We did our best and we succeeded and we failed. But I know for sure we will come out of this stronger, wiser and will continue to pursue our dreams our own individual ways. We wish each other the best."

As reported in TOI, Vikramaditya Motwane in a statement said, “Vikas, Madhu, Anurag and I have decided to dissolve our partnership in Phantom and go our separate ways. It’s been the craziest, greatest journey and the most wonderful partnership of my life. My three partners have been my family through thick and thin and I can't thank them enough for their love and support for the past seven years. I wish them nothing but the best for their individual journeys from here on and hope our paths will cross again better times.”

Sharing his association with the other three partners, producer Madhu Mantena tweeted with a message that read, "Want to announce that Anurag, Vikram, Vikas and I have decided to dissolve our partnership at Phantom and go our separate ways. We had a glorious run for seven years and I guess sometimes even marriages end. I personally believe that Phantom is the best thing happened to me in my producing career. I want to thank Anurag, Vikram, and Vikas for being great partners, mentors and for holding my hand patiently through my dark times. Hope to continue to be friends and maybe even collaborate on individual films in the future. We wish each other the best. All of us will continue to work with our partner Reliance Entertainment individually."

Over the last seven years, Phantom films has produced many interesting films and shows like Queen, Masaan, Lootera, Sacred Games, Ghoul, and others. The partners also released the news through a statement, to ensure that they separate their professional association on healthy terms.