??????Mumbai: Indian film critic, entertainment reporter, writer and motivational speaker Salil Sand believes in trying out everything instead of sticking to doing just one thing.

Originally from Allahabad, other than being an independent scriptwriter for several channels including ZeeTV, Star Plus, UTV, Balaji Telefilms and Doordarshan, Salil has been a gold medallist and a postgraduate in Genetics from Mumbai University. From reporting on the entertainment industry, being an Indian cinema critic, motivational speaker to bring a writer, clearly, there’s nothing Salil can’t do.

When asked Salil how he manages everything together, he says “It’s been a crazy ride and why to stick with one thing when you can do it all. I want to try my hands everywhere and all these things gave me a lot of experience which helped me in grooming up. But writing interests me more and that’s why my major work is writing."

Salil has been contributing in the Indian TV Industry since 1993 and he’s been part of major shows like Tara, Hum Paanch, Sa Re Ga Ma Pa, Shapath, CID, Aahat, and many more. His writing skills we all have seen for serials like Kya Haadsa Kya Haqeeqat, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Kasturi, Kahiin to Hoga, Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Maat Pitaah Ke Charnon Mein Swarg, Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin, Kuch Kehti Hain Ye Khamoshiyaan, and many more.

He has also been a part of the creative team for events like Filmfare Awards, Screen Awards, Stardust Awards, Indian Telly Awards, Miss World 2000 and Millennium Live.

Currently, he is writing Siddhi Vinayak for & TV,  Yeh Pyaar Nahi Toh Kya Hai for Sony Entertainment Television and has been instrumental in putting together Majja Digital Awards, the first ever awards on a digital platform for the Marathi Film Industry.