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Started 2 films with Amitabh they got shelved.
Son's name is Akshaan Barot.
Started a film titled " Boss " with Vinod Khanna . The film got shelved after Vinod Khanna lost interest in the film.
Started a film titled " Khunda" Starring Shashi Kapoor, Rohan Kapoor, Danny Denzongpa, Farha Naaz and Tabu. The film got shelved and the script was made as the 1990 film " Dil".
Started a film titled Master with Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu. But Dilip Kumar had just signed a film as Manoj Kumar's father ( Kranti) and Anil Kapoor's grandfather ( Shakti). The producer backed out as he felt the audience wouldn't want to see Dilip Kumar romance Saira Banu after playing elderly characters . The film got shelved. Then producer Satee Shourie signed Chandra Barot in 1983 to direct the film Krishna. It starred Dilip Kumar, Anil Kapoor and Amjad Khan. The film got shelved .
Directed the shelved Shiv Priya Arts " Titli" Starring Raj Babbar, Sarika,Pankaj Dheer. The film was being produced by Sarika in 1985, but it was shelved mid-way through as she married Kamal Hassan.
Brother of playback singer Kamal Barot.
His nephew Harsh Sagar was involved with Dianna Penty.
Started a film titled " Time" starring Chunky Pandey, Neelam and Sangeeta Bijlani. The film got shelved .
Was directing a film titled " 20 Rupees" starring Nana Patekar , Divya Rana The film was almost complete but got shelved.
Married actress Deepa ( From Pyar Bhara Dil). She is the daughter of dance choreographer Vijay of Vijay-Oscar fame.
Assistant director Nuti Barot is his younger sister.
Nephew is famous music director, singer Ranjit Barot ( Brother Pratap's son).
Brother of producer Ramesh Barot and Pratap Barot.
Sister is famous radio personality/ disc jockey Bala Thomson. She is based in England and has hosted several Indian radio shows for 35 years. Bala is married to John Thomson.
Sister named Sudha. She is based in England. Sudha is good friends with Jaya Bachchan.
Sister Bala Thomson wrote a book titled "Words of Passage -Bala's Story".
Sister in law Sitara Devi was previously married to director K Asif. They had no children .
Niece is Kathak dancer Jayanti Mala (Ranjit Barot sister).
Brother named Dev Barot.
The film " Boss " with Don's director Chandra Barot was very controversial . The film is completed and unreleased. The film stars Vinod Khanna, Jaya Pradha (Replaced Zeenat Aman) and Danny Denzongpa (Replaced Kabir Bedi) . The film was first started in ghe early 80s. Due to Khanna's departure from India, the film got shelved. Chandra Barot attempted to restart the film .Jackie Shroff first signed the film but was unable to shoot two songs in Kashmir due to being booked with Subhash Ghai's Karma. Jeetendra next was signed but he too left the film. Vinod was later resigned for the film.. Chandra Barot blamed Vinod for the film being delayed. He said Vinod was not giving dates to complete the film.
Niece Dimple Barot was a VJ on TV in India. She is originally from Toronto Ontario Canada. She was a former model. She was once engaged to Chunky Pandey. Her father owned a travel agency in Toronto in the 1980s.
Was engaged to actress Mithu Mukherjee.
In 1986 Barot restarted film titled "Kaali" with Farha Naaz. It was previously started with Rekha in 1980. Salim and Javed were planning to turn producers. When they split as a duo, the film got shelved.
Chandra Barot had signed Feroz Khan for the film Boss in 1980. But after Qurbani, Feroz was untraceable. He would always be busy and hard to locate as he was travelling the world. Vinod Khanna stepped into the role.
Brother is producer Harish Barot.
Nutan's younger brother Jaideep Samarth had a daughter named Mayuri. Mayuri was going to be launched as a actress in Tanuja's home production. The film was going to be directed by Chandra Barot. The film got shelved.
Starred in mother Tanuja's home production Zodiac Films "Pehchaan Apni Apni" Starring Ayub Khan,Kajol,Tanuja,Anupam Kher, Shafi Inamdar,Aruna Irani,Music by Shekhar Sen. The film was to be directed by Chandra Barot. After Ayub complained for the price he was being paid for the film, Tanuja decided to replace him with Manu Gargi. Eventually Tanuja decided to shelve the film.This was in 1993.

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