Raj Kumar Hirani, along with his friend Sanjeev Kishinchandani, has launched a company called Canvass Films to make ad commercials. He began his career in Mumbai as an editor and gradually moved on to establish himself as a director and producer of advertising films.
Rajkumar Hirani was born in Nagpur. From the starting, he was very actively involved with Hindi theatre in Nagpur. Following his graduation, he headed for the Film & Television Institute of India at Pune, where he completed his Diploma in Cinema in 1987 with a specialization in editing.
He had starred in commercials for brands such as Fevicol and Luna.