Devanshu Asthana has over 14 years experience spanning across studios and production houses including Rakeysh omprakash Mehra Pictures Pvt Ltd, Walt Disney (India), Eros International, Next Gen Films Pvt Ltd, White Feather Films, Wisdom Tree Productions Pvt Ltd and many more.
He started his career in film with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s “Rang De Basanti” which was nominated for the ‘Best Foreign Language Film’ at the 2006 BAFTA Awards and was also India's official entry for the ‘Golden Globe Awards’ and the ‘Academy Awards’ in the Best Foreign Language Film category.
He went on to do several ad-films and feature films like “Dilli 6” and “Teen Thay Bhai” with Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. He also worked as a Line Producer on "ZOKKOMON”, Walt Disney’s first live action film in India.
His last released Hindi feature film was “Jazbaa” which starred Aishwarya Rai , he worked as an Executive Producer on this project.
He has done various projects as a freelancer with many well known names such as, Dr. Chandra Prakash Dwivedi.
Devanshu Asthana was the Associate Director for ‘MONICA’ directed by Mr. Sushen Bhatnagar. He has also directed his own corporate film on Water Harvesting for The Govt. Of Rajasthan (India).
He has been associated with Theater for almost 12 years with “The Indian People Theatre Association (IPTA, Lucknow)”, where has he designed and directed several plays.