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Gladiator 2′ props designer roped in for Ranbir Kapoor’s Ramayan

Director Nitesh Tiwari has roped in Gagan Agarwal to not only design the maces, bows arrows, swords and spears for the film, but also the battle gear for the army and also the battle for…

From ‘Gladiator’ to ‘Brahmastra’, Meerut & Doon turn suppliers of period armoury for the world

Gagan Agarwal, director of Deepeeka Exports, is personally taking care of quality checks at the site. “Foreigners are very particular about detail. Thanks to social media, information is available at everyone’s fingertips now. Even youngsters…

Hollywood Wallah
Hollywood- wallah!

A city based firm has been manufacturing artifacts, arms and armoury for Hollywood Blockbusters that include Gladiator, Helen of Troy and Pirates of the Caribbean

Deepeeka partners up with Roman Park in Gelendzhik

We invite you to the first and only interactive historical park in Russia “Roman Empire”. Feel like a true Roman legionnaire – try on iron-shod leather armor, equipment and weapons. You can shoot in a…

Man Behind Shining Armour
Man Behind the Shining Armour

Hollywood and beyond- a niche trade- Those were the days- An avid Traveller- Blaze of Glory

Bollywood Connection
Bollywood’s Meerut Connection

As published in Dainik Jagaran

Inspired by Indian epics, Meerut turns into armoury of Hollywood’s period dramas

Meerut, the ancient town where the Indian Mutiny of 1857 started, is now the armoury of Hollywood period dramas.The weapons and armour of Russell Crowe in Gladiator came from here, making a growing number of Hollywood producers source…

Economic Times
Meerut Artisans Hold Hollywood Vintage Warfare

Meerut is fast gaining prominence internationally for its vintage weaponry manufacturing industry, finds out Shivendra Kumar Singh

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