Gulaal is a 2009 Indian political drama film directed by Anurag Kashyap and starring Kay Kay Menon, Raj Singh Chaudhary, Abhimanyu Singh, Deepak Dobriyal, Ayesha Mohan, Jesse Randhawa, Piyush Mishra and Aditya Srivastava. It explores themes such as pursuit of power, quest for legitimacy, perceived injustices and hypocrisy of the powerful. The film is set in present day Rajasthan, a state in northwestern India. The plot is provided by student politics of a university and a fictitious secessionist movement consisting of former Rajput leaders who have become present-day elite. Gulaal was initially stalled due to financial concerns but was later released with support from Zee Limelight. An uncut version containing a 3 minute sex scene and a 3 minute torture sequence was leaked for a moment but was later taken down.
Zindgi Ka Har Rang ... Gulaal,(,(, was a drama-series that aired on Star Plus. This show is the baby of Sphere Origins and premiered on 15 November 2010 and was aired till 28 August 2011. Gulaal is written by Prakash Kapadia and directed by Sidharth Sengupta. The show concluded on 28 August 2011 as Diya Aur Baati Hum replaced Gulaal.