We at Universal Communications are one of India's leading Public Relations, Movie Marketing & Digital Promotions Firms based in Mumbai, the company under the leadership of Mr. Parag Desai CEO of Universal Communications started operations in 1993 with Corporate Communications and later diversifying into the Films & Entertainment space
In 2004 we marked our entry in Bollywood with noteworthy and acclaimed films such as National Award winner Madhur Bhandarkar’s PAGE-3, Corporate beings amongst our early projects. In 2006 we helmed the publicity of one the biggest Box office successes of 2006 i.e, ‘Golmaal’ starring Ajay Devgn and since then Universal Communications has been at the forefront of Publicity and Marketing of one of the biggest Bollywood films till date.
Apart from being at the core of standalone hugely appreciated movies such as the recently released Homi Adjania’s Finding Fanny and previous films such as Hansal Mehta’s Citylights, Rohit Shetty’s Bol Bachchan, Dabanng 2, Gulaab Gang, Son Of Sardaar, Imtiaz ali’s Jab We Met and Rockstar, Ready, Nagesh Kukunoor’s Dor,Indra Kumar's Dhamaal & Double Dhamaal etc, Universal Communications has been a significant cog in the publicity wheels of some of the most commercially successful Bollywood Franchises such as the Golmaal Series, Singham, Bhoothnath Returns, and many more. We have also been part of many film projects winning laurels at various film festivals such as Mangesh Hadawale’s Tingya, Kunal Nayyar’s Cricket: Beyond all Boundaries, etc
In addition to the Bollywood division, in 2008 Universal Communications also was signed by one of the world’s biggest Hollywood studio 20th Century Fox as their official Publicists in India for their Hollywood films distributed in India under their Indian division Fox Star Studios
The Hollywood portfolio handled by Universal Communications includes some of the leading box office earners and Oscar winning films such as Avatar, Life of Pi, the X Men series, Slumdog Millionaire, the Ice Age series, The Day The Earth Stood Still,127 Hours, Black Swan Titanic-3D, How To train Your dragon 2 for Fox Star Studios, and The Amazing Spiderman 2 for Sony Pictures.
Universal communications has also spearheaded some of the memorable international media film junkets in India for Hollywood such as Director Ang Lee’s India tour, Oscar winning ‘Titanic and Avatar’ producer Jon Landau’s India visit, etc.
Apart from focused wholesome publicity approach for feature films, Universal Communications also oversees the Media Relations of leading acting luminaries of Bollywood such as Mr Amitabh Bachchan, Mr Ajay Devgn, Mr Sanjay Dutt, Ms Sonakshi Sinha, Rohit Shetty, Taapsee Pannu, Sanjana Sanghi & Meezan and many more.
Some of our biggest films till now include The Golmaal Series, Singham And Singham Returns, Bol Bachchan, Dabangg 2, Jab We Met, Rockstar, Drishyam, Badlapur and many more.
At Universal we believe in having 360 degree approach to any given business in the entertainment domain. What we offer is not just a significant art of work but also a clear visualization on the marketing communications in our dealings. The Company's Portfolio of services includes Public Relations, Celebrity Management, Event Management, Crisis & Brand Management Services.