Fashion designer known for his Bollywood creations. Also a television personality, he hosted a talk show called The Manish Malhotra Show.
He grew up enamored with fashion and cinema and decided that he would only be fulfilled if he dressed such movie stars as Karisma Kapoor.
He was the recipient of the Power Brands Award - Styling New India Award.
Indian director Punit Malhotra was his nephew.
After seeing one of Malhotra's Bollywood-inspired shows, singer Michael Jackson asked the designer to create some pieces for him.