A screen beside the silver screen, Mayank Shekhar is an Indian film critic, a journalist and an author of the book “Bombay Talkies” published by Frog Books in 2006 and “Name Place Animal Thing. He has been a film critic and a national cultural editor with Hindustan Times. He is also a member of Central Board of Film Certification. For his contribution to Indian cinema as a film critic, he was one of the 21 recipients of 5th Young Achievers Awards by Indo-American film Society in 2004. he has been honoured with Ramnath Goenka Award For Excellnce In Journalism in 2007. He currently puts his reviews on the W14.com .