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Excel Entertainment Pvt. Ltd. is an Indian film studio based in Mumbai. It was created by Farhan Akhtar, and Ritesh Sidhwani in 1999. The two have gone on to create several films under Excel's banner. Excel has produced a number of commercials for Slice, and for Finolex in India. Bollywood directors like Reema Kagti, Abhishek Kapoor, Vijay Lalwani and Zoya Akhtar work under the Excel Entertainment Films banner.