Kausar Munir is an Indian lyricist and screenwriter in Bollywood. She was born and brought up in Bandra, Mumbai. She graduated in English Literature from St. Xaviers College, Mumbai. She always had a passion for music and songs. Kausar Munir married to Naveen Pandita. They have a daughter Sophie Pandita.
Kausar started working in media and started doing some research work. Kausar Munir is a lyricist who started her career in television with writing for the television serial Jassi Jaissi Koi Nahin. She went on to write Falak Tak for the film Tashan, followed by songs for Ishaqzaade, Ek Tha Tiger, Dhoom 3, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Dear Zindagi, She has also worked as a language consultant for the film English Vinglish. She has penned down several lyrics for Bollywood movies and is also working as script writer.
2018 - 3 Dev, Pad Man
2017 - Secret Superstar, Meri Pyaari Bindu , Begum Jaan (Additional Screenplay, Dialogues, Lyrics)
2016 - Dear Zindagi, Raaz: Reboot, Baarish Aur Chowmein (script and lyrics)
2015 - Phantom (lyricist and dialogue), Bajrangi Bhaijaan (lyricist and additional dialogue), Shamitabh, Tevar
2014 - Heropanti, Main Tera Hero, Youngistaan, Jai Ho
2013 - Dhoom - 3, Bullett Raja, Gori Tere Pyaar Mein, Ishkq in Paris, Nautanki Saala!
2012 - Ajab Gazabb Love, Ek Tha Tiger, Ishaqzaade
2010 - Anjaana Anjaani (lyrics: "Anjaana Anjaani")
2008 - Tashan (lyrics: "Falak Tak")
Nomination: Album of The Year Mirchi Music Awards (2017) for Secret Superstar
Nomination: Lyricist of The Year Mirchi Music Awards (2017) for "Maana Ke Hum Yaar Nahin (Duet)" from Meri Pyaari Bindu
Nomination: Best Lyricist Filmfare Awards(2016)
Nomination: Best Lyricist Screen Awards (2016)
Nomination: Best Lyricist Filmfare Awards(2014)
Nomination: Lyricist of The Year Mirchi Music Awards (2014) for "Suno Na Sangemarmar" from Youngistaan
Nomination: Album of The Year Mirchi Music Awards (2012) for Ishaqzaade
Winner: Best Lyricist Stardust Awards (2014)
Winner: Best Lyricist Star Screen Awards (2014)
Winner : Best Lyricist Zee Cine Award(2013)
Winner : Standout Performance By Lyricist Stardust Award(2013)
Winner : Standout Performance By Lyricist Stardust Award(2009)