Ashok Ambardekar wrote screenplay and directed an indie film "Aakanksha" in Hindi, the first film of Indian diaspora produced in Washington DC. Ashok developed concept for a Hindi serial "Missing" for Indian TV audience. His first fiction "In Search of Shanker" published in 2012 is now on Amazon Kindle. Recently he pitched his two plays in Marathi to Mumbai producers for theatrical staging. Ashok has directed plays in Hindi and Marathi for Washington Metro area's Indian Community Theater.