Famous People From India
Find out more about the greatest Indian Directors, including Sooraj Barjatya, Aditya Chopra, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Rohit Shetty and Ram Gopal Varma
Aamir KhanAamir Khan
14 March 1965
Actor, Director, Producer
Satyajit RaySatyajit Ray
02 May 1921
Indian filmmaker

Bhupen HazarikaBhupen Hazarika
08 September 1926
Musician, Singer, Poet, Filmmaker, Lyricist

Guru DuttGuru Dutt
09 July 1925
Actor, Producer, Director, Choreographer

Shomu MukherjeeShomu Mukherjee
19 June 1943
Film Director & Producer

Goldie BehlGoldie Behl
1975 AD
Film Maker
Dadasaheb PhalkeDadasaheb Phalke
30 April 1870
Father of Indian Cinema

Nadira BabbarNadira Babbar
20 January 1948
Theater Artist

M Night ShyamalanM Night Shyamalan
06 August 1970
Film Director

Mrunmayee LagooMrunmayee Lagoo
 
Actress, Assistant Director, Script Supervisor
Anurag KashyapAnurag Kashyap
10 September 1972
Film director, Film producer, Actor, Screenwriter,

SelvaraghavanSelvaraghavan
05 March 1977
film director, screenwriter
Sunil DuttSunil Dutt
06 June 1930
Actor

Ali Abbas ZafarAli Abbas Zafar
 

Mani RatnamMani Ratnam
02 June 1956
Film producer, Film director, Actor, Screenwriter
Sanjay Leela BhansaliSanjay Leela Bhansali
24 February 1963
Film director, Film producer, Music director,

Aditya ChopraAditya Chopra
21 May 1971
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer
Ram Gopal VarmaRam Gopal Varma
07 April 1962
Film director, Film producer, Screenwriter

Farah KhanFarah Khan
09 January 1965
Director

Rohit ShettyRohit Shetty
14 March 1973
Film director
Anil DevganAnil Devgan
 

PriyadarshanPriyadarshan
30 January 1957
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer
Shammi KapoorShammi Kapoor
21 October 1931
Actor

David DhawanDavid Dhawan
16 August 1955
Film director, Screenwriter, Film editor

Prithviraj KapoorPrithviraj Kapoor
03 November 1906
Actor

Yash ChopraYash Chopra
27 September 1932
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Artist
Rakesh RoshanRakesh Roshan
06 September 1949
Producer
A. L. VijayA. L. Vijay
17 June 1983
film director

Puri JagannadhPuri Jagannadh
28 September 1966
Film director, Screenwriter

Gautham MenonGautham Menon
25 February 1973
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer

Rajkumar HiraniRajkumar Hirani
22 November 1962
Film director, Screenwriter, Film editor
Shekhar KapurShekhar Kapur
06 December 1945
Actor, Film director, Accountant, Blogger, Film

Ayan MukerjiAyan Mukerji
15 August 1983
film director

Shirish KunderShirish Kunder
24 May 1973
Film producer, Film director, Author, Film editor,

Sriram RaghavanSriram Raghavan
1963 AD
film director, author, author

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Trivikram SrinivasTrivikram Srinivas
07 November 1971
writer, screenwriter, film director, lyricist,
Nasir HussainNasir Hussain
03 February 1931
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer

Kunal KapoorKunal Kapoor
26 June 1959
Actor
MysskinMysskin
20 September 1971
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter

K. S. RavikumarK. S. Ravikumar
30 May 1958
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter

Balu MahendraBalu Mahendra
20 May 1939
Film director, Actor, Camera operator,
M. SasikumarM. Sasikumar
30 November 1975
film director, film editor, screenwriter

Karthik SubbarajKarthik Subbaraj
 
Mohit SuriMohit Suri
11 April 1981
Film director

K. V. AnandK. V. Anand
30 October 1966
cinematographer, film director, screenwriter

S. A. ChandrasekharS. A. Chandrasekhar
 

Mira NairMira Nair
15 October 1957
Actor, Film director, Film producer, Screenwriter

Vipul Amrutlal ShahVipul Amrutlal Shah
03 April 1973
Film director, Film producer
Deepa MehtaDeepa Mehta
01 January 1950
Film director, Screenwriter

Tigmanshu DhuliaTigmanshu Dhulia
03 July 1967
Film director, Film producer, Actor, Author,

Prakash JhaPrakash Jha
27 February 1952
Film producer, Film director, Screenwriter

VetrimaaranVetrimaaran
04 September 1975
Film director
Vidhu Vinod ChopraVidhu Vinod Chopra
05 September 1952
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer

K. BalachanderK. Balachander
09 July 1930
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter
Venkat PrabhuVenkat Prabhu
07 November 1975
Actor, Film director, Screenwriter, Playback

Hrishikesh MukherjeeHrishikesh Mukherjee
30 September 1922
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Film

P. BharathirajaP. Bharathiraja
17 July 1941
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter
Neeraj PandeyNeeraj Pandey
1973 AD
author, film director, screenwriter

Rituparno GhoshRituparno Ghosh
31 August 1963
Film director, Screenwriter
Tarsem SinghTarsem Singh
26 May 1961
Film director, Film producer, Screenwriter

R. K. SelvamaniR. K. Selvamani
 

Surinder KapoorSurinder Kapoor
23 December 1925
Film producer
Rajkumar SantoshiRajkumar Santoshi
 

V. ShantaramV. Shantaram
18 November 1901
Film director, Actor, Film producer, Screenwriter,
Nagesh KukunoorNagesh Kukunoor
30 March 1967
Film director, Actor, Film producer

Mukesh BhattMukesh Bhatt
05 June 1952
Film producer, Actor

Anees BazmeeAnees Bazmee
 

BharathanBharathan
14 November 1947
film director
Jeethu JosephJeethu Joseph
10 November 1972
Film director, Screenwriter
Sooraj BarjatyaSooraj Barjatya
22 February 1964
Film director, Film producer, Screenwriter

Ramesh SippyRamesh Sippy
23 January 1947
film director, film producer, composer

Kasinathuni ViswanathKasinathuni Viswanath
19 February 1930
Film director, Actor

Shyam BenegalShyam Benegal
14 December 1934
Film director, Politician, Screenwriter
Sekhar KammulaSekhar Kammula
04 February 1972
Film director

Rakeysh Omprakash MehraRakeysh Omprakash Mehra
07 July 1963
Film director, Screenwriter

Renji PanickerRenji Panicker
 

SuseenthiranSuseenthiran
1978 AD
film director, screenwriter

Madhur BhandarkarMadhur Bhandarkar
26 August 1968
Film director, Screenwriter
Anjali MenonAnjali Menon
 

Surender ReddySurender Reddy
07 December 1975
Film director, Screenwriter
R. BalkiR. Balki
 

Srinu VaitlaSrinu Vaitla
24 September 1966
film director

V. V. VinayakV. V. Vinayak
09 October 1972
film director
Ramanand SagarRamanand Sagar
29 December 1917
Film director, Screenwriter, Film producer, Writer

PandirajPandiraj
07 June 1976
Film director
Anwar RasheedAnwar Rasheed
 

Karan MalhotraKaran Malhotra
 

HariHari
26 December 1972
film director

Ritwik GhatakRitwik Ghatak
04 November 1925
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer,
Balaji MohanBalaji Mohan
25 May 1987
Film director, Actor, Author, Screenwriter

Gauri ShindeGauri Shinde
06 July 1974
Film director, Author, Screenwriter
Lindsay AndersonLindsay Anderson
17 April 1923
Film director, Actor, Screenwriter, Film producer,

Azhagam PerumalAzhagam Perumal
25 May 1965
Film director

Ketan MehtaKetan Mehta
1952 AD
film director, screenwriter

Srikanth AddalaSrikanth Addala
 
Radha MohanRadha Mohan
20 November 1965
Film director, Actor