Mahesh Bhatt

Director ● Producer ● Story Writer


Mahesh Bhatt is an Indian film director, producer and screenwriter known for his works exclusively in Hindi cinema. A stand-out film from his earlier period is Saaransh (1984), screened at the 14th Moscow International Film Festival, and became India's official entry for the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film for that year. The 1986 film Naam was his first piece of commercial cinema. In 1987, he turned producer with the film Kabzaa under the banner, "Vishesh Films", with his brother Mukesh Bhatt. Bhatt went on to become one of the most recognized directors of the Indian film industry in the next decade, giving both art-house works such as Daddy (1989) and Swayam (1991, and launching his daughter Pooja Bhatt as a movie actress, ) — as well as commercial romantic hits like Awaargi (1990), Aashiqui (1990) and Dil Hai Ki Manta Nahin (1991), in which he cast Pooja with actor Aamir Khan. He next directed Sadak (1991) which remains his highest grossing either directed or produced under the banner, "Vishesh Films". During 1990's Bhatt won critical acclaim for Sir (1993), along with other hits such as Gumraah (1993) and Criminal (1994). In 1994 he won the National Film Award – Special Jury Award for directing Hum Hain Rahi Pyar Ke (1993). In 1999, he directed the autobiographical Zakhm, which has garnered the Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration. Bhatt has produced contemporary super hits such as Jism, Murder and Woh Lamhe. He co-owns film producing company Vishesh Films with his brother Mukesh Bhatt.

Born on: 20 September, 1948

Born in: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Hindi TBA
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Hindi 2015
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Hindi 1999
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Hindi 1999
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Hindi 1998
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Hindi 1998
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Hindi 1998
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Hindi 1998
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Hindi 1996
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Hindi 1996
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Hindi 1996
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Hindi 1995
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Hindi 1994
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Hindi 1994
Director
Telugu 1994
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Hindi 1994
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Hindi 1993
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Hindi 1993
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Hindi 1993
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Hindi 1993
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Hindi 1993
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Hindi 1993
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Hindi 1992
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Hindi 1992
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Hindi 1992
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Hindi 1991
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Hindi 1991
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Hindi 1991
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Hindi 1991
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Hindi 1990
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Hindi 1990
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Hindi 1990
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Hindi 1989
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Hindi 1988
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Hindi 1987
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Hindi 1987
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Hindi 1987
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Hindi 1986
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Hindi 1986
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Hindi 1985
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Hindi 1984
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Hindi 1982
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Hindi 1980
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Hindi 1979
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Hindi 1978
Director
Hindi 1977
Director
Hindi 1974
Director
Hindi 2015
Dialogue Writer, Story Writer
Hindi 2015
Story Writer, Screenplay Writer
Hindi 2013
Story Writer
Hindi 2012
Screenplay Writer, Story Writer
Hindi 2011
Story Writer
Hindi 2010
Screenplay Writer, Story Writer
Hindi 2006
Story Writer
Hindi 2006
Story Writer
Hindi 2005
Screenplay Writer
Hindi 2004
Screenplay Writer
Tamil 2000
Screenplay Writer, Story Writer
Hindi 1998
Screenplay Writer, Story Writer
Hindi 1998
Screenplay Writer
Hindi 1997
Story Writer, Dialogue Writer, Screenplay Writer
Hindi 1994
Screenplay Writer
Hindi 1985
Story Writer, Screenplay Writer
Hindi 1984
Dialogue Writer, Screenplay Writer, Story Writer
Hindi 1982
Story Writer, Screenplay Writer
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Producer
Hindi 2016
Producer
Hindi 2016
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Hindi 2015
Producer
Hindi 2015
Producer
Hindi 2015
Producer
Hindi 2015
Producer
Hindi 2014
Co-Producer
Hindi 2013
Producer
Hindi 2013
Producer
Hindi 2012
Producer
Hindi 2012
Executive Producer
Hindi 2011
Producer
Hindi 2010
Producer
Hindi 2006
Producer
Hindi 1997
Executive Producer
Hindi 1996
Executive Producer
Hindi 1996
Producer
Hindi 1996
Executive Producer
Hindi TBA
Special Appearance
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Supporting Actor
Hindi 2015
Special Appearance
Hindi 2014
Special Appearance
English 2012
Supporting Actor
Hindi 2011
Supporting Actor
Hindi 2008
Supporting Actor, Supporting Actor, Supporting Actor
Hindi 2004
Supporting Actor
English 2002
Supporting Actor
Hindi 1998
Supporting Actor
Hindi 1997
Supporting Actor
Hindi 1991
Actor
Hindi 1984
Actor
Hindi 1979
Actor
Hindi 1970
Special Appearance
Hindi 2015
Playback Singer
English 2010
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