top 10 directors of bollywood 2012

by puneet_garg27 | created - 21 Feb 2013 | updated - 21 Feb 2013 | Public

1. Sujoy Ghosh

Writer | Kahaani

Sujoy Ghosh was born on May 21, 1966 in Calcutta, West Bengal, India. He is a writer and director, known for Kahaani (2012), Jhankaar Beats (2003) and Aladin (2009).

2. Anurag Basu

Director | Barfi!

Anurag Basu, a Bollywood director and writer explores relationships and adversity on reel. He had his share of tough times when he was diagnosed with leukemia.

Basu directed television serials among which is Tara (1993), which became one of the first soap operas on Indian television. He also ...

3. Anurag Kashyap

Producer | Gangs of Wasseypur

Anurag Singh Kashyap (born 10 September 1972) is an Indian film director, producer and screenwriter. Kashyap made his directorial debut with as yet unreleased Paanch, with Kay Kay Menon as the lead. As a filmmaker, he is known for Black Friday (2004), a controversial and award-winning Hindi film ...

4. Shoojit Sircar

Director | Vicky Donor

Shoojit Sircar is one of the acclaimed directors in Bollywood film industry. His latest movie 'Piku' got rave reviews and huge love by audience which got him in wider map in the industry. His previous movies Madras Cafe and Vicky Donor are also critically acclaimed. He generally tried to choose ...

5. Tigmanshu Dhulia

Writer | Paan Singh Tomar

Tigmanshu Dhulia is a writer and director, known for Paan Singh Tomar (2012), Gangs of Wasseypur (2012) and Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster Returns (2013).

6. Gauri Shinde

Director | English Vinglish

Gauri Shinde is a director and writer, known for English Vinglish (2012), Dear Zindagi (2016) and Oh Man! (2001).

7. Umesh Shukla

Writer | OMG: Oh My God!

Umesh Shukla is a writer and director, known for OMG: Oh My God! (2012), All Is Well (2015) and Dhoondte Reh Jaoge (2009).

8. Yash Chopra

Producer | Veer-Zaara

Labeled the eternal romantic and with one of the best musical senses in the business, Yash Chopra is arguably India's most successful director of romantic films. Although he made action-oriented films like the ever-popular Deewaar (1975), it is in tackling love and its various aspects that he has ...

9. Karan Malhotra

Director | Agneepath

Karan Malhotra is an assistant director and director, known for Agneepath (2012), Main Hoon Na (2004) and My Name Is Khan (2010).

10. Habib Faisal

Writer | Do Dooni Chaar

Habib Faisal is a writer and director, known for Do Dooni Chaar (2010), Ishaqzaade (2012) and Fan (2016).