Biography

Vikram Bhatt is a Bollywood director, producer and screenwriter.

He is the grandson of Vijay Bhatt, who was one of the pioneer of Indian films and the son of cinematographer Pravin Bhatt. He has more than 21 films to his credit and at present he is the creative head of a conglomerate called ASA productions.

He started his career in 1982, at the young age of 14, with late Director Mukul Anand in Mukul's first film, 'Kanoon Kya Karega'. He worked with Mukul for 6.5 months. His last film with the Late Mukul Anand was one of Indian Cinema's classic, 'Agneepath', on which he was a Chief Assistant.

Post that, he worked with Director Shekhar Kapur for 2.5 years and later with Director Mahesh Bhatt for 2 years, on films like, 'Hum Hain Raahi Pyaar Ke' and 'Junoon'.

He started his career as a Director with a film called 'Jaanam' with Producer Mukesh Bhatt. His first four films did not do too well at the Box Office, till he saw his first success in the film called 'Fareb'. After this, there was no looking back. He had a string of successful films viz. 'Ghulam', 'Kasoor', 'Raaz' and 'Awaara Pagal Deewana'. Post 'Awaara Paagal Deewana', he entered a phase where his films did not do that well except for the odd 'Deewane Hue Paagal' and the semi-biopic, 'Ankahee'.

In 2008, he came back with the success of his horror film, '1920'. 'Shaapit' followed soon after in 2010; completing his successful Horror Trilogy.

In 2010, Bhatt pioneered in the field of stereoscopic 3D for the first time in India and his film Haunted - 3D is the first stereoscopic 3D Hindi film that was released in May 2011.

Vikram Bhatt is a Bollywood director, producer and screenwriter.

He is the grandson of Vijay Bhatt, who was one of the pioneer of Indian films and the son of cinematographer Pravin Bhatt. He has more than 21 films to his credit and at present he is the creative head of a conglomerate called ASA productions.

He started his career in 1982, at the young age of 14, with late Director Mukul Anand in Mukul's first film, 'Kanoon Kya Karega'. He worked with Mukul for 6.5 months. His last film with the Late Mukul Anand was one of Indian Cinema's classic, 'Agneepath', on which he was a Chief Assistant.

Post that, he worked with Director Shekhar Kapur for 2.5 years and later with Director Mahesh Bhatt for 2 years, on films like, 'Hum Hain Raahi Pyaar Ke' and 'Junoon'.

He started his career as a Director with a film called 'Jaanam' with Producer Mukesh Bhatt. His first four films did not do too well at the Box Office, till he saw his first success in the film called 'Fareb'. After this, there was no looking back. He had a string of successful films viz. 'Ghulam', 'Kasoor', 'Raaz' and 'Awaara Pagal Deewana'. Post 'Awaara Paagal Deewana', he entered a phase where his films did not do that well except for the odd 'Deewane Hue Paagal' and the semi-biopic, 'Ankahee'.

In 2008, he came back with the success of his horror film, '1920'. 'Shaapit' followed soon after in 2010; completing his successful Horror Trilogy.

In 2010, Bhatt pioneered in the field of stereoscopic 3D for the first time in India and his film Haunted - 3D is the first stereoscopic 3D Hindi film that was released in May 2011.

Personal Info

Known For Directing

Gender Male

Known Credits 49

Birthday 1969-01-27

Place of Birth Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

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Also Known As

  • विक्रम भट्ट

Directing TV ShowsMovies

2018 1921 Director
2016 Raaz Reboot Director
2016 Love Games Director
2015 Mr. X Director
2014 Creature 3D Director
2012 Raaz 3: The Third Dimension Director
2012 Dangerous Ishhq Director
2011 Haunted Director
2010 Shaapit Director
2008 1920 Director
2007 Fear Director
2007 Life Mein Kabhie Kabhiee Director
2007 Red: The Dark Side Director
2007 Speed Director
2006 Ankahee Director
2005 Deewane Huye Paagal Director
2005 Jurm Director
2005 Elaan Director
2004 Aetbaar Director
2003 Inteha Director
2003 Footpath Director
2002 Awara Paagal Deewana Director
2002 Raaz Director
2002 Aap Mujhe Achche Lagne Lage Director
2001 Kasoor Director
1998 Ghulam Director
1995 Gunehgar Director
1994 Madhosh Director
1992 Jaanam Director

Writing

2018 1921 Story Screenplay Writer
2016 Raaz Reboot Writer
2016 1920 London Story
2016 Love Games Writer
2015 Hate Story 3 Dialogue Story Screenplay
2015 Bhaag Johnny Writer
2015 Mr. X Story
2015 Khamoshiyan Writer
2014 Creature 3D Writer
2013 Horror Story Writer
2013 Ankur Arora Murder Case Writer
2012 1920: Evil Returns Writer
2012 Dangerous Ishhq Writer
2012 Hate Story Writer
2011 Phirr Writer
2010 Shaapit Story Screenplay
2009 Three: Love, Lies, Betrayal Writer
2008 1920 Writer Screenplay
2006 Ankahee Writer
2005 Yakeen Story
2005 Elaan Writer
2004 Bardaasht Screenplay
2004 Aetbaar Writer
1996 Dastak Writer
1995 Gunehgar Story
1994 Madhosh Screenplay

Production

2018 Zindabaad (13 episodes)Producer
2018 1921 Producer
2015 Hate Story 3 Producer
2015 Bhaag Johnny Producer
2014 Hate Story 2 Producer
2013 Ankur Arora Murder Case Producer
2012 1920: Evil Returns Producer
2012 Hate Story Producer
2011 Lanka Producer
2010 Shaapit Producer
2008 1920 Producer

Acting

2018 Zindabaad (13 episodes)
2018 1921 as Mr. Wadia
2015 Bhaag Johnny as Djinn
2015 Khamoshiyan as Kabir's Friend and Book Editor

Creator

2018 Zakhmi Creator
2017 Tantra Creator
2017 Rain Creator
2017 Twisted Creator

Art

2015 Mr. X Art Direction

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