Mahesh Bhatt

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Birthday
20, 1948
Birthplace
India
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
India

About

Indian director, actor, producer and screenwriter who initially gained fame for his directorial work on acclaimed films like 1982's Arth, 1984's Saaransh and 1985's Janam. He is the winner of numerous industry honors, including Filmfare Awards for Best Director, Best Actor and Best Villain.

Before Fame

He attended Don Bosco High School in Matunga and got his start in the film industry as an assistant to director Raj Khosla.

Trivia

He has been an ardent follower of the teachings of U.G. Krishnamurti and wrote the philosopher's biography in 1992.

Family Life

He married Lorraine Bright age twenty and had two children, actors Rahul Bhatt and Pooja Bhatt, with her. After their divorce, he got remarried to actress and director Soni Razdan, with whom he has daughters named Shaheen Bhatt and Alia Bhatt.

Associated With

He directed actress Sonali Bendre in the 1998 drama Zakhm.