Anurag Kashyap

Film Director / Film Producer / Actor / Screenwriter | * 09/10/1972 (46) | Gorakhpur, Uttar Pradesh, India
Anurag Kashyap (born 10 September 1972) is an Indian film director, writer, editor, producer and actor known for his works in Hindi cinema. He is the recipient of several accolades, including a National Film Award, and four Filmfare Awards. For his contributions to film, the Government of France awarded him the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Knight of the Order of Arts and letters) in 2013. After writing a television serial, Kashyap got his major break as a co-writer in Ram Gopal Varma's crime drama Satya (1998), and made his directorial debut with Paanch, which never had a theatrical release due to censorship issues. He then went on to direct Black Friday (2007), a film based on the namesake book by Hussain Zaidi about the 1993 Bombay bombings. Its release was held up for two years by the Central Board of Film Certification because of the pending verdict of the case at that time, but was released in 2007 to widespread critical appreciation. Kashyap's followup, No Smoking (2007) me... ()
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Anurag Kashyap is an Indian film director, screenwriter, producer and actor. He is often regarded as the face of an emerging new wave cinema for producing numerous independent films with newcomers. For his contributions to film, the Government of France awarded him the Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters) in 2013. After writing a television serial, Kashyap got his major break as a co-writer in Ram Gopal Varma's crime drama Satya (1998), and made his directorial debut with Paanch, which never had a theatrical release due to censorship issues. Apart from filmmaking, Kashyap serves as the Member of board of the Mumbai-based NGO, Aangan, which helps protect vulnerable children around India. He is the founder of two film production companies: Anurag Kashyap Films, which is run by Guneet Monga, Phantom Films with partnership from directors Vikramaditya Motwane and Vikas Bahl and producer Madhu Mantena.

Most frequent genres for this person: Drama | Crime | Thriller

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Awards & Nominations for Anurag Kashyap

Filmfare Awards

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Movies with Anurag Kashyap as Actor(15)

as Inspector Badlani2019 Ghoomketu
as Vishambhar Pratap Chauhan2018 Daas Dev
as ACP Martin Roy (Rudra)2018 Imaikkaa Nodigal
as ACP Rane2016 Akira
as Himself (Cameo Appearance)2014 Bhoothnath Returns
as Judge of World Dance Championship Auditions (Cameo Appearance)2014 Happy New Year
as himself2011 Soundtrack
as himself2011 Trishna
as Bunty Bhaiya2011 Shagird
as Kashyap (Cameo Appearance)2010 Tera Kya Hoga Johnny
as himself2009 Luck by Chance
as Man in the Party2009 Gulaal
as Man in Elevator (Uncredited Role)2007 No Smoking

TV Shows/Series with Anurag Kashyap as Actor(2)

as himself2016 The Kapil Sharma Show
as himself2004 Coffee with Karan

Movies with Anurag Kashyap as Crew(104)

Production/Producer2019 The Elder One
Writing/Dialogue2019 The Elder One
Production/Post Production Producer2019 Super 30
Production/Producer2019 Saand Ki Aankh
Production/Producer2018 Bhavesh Joshi Superhero
Directing/Director2018 Manmarziyaan
Directing/Director2018 Mukkabaaz
Writing/Screenplay2018 Mukkabaaz
Production/Producer2018 Mukkabaaz
Writing/Story2018 Mukkabaaz
Writing/Dialogue2018 Mukkabaaz
Directing/Director2018 Lust Stories
Writing/Screenplay2018 Lust Stories
Writing/Dialogue2018 Lust Stories
Writing/Story2018 Lust Stories
Writing/Screenplay2017 Bank Chor
Production/Producer2017 Trapped
Production/Producer2016 Udta Punjab
Production/Producer2016 Wrong Side Raju
Directing/Director2016 Raman Raghav 2.0
Production/Producer2016 Raman Raghav 2.0
Writing/Screenplay2016 Raman Raghav 2.0
Directing/Director2016 Madly
Writing/Story2016 Madly
Writing/Screenplay2016 Madly
Production/Executive Producer2016 India In a Day
Editing/Co-Editor2015 Meeruthiya Gangsters
Production/Producer2015 Shaandaar
Production/Producer2015 Haraamkhor
Production/Producer2015 Hunterrr
Production/Producer2015 Masaan
Production/Producer2015 Vakratunda Mahakaaya
Production/Producer2015 NH10
Directing/Director2015 Bombay Velvet
Writing/Story2015 Bombay Velvet
Production/Producer2015 Bombay Velvet
Production/Producer2014 Tigers
Production/Producer2014 Hasee Toh Phasee
Writing/Dialogue2014 Hasee Toh Phasee
Production/Producer2013 Shorts
Directing/Director2013 Ugly
Production/Producer2013 Ugly
Writing/Story2013 Ugly
Directing/Director2013 Bombay Talkies
Writing/Screenplay2013 Bombay Talkies
Production/Co-Producer2013 Monsoon Shootout
Production/Producer2013 The Lunchbox
Writing/Dialogue2013 Lootera
Production/Producer2013 Lootera
Production/Producer2013 Queen
Editing/Editor2013 Queen
Production/Producer2012 Aiyyaa
Production/Producer2012 Chittagong
Directing/Director2012 Gangs of Wasseypur - Part 1
Production/Producer2012 Gangs of Wasseypur - Part 1
Writing/Story2012 Gangs of Wasseypur - Part 1
Production/Producer2012 Shahid
Production/Producer2012 Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana
Production/Producer2012 Peddlers
Production/Producer2011 Shaitan
Production/Producer2011 Michael
Production/Producer2011 Trishna
Directing/Director2010 That Girl in Yellow Boots
Production/Producer2010 That Girl in Yellow Boots
Writing/Story2010 That Girl in Yellow Boots
Writing/Screenplay2010 Udaan
Production/Producer2010 Udaan
Directing/Director2009 Dev.D
Writing/Story2009 Dev.D
Writing/Dialogue2009 Kurbaan
Writing/Story2009 Gulaal
Writing/Screenplay2009 Gulaal
Directing/Director2009 Gulaal
Writing/Dialogue2009 Gulaal
Directing/Director2008 Mumbai Cutting
Writing/Creative Producer2008 Aamir
Writing/Dialogue2007 Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal
Writing/Screenplay2007 Fool N Final
Writing/Dialogue2007 Honeymoon Travels Pvt. Ltd.
Writing/Dialogue2007 Shakalaka Boom Boom
Directing/Director2007 Return Of Hanuman
Writing/Story2007 Return Of Hanuman
Directing/Director2007 No Smoking
Writing/Screenplay2007 No Smoking
Writing/Story2007 No Smoking
Writing/Dialogue2006 Mixed Doubles
Writing/Dialogue2005 Water
Writing/Dialogue2005 Main Aisa Hi Hoon
Writing/Screenplay2004 Paisa Vasool
Writing/Story2004 Paisa Vasool
Writing/Dialogue2004 Yuva
Directing/Director2004 Black Friday
Writing/Screenplay2004 Black Friday
Directing/Director2003 Paanch
Writing/Screenplay2003 Paanch
Writing/Dialogue2001 Nayak: The Real Hero
Writing/Screenplay2000 Jung
Writing/Dialogue1999 Shool
Writing/Screenplay1999 Kaun?
Writing/Story1999 Kaun?
Directing/Director1999 Last Train To Mahakali
Writing/Writer1999 Last Train To Mahakali
Writing/Screenplay1998 Satya

TV Shows/Series with Anurag Kashyap as Crew(2)

Writing/Writer2019 Kabhie Kabhie
Directing/Director2018 Sacred Games

Additional Information

Official websites:
Citizenship: India
Born: Sunday, 09/10 1972 (September) in Gorakhpur, Haryana (current age: 46 years + 348 days)
Zodiac sign: Virgo (Chinese zodiac sign: Rat)
Educated at: University of Delhi
Spouses (current/former): Kalki Koechlin, Aarti Bajaj
Siblings: Anubhuti Kashyap, Abhinav Kashyap
Other names for Anurag Kashyap (nicknames, foreign languages etc.):
"Anurag Singh Kashyap"
Anurag Kashyap frequently works together with these people:
Vikas Bahl (26x, Crew)
Mukesh Chhabra (20x, Crew)
Amit Trivedi (19x, Crew)
Guneet Monga (16x, Crew)
Karan Johar (14x, Crew)
Nawazuddin Siddiqui (13x, Actor)
Aarti Bajaj (12x, Crew)
Rajeev Ravi (11x, Crew)
Ranjan Singh (11x, Crew)
Salman Khan (3x, Actor)
Pankaj Tripathi (3x, Actor)
WatchPlayStream ID: PEOPLE:688076, Added: 10/29/2018, Last updated: 07/27/2019