Sanjay Gupta is a Bollywood writer-director known for his dark thrillers. He comes from an affluent business family of South Mumbai. He is Best known for films like Kaante and Shootout at Lokhandwala & most recently Shootout at Wadala.
Gupta started his career with Aatish: Feel the Fire which was not well appreciated. Later he went to write and direct films like Ram Shastra, Khauff & Jung . But his biggest break came with Kaante for which he was nominated at Filmfare Award for Best Director.
He also went to produce hit films like Shootout at Lokhandwala(Co-produced with Balaji Motion Pictures) & Dus Kahaniyaan.
In 2013, he directed & Co-produced Shootout at Wadala with Balaji Motion Pictures, sequel to 2007 hit Shootout at Lokhandwala which emerged as another hit of his career. The film was critically acclaimed and commercially successful.
Mumbai Saga will be his next movie which he himself claims as his “most ambitious” project.