Vivek Agnihotri (born 10 November) is an avant-garde Bollywood Indian film director, producer and screenwriter. NDTV calls Agnihotri one of the few new age Hindi cinema film directors, known to experiment in different genres of film making. He has ventured into genres like erotica, thriller, sports, political dramas and love stories making him a multi genre director.
Agnihotri made his directorial debut with Chocolate: Deep Dark Secrets (2005) and the erotic thriller Hate Story.
In 2002, he created a production house named Vivek Agnihotri Creates Pvt. Ltd. He is the recipient of Excellence In Cinema Award at 7th Global Film Festival Noida.