Occupation : Film Directors
Films : Heropanti, Kambakkht Ishq
Sabbir Khan Wiki
He is a known screenwriter and film director of Bollywood. He was born and brought in Mumbai in a typical Bollywood family, with his father a known lyricist of sixties and seventies, however, he lost his mother when he was quite young. This led him the single parent upbringing, which kept him with his father most of the time. Thus visiting a number of studios and film places was too inevitable for him since childhood, giving him a good launch pad to enter the Bollywood world. Despite, having exposure to the industry and having good number of contacts with the bigwigs of Bollywood, he was seen wandering from one place to the other.
Amidst all confusion, he headed to entered into ad world working some trivial jobs, which helped him to enter into the world of direction. Soon he was seen assisting the veteran director Mahesh Bhatt and David Dhawan. He worked with these two directors for a number of movies, which gave him a good exposure in direction and filmmaking. Later he also worked with Sajid Nadiawala’s production company called Nadiwala Grandson Entertainment in different roles and later graduated to the role of a director for different music videos and trailers. This later gave the chance to work as a director in the Akshay Kumar and Kareena Kapoor starrer movie called Kambakkht Ishq in 2009. The movie did average business, however, it gave recognition to this man in the world of Bollywood.
Apart from directing the movie, he also did its screenplay. This gave him recognition as a screenwriter as well in the Hindi Film Industry. He later was seen in working in a Hollywood movie in a cameo with stalwarts of Hollywood including Denise Richards, Sylvester Stallone, Holly Valance and Brandon Routh. The movie was mostly shot in Hollywood, Italy and even in Mumbai. His next directorial venture was the Tiger Shroff and Kriti Sanon starrer movie called Heropanti released in April 2014, which again gave him positive reviews in his favour. The movie was produced by Sajid Nadiawala, while the lead actors in the movie were doing their debut movie. Sabir Khan ironically failed to get any award though was nominated a couple of award functions.