Anurag Kashyab born on September 10 in 1972 is an Indian film director, screenwriter, producer and actor. He is known for giving new face to the Indian Cinema and also an as an auteur and postmodern filmmaker. He has also been awarded with Ordre des Arts et des Lettres (Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters) in 2013 by Government of France.
Black Friday (2007)
This film is an Indian crime film written and directed by Anurag Kashyap. The film is based on The True Story of the Bombay Bomb Blasts.
Gangs of Wasseypur (2012)
It is crime film co-written, produced by Anurag Kashyab. The film is about the clash between the coal mafia of Dhanbad, and the underlying power struggles, politics and vengeance between three crime families.
Udta Punjab (2016)
Amid raging controversies against Udta Punjab's content, which is allegedly inspired from the real life drug addiction of youth in Punjab, the film released with one cut and 'A' certificate as per Supreme Court's order.
Raman Raghav (2016)
Anurag Kashyap’s psychological thriller “Raman Raghav 2.0”, based on the notorious serial killer Raman Raghav. Starring Nawazuddin Siddiqui as the notorious serial-killer, film also features Vicky Kaushal in the role of a cop.
Anurag Basu also tried his luck from direction to villain’s role in Akira, released on September 2. It is an Indian action drama film co-written, directed, and produced by AR Murugadoss. It features Sonakshi Sinha in the titular role.