Sanjay Gadhvi

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Sanjay Gadhavi
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Born 22 November 1965
Lucknow, India
Residence Mumbai, India
Occupation Film Director
Known for Dhoom series
Spouse(s) Gina

Sanjay Gadhvi (born 22 November 1965) is an Indian writer and film director who is known for Dhoom series.

Early life[edit]

He was born to Manubhai Gadhvi, a renowned and much revered speaker, socialite and orator. He belongs to Junagadh in Gujarat. His father also tried films during his young age, afterwards he quit films and focused on social work.


He made his directorial debut with Tere Liye (2000) which went unnoticed. His first film with Yash Raj Films was Mere Yaar Ki Shaadi Hai (2002). The film enjoyed moderate success.

He first gained attention when he directed the action thriller Dhoom in 2004. The film was a hit and practically revived the careers of the actors and actresses starring in the film.

He then directed the sequel to Dhoom, called Dhoom 2. The film starred three of the main actors from the previous film: Abhishek Bachchan, Uday Chopra and Rimi Sen. Hrithik Roshan, Aishwarya Rai and Bipasha Basu were also in the film. The action thriller film was the highest grosser of 2006.




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