Birthday: 11-04-1981
Age: 38
Star sign: Taurus

Mohit Suri has directed many Indian movies mostly sequels. Some of his directorial ventures include kalyug (2005), Awarapan (2007) amongst others. While the sequels directed by him are: Aashiqui 2 (2013), Raaz-the mystery continues (2009), Murder-2 (2011). His movies were vividly watched and appreciated by the critics and proved itself at the box office.

Early life

Mohit Suri's hometown is Mumbai. He is related to the Bhatt family of Bollywood that is Mahesh and Mukesh Bhatt. Emraan Hashmi, Aliya Bhatt, and Pooja Bhatt are his cousins. While her biological sister, Smiley Suri is an actor and has performed in Kalyug and Crook. Before starting his career as a director, Suri worked as an office assistant in T-series, and as an assistant director under Vikram Bhatt.

Career

Mohit Suri had commenced his career as an assistant director under Vikram Bhatt. In 2005, he made his directorial venture by the film Zeher, which, by the way, was not a huge success.In 2005 itself, Suri directed the film Kalyug which gained both critical and commercial popularity and success. Followed by the 2006 movie Woh Lamhe he got more critically renowned. In 2007, Mohit directed a film which was adopted from a Korean feature- ' A bittersweet life ', which he turned into a great critical and commercial success- Awarapan, starring Emraan Hashmi. In 2010, he catered a very sensitive topic, that of racial attacks in his film Crook. He also tried directing sequels, and his first ever directed sequel was Murder-2, the sequel to the very famous movie Murder. This picture of his gained extreme fame and collections. In 2013, he again gave a shot in directing a sequel to another hit of its time Aashiqui. Aashiqui-2 was a blockbuster and took Suri to another level in his career.

In 2014, he directed Ek Villain, which earned exceptionally well. While the 2015 movie Hamari Adhoori Kahani was not a huge success but it has an impact on its own.

Collaborating Partners

His trusted collaborating partner is Vishesh films, which produce most of his films. Also, the endearing background music of his films is composed by Raju Singh.

Personal life

Mohit Suri is in a relation with the Bhatt family. Pooja Bhatt, Aliya Bhatt and Emraan Hashmi are his cousins. His biological sister is Smiley Suri. He married Udita Goswami in 2009.