Anuraadha Tewari also known as Anuradha Tiwari is a Mumbai-based Indian writer and film director. She is most known for co-writing screenplay of films like, Fashion (2008) and Jail (2010), the former won her Filmfare Award nomination for Best Screenplay.
With a Masters Degree and a Gold Medal in Film Direction from the prestigious Film School of Jamia, Millia Islamia, New Delhi, Anuraadha began her career as a Chief Assistant to Mahesh Bhatt and worked with him on three Films followed by a long stint as an independent Writer Director for Anupam Kher's Media based Company and was acknowledged as the youngest Director in India at the time by the mainstream Press for having directed some path breaking shows and events for TV.
Thereafter, she has worked as the Supervising Producer of Channel V, the CEO of a Cinema based portal by the Walchand Group, the Creative Business Strategist for Astral Star Asia as well Vogue Entertainment, ending her corporate stint with the role of the National Creative Director, Crest Communications.
Getting back to pure creatives in 2002,she worked As a Story – Screenplay Writer on Prakash Jha's 'Rahul', 'Yaadein' by Subhash Ghai and 'Supari' by Padam Kumar. Starting in 2004, she has written 12 successful Television Shows ending with 'Seven' a 26 part super hero series for Yashraj Films currently being aired on Sony, followed by the story and screenplay of the award winning 'Fashion' and 'Jail', both by Madhur Bhandarkar. She is now occupied with several scripts including those of Madhur Bhandarkar, Karan Johar, Tips Industries as well as Saif Ali Khan Productions.