Birth: 1976, Hazaribagh, Jharkhand

Raj Kumar Gupta is an acclaimed Indian film maker and screen writer. He made his debut as director with critically acclaimed Aamir and followed it up with Rani Mukherjee and Vidya Balan starrer No One Killed Jessica based on the Jessica Lall murder case, which also received critical acclaim.

 

Gupta's upcoming project are Ghanchakkar, Rapchik Romance. He was also associate director of the film Like Black Friday and No smoking. Born to a middle class family hailing from Hazaribagh , he did his schooling from Delhi Public School, Bokaro. His teachers remember him as a humble boy who always kept to himself.