Meghna Gulzar in Indian film Hindi director and producer. Her age is 46 years old. She is also known by her father and mother. Meghna Gulzar is the daughter of the legendary lyricist, novelist and poet Gulzar and his wife actress Raakhee. Meghna made her directorial debut with the 2002 movie, Filhaal.

She written a book about her father, titled Because He Is…, Gulzar received wider recognization for directing the 2018 spy thriller Raazi, one of the highest-grossing Indian films of 2018. She achieved many awards like the Best Director and Best Film Awards at Filmfare for the film.

Recently, Meghna Gulzar direct a biopic reality-based movie “Chhapak”  on the life of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal. It features actress Deepika Padukone and actor Vikrant Massey in leading roles. It is slated to be released in Indian theatres on 10 January 2020.

Meghna Gulzar’s next film ‘Sam’ will be released on 6 Jul 2021.

Meghna Gulzar

Let’s get more information about the Meghna Gulzar biography, age, weight, net worth, girlfriends and many more.

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Family And Born Details

Meghna Gulzar was born to a poet and novelist Gulzar and actress Rakhee Gulzar. In her family, she is a single child of her parents. Meghna Gulzar was born on 13th December 1973 in Mumbai Maharashtra, India.Meghna Gulzar's Parents Rakhee-Gulzar-Collage

Born Details

Birth NameMeghna Gulzar
Date of Birth13 December 1973
Birth PlaceMumbai Maharashtra, India


FatherGulzar (Lyricist)
MotherAkhee (Actress)



Study And Career

Meghna Gulzar began her writing career as a freelance writer for The Times of India and the NFDC publication Cinema in India. Meghna is very great at writing and some of her poetries are published in anthologies of the Poetry Society of India.

After completing her graduation in Sociology, she worked with noted filmmaker Saeed Akhtar Mirza as an assistant director. In 1995, she completed a short course in filmmaking from the Tisch School of Arts, New York University, New York.

She completed her graduation in sociology from St.Xavier’s College in Mumbai. The actress undertook a short filmmaking course from the Tisch School of Arts in New York.

Meghna started her filmmaking career as an assistant to director Saeed Mirza and later her father Gulzar in films Maachis (1996) and Hu Tu Tu (1999). She then started making documentaries for Doordarshan as well as music videos.

Meghna directed her first film, Filhaal, in 2002, starring former Miss Universe-turned-actress Sushmita Sen and Tabu. Her second directorial movie was Just Married in 2007. In 2015, Meghna directed Talvar, written by Vishal Bharadwaj and based on the 2008 Noida double murder case.

Meghna’s latest directorial venture is the 2018 thriller Raazi. Produced by Junglee Pictures and Dharma Productions, it stars Alia Bhatt and Vicky Kaushal.

Meghna Gulzar direct a biopic movie “Chhapak”  on the life of acid attack survivor Laxmi Agarwal. It features actress Deepika Padukone and actor Vikrant Massey in leading roles. It is slated to be released in Indian theatres on 10 January 2020. Meghna Gulzar Direct movie Chhapaak

In June 2019, she also confirmed her second upcoming project, Nails, based on the life of army officer Sam Manekshaw and produced by Ronnie Screwvala, which will mark her second film with Kaushal and release in 2021.

Educational Qualification

School:St. Xavier’s Mumbai
CollegeSt. Xavier’s Mumbai

The Tisch School of Arts, New York University, New York

Education QualificationGraduation in Sociology

A short course in Filmmaking from the Tisch School of Arts, New York University


Film(Screenplay): Hu Tu Tu (1999)

(Screenplay): Hu Tu Tu (1999) Film (Director): Filhaal… (2002)

Personal Life

Meghna Gulzar with her husband Govind Sandhu

Meghna Gulzar with her husband Govind Sandhu

Meghna Gulzar is married to businessman Govind Sandhu since 9 January 2000 who is the co-founder and CFO of Antworks Pte. Ltd. Meghna Gulzar has a son from her marriage named Samay Gulzar.

Meghna Gulzar Bio

Real NameMeghna Gulzar
Age (as 2019)46 Years Old
ProfessionWriter, Film Director
Famous ForGulzar and Rakhee’s Daughter
Zodiac SignSagittarius
AddressMumbai, Maharashtra, India
HobbiesPainting, Gardening, Listening to Music, Reading
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian

Physical Appearance

Height:in centimeters- 163cm,
1.88m(in meters),
Weight:in kilograms- 659kg,
143lbs(in pounds)
Body MeasurementsChest: 50inches
Waist: 35inches
Waist: 35inches
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBlack

Favorite Things

FoodGolgappa, Non-Vegetarian Food
ActorAamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh Bachchan
Actress:Rekha, Tabu, Alia Bhatt
ColorBlack, Red
Film:When Harry Met Sally…(1989)
SingerKishore Kumar, Lata Mangeshkar
SongJaage Hain… from the film Guru (2007) and Kabira from the film Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
PlaceMumbai, Kashmir

Relationship And MoreMeghna Gulzar Wedding Photos

Meghna Gulzar’s husband’s name is Govind Sandhu. Her husband is Co-Founder at AntWorks Pte Ltd.

Marital Status: Married

Affairs Boyfriends: Govind Sandhu


Husband/Spouse: Govind Sandhu

Meghna Gulzar Husband

Meghna Gulzar Husband


Son: Samay

Daughter: None

Meghna Gulzar’s Book’s name is “Because of He Is….”.


Meghna Gulzar Movies-

1999Hu Tu TuYes
2007Just MarriedYes
2007Dus KahaniyaanYes
2015TalvarYesNominated—Filmfare Award for Best Director
2018RaaziYesYesFilmfare Award for Best Director Filmfare Award for Best Film

Nominated—Filmfare Critics Award for Best Film



Meghna Gulzar achieved many awards in her life. She is known for Gulzar and Rakhee’s Daughter. But she also is known for her hard work as a director.

2019Filmfare AwardsBest DirectorRaazi
2019IIFABest PictureRaazi
2019Zee Cine AwardsBest FilmRaazi
2019Zee Cine AwardsBest LyricsRaazi

Current Work And Details

Meghna Gulzar’s upcoming movie is Chhapaak and Sam. Chhapaak movie will be released on 10 January and Sam will be July 2021.

Social Media Accounts

Meghna Gulzar is active on social media. Her Instagram followers are 94.4k and on twitter followers is 99k.

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Some Other Facts

  • Meghna Gulzar’s nickname was Bosky.
  • She started her career as a freelance writer with the Times of India.
  • During an interview, Meghna Gulzar said that she takes inspiration from the everyday, ordinary.
  • In an interview, she expressed her desire to direct her mother Rakhee.
  • She doesn’t like ‘Bollywood’ rather than the ‘Hindi Film Industry’.
  • She also wrote for the NFDC Publication cinema in India.

Hence, this is all about Meghna Gulzar’s husband, Movies and more. She is actually a multi-talented director.

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