|BIRTHDAY||12 August, 1960|
|BIRTH PLACE||Kurnool , Andhra Pradesh|
|AGE||57 Years Old|
Esmayeel Shroff (born August 12, 1960) is an Indian film director and writer. Shroff is also noted for his work in the Bollywood industry.
His hit film Thodisi Bewafaii was famous among the crowd of 80's. The movie was written by his brother, Moin Ud Din Shroff. Shroff was also a qualified engineer from National Institute of technology but his interest in films made him shift to Mumbai. He first worked as an assistant director for the film titled ‘Sadhu Aur Shaitan’.
Though he made his directorial debut on television, Esmayeel gained success with Thodisi Bewafaii. While working on Thodisi Bewafaii, he started attracting a variety of roles in films including Agar - If, Love 86 and Police Public, God and Gun, Zid, where he first teamed with long-term collaborator Pranlal Mehta. In 1986, Shroff's fame widened with the release of his movie - Agar - If, the first of a profitable film, which was written by Moin Ud Din Shroff.
Till date he has directed 15 movies with debut in 1977 from movies Agar..If(1977) to Thoda Tum Badlo Thoda Hum in 2004.