Abhishek Sharma (director)

Abhishek Sharma is an Indian film director and writer known for his works in Hindi cinema. He has directed comedy films like Tere Bin Laden (2010), its sequel Tere Bin Laden: Dead or Alive (2016) and The Shaukeens (2014).[1][2][3] His film Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran (2018), based on the nuclear tests named Pokhran-II.[4]

Abhishek Sharma
OccupationFilm director
Years active2010

As of August 2018, Sharma is shooting the film adaptation of Anuja Chauhan's novel The Zoya Factor, with Sonam Kapoor and Dulquer Salmaan.[5]


Year Film Director Screenwriter
2010 Tere Bin Laden Yes Yes
2014 The Shaukeens Yes
2016 Tere Bin Laden: Dead or Alive Yes Yes
2018 Parmanu: The Story of Pokhran Yes Yes
2019 The Zoya Factor Yes
2020 Suraj Pe Mangal Bhari Yes


  1. ^ "'Tere Bin Laden' director Abhishek Sharma's next on freedom of expression". The Times of India. 27 January 2017. Retrieved 10 October 2017.
  2. ^ "Here's how 'Tere Bin Laden' director Abhishek Sharma found Obama's look-alike". Daily News and Analysis. 21 February 2016. Retrieved 10 October 2017.
  3. ^ Coutinho, Natasha (6 November 2014). "Director Abhishek Sharma talks about his upcoming film The Shaukeens". Deccan Chronicle. Retrieved 10 October 2017.
  4. ^ "Parmanu-The Story of Pokhran: John Abraham set to surprise again". Hindustan Times. 1 June 2017. Retrieved 24 June 2017.
  5. ^ "Sonam Kapoor begins shooting Zoya Factor, shares updates on day 1". Hindustan Times. 29 August 2018. Retrieved 31 August 2018.

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