Vivek Agnihotri is a Bollywood film director, producer and screenwriter. He has worked in genres that include thriller, sports, political drama, erotica and romance  Agnihotri made his directorial debut with Chocolate: Deep Dark Secrets (2005).
Agnihotri, c. 2015
|Born||Gwalior, MP, India|
|Residence||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Education||Organization & Management|
|Occupation||Director, script writer, producer and activist|
|Parent(s)||Prabhu Dayal Agnihotri Sharda Agnihotri|
Vivek Agnihotri is an activist, an orator and an author. Along with his actress wife Mrs. Pallavi Joshi, runs NGO #IAmBuddha.
He supports Mr. Narendra Modi but not BJP.
He has directed the following films in Bollywood:
|2005||Chocolate||Anil Kapoor, Sunil Shetty, Irfan, Arshad Warsi, Emraan Hashmi, Tanushree Dutta|||
|2007||Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal||Bipasha Basu, John Abraham, Boman Irani|
|2012||Hate Story||Paoli Dam, Gulshan Devaiah, Nikhil Dwivedi|
|2014||Zid (2014 film)||Karanvir Sharma, Mannara Chopra, Shraddha Das|
|2016||Buddha in a Traffic Jam||Arunoday Singh, Mahi Gill, Anupam Kher, Pallavi Joshi|||
|2016||Junooniyat||Pulkit Samrat, Yami Gautam, Hrishitaa Bhatt|
Vivek made his debut as an author in 2018 with his book 'Urban Naxals' which is based on the Naxalism and internal security threat which became the fastest best seller title after short period of book launch.
- "No director wants to work with stars: Hate Story director". NDTV News channel. Retrieved 17 August 2012.
- NMF News (2016-03-25), JNU में Left पर जमकर बरसे Vivek Agnihotri, Kanhayia को सिखाई राष्ट्रभक्ति, retrieved 2018-06-22
- Swarajya (2018-06-09), Decoding Urban Naxals - Anand Ranganathan in conversation with Vivek Agnihotri, retrieved 2018-06-20
- Kumar, Anuj (12 November 2007). "Game on". Chennai, India: The Hindu (Mumbai). Retrieved 19 January 2009.
- "'Chocolate is the revival of suspense drama'". Rediff. Retrieved 10 August 2012.
- "They call it show-biz, Entertainment – Bollywood". Mumbai Mirror. 18 February 2011. Retrieved 8 January 2012.
- "Buddha in a Traffic Jam – Times of India". Articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com. 2 April 2011. Retrieved 8 January 2012.
- Deccanchronicle Team. "Teaser of Buddha In A Traffic Jam". Deccanchronicle. Retrieved 9 March 2016.
- timesofindia Team. "Buddha In A Traffic Jam - An apt depiction of corrupt corporate system". TimesofIndia. Retrieved 24 March 2016.
- KoiMoi Team. "Buddha In an entrepreneurial Jam". KoiMoi. Retrieved 17 March 2016.
- IANS (2018-06-15). "Not easy to attract eyeballs from government: Vivek Agnihotri". Business Standard India. Retrieved 2018-06-20.
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