Biography: Sriram Raghavan is an Indian film director and screenwriter. During the start of his filmmaking career, he made a short documentary on serial killer Raman Raghav. His directorial debut was with the action thriller Ek Hasina Thi (2004) starring Saif Ali Khan and Urmila Matondkar. His next movie was the thriller Johnny Gaddaar (2007), which stars Neil Nitin Mukesh, in his film debut. He also directed the spy thriller action film Agent Vinod (2012) starring Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor-Khan. His latest film is Badlapur (2015) starring Varun Dhawan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in the lead roles.