He was born on 15 February 1964. He is an Indian film director, actor, writer and producer. He is known to direct movies like: Lagaan (2001), Swades (2004), Jodhaa Akbar (2008), What’s Your Raashee (2009) and Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey (2010). He was born in Kshatriya Maratha family to Ashok and Kishori Gowariker. He is originally from Kolhapur. He is married to Sunita. He has two sons Konark & Vishwang. His uncle is a scientist, Dr. Vasantrao Gowariker. He made his bollywood debut with the movie, Holi. He then met Aamir Khan. He then acted in many television serials like: Circus (1989), C.I.D. (1998) and several films, including Naam (1986), Chamatkar (1992), and Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa (1993). He directed his first movie Pehla Nasha. Check out this page for more updates on Ashutosh Gowariker.