J P Dutta was born on October 3, 1949 in Mumbai, Maharashtra..His full name is Jyoti Prakash Dutta He is the son of O.P. Dutta who has himself been a director, story writer and dialogue writer in Bollywood films.
He is an Indian film producer and director. His Films are produced and released under his own named banner as J.P FIMS.
Some of his very fine works are Border,Umrao Jaan,Refugee,LOC Kargil
J P Dutta is married to the Bollywood film actress Bindiya Goswami with whom he has two daughters Nidhi and Siddhi.