Mohit Suri, born in 1981, is a young and upcoming film director. He is the nephew of veteran film director Mahesh Bhatt. Mohit has directed a a few films of the 'Bhatt camp'. Emraan Hashmi, who happens to be his cousin has acted in three of his films. His sister Smilie Suri has also appeared in his film Kalyug.
He made his debut as a director with the 2005 film Zeher which was a moderate success. It was followed by Kalyug which not only won critical acclaim, but was also a hit commercially. His next film, Woh Lamhe (2006) did not do as well. His recent release Awarapan (2007) has also been critically acclaimed but has not done well at the box office.