Sameer Vidwans Wiki, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Sameer Vidwans

Sameer Vidwans is an Indian director. He is known for making a biopic on Anandi Gopal in 2019.


Sameer Vidwans was born on Wednesday, 24 September 1980 (aged 43 years; as of 2023) in Pune, Maharashtra, India. He did his schooling at M.S.S High School in Pune and enrolled himself in the University of Pune for graduation. In 2005, Vidwans pursued his passion for filmmaking and went to study at the Film and Television Institution of India.

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 6′

Hair Colour: Black

Eye Colour: Brown

Sameer Vidwans picture


Parents & Siblings

There is not much information about Sameer Vidwans’ parents and siblings.


Sameer is married to Indian screenplay writer Irawati Karnik.

Sameer with his wife Irawati

Sameer with his wife Irawati



Sameer Vidwans made his directorial debut with the Marathi film ‘Time Please’ (2013). He gained popularity through some of his notable films including ‘Double Seat’ (2015), ‘Mala Kahich Problem Nahi’ (2017), and ‘Anandi Gopal’ (2019) which was a biopic of the first Indian female doctor of Western medicine, portrayed by Bhagyashree Milind. [1]Hindustan Times

Sameer Vidwans's film 'Anandi Gopal'

Poster Sameer Vidwans’s film ‘Anandi Gopal’ (2019)

In 2023, he directed the film ‘Satyaprem Ki Katha’ starring Kartik Aryan and Kiara Advani in lead roles.

Sameer (2nd from left) promoting his film 'Satyaprem Ki Katha'

Sameer (2nd from left) promoting his film ‘Satyaprem Ki Katha’


  • Sameer received a ‘National Film Award for Best Film on Other Social Issues’ for the film “Anandi Gopal” (2019).

    Sameer Vidwan holding National Award

    Sameer Vidwan holding National Award


  • Sameer Vidwans’ film ‘Satyaprem Ki Katha’ was first named ‘Satyanarayan Ki Katha’ but eventually got changed to avoid hurting the religious sentiments of the public. [2]The Times of India
  • He is a dog lover, and he often shares photos of his pet dog on his social media.

    Sameer with dogs

    Sameer with dogs

  • His movie ‘Satyaprem Ki Katha'(2023) embraces a remake of the famous Pakistani song ‘Pasoori.’

Add Comment

Don`t copy text!