Esmayeel Shroff (born 12 August 1960) is an Indian film director and writer, noted for his work in the Bollywood industry. His hit film Thodisi Bewafaii was famous among the crowd of the 1980s. The movie was written by his brother, Moin Ud Din Shroff. Though he made his directorial debut on television, Esmayeel gained success with Thodisi Bewafaii. While working on the film, he started attracting a variety of roles in films including Agar - If, Love 86, Police Public, God and Gun, Zid, where he first teamed with long-term collaborator Pranlal Mehta. In 1986, Shroff's fame widened with the release of his movie - Agar - If, the first of a profitable film, that is a written by Moin Ud Din Shroff.
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