is an Indian movie director, producer and also a screenwriter. He has worked with one of the most famous ecologists Bittu Sehgal and he also works for the noble cause and foundation of Save The Tigers. Emmway Entertainment, a motion picture production company has one of its co-founders as him. Nikkhil was born in the heart of Bollywood, the city of Bombay(now called Mumbai).
His father is a now retired and former professional who has worked at senior managerial posts for various multinational pharmaceutical and chemical organizations. His mother used to work as an advertising professional and is Maharashtrian. Whereas, his dad is a Sindhi. He completed his primary education from Green Lawns High School which is in Breach Candy. Breach Candy is a place in Mumbai.
He then went on to complete his Masters in Chemistry from the prestigious St. Xavier’s College in Mumbai. S.S Sippy, the late Hindi film producer, was his uncle.
, actor and producer, respectively. He started his career as an assistant director to legendary director
in the filmRaat Ki SubahNahin. He was also a part of the screenplay department. He was mostly worked Dharma Productions, the late YashJohar’s production house, which is now looked after by son Karan Johar.
His first film under the banner of his production house Emmway Production was the movie D-Day. The movie released in the year 2013. After this he has gone on to make some major and hit films like Airlift, starring , which released in the year 2016,
, which had
in the lead character and
as the main character. All of these films especially Batla House and Airlift earned a handsome amount of collection in the box office. He has also worked with various TV shows and short films, too.