Anant Mahadevan is an actor and director of Hindi films and television serials in India. He has acted in over 50 Bollywood films since the 1980s playing character roles. He also acted in the television serials The Sword of Tipu Sultan and Khandaan.
He started direction with the television serial Indradhanush in 1989. He has since directed the films Dil Vil Pyar Vyar (2002), Dil Maange More (2004), Aksar (2006), Victoria No. 203 (2007), Aggar (2007) and his forthcoming directorial films are Meeting Se Meeting Tak (2008), and Anamika (2008).