Phata Poster Nikla Hero
- Movie Director: Rajkumar Santoshi
- Cast and Crew: Shahid Kapoor, Ileana D’Cruz, Padmini Kolhapure
- Releasing Date: 20 September 2013
- Music Composers: Pritam
- Lyricist: Irshad Kamil, Amitabh Bhattacharya
- Production House: Ramesh Taurani
- Fun Fact: The plot is inspired from the Mithun film Guru.
- Why it Made News: The film is well known for its song ‘Dhating Naach’.
Vishwas (Shahid Kapur) is a young man who lives in Mumbai and wants to become an actor. However, his mother wishes that he become a police officer. One day, the newspaper mistakenly reports that Vishwas is a police officer who has captured criminals. Overjoyed, his mother comes to Mumbai to live with her police officer son. Now, Vishwas has to keep up appearances not just for his mother but also to a social worker, Kajal (Ileana), with whom he is romantically involved.