Born: March 19,1936
Biography: A theatre director, actor, playwright, screenwriter, actor and director -- Satyadev Dubey is quite a powerhouse of talent. He has written the films Aparichay ke Vindhachal (1965) and Tongue In Cheek (1968) as well as directed a Marathi feature film, Shantata! Court Chalu Aahe (1971), based on Vijay Tendulkar's play. He is the recipient of the Sangeet Natak Akademi Award in 1971 and Padma Bhushan by the Government of India in 2011. He won the 1978 National Film Award for Best Screenplay for Shyam Benegal's Bhumika and 1980 Filmfare Best Dialogue Award for Junoon.