Mysore Shrinivas Sathyu, popularly known as M.S.Sathyu, was born on 6th July, 1930 in Mysore, Karnataka. He conducted his schooling and higher education at Mysore and Bangalore. In 1952, he quit college and started his struggle in the film industry in Mumbai. After being unemployed for nearly four years, he got his first break as assistant to film-maker Chetan Anand.
After being unemployed for nearly four years, Sathyu got his first break as assistant to film-maker Chetan Anand in the film Kinare Kinare (1963) starring Dev Anand and Meena Kumari. An year later he got a break as an independent art director for the movie Haqeeqat(1964) which won him the Filmfare Award and instant recognition.
In films, Sathyu worked as an art director, camera-man, script writer, ...» read full biography