Satyarth Nayak is an author and screenwriter based in Mumbai. A former SAARC Award winning Correspondent with CNN-IBN, Delhi, he holds a Masters in English Literature from St. Stephen’s.
Satyarth’s debut novel, The Emperor’s Riddles, released in 2014 and became a bestselling thriller earning comparisons with Dan Brown. He has also scripted Sony’s epic show Porus, touted as India’s biggest historical TV series. His latest bestselling biography, Sridevi – The Eternal Screen Goddess, charts the journey of this screen legend from child star to becoming India’s first female superstar. Satyarth’s short stories have won the British Council award and appeared in Sudha Murthy’s curated Penguin anthology Something Happened on the Way to Heaven.
Named one of the Top 50 authors to follow on social media, Satyarth is currently scripting a high-profile Web-series for Amazon and has recently announced his first book on Indian mythology, to be published by Westland.