Dinesh K Shailendra

Dinesh K Shailendra, the youngest son of Shailendra’s five children, became a film-maker and worked as an assistant director to directors like Basu Bhattacharya, Basu Chatterjee and Pankaj Parashar in more than 15 films. He wrote the story idea of the Kamal Haasan blockbuster, Appu Raja. He has done a two-hour documentary film on Shailendra, titled Aaj Phir Jeeney Ki Tamanna Hai.