Bio: Chetan Anand (3 January 1921 – 6 July 1997) was a Hindi film producer, screenwriter and director from India, whose debut film, Neecha Nagar, was awarded the Palme d'Or (Best Film) award at the first ever Cannes Film Festival in 1946. Later he co-founded Navketan Films with his younger brother Dev Anand in 1949.
Born: 3 January 1921, Lahore, Pakistan
Spouse: Uma Anand
Died: 6 July 1997, Mumbai
Children: Ketan Anand, Vivek Anand