Satyarth Nayak is an author and screenwriter based in Mumbai. A former SAARC Award-winning correspondent with CNN-IBN, Delhi, he holds a master's in English literature from St. Stephen's College. Satyarth's debut novel, The Emperor's Riddles, released in 2014 and became a bestselling thriller. His short stories have won the British Council Award and appeared in Sudha Murthy's Penguin anthology Something Happened on the Way to Heaven. Satyarth has also scripted Sony's epic show Porus, touted as India's biggest historical TV series. A self-confessed cinephile, this is his first non-fiction book.