Satish Kaul (born 8 September 1954), a Kashmiri by birth, is a veteran actor in both Punjabi and Hindi movies. He has acted in over 300 Hindi and Punjabi films and has worked with bollywood actors like Dev Anand, Dilip Kumar, Shahrukh Khan amongst others. His notable film roles include ones in Sassi Punnu, Ishq Nimana, Suhag Chooda and Patola.Satish Kaul won the ‘lifetime achievement’ award for his contribution to Punjabi cinema at PTC Punjabi Film Awards 2011. Satish Kaul is regarded as one of the most successful regional film actors of all time. Some people still refer him as the ‘Amitabh Bachchan of Punjabi cinema’.