Brij Katyal is a popular screenplay writer, director and producer. He is popular for writing scripts a lot of films and TV Serials. One of his notable works is and Nanda starrer Jab Jab Phool Khile. He had written super hit dramas and a few of them were directed by
and they are Pal Chin, “
” and Saans. Pal Chin, a 1998 serial, has a huge cast, including
, who is popular for his character Ram in Ramayana.
and are also in the cast of Pal Chin. Salaam Mem Saheb that released in 1961, has the story written by Brij. He is the screenplay writer of the film Burmah Road that released in 1962.
Besides writing the screenplay, he had also penned the dialogues for this film. In 1964, he penned the story for the film Ek Din Ka Badshah, directed by Jugal Kishore. He had been the writer for the films, including Jab Jab Phool Khile, Saat Samundar Paar, Yeh Raat Phir Na Aayegi, Seema, Premika and Ajooba. Some of the films with his story and dialogues are Aamne Saamne, Anokha, Bhool Bhatka, Parivar, and Vishwas. In 1964, he penned the dialogues for the film Darasingh Ironman and in 1969, he wrote the dialogues for Kismat.
Pal chin was his first TV series and after this, he has written the script for some more TV series, including Ashiq Biwi Ka and Krazy Crazy Krezy. His last series was Rashi Villa that aired in 2018. Besides writing the scripts and dialogues, he had directed a couple of movies, Pasand Apno Apni featuring Ajit,
, Dolores Dean, Vijay Dean and
and Premika featuring
, Usha Solanki and Usha Joshi. He had also produced Premika. Katyal was battling rectal cancer and in 2018, his health condition turned worse and he was admitted to Shanti Avedana Ashram. He died in September 2018 at the age of 85.