Vasilis Diamantopoulos was born on November 15, 1920 in Piraeus, Greece. He was an actor and director, known for Learn How to Read and Write, Son (1981), Marinos Kontaras (1948) and Ekeinos ki ekeinos (1972). He was married to Marina Georgiou and Tonia Karali. He died on May 5, 1999 in Athens, Greece.