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Amrish Puri

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Amrish Lal Puri (June 22, 1932 - January 12, 2005) was an iconic theater and film actor from India, who was a key player in the Indian theater movement that picked up steam in the 1960s. He worked with notable playwrights of the time, such as Satyadev Dubey and Girish Karnad. However, he is primarily remembered for essaying some iconic negative roles in Hindi cinema. He is most remembered for his role as Mogambo in the Hindi film Mr India (1987). As Mola Ram in the Hollywood film Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984), he crossed over to international cinema as well. Description above from the Wikipedia article Amrish Puri, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jun 22, 1932 In Jalandhar, Punjab, India
Movie/TV Credits:
99
First Appeared:
In the movie Shantata! Court Chalu Aahe 1971-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Kisna: The Warrior Poet 2005-01-21
Known For
Poster of Awaaz
Poster of Shantata! Court Chalu Aahe
Filmography
Movie Kisna: The Warrior Poet Bhairo Singh 2005-01-21
Movie Lakshya 2004-06-18
Movie Police Force: An Inside Story Mr. Panday 2004-05-28
Movie Garv: Pride and Honour Police Commssioner Samar Singh 2004-07-09
Movie Dev Chief Minister Bhandarker 2004-06-11
Movie Mujhse Shaadi Karogi Colonel Dugraj Singh (Rani's father) 2004-07-30
Movie Aitraaz 2004-11-12
Movie Hulchul Angar Chand 2004-11-26
Movie Khushi Vir Bhadra Singh 2003-02-07
Movie Out of Control Jatta Singh Bedi 2003-11-21
Movie Jaal: The Trap 2003-07-18
Movie Baba Tantrik 2002-08-15
Movie Arch-nemesis: An Incredible Tale Sadhu 2002-08-16
Movie Badhaai Ho Badhaai Mr Chaddha 2002-11-08
Movie Rishtey 2002-08-18
Movie Yaadein J.K. Malhotra 2001-01-01
Movie Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai Balram Singh 2001-05-25
Movie Chori Chori Chupke Chupke Kailashnath Malhotra 2001-03-09
Movie Gadar: Ek Prem Katha Ashraf Ali 2001-06-15
Movie Nayak: The Real Hero Balraj Chauhan (Chief Minister) 2001-09-07
Movie Badal ACP Ranjeet Singh 2000-02-11
Movie Mohabbatein Major General Khanna 2000-10-27
Movie Zulmi Balraj Dutt 1999-04-16
Movie Taal Jagmohan 1999-08-13
Movie Baadshah Suraj Singh Thapar 1999-08-27
Movie Thakshak 1999-12-02
Movie Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kaate Mr. Abhyankar 1998-11-23
Movie Doli Saja Ke Rakhna 1998-11-27
Movie China Gate Col. Kewal Krishan Puri 1998-11-27
Movie Dhaal: The Battle of Law Against Law 1997-01-01
Movie Pardes Kishorilal 1997-01-01
Movie Tarazu Appa Rao 1997-08-01
Movie Koyla Raja Saab 1997-04-06
Movie Chachi 420 Durgaprasad Bhardwaj 1997-12-19
Movie Black Water Mirza Khan 1996-04-12
Movie Sardari Begum Unknown 1996-01-01
Movie Siraichalai Unknown 1996-08-01
Movie Jeet Gajraj Choudhary 1996-08-23
Movie Diljale Dara 1996-09-21
Movie Ghatak: Lethal Shambu Nath 1996-11-08
Movie Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge Chaudhry Baldev Singh 1995-10-19
Movie Karan Arjun Thakur Durjan Singh 1995-07-28
Movie Gundaraj Police Inspector 1995-09-06
Movie Haqeeqat ACP. Shivcharan 1995-12-20
Movie Oh Darling Yeh Hai India Don Qixote 1995-11-07
Movie Elaan Ramakant Chaudhry 1994-01-21
Movie Gardish Unknown 1993-05-21
Movie Damini Indrajit Chaddha 1993-04-30
Movie Zindagi Ek Juaa Bhalla 1992-05-15
Movie Deewana Dhirendra Pratap 1992-06-25
Movie Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama Ravan 1992-12-05
Movie Trinetra Singhania 1991-01-01
Movie Aditya 369 Raja Verma 1991-08-18
Movie Ajooba Vazir-E-Alla 1991-04-12
Movie Thalapathi Kalivardhan 1991-11-05
Movie Phool Aur Kaante Unknown 1991-11-22
Movie Tejaa Unknown 1990-01-25
Movie Aaj Ka Arjun Thakur Bhupendra Singh 1990-01-01
Movie Kondaveeti Donga Gadra 1990-03-09
Movie Doodh Ka Karz Chhotey Thakur Raghuvir Singh 1990-08-29
Movie Haatim Tai Unknown 1990-04-20
Movie Ghayal Balwant Rai 1990-06-08
Movie Ram Lakhan Bhishambar Nath 1989-01-27
Movie Do Qaidi K.K. 1989-02-14
Movie Tridev Bhujang / Bhairav Singh 1989-07-07
Movie Batwara 1989-07-14
Movie Gangaa Jamunaa Saraswathi Thakur Hansraj Singh 1988-01-01
Movie Rukhsat Jagdish Chopra 1988-06-10
Movie Dayavan Inspector Ratan Singh 1988-10-19
Movie Ganga Jamunaa Saraswathi Thakur Hansraj Singh 1988-12-29
Movie Loha 1987-01-23
Movie Mr. India Mogambo 1987-05-25
Movie Jaanbaaz Rana Vikram Singh 1986-09-09
Movie Aghaat Chakradev 1985-08-29
Movie Kasam Paida Karne Wale Ki Udaybhan Singh 1984-04-04
Movie Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Mola Ram 1984-05-23
Movie Party Doctor 1984-04-01
Movie Jhutha Sach Gorkha 1984-11-16
Movie Gangvaa Unknown 1984-08-18
Movie Awaaz Mulchand Malhotra 1984-11-01
Movie Coolie John D'Costa 1983-01-01
Movie Hero Pasha 1983-01-01
Movie Andhaa Kaanoon Mr. Ram Gupta 1983-04-08
Movie Ardh Satya Faujdar Velankar 1983-08-19
Movie Shakti J.K. 'JK' Verma 1982-09-22
Movie Vijeta Unknown 1982-11-18
Movie Gandhi Khan 1982-11-30
Movie Naseeb Don 1981-03-17
Movie Aakrosh Dushane 1980-01-01
Movie Chann Pardesee Jangirdar Joginder Singh 1980-01-01
Movie Dostana Balwant Singh 1980-10-08
Movie Gehrayee Unknown 1980-09-09
Movie Sawan Ko Aane Do Chandrika's Father 1979-01-01
Movie Bhumika Vinayak Kale 1977-11-11
Movie Manthan Mishraji 1976-10-01
Movie Nishant Eldest Zamindar 1975-06-06
Movie Hindustan Ki Kasam Unknown 1973-01-01
Movie Kaadu Chandre Gowda 1973-01-04
Movie Shantata! Court Chalu Aahe Unknown 1971-01-01