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Born – 12th November 1940
Died – 27th July 1992
Films – 140
DEBUT – Nazeen(1951)
THEATER – active always
Family – wife, two sons and daughter
Sometimes we wonder why GRATE’S in their respective field leave us so early, but I think maybe GOD wants to enjoy their TALENT personally, and AMJAD KHAN was a powerhouse.
In 27 years of his movie carrier, he had manny shinning moments but Some of his performances which highlighted his range, versatility and are a learning curve for budding actors would like to mention
His portrayal of WAJID ALI SHAH(a monarch whose Kingdom of Avadh British colonists targets) with guidance of genius SATYAJIT RAY he made his own.
Watch “Hindi Full Movie Shatranj Ke Khiladi | Bollywood Movie | Sanjeev Kumar, Farooq Shaikh, Shabana Azmi” on YouTube – https://youtu.be/XEgRkjuCEQc
Other offbeat roles he excelled in were
USTAV(1984), Merchant ivory’s English thriller THE PERFECT Murder, and Gulzar’s LEKIN.
Showed AMJAD belonged to rare breed of performers who could play anything from (FATHER and FRIEND to AMITABH) with conviction that too in same year and it’s no mean feat.
Watch “Yaarana” on YouTube – https://youtu.be/h2RM5OthB1M
Watch “laawaris full movie” on YouTube – https://youtu.be/Hnqod5qKOMk