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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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Jun 22, 1932 In Jalandhar, Punjab, India
Movie/TV Credits:
First Appeared:
In the movie Prem Pujari 1970-01-28
Latest Project:
Movie Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge 1995-10-20
Known For
Poster of Sher Shivaji
Movie Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge Chaudhry Baldev Singh 1995-10-20
Movie Trinetra Singhania 1991-01-01
Movie Loha 1987-01-23
Movie Dadagiri 1987-01-30
Movie Sher Shivaji 1987-01-01
Movie Inaam Dus Hazaar 1987-01-01
Movie Dance Dance Raja Bahadur A.M. Singh 1987-05-15
Movie Mr. India Mogambo 1987-05-25
Movie Hawalaat 1987-06-17
Movie Sultanat 1986-03-11
Movie Janbaaz Rana Vikram Singh 1986-06-20
Movie Samundar 1986-09-03
Movie Nagina Bhairon Nath 1986-10-15
Movie Zabardast 1985-06-21
Movie Meri Jung G. D. Thakral 1985-08-11
Movie Teri Meherbaniyan Thakur Vijay Singh 1985-10-01
Movie Harm Chakradev 1985-08-29
Movie Kasam Paida Karne Wale Ki Udaybhan Singh 1984-04-04
Movie Party Doctor 1984-04-01
Movie Gangvaa 1984-08-18
Movie Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom Mola Ram 1984-05-23
Movie Duniya Balwant Singh Kalra 1984-10-12
Movie Jhutha Sach Gorkha 1984-11-16
Movie Awaaz Mulchand Malhotra 1984-11-01
Movie Nishaan 1983-02-04
Movie Hero Pasha 1983-01-01
Movie Coolie John D'Costa 1983-01-07
Movie Mandi Darvish 1983-02-25
Movie Andhaa Kaanoon Mr. Ram Gupta 1983-04-08
Movie Half Truth Faujdar Velankar 1983-08-19
Movie Main Inteqam Loonga 1982-02-01
Movie Shakti J.K. 'JK' Verma 1982-09-22
Movie Aadat Se Majboor Agnihotri 1982-07-02
Movie Gandhi Khan 1982-11-30
Movie The Victor 1982-11-18
Movie Kalyug 1981-03-05
Movie Naseeb Don 1981-03-17
Movie Qurbani 1980-06-19
Movie Cry of the Wounded Dushane 1980-01-01
Movie Chann Pardesee Jangirdar Joginder Singh 1980-01-01
Movie Gehrayee 1980-09-09
Movie Dostana Balwant Singh 1980-10-08
Movie Sawan Ko Aane Do Chandrika's Father 1979-01-01
Movie Jaani Dushman Kidnapper 1979-05-22
Movie Kondura Bhairavmoorthy / Kondura 1978-01-01
Movie Bhumika Vinayak Kale 1977-11-11
Movie Manthan Mishraji 1976-10-01
Movie Salaakhen Master 1975-12-26
Movie Nishant Eldest Zamindar 1975-06-06
Movie Hindustan Ki Kasam 1973-01-01
Movie Kaadu Chandre Gowda 1973-01-04
Movie Silence! The Court Is in Session 1971-01-01
Movie Prem Pujari 1970-01-28