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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 Silence! The Court Is in Session 1971-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Kisna: The Warrior Poet 2005-01-21
Known For
Poster of Shaheed Udham Singh
Poster of Kondura (The Sage from the Sea)
Movie Kisna: The Warrior Poet Bhairo Singh 2005-01-21
Movie Police Force: An Inside Story Mr. Panday 2004-05-28
Movie Dev Chief Minister Bhandarker 2004-06-11
Movie Lakshya 2004-06-18
Movie Hulchul Angar Chand 2004-11-26
Movie Aitraaz 2004-11-12
Movie Garv: Pride and Honour Police Commssioner Samar Singh 2004-07-09
Movie Khushi Vir Bhadra Singh 2003-02-07
Movie The Hero: Love Story of a Spy I.S.I Chief Ishak Khan 2003-04-10
Movie Jaal: The Trap 2003-07-18
Movie Out of Control Jatta Singh Bedi 2003-11-21
Movie Baba Tantrik 2002-08-15
Movie Jaani Dushman: Ek Anokhi Kahani Sadhu 2002-08-16
Movie Rishtey 2002-08-18
Movie Badhaai Ho Badhaai Mr Chaddha 2002-11-08
Movie Zubeidaa Suleiman Seth 2001-01-19
Movie Yaadein J.K. Malhotra 2001-01-01
Movie Chori Chori Chupke Chupke Kailashnath Malhotra 2001-03-09
Movie Gadar: Ek Prem Katha Ashraf Ali 2001-06-15
Movie Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai Balram Singh 2001-05-25
Movie Nayak: The Real Hero Balraj Chauhan (Chief Minister) 2001-09-07
Movie Badal ACP Ranjeet Singh 2000-02-11
Movie Love Stories Major General Khanna 2000-10-27
Movie Shaheed Udham Singh The Sufi Saint 2000-10-15
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 Doli Saja Ke Rakhna 1998-11-27
Movie Tarazu Appa Rao 1997-08-01
Movie Haqeeqat ACP. Shivcharan 1995-12-20
Movie Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge Chaudhry Baldev Singh 1995-10-20
Movie Mohabbat Ke Dushman Shahbaaz Khan 1988-05-20
Movie Loha 1987-01-23
Movie Mr. India Mogambo 1987-05-25
Movie Dance Dance Raja Bahadur A.M. Singh 1987-05-15
Movie Janbaaz Rana Vikram Singh 1986-06-20
Movie Meri Jung G. D. Thakral 1985-08-11
Movie Aghaat Chakradev 1985-08-29
Movie Party Doctor 1984-04-01
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 Jhutha Sach Gorkha 1984-11-16
Movie Awaaz Mulchand Malhotra 1984-11-01
Movie Gangvaa 1984-08-18
Movie Hero Pasha 1983-01-01
Movie Coolie John D'Costa 1983-01-07
Movie Andhaa Kaanoon Mr. Ram Gupta 1983-04-08
Movie Nishaan 1983-02-04
Movie Ardh Satya Faujdar Velankar 1983-08-19
Movie Shakti J.K. 'JK' Verma 1982-09-22
Movie Gandhi Khan 1982-11-30
Movie Vijeta 1982-11-18
Movie Naseeb Don 1981-03-17
Movie Cry of the Wounded Dushane 1980-01-01
Movie Chann Pardesee Jangirdar Joginder Singh 1980-01-01
Movie Dostana Balwant Singh 1980-10-08
Movie Gehrayee 1980-09-09
Movie Sawan Ko Aane Do Chandrika's Father 1979-01-01
Movie Beloved Enemy Kidnapper 1979-05-22
Movie Kondura (The Sage from the Sea) Bhairavmoorthy / Kondura 1978-01-01
Movie Bhumika Vinayak Kale 1977-11-11
Movie The Churning Mishraji 1976-10-01
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