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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:
128
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 Dance Dance
Poster of Janbaaz
Poster of Meri Jung
Filmography
Movie Kisna: The Warrior Poet Bhairo Singh 2005-01-21
Movie Dev Chief Minister Bhandarker 2004-06-11
Movie Police Force: An Inside Story Mr. Panday 2004-05-28
Movie Love Saligrama Oberoi 2004-07-09
Movie Lakshya 2004-06-18
Movie Garv: Pride and Honour Police Commssioner Samar Singh 2004-07-09
Movie Aitraaz 2004-11-12
Movie Mujhse Shaadi Karogi Colonel Dugraj Singh (Rani's father) 2004-07-30
Movie Hulchul Angar Chand 2004-11-26
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 Out of Control Jatta Singh Bedi 2003-11-21
Movie Jaal: The Trap 2003-07-18
Movie Baba Guruji 2002-08-15
Movie Jaani Dushman: Ek Anokhi Kahani Sadhu 2002-08-16
Movie Badhaai Ho Badhaai Mr Chaddha 2002-11-08
Movie Rishtey 2002-08-18
Movie Zubeidaa Suleiman Seth 2001-01-19
Movie Chori Chori Chupke Chupke Kailashnath Malhotra 2001-03-09
Movie Yaadein J.K. Malhotra 2001-01-01
Movie Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai Balram Singh 2001-05-25
Movie Nayak: The Real Hero Balraj Chauhan (Chief Minister) 2001-09-07
Movie Gadar: Ek Prem Katha Ashraf Ali 2001-06-15
Movie Badal ACP Ranjeet Singh 2000-02-11
Movie Mohabbatein Major General Khanna 2000-10-27
Movie Lal Baadshah 1999-03-05
Movie Zulmi Balraj Dutt 1999-04-16
Movie Thakshak 1999-12-02
Movie Taal Jagmohan 1999-08-13
Movie Baadshah Suraj Singh Thapar 1999-08-27
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 Himalay Putra 1997-04-04
Movie Chachi 420 Durgaprasad Bhardwaj 1997-12-19
Movie Tarazu Appa Rao 1997-08-01
Movie Koyla Raja Saab 1997-04-06
Movie Kaalapani Mirza Khan 1996-04-12
Movie Sardari Begum 1996-01-01
Movie Tu Chor Main Sipahi 1996-05-10
Movie Ghatak: Lethal Shambu Nath 1996-11-08
Movie Jeet Gajraj Choudhary 1996-08-23
Movie Diljale Dara 1996-09-21
Movie Karan Arjun Thakur Durjan Singh 1995-01-13
Movie Gundaraj Police Inspector 1995-09-06
Movie Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge Chaudhry Baldev Singh 1995-10-20
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 Pehla Pehla Pyar Hukum Singh 1994-05-06
Movie Major Chandrakanth 1993-04-23
Movie Gardish 1993-05-21
Movie Damini Indrajit Chaddha 1993-04-30
Movie Nippu Ravva 1993-09-03
Movie Sangram 1993-06-18
Movie Vishwatma Ajgar Jurrat 1992-01-24
Movie Zindagi Ek Juaa Bhalla 1992-05-15
Movie Ramayana: The Legend of Prince Rama Ravan 1992-12-05
Movie Deewana Dhirendra Pratap 1992-06-26
Movie Trinetra Singhania 1991-01-01
Movie Mast Kalandar 1991-01-01
Movie Benaam Badsha Jaikal 1991-04-05
Movie Aditya 369 Raja Verma 1991-08-18
Movie Ajooba Vazir-E-Alla 1991-04-12
Movie Phool Aur Kaante 1991-11-22
Movie Thalapathi Kalivardhan 1991-11-05
Movie Tejaa 1990-01-25
Movie Aaj Ka Arjun Thakur Bhupendra Singh 1990-01-01
Movie Kondaveeti Donga Gadra 1990-03-09
Movie Jeene Do Thakur Sher Bahadur Singh 1990-01-01
Movie Haatim Tai Magician Kamlaq 1990-04-20
Movie Doodh Ka Karz Chhotey Thakur Raghuvir Singh 1990-08-29
Movie Ghayal Balwant Rai 1990-06-08
Movie Do Qaidi K.K. 1989-02-14
Movie Ram Lakhan Bhishambar Nath 1989-01-27
Movie Nafrat Ki Aandhi 1989-03-10
Movie Ilaaka 1989-04-19
Movie Tridev Bhujang / Bhairav Singh 1989-07-07
Movie Batwara 1989-07-14
Movie Aakhari Poratam Anantananda Swamy 1988-03-12
Movie Mohabbat Ke Dushman Shahbaaz Khan 1988-05-20
Series Tamas Sardar Teja Singh 1988-01-09
Movie Gangaa Jamunaa Saraswathi Thakur Hansraj Singh 1988-12-23
Movie Rukhsat Jagdish Chopra 1988-06-10
Movie Dayavan Inspector Ratan Singh 1988-10-19
Movie Loha 1987-01-23
Movie Dance Dance Raja Bahadur A.M. Singh 1987-05-15
Movie Mr. India Mogambo 1987-05-25
Movie Naseeb Apna Apna Bhim Singh 1986-01-31
Movie Sultanat 1986-03-11
Movie Janbaaz Rana Vikram Singh 1986-06-20
Movie Nagina Bhairon Nath 1986-10-15
Movie Meri Jung G. D. Thakral 1985-08-11
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 1984-08-18
Movie Awaaz Mulchand Malhotra 1984-11-01
Movie Duniya Balwant Singh Kalra 1984-10-12
Movie Hero Pasha 1983-01-01
Movie Nishaan 1983-02-04
Movie Coolie John D'Costa 1983-01-07
Movie Ardh Satya Faujdar Velankar 1983-08-19
Movie Andhaa Kaanoon Mr. Ram Gupta 1983-04-08
Movie Main Inteqam Loonga 1982-02-01
Movie Aadat Se Majboor Agnihotri 1982-07-02
Movie Vijeta 1982-11-18
Movie Shakti J.K. 'JK' Verma 1982-09-22
Movie Gandhi Khan 1982-11-30
Movie Kalyug 1981-03-05
Movie Naseeb Don 1981-03-17
Movie Cry of the Wounded Dushane 1980-01-01
Movie Dostana Balwant Singh 1980-10-08
Movie Chann Pardesee Jangirdar Joginder Singh 1980-01-01
Movie Gehrayee 1980-09-09
Movie Sawan Ko Aane Do Chandrika's Father 1979-01-01
Movie Jaani Dushman Kidnapper 1979-05-22
Movie Bhumika Vinayak Kale 1977-11-11
Movie The Churning Mishraji 1976-10-01
Movie Night’s End Eldest Zamindar 1975-06-06
Movie Salaakhen Master 1975-12-26
Movie Hindustan Ki Kasam 1973-01-01
Movie Kaadu Chandre Gowda 1973-01-04
Movie Silence! The Court Is in Session 1971-01-01