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Om Prakash, Bollywood Actors
Om Prakash was a well-known Indian character actor.
 
 Om Prakash, Bollywood ActorsOm Prakash was born on 19 December 1919 in Lahore. He has been a popular Indian character actor. He started his career in 1947 and was a popular supporting actor from the 1950s until the 1980s. He was one of the most powerful actors of the film industry in the 60`s 70`s & to some extent 80`s.

His vital roles in the films Chupke Chupke, Julie, and Buddha Mil Gaya are considered to be his best performances along with De Silva in Zanjeer and Daddu in Namak Halaal. He is known for his roles in comedy films too. One of his best performances in his later years was Sharaabi (1984); in this film he played a role that was essential for the movie. He lived in Union Park, Chembur, close to Mumbai. Unfortunately, this great actor died of a heart attack on 21 February 1998 in Mumbai.



Filmography of Om Prakash
Year Film Year Film
1950 Sargam 1973 Zanjeer, Loafer, Aa Gale Lag Jaa, Phagun
1951 Bahar, Khazana, Nazneen 1974 Roti, International Crook, Do Chattane, Chowkidar, Dukh Bhanjan Tera Naam, Sagina
1952 Anhonee, Ghungroo, Hamari Duniya, Poonam 1975 Julie, Aandhi, Chupke Chupke, Dhoti Lota Aur Chowpatty, Khushboo, Sunehra Sansar
1953 Aas, Chalis Baba Ek Chor, Ladki, Rail Ka Dibba, Shikast 1976 Maa
1954 Chor Bazar, Danka, Dost, Kavi, Pooja, Albeli, Azaad, Bhagwat Mahima, Kundan, Lagan, Marine Drive, Musafirkhana, Pehli Jhalak 1977 Aakhri Goli, Aashiq Hoon Baharon Ka, Alaap, Saheb Bahadur
1956 Basant Bahar, Dhake Ki Malmal, Shrimati 420 1978 Naya Daur, Parmatma (voice)
1956/II Bhai Bhai 1979 Gol Maal
1957 Aasha, Bhabhi, EK Jhalak, Gateway of India, Miss Mary, Sharada, Sheroo 1980 Do Aur Do Paanch, Do Premee, Abdullah
1958 Baghi Sipahi, Howrah Bridge, Police, Sohni Mahiwal, Chacha Zindabad, Kanhaiya, Pyar Ki Rahen 1980/I Bandish
1960 Bindya, Dil Apna Aur Preet Parai, Mehlon Ke Khwab 1981 Ek Aur Ek Gyarah, Itni Si Baat, Biwi-O-Biwi, Naram Garam, Aas Paas, Dhanwan, Laawaris, Sharada
1961 Bhabhi Ki Chudiyan, Sanjog 1982 Prem Rog, Dharam Kanta, Badle Ki Aag, Dil-E-Nadan, Johnny I Love You, Namak Halaal
1962 Dil Tera Diwana, Half Ticket, Hariyali Aur Raasta, Manmauji 1983 Rang Birangi, Naukar Biwi Ka, Pyaasi Aankhen, Shubh Kaamna
1963 Bharosa, Nartakee, Tere Ghar Ke Samne 1984 Yeh Ishq Nahin Aasan, Raaj Tilak, Raja Aur Rana, Sharaabi
1964 Aap Ki Parchhaiyan, Door Ki Awaaz, Jahan Ara, Kaise Kahoon, Mera Qasoor Kya Hai, Raj Kumar, Suhagan 1985 Alag Alag, Meetha Zeher, Do Dilon Ki Dastaan
1965 Khandaan, Naya Kanoon 1986 Karamdaata, Bhagwan Dada, Chameli Ki Shaadi, Kaanch Ki Deewar
1966 Do Dilon Ki Dastaan, Dus Lakh, Neend Hamari Khwab Tumhare, Pati Patni, Pyaar Kiye Jaa 1986 Bhagwan Dada
1967 Aman, Around the World, Laat Saheb 1987 Hawalaat, Rahi, Muqaddar Ka Faisla, Kalyug Aur Ramayan, Insaniyat Ke Dushman
1968 Do Kaliyaan, Ek Kali Muskai, Gauri, Man Ka Meet, Mere Hamdam Mere Dost, Padosan, Parivaar, Sadhu Aur Shaitaan 1988 Halaal Ki Kamai, Bees Saal Baad, Mohabbat Ke Dushman
1969 Badi Didi, Chirag, Doli, Ek Shriman Ek Shrimati, Kanyadaan, Pyaasi Sham, Sajan 1990 Pati Patni Aur Tawaif, Ghar Ho To Aisa
1970 Aansoo Aur Muskan, Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani, Gopi, Mera Naam Joker, Purab Aur Pachhim, Pushpanjali, Suhana Safar 1991 Pratikar
1971 Amar Prem, Buddha Mil Gaya, Paraya Dhan, Parwana 1994 Ghar Ki Izzat


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