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Pran (I) (1920–2013)


Pran was one of the leading character actors of Indian cinema. He was born on 12 February,1920 at Delhi. Pran was educated at different places namely Kapurthala, Unnao, Meerut, Dehradun and Rampur as his father late Lala Kewal Krishnan Sikand was a Government Civil Contractor for the construction of roads and bridges. Pran started his career by ... See full bio »

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 2007 Dosh
Vikram Chopra
 2003 Ek Hindustani
Sunil's father (Special Appearance)
 2002 Tum Jiyo Hazaron Saal
Mr. Kohli
 1999 Jai Hind
Ret. Col. Gyanchand
 1998 Badmaash
Kashinath Hiraskar
 1997 Gudia
Hameed
 1997 Lakha
 1997 Lav Kush
Maharish Valmiki
 1997 Mrityudaata
Professor Nizamuddin Azad / Prisoner #92
 1996 Tere Mere Sapne
Shambunath Mehta
 1996 Laalchee
Diwan Dinanath Choudhry
 1995 Saajan Ki Baahon Mein
Mr. Narang (Sapna's Father)
 1994 Hum Hain Bemisaal
D'Souza
 1994 1942: A Love Story
Abidali Baig
 1994 Bhagyawan
Dhanraj
 1993 Kohra
Customs Officer Kailashnath Rathod / Mr. John
 1993 Chandra Mukhi
Rai (Raja's grandpa)
 1993 Aaja Meri Jaan
Brigadier Bhawani Singh Chauhan
 1993 Gurudev
Parshu Ram
 1992 Bewaffa Se Waffa
Nawab Jamaluddin Khan - Aslam's grandfather
 1992 Isi Ka Naam Zindagi
Bansiram
 1992 Mashooq
Kedarnath Rai
 1992 Inteha Pyar Ki
Mahendra Pratap Oberoi
 1992 Meera Ka Mohan
Rai Bahadur Devi Prasad
 1992 Panaah
 1992 Jethaa
 1991 Lakshmanrekha
Kishan Lal Sharma
 1991 Banjaran
Thakur Baba
 1991 Sanam Bewafa
Fateh Khan
 1991 Hosa Raaga
 1990 Azaad Desh Ke Gulam
Ashok Bhandari
 1990 Pyaar Ka Toofan
Dharma
 1990 Roti Kee Keemat
Inspector / Commissioner R.K. Mathur
 1990 Kodama Simham
Mayor
 1990 Amiri Garibi
Narayan
 1989 Indira
 1989 Mitti Aur Sona
Advocate Yashwant Sinha
 1989 Nigahen: Nagina Part II
Raja Sahab
 1989 Jaadugar
Gajender
 1989 Toofan
Inspector Hanuman Prasad Singh
 1989 Daata
 1989 Bade Ghar Ki Beti
Banne Khan
 1988 Aurat Teri Yehi Kahani
Ghotala
 1988 Dharam Shatru
 1988 Gunahon Ka Faisla
Forest officer
 1988 Dharamyudh
Badey Thakur (Zorawar Singh)
 1988 Rama O Rama
John D'Souza
 1988 Mohabbat Ke Dushman
Rushtom
 1988 Sherni
Durga's dad
 1988 Kasam
Mangal Singh
 1988 Shukriyaa
Dr. Dayal
 1988 Paap Ki Duniya
Jailer
 1988 Shahenshah
Inspector Aslam Khan (uncredited)
 1987 Muqaddar Ka Faisla
Dhanraj
 1987 Sitapur Ki Geeta
Dharam Singh
 1987 Goraa
 1987 Hifazat
Thakur Satyaprakash
 1987 Imaandaar
Sudarshan Rai
 1986 Jeeva
Lala
 1986 Maa Beti
Ramu
 1986 Married Woman
 1986 Ricky
 1986 Singhasan
Acharya Abangdev
 1986 Tandra Paparayudu
General Bussi
 1986 Dosti Dushmani
Devendra Pratap Singh
 1986 Love and God
Shehzada Ibn-e-Salaam
 1986 Dharm Adhikari
Chaudhry
 1986 Dilwaala
MLA Raj Shekhar
 1985 Hoshiyar
Dhartiraj
 1985 Karmyudh
Charan Singh Deol
 1985 Maa Kasam
Police Inspector Kishan Lal
 1985 Durgaa
 1985 Bewafai
Diwan Sardarilal (Asha's dad)
 1985 Pataal Bhairavi
Maharaja Vijay Singh
 1985 Yudh
Duputy Commisioner Saxena
 1985 Sarfarosh
Baba
 1984 Mera Faisla
Commissioner Rana
 1984 Raaj Tilak
Arjun Singh
 1984 Raja Aur Rana
Ranbir Singh (aka Rana)
 1984 Sharaabi
Amarnath Kapoor
 1984 Sohni Mahiwal
Tulla
 1984 Jagir
Mangal Singh
 1984 Duniya
Jugal Kishore Ahuja 'J.K.'
 1984 Laila
Bharat Singh
 1984 Haisiyat
Jagdish
 1984 Insaaf Kaun Karega
Jagira
 1984 Farishta
Khan Chacha
 1983 Ek Jaan Hain Hum
Col. Ram Mohan Singh
 1983 Greed
 1983 Bade Dil Wala
Mr. Sinha
 1983 Naukar Biwi Ka
Abdul
 1983 Woh Jo Hasina
 1983 Souten
Raisaheb Prannath Pasha
 1983 Film Hi Film
Gyan Chand Shah
 1983 Andhaa Kanoon
Anthony D'Cruz
 1983 Nastik
Balbir
 1983 Jaanwar
Ram Singh
 1982 Khush Naseeb
 1982 Taaqat
 1982 Badle Ki Aag
Senior Police Officer (uncredited)
 1982 Bura Aadmi
 1982 Do Guru
 1982 Partner
 1981 Maan Gaye Ustaad
Chandan Singh
 1981 Waqt Ki Deewar
Sher Khan
 1981 Kaalia
Jailer Raghvir Singh
 1981 Khuda Kasam
Girdhari Lal
 1981 Ladies Tailor
Salim Baig
 1981 Naseeb
Namdev
 1981 Krodhi
Archarya
 1980 Bombay 405 Miles
Masterji
 1980 Desh Drohee
 1980 Patthar Se Takkar
Pratap D. Chand
 1980 Jwalamukhi
Rai
 1980 Dostana
Tony
 1980 Jal Mahal
Devender Pratap Singh
 1980 Karz
Kabira
 1980 Aap Ke Deewane
Thakur Vikramjit Singh
 1980 Zalim
 1980 Dhan Daulat
Bajirao
 1979 Atmaram
 1979 Teen Chehrey
 1978 Chor Ho To Aisa
Pran Nath
 1978 Kaala Aadmi
 1978 Khoon Ki Pukaar
Vidya Bhushan / Poojari
 1978 Phaansi
Himmat Singh
 1978 Rahu Ketu
Karim / Ketu Verma
 1978 Apna Khoon
Inspector Verma
 1978 Des Pardes
Samir Sahni
 1978 Do Musafir
Shambhu Choudhury
 1978 Ganga Ki Saugand
Kalu Chamar
 1978 Vishwanath
Golu Gawah
 1977 Chakkar Pe Chakkar
Sher Singh
 1977 Chandi Sona
Amar
 1977 Dharam Veer
Hunter Jwala Singh
 1977 Hatyara
Daulat Singh
 1977 Amar Akbar Anthony
Kishanlal
 1977 Ek Kunwari Ek Kunwara
Deepak
 1976 Shankar Dada
Police Inspector Amar Singh
 1976 Dus Numbri
Hawaldar Karan Singh Badshah
 1976 Khalifa
Vikram
 1975 Do Jhoot
 1975 Lafange
Lal
 1975 Sanyasi
Shanti Baba 'Guruji'
 1975 Zinda Dil
Major Hemraj Sharma
 1975 Chori Mera Kaam
Inspector Samadh Kumar
 1975 Warrant
IG of Police Mehra
 1974 Jeevan Rekha
 1974 Majboor
Michael D'Souza
 1974 Kasauti
Pyarelal
 1974 Zehreela Insaan
Masterji
 1973 Dharma
Sevak Singh 'Dharma'
 1973 Gaddaar
B.K.
 1973 Justice
 1973 Bobby
Mr. Nath
 1973 Joshila
Thakur saab
 1973 Jugnu
Shyam
 1973 Jheel Ke Us Paar
Rasila
 1973 Gopi
Lala
 1973 Rickshawala
 1972 Aan Baan
Raja Bahadur
 1972 Be-Imaan
Constable Ram Singh
 1972 Buniyaad
 1972 Ek Bechara
 1972 Sazaa
 1972 Yeh Gulistan Hamara
Deng Do Rani
 1972 Jangal Mein Mangal
Retd. Col. M.K. Das / Raghu
 1972 Victoria No. 203
Rana
 1972 Roop Tera Mastana
Ajit
 1972 Parichay
Rai Saheb
 1972 Aankhon Aankhon Mein
Thakur Shiv Prasad
 1971 Jawan Muhabat
Vinod
 1971 Johar Mehmood in Hong Kong
Mr. Pran
 1971 Jwala
 1971 Lakhon Me Ek
Sher Singh
 1971 Maryada
Pran Bahadur
 1971 Naya Zamana
Rajendra Choudhury ('Rajan')
 1971 Parde Ke Peechey
Balwant
 1971 Chingari
 1971/I Adhikar
Shikari Banhe Khan Bhopali
 1970 Bhai-Bhai
 1970 Ganwaar
Vijay Bahadur
 1970 Humjoli
Gopal Rai
 1970 Nanak Dukhiya Sub Sansar
Singing Fakeer
 1970 Purab Aur Pachhim
Harnam
 1970 Yaadgaar
Mamaji
 1970 Johny Mera Naam
Moti / Mohan
 1970 Tum Haseen Main Jawan
Ranjeet
 1970 Heer Raanjha
Chhote Choudhury
 1970 Kab? Kyoon? Aur Kahan?
Daljit Prasad
 1969 Aansoo Ban Gaye Phool
Shambhu Mahadev Rao
 1969 Anjaana
Diwan Mahendranath
 1969 Bhai Bahen
Ratan
 1969 Jaal Saz
Sunderdas
 1969 Madhavi
Dalpathi Vikram Singh
 1969 Nannha Farishta
Govind
 1969 Pyar Hi Pyar
Satish Raj / Ashok
 1969 Sachaai
Prakash
 1969 Tumse Achha Kaun Hai
Pran
 1968 Aadmi
Mayadas (Aarti's father)
 1968/I Brahmachari
Ravi Khanna
 1968 Sadhu Aur Shaitaan
Sardar Junail Singh / Dilawar Singh / Sher Khan
 1967 Around the World
Pran
 1967 Milan
Rajendra
 1967 Patthar Ke Sanam
Lala Bhagat Ram
 1967 Ram Aur Shyam
Gajendra
 1967 Upkar
Malang
 1967 Woman
Manoharlal
 1967 Sonai Dighe
 1966 Biradari
Bihari
 1966 Dil Diya Dard Liya
Thakur Ramesh
 1966 Do Badan
Ashwini Nath
 1966 Dus Lakh
Jerry
 1966 Sawan Ki Ghata
Kailash Chaudhary
 1966 Love in Tokyo
Pran
 1965 Do Dil
Kunver Pratap Singh
 1965 Khandan
Navrangi Lal
 1965 Mere Sanam
Shyam
 1965 Gumnaam
Barrister Rakesh
 1965 Shaheed
Daku Kehar Singh
 1964 Door Ki Awaaz
Kailash
 1964 Ishaara
Suresh Das
 1964 Kashmir Ki Kali
Mohan
 1964 Pooja Ke Phool
Balam Singh
 1964 Rajkumar
Narpat Singh
 1963 Bluff Master
Kumar
 1963 Dil Hi To Hai
Sheku / Yusuf
 1963 Ek Raaz
Arun
 1963 Mere Mehboob
Munne Raja
 1963 Phir Wohi Dil Laya Hoon
Ramesh
 1963 Mere Arman Mere Sapne
Pran
 1962 Half Ticket
Raja Babu
 1962 Jhoola
Dharamraj / Mirza Singapori / Rai Bahadur Shyamlal Bihari
 1962 Man-Mauji
Jagga
 1961 Jab Pyar Kisise Hota Hai
Sohan Mofat Lal
 1960 Bewaqoof
Pran
 1960 Chhalia
Abdul Rehman
 1960 Gambler
 1960 Maa Baap
Sohan Lal
 1960 Mehlon Ke Khwab
Prakash / Munne Miyan / Pratap Singh / ...
 1960 Spring
Rajesh
 1960 Trunk Call
 1959 Daaka
 1959 Guest House
Manohar
 1959 Madam XYZ
 1959 Do Gunde
 1959 Pyar Ki Rahen
 1958 Adalat
Pandit Kedarnath / Sharif Ahmed
 1958 Amar Deep
Pran
 1958 Chandan
 1958 Madhumati
Raja Ugra Narayan
 1958 Raj Tilak
 1958 Chandu
 1957 Aasha
Raj
 1957 Champakali
 1957 Ek Jhalak
 1957 Miss India
 1957 Mr. X
 1957 Tumsa Nahin Dekha
Sohan
 1956 Aan Baan
 1956 Chori Chori
Sumankumar
 1956 Halaku
Sultan Halaku Khan
 1956 Inspector
 1956 Kar Bhala
 1956 Naya Andaz
 1956 Guru Ghantal
 1956 Hotel
 1956 Jagte Raho
Reporter
 1956 Tankhah
 1955 Abe Hayat
 1955 Amaanat
Naresh
 1955 Azaad
Sunder
 1955 Bahu
 1955 Bara-Dari
Karan Singh
 1955 Devdas
Chandramukhi's patron
 1955 Jashan
 1955 Kundan
Gopal (Radha's husband)
 1955 Munimji
Ratan / Kala Ghoda
 1955 Pehli Jhalak
Pran
 1955 Sakhi Lutera
 1955 Chingari
 1954 Angarey
 1954 Biraj Bahu
Deodhar
 1954 Meenar
 1954 Pilpili Saheb
 1954 Lakeeren
 1953 Aansoo
 1953 Alif-Laila
 1953 Baghi
 1953 Malkin
 1953 Aah
Dr. Kailash
 1953 Farmaish
 1952 Khanabadosh
 1952 Moti Mahal
 1952 Sanskar
 1951 Afsana
Mohan
 1951 Bahar
Shekhar
 1951 But Taraash
 1951 Daman
 1951 Toofan
 1951 Bewafaa
 1951 Sabz Baag
 1950 Biwi
 1950 Lajawab
 1950 Sheesh Mahal
Sundermukh
 1950 Sangeeta
 1949 Apradhi
Mohan
 1949 Bari Behen
Jeetu / Ajit
 1949 Janmapatri
 1949 Putli
 1949 Rakhi
 1948 Chunaria
 1948 Grihasthi
 1948 Ziddi
 1948 Birhan
 1948 Nek Dil
 1947 Arsi
 1947 Mohini
 1947 Do Saudagar
 1947 Gupt Raj
 1946 Badnami
 1946 Rehana
 1945 Kaise Kahoon
 1945 Ragni
 1945 Pardesi Balam
 1945 Ragini
 1944 Dasi
 1943/II Sahara
 1942 Khandan (as Pran Krishna)
 1941 Chaudhry
 1941 Khazanchi
Walk in role
 1940 Yamla Jat
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Pran Krishna

Height:

5' 7" (1.7 m)
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Trivia:

Pran has worked in 2 hit Telugu films called Tandra Paparayudu in 1986 and Kodama Simham with Cheeranjvi in 1990 and in a Kannada film Hosa Raaga in 1991. See more »

Star Sign:

Aquarius

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