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Habib Tanvir (1923–2009)

Habib Tanvir was born on September 1, 1923 in Raipur, Chhattisgarh, India. He was an actor, known for Gandhi (1982), The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey (2005) and Staying On (1980). He was married to Moneeka Misra. He died on June 8, 2009 in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. See full bio »

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Known For

Gandhi
Gandhi Indian Barrister
(1982)
The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey
(2005)
Staying On
Staying On Dr Mitra
(1980)
Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin
(1987)

Filmography

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 2008/I Black & White
Quazi Saab
 2005 The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey
Bahadur Shah Zafar (as Tanveer Habib)
 1993 The Burning Season
Raja Sahib
 1988 Hero Hiralal
 1987 Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin
Akhtar Baig
 1986 Man-Eaters of India (TV Movie documentary)
Bahadur
 1986 Masterpiece Theatre: Lord Mountbatten - The Last Viceroy (TV Mini-Series)
Hindu Head Man
- Episode #1.1 (1986) ... Hindu Head Man
 1982 Gandhi
Indian Barrister (as Habib Tanveer)
 1980 Staying On (TV Movie)
Dr Mitra
 1953 Foot Path
 1953 Rahi
Ramu
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Personal Details

Alternate Names:

Tanveer Habib | Habib Tanveer
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Trivia:

He was a pioneer of Indian contemporary theater. He brought the stories, music, and dialect of folk theater to the stage. He often used non-professionally-trained village performers in his works. See more »

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Virgo

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