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Shree 420 (1955) Poster

(1955)

Full Cast & Crew

Directed by 

Raj Kapoor

Writing Credits  

Khwaja Ahmad Abbas ... (story & dialogues) (as K.A. Abbas)
 
Khwaja Ahmad Abbas ... (screenplay) (as K.A. Abbas) &
V.P. Sathe ... (screenplay)

Cast (in credits order) verified as complete  

...
Vidya
Nadira ...
Maya
...
Ranbir Raj / Raj Kumar of Pipli
Nemo ...
Seth Sonachand Dharmanand
Lalita Pawar ...
Ganga Mai
M. Kumar
Hari Shivdasani ...
Philachand
Nana Palsikar ...
Gambler with goatee
Bhudo Advani ...
Gambler
Pesi Patel ...
(as Pessi Patel)
Ramesh Sinha
Rashid Khan ...
Radiwala
Sheela Vaz ...
(as Sheila Vaaz)
S.P. Berry
Kathana
Satyanarayan
Shailendra
Raju ...
(as Rajoo)
Mansaram
Iftekhar ...
Police Inspector (as Iftikhar)
Tun Tun ...
Maya's neighbor (as Uma Devi)
Anwaribai ...
(as Anwari)
Indira
Mirajkar ...
Inspector
Bhagwandas
Bishamber ...
(as Late Bishamber)
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Prithviraj Kapoor ...
Himself - ritual performed in the beginning of the movie (uncredited)
Randhir Kapoor ...
Child artiste in song (uncredited)
...
Child Artiste (uncredited)
Ritu Kapoor Nanda ...
Child Artiste (uncredited)
Jaikishan Dayabhai Panchal ...
Cameo during song 'Mud-Mud ke na dekh' (uncredited)
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Produced by 

Raj Kapoor ... producer

Music by 

Jaikishan Dayabhai Panchal ... (as Jaikishan)
Shankarsingh Raghuwanshi ... (as Shankar)

Cinematography by 

Radhu Karmakar ... director of photography

Film Editing by 

G.G. Mayekar

Art Direction by 

M.R. Achrekar ... (as M.R. Acharekar)

Set Decoration by 

K. Damodar ... (settings)

Makeup Department 

Marie Ginetta ... hair styles (as Mary Ginetta)
Bhujang Pai ... makeup assistant (as Bhujang)
Madhav Pai ... makeup artist (as Madho Pai)
Radheshyam ... makeup assistant

Production Management 

Om Prakash Mehra ... production incharge (as Om Prakash)
Mohanbali ... production incharge (as Mohan Bali)

Second Unit Director or Assistant Director 

S. Kalachandra ... assistant director (as Kalachandra)
Lekhraj ... assistant director
Biren Tripathy ... assistant director (as Biren Tripathi)

Art Department 

Shanti Dass ... background artist (as Shantidas)
T.K. Desai ... art assistant (as T.K.Desai)
J.V. Govekar ... art assistant (as J.V.Govekar)
L.G. Patil ... art assistant (as L.G.Patil)

Sound Department 

D.O. Bhansali ... re-recording assistant (as Bhansale)
Datta Bhowad ... sound assistant (as Dutta)
Jambu Kumar Kapse ... sound assistant (as Jambu Kumar)
Minoo Katrak ... director of re-recording
Allauddin Khan Qureshi ... director of sound: at R. K. Studio (as Allauddin)
Dhanpat Rai ... sound assistant
Minoo Katrak ... sound re-recordist (uncredited)

Camera and Electrical Department 

G.L. Bhardwaj ... stills (as G.L.Bhardwaj)
Hari Bhau ... assistant electrician (as Harish)
Shantaram Bhonsle ... assistant photography (as S. Bhosle)
Taru Dutt ... operative cameraman (as Tara Dutt)
Sharad Kadwe ... assistant photography (as Sharad Kadve)
S.G. Kokate ... assistant photography (as S. Kokate)
S.T. Salunke ... assistant electrician (as Sakharam)
R.M. Shinde ... chief electrician
Vasant Velkar ... assistant electrician (as Vasant)

Costume and Wardrobe Department 

C.G. Hanuman ... costumes assistant (as Hanuman)
Khadilkar ... costumes

Editorial Department 

S.R. Kabre ... assistant editor (as S.R.Kabre)
Waman Mhatre ... assistant editor (as W. Mhatre)
Dinkar Shetye ... assistant editor

Music Department 

Hamida Banu ... chorus playback singer (as Hamida)
Asha Bhosle ... playback singer
Sebastian D'Souza ... music assistant (as Sebastian)
Manna Dey ... playback singer
Gandhari ... chorus playback singer
Hasrat Jaipuri ... lyrics
Neel Kamal ... chorus playback singer
Minoo Katrak ... director of music / director of songs
Kavita ... chorus playback singer
Lata Mangeshkar ... playback singer
Mukesh ... playback singer
Mohammad Rafi ... playback singer (as Rafi)
Rekha ... chorus playback singer
Shailendra ... lyrics
Dattaram Wadkar ... music assistant (as Dattaram)
Minoo Katrak ... music recordist (uncredited) / song recordist (uncredited)

Other crew 

M.R. Achrekar ... controller of production (as M.R.Acharekar)
Amarnath ... production assistant
Arun Bhatt ... processing
Chamanlal ... studio manager
Jeet ... publicity design
D.R. Kardas ... publicity assistant (as D.R.Kardas)
Hiren Khera ... secretary
Harish Kumar Mehra ... publicity officer (as Harish Mehra)
G.R. Mulay ... publicity assistant (as G.R.Mulay)
A. Mulla ... assistant projectionist (as A.Mulla)
K.V. Raman ... office incharge (as K.V.S. Raman)
Satyanarayan ... dances
Y.R. Shinde ... stills assistant
Y.R. Virkud ... assistant projectionist (as Y.R.Virkud)
M. Vithal ... publicity assistant

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