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Overview (2)

Born in Amroli, State of Bombay, India
Died in Dubai, United Arab Emirates  (cardiac arrest)

Mini Bio (1)

Farooq Sheikh was an Indian actor, philanthropist and a television presenter. He was known for his work in Hindi films from 1977 to 1989. He returned to acting in films in 2008. His major contribution was in Parallel Cinema or the New Indian Cinema. He's acted in serials and shows on television and has performed on stage in famous productions like Tumhari Amrita. He has won the 2010 National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for Lahore.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Melody Reema

Spouse (1)

Rupa Jain (? - 27 December 2013) ( his death) ( 3 children)

Trivia (8)

His father was a lawyer.
Eldest of five children.
He went to St. Mary's School, Mumbai, and then to St. Xavier's College, Mumbai. Thereafter, he studied law at Siddharth College of Law.
Starred in the shelved film, Nargis Films "Maa Ka Aanchal"(1990) Starring Suresh Oberoi, Farooq Shaikh,Kiran Juneja,Sudha Chandran,Jeet Upendra,Reeta Bhadhuri, Satyen Kappu, Produced by Asghar Ali, Directed by Dherendra Kumar.
Acted in the shelved film " Inshaa Allah" (1982) opposite Zarina Wahab, Co starring Vijay Anand. Directed by A. Shamsheer.
Was involved with Moshumi Chatterjee.
Starred in the shelved film Banwaas (1983).
Starred in the shelved TV serial Maan Gaye Huzoor (1995). Starring Farooq Shaikh, Goga Kapoor, Pallavi Joshi.

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