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Saeed Jaffrey

​From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Saeed Jaffrey OBE (born 8 January 1929) is an Indian-born British actor, who has done numerous British movies. He was born in Malerkotla, Punjab. His film credits include The Man Who Would Be King (1975), Shatranj Ke Khiladi (The Chess Players) (1977), Gandhi (1982), A Passage to India (1965 BBC version and 1984 film) and My Beautiful Laundrette (1985). He has also appeared in many Bollywood films in the 1980s and 1990s. For television he has starred in Gangsters (1975–1978), The Jewel in the Crown (1984), Tandoori Nights (1985–1987) and Little Napoleons (1994). He also appeared as Ravi Desai on Coronation Street as the father of Vikram Desai, the cousin of Dev Alahan and in Minder (TV series) as Mr Mukerjee in Series 1 episode The Bengal Tiger. Description above from the Wikipedia article Saeed Jaffrey, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.


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Born:
Jan 8, 1929 In Maler Kotla, Punjab, India
Movie/TV Credits:
106
First Appeared:
In the movie The Sword and the Flute 1959-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Sanam Teri Kasam 2009-05-06
Known For
Poster of Yaara Dildara
Poster of Tales of the Unexpected
Poster of Play for Today
Poster of Play of the Month
Filmography
Movie Sanam Teri Kasam Vikram Verma 2009-05-06
Movie Bunker Hill Mr. Farook 2008-10-17
Movie Kaun Hai Jo Sapno Mein Aaya Unknown 2005-01-01
Movie Chicken Tikka Masala C. P. Chopra 2005-04-22
Movie Day Of the Sirens Unknown 2002-01-01
Movie Snapshots Ibrahim 2002-02-21
Series The Inspector Lynley Mysteries Akram Malik 2002-04-08
Movie Albela Sonia's father 2001-04-19
Movie Mr In-Between Mr. Basmati 2001-09-10
Movie Guru in Seven Mr.Walia 1998-07-10
Movie Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai Komal's Father 1998-05-22
Movie Aunty No. 1 Colonel Sadanand Dhongre 1998-05-01
Movie Achanak Arjun's Father 1998-06-12
Movie Judaai Mr. Sahni 1997-02-01
Movie Mahaanta Inspector General of Police 1997-05-23
Movie The Journey Ashok 1997-01-01
Movie Deewana Mastana Chander Nandkishore Kapoor Sharma 1997-10-24
Movie Raja Ki Ayegi Baraat Rai Bahadur - Raja's & Ramesh's father 1997-08-18
Movie Udaan Mr. Sahay 1997-10-03
Movie Bambai Ka Babu Vicky's Father (as Saeed Jafrey) 1996-01-01
Movie English Babu Desi Mem Lawyer Madadgar 1996-01-26
Movie Kartavya Ramakant Sahay 1995-07-29
Movie Saajan Ki Baahon Mein Ranvir Singh 1995-07-28
Movie Angrakshak Unknown 1995-11-17
Movie Veergati Pooja's dad 1995-09-29
Movie Trimurti Bhanu 1995-12-22
Movie Dilwale Police Commissioner 1994-01-29
Movie Yeh Dillagi Bhanupratap Saigal 1994-05-05
Series Common As Muck Nat Prabhakar 1994-09-07
Series Little Napoleons Vijay Shah 1994-06-07
Movie Two Oranges and a Mango Unknown 1994-09-07
Movie Aashik Aawara Unknown 1993-05-28
Movie Aaina Mr. Mathur 1993-06-18
Movie Ek Hi Raasta Colonel Choudhry 1993-10-22
Movie Anmol S. J 1993-08-27
Movie Suryavanshi J.B. 1992-02-14
Movie Nishchaiy Suryakant Gujral 1992-07-17
Movie Masala Lallu Bhai Solanki / Mr. Tikkoo / Lord Krishna 1991-09-06
Movie Indrajeet Unknown 1991-05-06
Series Pebble Mill Unknown 1991-10-14
Movie Yaara Dildara Mr. Mehra 1991-12-13
Movie After Midnight Jas 1990-01-01
Movie Pathar Ke Insan Unknown 1990-01-15
Movie Kishen Kanhaiya Vidya Charan 1990-03-09
Movie Dil Mr. Mehra 1990-06-22
Movie Eeshwar Masterji (Guest Appearance) 1989-02-24
Movie Ram Lakhan Police Commissioner Arun Kashyap 1989-01-27
Movie Daata Master Dinanath 1989-06-23
Movie Chaalbaaz Vishwannath 1989-12-08
Movie Aakhri Ghulam Unknown 1989-07-06
Movie Hisaab Khoon Ka Unknown 1989-07-21
Movie Vijay Inder Sen Gujral 1988-08-12
Series Tamas Karim Khan 1988-01-09
Movie Just Ask for Diamond Mr. Patel 1988-09-01
Movie The Deceivers Hussein 1988-09-02
Series A Killing on the Exchange Unknown 1987-03-06
Movie Khudgarz Brij Bhushan Saxena 1987-07-31
Movie Partition Unknown 1987-08-19
Movie Avam Unknown 1987-08-31
Movie Kala Dhanda Goray Log Pinto Ustad 1986-05-19
Series Tandoori Nights Unknown 1985-07-04
Movie Ram Teri Ganga Maili Kunj Bihari (as Saeed Jaffry) 1985-07-25
Movie Karishma Kudrat Kaa Unknown 1985-12-06
Movie Saagar Mr. D'Silva 1985-08-09
Movie My Beautiful Laundrette Nasser Ali 1985-11-16
Movie Mashaal Unknown 1984-01-12
Series The Far Pavilions Biju Ram 1984-04-22
Series The Jewel in the Crown Ahmed Ali Gaffur Kasim Bahadur, the Nawab of Mirat 1984-01-09
Movie Nehru Narrator 1984-11-14
Movie The Razor's Edge Raaz 1984-10-19
Movie A Passage to India Hamidullah 1984-12-14
Movie Masoom Suri 1983-01-10
Movie The Courtesans of Bombay Unknown 1983-01-01
Movie Kissi Se Na Kehna Lalaji 1983-12-30
Movie Mandi Major Agarwal 1983-02-25
Movie [Hindi] Star Rana 1982-10-22
Movie Gandhi Sardar Vallabhbhai Patel 1982-11-30
Movie Sphinx Selim 1981-02-11
Movie Chashme Buddoor Lalan Mian 1981-04-30
Movie Ek Baar Phir Saeed 1980-03-07
Movie Staying On Frankie Bhoolabhoy 1980-12-28
Series Minder Unknown 1979-10-29
Series Tales of the Unexpected Dr. Kunzru 1979-03-24
Movie Destiny Gurjeet Singh Khera 1978-01-31
Movie The After Dinner Joke Merchant 1978-02-14
Movie Hullabaloo Over Georgie and Bonnie's Pictures Sri Narain 1978-09-01
Movie Death on the Nile Servant (uncredited) 1978-09-29
Movie The Chess Players Mir Roshan Ali 1977-10-02
Series Gangsters Unknown 1976-09-09
Movie The Wilby Conspiracy Mukarjee 1975-02-01
Series Two's Company The Doctor 1975-09-06
Movie Gangsters Rafiq 1975-01-09
Series Rumpole of the Bailey Unknown 1975-12-17
Movie The Man Who Would Be King Billy Fish 1975-12-03
Series Notorious Woman Unknown 1974-11-03
Series The Protectors President's Aide 1972-09-29
Series The Regiment Unknown 1972-02-21
Movie The Horsemen District Chief 1971-08-16
Series Play for Today Unknown 1970-10-15
Movie The Guru Murad 1969-02-10
Movie Stalked The Pitch-Man 1968-04-02
Series Callan Unknown 1967-07-08
Series Play of the Month Unknown 1965-10-19
Movie Parable Circus Worker 1964-08-31
Movie The Creation of Woman Narrator (voice) 1961-05-01
Movie The Sword and the Flute Narrator 1959-01-01