Veteran actor Farooque Shaikh was one of many gifted stars of Hindi cinema who acquired the identical quantity of affection for his work throughout totally different platforms like movies, TV and theater. Shaikh was recognized for his pure appearing and he delivered some memorable performances. Farooq Sheikh was born to Mustafa Shaikh, a Mumbai lawyer and Farida Shaikh in Amroli in Gujarat. He studied at St. Mary’s Faculty, Mumbai and perused additional research at St. Xavier’s School, Mumbai. Farooq was married to Rupa Jain whom he dated for 9 years earlier than tying the knot.
On movie’s entrance, Farooq’s first main movie function was within the 1973 movie Garam Hawa the place he was seen in a supporting function with main man Balraj Sahni. He labored with many notable filmmakers like Satyajit Ray, Sai Paranjpye, Muzaffar Ali, Hrishikesh Mukherjee and Ketan Mehta. In 2010, he gained the Nationwide Movie Award for Finest Supporting Actor for Lahore. The actor died of a cardiac arrest in December 2013
On Farooq Sheikh’s start anniversary, check out 10 of his must-watch movies.
Garam Hawa (1973)
The film Farooq Shaikh’s debut movie. Garam Hawa was India’s official entry to the Academy Award’s Finest Overseas Movie class, nominated for the Palme d’Or on the Cannes Movie Pageant, it additionally gained Nationwide Movie Award and three Filmfare Awards.
Starring Farooq Shaikh, Poonam Dhillon, Madan Puri, Iftekhar. The movie was superhit and the seventh highest grossing movie of that yr.
Chashme Buddoor (1981)
Chashme Buddoor a romantic comedy movie starring Farooq Shaikh, Deepti Naval, Rakesh Bedi, Ravi Baswani and Saeed Jaffrey. The movie was a silver jubilee hit.
Umrao Jaan (1981)
Umrao Jaan was directed by Muzaffar Ali. The movie starred Bollywood actress Rekha and Farooq Shaikh in lead roles.
The movie was directed by Sagar Sarhadi, starring Naseeruddin Shah, Farooq Shaikh, Smita Patil and Supriya Pathak.The movie highlighted the tragedy of younger ladies being bought by needy dad and mom to prosperous Indians within the Gulf.
Saath Saath (1982)
The film directed by Raman Kumar starred Rakesh Bedi, Farooq Shaikh, Neena Gupta, Deepti Naval.
Kissi Se Na Kehna (1983)
Kissi Se Na Kehna was directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. The movie starred Farooq Shaikh, Deepti Naval and Utpal Dutt.
Biwi Ho To Aisi (1988)
The movie was directed by J.Okay. Bihari. The story revolved across the lead pair performed by Rekha and Farooq Shaikh. It is about how the character Shalu (Rekha) who overcomes all obstacles in her married life to win over the acceptance of her domineering mother-in-law Kamla.
Saas Bahu Aur Sensex (2008)
The movie was directed by Shona Urvashi. Farooq Sheikh performed an moral however cranky and eccentric stockbroker within the movie.
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
Farooq Sheikh was additionally seen in one of many greatest blockbusters of this yr Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani. The movie was directed by Ayan Mukerji starring Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone in lead roles. Farooq Sheikh performed the function of Ranbir Kapoor’s father, Rishikant Thapar within the movie.