Amrish Puri

Amrish Puri (Punjabi: ਅਮਰੀਸ਼ ਪੁਰੀ), (Hindi: अमरीश पुरी); 22 June 1932 – 12 January 2005) was a leading theater and film actor from India, who was a key player in the Indian theater movement that picked up steam in the 1960s. He worked with notable playwrights of the time, such as Satyadev Dubey and Girish Karnad. However, he is primarily remembered for essaying iconic negative roles in Hindi cinema as well as other Indian and international film industries. To Indian audiences he is most remembered for his role as Mogambo in Shekhar Kapur's Hindi film Mr. India (1987), and to Western audiences he is best known as Mola Ram in Steven Spielberg's Hollywood film Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984).

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Amrish Puri - Further Reading
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... Thriller Aadesh Shrivastava Diljale Harry Baweja Ajay Devgan, Sonali Bendre, Madhoo, Amrish Puri, Gulshan Grover Action Anu Malik Dushman Duniya Ka Mehmood Manzoor Ali, Laila Mehdin, Farida Jalal, Jeetendra ... Rahman Ghatak Raj Kumar Santoshi Sunny Deol, Meenakshi Seshadri, Amrish Puri, Om Puri, Danny Denzongpa Action, Romance R ... Maachis Gulzar Tabu, Chandrachur Singh, Om Puri Crime, War Vishal Bharadwaj Majhdhaar Ismayil Shroff Salman Khan, Manisha Koirala Drama Nadeem-Shravan Mr ...
Bollywood Films Of 1980
... Feroz Khan, Zeenat Aman, Amjad Khan, Shakti Kapoor, Aroona Irani, Amrish Puri 2 ... Naseeruddin Shah, Raj Babbar, Sanjeev Kumar, Shabana Azmi, Deepti Naval, Amrish Puri, Gulshan Grover 7 ... Dostana Amitabh Bachchan, Shatrughan Sinha, Zeenat Aman, Amrish Puri, Prem Chopra 8 ...
Bollywood Films Of 1989 - Highest Grossing
... Sonam, Sangeeta Bijlani, Anupam Kher, Dalip Tahil, Sharat Saxena, Rajesh Vivek, Amrish Puri 4 ... Dixit, Dimple Kapadia, Raakhee, Anupam Kher, Gulshan Grover, Amrish Puri 5 ... Khan, Dimple Kapadia, Amrita Singh, Poonam Dhillon, Shammi Kapoor, Amrish Puri 10 ...
Bollywood Films Of 1987
... Mr India Sridevi, Anil Kapoor, Amrish Puri, Satish Kaushik, Annu Kapoor, Sharat Saxena, Ashok Kumar 3 ... Inaam Dus Hazaar Sanjay Dutt, Meenakshi Sheshadri, Amrish Puri, Gulshan Grover, Shafi Inamdar 5 ... Karan Kapoor, Madhavi, Mandakini, Kader Khan, Raza Murad, Amrish Puri 8 ...