Anwar Hussain

  • Birthplace: Kolkata, India

Biography

Anwar Hussain (1925 – January 1, 1988) was an Indian actor and producer. He was a popular character actor in the 1940s–1970s and acted in over 120 Bollywood films, like Gunga Jumna (1961), Shaheed (1965) and Victoria No. 203 (1972). He was the son of singer-turned director Jaddanbai and half-brother to noted actress Nargis Dutt and Akhtar Hussain, whose daughter Zahida Hussain was also a film actor. Hussain is best known for his roles in Gunga Jumna (1962) and Rocky (1981) with his nephew Sanjay Dutt.


Movies

1969 - Aadmi Aur Insaan
1975 - Aag Aur Toofan
1972 - Aan Baan
1964 - Aaya Toofan
1957 - Ab Dilli Dur Nahin
1976 - Adalat
1958 - Amar Deep
1978 - Anjane Mein
1968 - Anokhi Raat
1978 - Apna Khoon
2015 - Asli-Naqli
1967 - Baharon Ke Sapne
1957 - Bhabhi
1974 - Bidaai
1959 - Char Dil Char Rahen
1978 - Chor Ho To Aisa
1975 - Chori Mera Kaam
1970 - Dastak -1970
1974 - Dost
1971 - Dushman
1972 - Ek Bechara
1974 - Farebi
1953 - Footpath - 1953
2015 - Garam Masala - 1972
1961 - Gunga Jumna
1967 - Hamraaz - 1967
1979 - Heera-Moti
1975 - Jaggu
1981 - Jail Yatra
2013 - Jaise Ko Taisa
1978 - Kaala Aadmi
1969 - Khamoshi
1963 - Laagi Nahi Chhute Ram
1975 - Lafange
1976 - Maha Chor
1973 - Mehmaan
1966 - Mera Saaya
1963 - Mujhe Jeene Do
1967 - Nai Roshni
1978 - Nasbandi
1966 - Neend Hamari Khwab Tumhare
1967 - Night in London
1978 - Premi Gangaram
1967 - Raat Aur Din
1959 - Raat Ke Rahi
1975 - Rafoo Chakkar
1981 - Rocky
1961 - Sasural
1965 - Shaheed
1976 - Shankar Dada
1976 - Shankar Shambhu
1963 - Shehar Aur Sapna
1970 - Tum Haseen Main Jawaan
1971 - Upaasna
1972 - Victoria No. 203
1958 - Yahudi
1969 - Yakeen
1975 - Zindagi Aur Toofan
1972 - Zindagi Zindagi