Danny Dengzongpa

  • Birthday: 25. February 1948
  • Birthplace: Gangtok, Kingdom of Sikkim (now state of Sikkim in India)
  • Awards: Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - 1992, Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - 1993, Padma Shri Honoured - 2003

Biography

Tshering Phintso "Danny" Denzongpa (born 25 February 1948) is an Indian actor of Sikkimese-Bhutia descent, working in Bollywood films though he has also appeared in several Nepali, Telugu and Tamil films as well. He has acted in around 190 Hindi films since 1971. He has also starred in some international projects, the most famous being Seven Years in Tibet where he acted alongside Hollywood actor Brad Pitt. In 2003, Denzongpa was awarded the Padma Shree, India's fourth highest civilian honour. Denzongpa is noted for his villainous and character roles.

Danny was born to a Buddhist family in the erstwhile Kingdom of Sikkim[3] (the 22nd state of India since 1975) where he had his early schooling, and thereafter completed his schooling from Birla Vidya Mandir and St. Joseph's College, Darjeeling, in 1964. Denzongpa's love of horses and horse riding began at an early age, as his family was into horse breeding.


Movies

1994 - 1942: A Love Story
1974 - 36 Ghante
1987 - Aag Hi Aag
1975 - Aakhri Daao
1985 - Aandhi-Toofan
1977 - Aashiq Hoon Baharon Ka
1980 - Abdullah
1977 - Abhi To Jee Lein
1986 - Adhikar - 1986
1990 - Agneepath - 1990
1985 - Aitbaar
1984 - Andar Bahaar
1983 - Andha Kanoon
1975 - Apne Rang Hazaar
1992 - Balwaan
1980 - Bandish
1986 - Bhagwaan Dada
1984 - Boxer
1977 - Chandi Sona
1994 - Chauraha
1974 - Chor Machaye Shor
1980 - Choron Ki Baaraat
1980 - Chunaoti
1988 - Commando
1987 - Deewana Tere Naam Ka
1978 - Devata
1984 - Dharm Aur Qanoon
1975 - Dharmatma
Dhartiputra
1973 - Dhund
Diljalaa
1992 - Drohi
1988 - Ek Hi Maqsad
1976 - Fakira
1991 - First Love Letter
1990 - Gunahon Ka Devta - 1990
Gunahon Ka Faisla
1993 - Gurudev
1979 - Heera-Moti
1991 - Hum
1981 - Hum Se Badkar Kaun
1987 - Itihaas
1984 - Jagir
1982 - Jeeo Aur Jeene Do
1987 - Jeete Hain Shaan Se
1982 - Kachche Heere
1975 - Kala Sona
1980 - Kali Ghata
1976 - Kalicharan
1973 - Khoon Khoon
1974 - Khote Sikkay
1992 - Khuda Gawah
1992 - Khule-Aam
1979 - Lahu Ke Do Rang
1976 - Laila Majnu
1991 - Lakshmanrekha
1982 - Lakshmi
1978 - Lal Kothi
1981 - Love Story
1985 - Maha Shaktimaan
Mera Shikar
Meraa Dost Meraa Dushman
1971 - Mere Apne
1972 - Milap
1987 - Mit Jayenge Mitane Wale
1973 - Nai Duniya Naye Log
1978 - Naya Daur
1985 - Oonche Log
1988 - Paap Ki Duniya
1977 - Paapi
1980 - Phir Wahi Raat
1975 - Ponga Pandit
1993 - Prateeksha
1985 - Pyar Jhukta Nahin
1990 - Pyar Ke Naam Qurbaan
1975 - Raftaar
1972 - Rakhi Aur Hathkadi
1975 - Rani Aur Lalpari
1991 - Sanam Bewafa
1993 - Sangraam
1990 - Shandaar
Soorma Bhopali
1993 - Tahqiqaat
1980 - The Burning Train
1991 - Vishnu-Devaa
1988 - Yateem
1991 - Yodha - 1991
1985 - Yudh
1988 - Zalzala
1972 - Zaroorat