David Abraham Cheulkar

  • Birthday: 01. January 1909
  • Awards: Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - 1955

Biography

David Abraham Cheulkar (1909 – December 28, 1981), popularly known as David, was a Jewish-Indian Hindi film actor and a member of Mumbai's Marathi speaking Bene Israel community. In a career spanning four decades, he played mostly character roles, starting with 1941 film Naya Sansar, and went on to act in over 110 films, including memorable films like, Gol Maal (1979), Baton Baton Mein (1979) and Boot Polish (1954) for which he was awarded the 1955 Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award.


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