Jagdeep

  • Birthday: 29. March 1939
  • Birthplace: Datia, British India

Biography

Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed Jaffery (born 29 March 1939 in Datia, India), better known as Jagdeep, is an Indian film actor who has appeared in more than 300 films. He is especially known for his comic roles. He played Soorma Bhopali in Sholay (1975), Machchar in Purana Mandir (1984), Salman Khan's dad in Andaz Apna Apna (1994) and directed a movie Soorma Bhopali with this character as the protagonist.

Jagdeep started his film career as a child artist extra in films like B. R. Chopra's Afsana, then became a child artist in Ab Dilli Door Nahin, K A Abbas's Munna and AVM's Hum Panchi Ek Dal Ke. Then came Bimal Roy's Do Bigha Zamin with which he started playing comic roles. Some hit songs are picturised on him like 'paas baitho tabiyat bahal jayegi' from 'Punarmilan', 'In pyar ki rahon mein' from the same film, 'chal ud ja re panchhi' from superhit movie 'Bhabhi' where he is paired opposite Nanda.


Movies

1973 - Aa Gale Lag Jaa
1977 - Aaina
1981 - Aakhri Mujra
1977 - Aakhri Sajda
1972 - Aan Baan
1970 - Aansoo Aur Muskan
1954 - Aar Paar
1966 - Aasra
1957 - Ab Dilli Dur Nahin
1951 - Afsana
1977 - Agar... If
1977 - Agent Vinod
1977 - Alibaba Marjinaa
1994 - Andaz Apna Apna
1977 - Angaare
1978 - Anjane Mein
1972 - Anokhi Pehchan
1972 - Apna Desh
1972 - Bandagi
Bees Saal Baad
1957 - Bhabhi
1972 - Bhai Ho To Aisa
1982 - Bheegi Palkein
1978 - Bhola Bhala
1974 - Bidaai
1968 - Brahmachari
1976 - Bullet
1977 - Chala Murari Hero Banne
1979 - Chambal Ki Raani
1980 - Choron Ki Baaraat
1979 - Dada
1970 - Darpan
1987 - Deewana Tere Naam Ka
1975 - Dhoti Lota Aur Chowpatty
1978 - Dil Aur Deewar
1972 - Dil Daulat Duniya
1972 - Dil Ka Raja
1953 - Do Bigha Zamin
1978 - Do Musafir
1988 - Do Waqt Ki Roti
1977 - Dulhan Wahi Jo Piya Man Bhaye
1980 - Ek Baar Kaho
1971 - Ek Nari Ek Brahmachari
1970 - Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani - 1970
1982 - Ghazab
1972 - Gora Aur Kala
1970 - Himmat
Hum Intezaar Karenge
1974 - Insaaniyat
1974 - International Crook
1970 - Ishq Par Zor Nahin
1979 - Jaan-e-Bahaar
1975 - Jaggu
1980 - Jal Mahal
1990 - Jamai Raja
1977 - Janam Janam Na Saath
1977 - Jay Vejay
1981 - Jeene Ki Arzoo
1969 - Jeene Ki Raah
1982 - Jeeo Aur Jeene Do
1991 - Jigarwala
1969 - Jigri Dost
1981 - Kaalia
1971 - Kabhi Dhoop Kabhi Chhaon
1980 - Kali Ghata
1970 - Khilona
1973 - Khoon Khoon
1981 - Mangalsutra
1975 - Mere Sartaj
1972 - Milap
1992 - Muskurahat
1976 - Nagin
1954 - Naukari
1967 - Naunihal
1965 - Noor Mahal
1971 - Parde Ke Peechey
1987 - Parivaar
1958 - Phir Subah Hogi
1980 - Phir Wahi Raat
1991 - Phool Aur Kaante
1986 - Pyaar Ke Do Pal
1980 - Qurbani
1979 - Raadha Aur Seeta
1975 - Raaja - 1975
1989 - Raakh
1971 - Rakhwala
1984 - Rakta Bandhan
1975 - Rani Aur Lalpari
1972 - Rani Mera Naam
1974 - Roti
1970 - Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi
1197 - Saawan Ke Geet
1981 - Sahhas
1964 - Samson
1982 - Sanam Teri Kasam
1955 - Sardar
1979 - Sarkari Mehmaan
1976 - Shankar Shambhu
1970 - Sharafat
1976 - Sharafat Chod Di Maine
1988 - Sherni
Soorma Bhopali
1982 - Sun Sajna
1979 - Sunayana
1979 - Surakshaa
1979 - Surakshaa
1978 - Swarg Narak
1979 - Tarana
1980 - Taxi Chor
1984 - Tohfa
1981 - Ustadi Ustad Se
1982 - Ustadi Ustad Se
1977 - Vishwasghaat
1981 - Wardat