Satyendra Kapoor

  • Birthday: 01. January 1931
  • Birthplace: Panipat, British India (now Mumbai, Maharashtra, India)

Biography

Satyen Kappu (1931 – 27 October 2007), also credited as Satyendra Kapoor, was an Indian character actor in Bollywood films. His most remembered role is Ramlal in movie Sholay (1975) and as Amitabh Bachchan's father in Yash Chopra's Deewaar. His other notable films are, Kati Patang, Yaadon Ki Baraat, Khote Sikkay, Don, Raaste Ka Patthar, Benaam, Zanjeer, Majboor, Namak Halaal, Kaala Patthar, and Mr. Natwarlal.

Satyen Kappu started his career as a stage actor in 1952 with the Indian People's Theatre Association (IPTA) in Mumbai. His career spanned from the early 1960s to the early 2000s with over 270 films to his credit. He mostly played supporting roles of a father, relative, uncle, police officer, doctor and villainous roles. His work in many Amitabh Bachchan blockbuster hits are noteworthy.

He was a resident of Sunder Nagar, Mumbai. He died on 27 October 2007 in Mumbai following a cardiac arrest. He was 76 and is survived by his wife and four daughters.


Movies

1975 - Aakhri Daao
1979 - Aakhri Kasam
1974 - Aap Ki Kasam
1973 - Aarop
1994 - Amanaat
1972 - Amar Prem
1973 - Anhonee
1978 - Anjane Mein
1972 - Anuraag
1963 - Bandini
1974 - Benaam
1978 - Bhola Bhala
1974 - Bidaai
1994 - Brahma
1977 - Chala Murari Hero Banne
1971 - Chhoti Bahu
1979 - Dada
1993 - Dalaal
1978 - Darwaza
1975 - Deewaar
1990 - Deewana Mujh Sa Nahin
1975 - Dharam Karam
1975 - Dharmatma
1979 - Dhongee
1975 - Dhoti Lota Aur Chowpatty
1990 - Dil
1992 - Dil Aashna Hai
1974 - Dil Diwana
1992 - Dil Ka Kya Kasoor
1979 - Dil Kaa Heera
1993 - Divya Shakti
1972 - Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche
1988 - Do Waqt Ki Roti
1978 - Don
1977 - Doosra Aadmi
1974 - Doosri Sita
1974 - Dost
Fateh
1985 - Geraftaar
1994 - Gopi Kishan
1984 - Haisiyat
1973 - Hanste Zakhm
1987 - Himmat Aur Mehanat
1973 - Hindustan Ki Kasam
1987 - Imaandaar
1977 - Immaan Dharam
1974 - Ishq Ishq Ishq
1972 - Jawani Diwani - 1972
1977 - Jay Vejay
1982 - Jeeo Aur Jeene Do
1987 - Jeete Hain Shaan Se
1986 - Jeeva
1976 - Jeevan Jyoti
1979 - Jhoota Kahin Ka
1973 - Jugnu
1980 - Jyoti Bane Jwala
1978 - Kaala Aadmi
1979 - Kaala Patthar
1989 - Kanoon Apna Apna
1979 - Kartavya
Kasak
1974 - Kasauti
1971 - Kati Patang
1973 - Keemat
1976 - Khaan Dost
1988 - Khatron Ke Khiladi
1992 - Khel
1970 - Khilona
1974 - Khote Sikkay
1987 - Khudgarz
1987 - Khudgarz
1992 - Khule-Aam
1981 - Kudrat
1976 - Lagaaam
1981 - Laparwah
1981 - Main Aur Mera Haathi
1987 - Majaal
1974 - Majboor
1988 - Mar Mitenge
1985 - Mera Jawab
1979 - Mr. Natwarlal
1993 - Muqabla
1987 - Muqaddar Ka Faisla
1986 - Naache Mayuri
1978 - Nalayak
1982 - Namak Halaal
1975 - Nishant
Paisa Yeh Paisa
1978 - Phandebaaz
1991 - Phool Aur Kaante
1981 - Professor Pyarelal
1986 - Pyaar Ke Do Pal
1975 - Qaid
1972 - Raaste Kaa Patthar
1975 - Rani Aur Lalpari
1981 - Rocky
1978 - Saajan Bina Suhagan
1197 - Saawan Ke Geet
1993 - Sahibaan
1993 - Santaan
1985 - Sarfarosh
1979 - Sarkari Mehmaan
1981 - Shakka
1990 - Sone Pe Suhaaga
1988 - Tamacha
1977 - Tyaag
1978 - Vishwanath
1977 - Vishwasghaat
1973 - Yaadon Ki Baaraat
1985 - Yudh
1985 - Zamana
1976 - Zamane Se Poocho
1973 - Zanjeer
1986 - swarag se sunder