Doosra Aadmi

Doosra Aadmi, India, 14 October 1977

Doosra Aadmi (The Second Man) is a 1977 Hindi film, produced by Yash Chopra and directed by Ramesh Talwar. The film stars Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Raakhee, Shashi Kapoor, Deven Verma and Parikshat Sahni. The films music is by Rajesh Roshan.

The movie that Karan and Nisha watch at the cinema, when Timsy is spying on them, is "40 Carats".

Shashi Kapoor, who played Shashi Sehgal in this movie, is in real life the youngest paternal uncle of Rishi Kapoor, who played Karan Saxena (Kannu). That was used as the plot point for their similar looks.

  • Genre: Romantic
  • Runtime: 136 Minutes
  • Director: Ramesh Talwar


Nisha (Raakhee), an accomplished architect, becomes a recluse after the tragic death of her boyfriend, Shashi Saigal (Shashi Kapoor). Years later, Karan Saxena (Rishi Kapoor) offers her employment with his advertising agency and she accepts. She realises that Karan, recently married to Timsy (Neetu Singh), reminds her of Shashi, and she will do anything in her power to be with him.