Mehmood Ali

  • Birthday: 29. September 1932
  • Birthplace: Mumbai, British India
  • Awards: Filmfare Award for Best Comedian- 1970, Filmfare Award for Best Comedian- 1972, Filmfare Award for Best Comedian- 1975, Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - 1963

Biography

Mehmood Ali (Hindi: महमूद अली; Urdu: محمود علی‎; 29 September 1932 – 23 July 2004), popularly known simply as Mehmood, was an Indian actor, singer, director and producer best known for playing comic roles in Hindi films. During his career of more than four decades, he worked in over 300 Hindi films.

Mehmood was one of eight children born to Latifunnisa and film and stage actor-cum-dancer Mumtaz Ali, who was a huge star of the 40's and 50's cinema, in Mumbai, India.[1] Mehmood had an elder sister and six younger siblings. His sister, Minoo Mumtaz, was also a successful dancer and character actress in Bollywood movies. His youngest brother, Anwar Ali too is an actor and a producer of movies like Khud-daar and Kaash. He started acting reluctantly as a child in Bombay talkie films like Kismet. Some of his early jobs before he concentrated only on acting were driving, doing odd jobs, and selling poultry. He worked as driver of director P. L. Santoshi. Later, Santoshi's son Rajkumar Santoshi cast Mehmood in his venture Andaz Apna Apna. He was hired to teach table tennis to Meena Kumari. He later married her sister Madhu.


Movies

1977 - Aafat
1973 - Aaj Ki Taaza Khabar
1968 - Aankhen - 1968
1980 - Abdullah
1965 - Akashdeep
1971 - Albela - 1971
1974 - Albeli
1977 - Amaanat
1973 - Anokhi Ada
1967 - Around the World
1954 - Baadbaan
1968 - Baazi - 1968
1976 - Bajrangbali
1970 - Bhai-Bhai
1963 - Bharosa
1965 - Bhoot Bungla
1972 - Bombay to Goa
1956 - C.I.D.
1971 - Caravan
1967 - Chandan Ka Palna
1958 - Chhoti Bahen
1964 - Chitralekha
1977 - Darling Darling
1978 - Des Pardes
1970 - Devi
1975 - Dhoti Lota Aur Chowpatty
1963 - Dil Ek Mandir
1962 - Dil Tera Diwana
1965 - Do Dil - 1965
1968 - Do Kaliyaan
1973 - Do Phool
1969 - Do Raaste
1974 - Dulhan
1974 - Duniya Ka Mela
1978 - Ek Baap Chhe Bete
1973 - Ek Mutthi Aasmaan
2015 - Garam Masala - 1972
1970 - Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani - 1970
1976 - Ginny Aur Johnny
1963 - Godaan
1963 - Grahasti
1965 - Gumnaam
1967 - Gunahon Ka Devta
1972 - Haar Jeet
1979 - Hamare Tumhare
1977 - Hatyara
1974 - Hawas
1958 - Howrah Bridge
1970 - Humjoli
1971 - Hungama - 1971
1956 - Inspector
1979 - Janta Hawaldar
2015 - Jawab
1971 - Johar Mehmood in Hong Kong
1973 - Jugnu
1959 - Kaagaz Ke Phool
1987 - Kaash
1971 - Kangan
1960 - Kanoon
1980 - Khanjar
1971 - Khoj
1974 - Khoon Ki Keemat
1982 - Khud-Daar
1974 - Kunwara Baap
1963 - Laagi Nahi Chhute Ram
1971 - Ladki Pasand Hai
1971 - Lakhon Mein Ek
1980 - Lootmaar
1966 - Love in Tokyo
1981 - Maan Gaye Ustaad
1971 - Main Sunder Hoon
1987 - Majaal
1971 - Man Mandir
1980 - Man Pasand
1970 - Mastana
1975 - Mazaaq
1971 - Mere Apne
1966 - Mohabbat Zindagi Hai
1954 - Naukari
1979 - Nauker
1967 - Naunihal
1971 - Naya Zamana
1968 - Neel Kamal
1973 - Paanch Dushman
1968 - Padosan
1977 - Pandit Aur Pathan
1971 - Paras
1967 - Patthar Ke Sanam
1958 - Phagun
1964 - Phoolon Ki Sej
1996 - Pyar Hi Pyar
1966 - Pyar Kiye Jaa
1975 - Qaid
1962 - Rakhi
1197 - Saawan Ke Geet
1976 - Sabse Bada Rupaiya
1975 - Salaakhen
1964 - Sanjh Aur Savera
1981 - Sannata
1961 - Sasural
1964 - Shabnam
1993 - Shreemaan Aashique
1960 - Shriman Satyawadi
1968 - Suhaag Raat - 1968
1968 - Sunghursh
1969 - Waris
1971 - Woh Din Yaad Karo
1964 - Ziddi
1964 - Zindagi - 1964