Miscellaneous Info – Roopmala (Mumtaz in real life) showed talent for dancing at the age of four, and before she made her bow to filmgoers in 1950, she was known in Hyderabad, where she was born, as “the ethereal dancer”. Roopmala was introduced opposite Hiralal and Ramola in Watan Pictures Basera (1950). Later, she established herself as a dancer,vamp and side-heroine in many Hindi films including Aurat (1953), Daera (1953), Waris (1954), Bazooband (1954) and falls naturally into the parts she plays. Not much is known about her, except that she was Muslim, her extended family migrated to Pakistan after independence and that she had a beautiful sister. According to an old Magazine, she was born on January 7th (year of birth not given).
Filmographies might not be 100% accurate or complete because of various reasons including artistes with similar names