Sapru aka D.K. Sapru

Posted June 2, 2011 11:41 am by N-Z


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Real Name –  Daya Kishan Sapru

Profession – Actor (Hero / Villain / Character Actor)

Most Active/Popular Decades – 1940s – 1970s

Religion – Hindu

Ethnicity – Kashmiri Pandit

Date of Birth – March 16th, 1916

Date of Death – 1979

Debut FilmRamshastri (1944)

Last Film – Perhaps Tamacha (1988)

Significant others in the Film Industry – Hemavati (Wife, Actress), Tej Sapru (Son?, Actor), Preeti Sapru (Daughter?, Actress), Jeevan (Cousin, Actor), Kiran Kumar (Nephew, Actor)

Miscellaneous Info – Just like the famous villain of the 30s/40s Chandramohan, Sapru was known for his light expressive eyes.

Related Youtube Video – Shamshad Begum singing for Cuckoo in Shabistan (1951) with Shyam, Naseem and Sapru in the frame. Music by Madan Mohan and C. Ramchandra.

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