June 2011

Sapru with his Guru – Sheikh Fatehlal

By |June 2nd, 2011|

Sapru as ‘Daku Mangal Singh’, with Murad

By |June 2nd, 2011|

Sapru with Ulhas in Bahadur Shah Zafar

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Sapru with Jeevan, B.R. Chopra and Ramesh Saigal

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Sapru aka D.K. Sapru

By |June 2nd, 2011|

[ Memories – Selected Filmography – Photo Gallery ]
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 Film […]

Sapru – Filmography

By |June 2nd, 2011|

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Music Director

Prabhat Film Company
D. D. Kashyap
Prem Adeeb, Begum Para, Sapru, Balakram, Bina Pal, Rane, Ramsingh, Shashikala, Sitara
Husnlal Bhagatram

Prabhat Film Company
Gajanan Jagirdar
Mamaji, Gajanan Jagirdar, Anant Marathe, Sudha Apte, Meenaxi, […]

Sapru – Memories

By |June 2nd, 2011|

Dad was born in Jammu on March 16, 1916, into a very big family which comprised of four brothers and two sisters. Dad was the fourth child. Today, only his younger brother and sister are alive. Daddy’s death was the first among all the […]

December 2010

Kala Pani (1958)

By |December 31st, 2010|

A crime movie about institutionalized corruption. Hero Karan (Anand) discovers that his father, believed dead, is in fact in jail for a murder he did not commit. Karan sets out to prove his father’s innocence with the help of a fearless journalist, Asha (Madhubala). […]

September 2010

Deedar (1951)

By |September 18th, 2010|

Adapting much of the K.L. Saigal type of melodrama, the tale opens with adolescents Shamu (Dilip Kumar) and childhood sweetheart Mala (Nargis). Mala’s rich father (Sapru) disapproves and when the children have an accident while horse-riding (a portent of the tragedy to come), he […]

May 2010

Pakeezah (1971)

By |May 4th, 2010|

While courtesans feature in many films, mostly in minor roles, the two great films in which they are the main heroines are set in the nineteenth- century Avadhi court of Lucknow (Umrao Jaan), and in Delhi and the Punjabi princely state of Patiala in […]