March 2012


By |March 25th, 2012|

[ Profile – Interview – Selected Filmography ]
Real Name –  Swaranlata

Profession – Actress (Heroine / Supporting)

Most Active/Popular Decades – 1940s / 1950s

Religion – Sikh (Later converted to Islam)

Ethnicity – Punjabi

Date of Birth – December 20th, 1924

Date of Death – February 8th, 2008

Debut Film – […]

September 2010

Swaranlata (1924 – 2008)

By |September 18th, 2010|

Swaranlata, known to the world as the ‘tragedy queen’ of her time, was born into a Sikh Syal family in Rawalpindi as the youngest of many siblings. She lost her mother at the time of birth and was brought up by her eldest brother, […]

Swaranlata – Her Last Interview

By |September 18th, 2010|

When one speaks of legends, the mind instantly paints a picture of grandeur. Consider an actress who was labelled ‘tragedy queen’ for her moving performances, and a thespian who took the world of Indian cinema by storm with her dark eastern looks. Swaran Lata, […]