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Vinod Khanna

Vinod Khanna (6 October 1946 – 27 April 2017) was an Indian actor and producer of Bollywood films. He was the recipient of 2 Filmfare awards. He was also an active politician. He was the sitting MP from Gurdaspur (between 1998-2009 and 2014-2017). He had advanced cancer of the bladder. Vinod Khanna acted in lead roles in many superhit films and is best remembered for his performance in films like Mere Apne, Mera Gaon Mera Desh, Gaddaar (1973 film), Jail Yatra, Imtihaan, Muqaddar Ka Sikandar, Inkaar, Kuchhe Dhaage, Amar Akbar Anthony, Rajput, Qurbani, Kudrat, Dayavan, Kaarnama, Suryaa: An Awakening and Jurm. After making his debut in 1968, Khanna first acted in small second lead roles or negative roles. His angry young man role in the movie Mere Apne, his negative role as the main villain in the superhit movie Mera Gaon Mera Desh and his role in the crtically acclaimed movie Achanak based on K. M. Nanavati v. State of Maharashtra, as the military officer turned fugitive. In 1982, at the peak of his film career, Khanna temporarily quit the film industry to follow his spiritual guru Osho Rajneesh. After a 5 year hiatus, he returned to the Hindi film industry giving two back to back hit films Insaaf and Satyamev Jayate. Khanna is popularly hailed as one of the most handsome lead actors ever in Bollywood.


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Born:
Oct 6, 1946 In Peshawar
Movie/TV Credits:
71
First Appeared:
In the movie Purab Aur Pachhim 1970-01-01
Latest Project:
Movie Dilwale 2015-12-18
Known For
Poster of Himalay Putra
Poster of Dhaal: The Battle of Law Against Law
Poster of Mahaadev
Poster of Bombay 405 Miles
Filmography
Movie Dilwale Randheer Bakshi 2015-12-18
Movie Koyelaanchal 2014-05-09
Movie Ramaiya Vastavaiya Ashwini (Ram's Mom) 2013-07-19
Movie Dabangg 2 Prajapati Pandey 2012-12-21
Movie Players 2012-01-06
Movie Tell Me O Kkhuda Abhay Rana Pratap Singh 2011-10-27
Movie Red Alert: The War Within Krishnaraj 2010-07-09
Movie Dabangg Prajapati Pandey 2010-09-10
Movie Wanted Shrikant Shekhawat 2009-09-18
Movie 99 JC 2009-05-15
Movie Fast Forward Palaash 2009-09-25
Movie Halla Bol Himself 2008-01-11
Movie Risk Khalid Bin Zamal 2007-01-18
Movie Godfather The Legend Continues Abdullah Khan/Godfather 2007-10-14
Movie Pehchaan: The Face of Truth 2005-06-24
Movie Leela 2002-01-01
Movie Kranti Awadesh Pratap Singh 2002-03-27
Movie Deewaanapan 2001-11-16
Movie Dhaal: The Battle of Law Against Law 1997-01-01
Movie Himalay Putra 1997-04-04
Movie Hulchul ACP Siddhant 1995-01-01
Movie Janam Kundli Randhir 'Junior' Mehra 1995-05-12
Movie Kshatriya Raja Jaswant Singh (Mirtagarh) 1993-03-26
Movie Insaniyat Ke Devta Balbir 1993-02-12
Movie Parampara Thakur Prithvi Singh 1993-05-14
Movie Nishchaiy Ravi Yadav 1992-07-17
Movie Farishtay Dheeru 1991-02-22
Movie Khoon Ka Karz Karan 1991-03-01
Movie Pathar Ke Insan 1990-01-15
Movie Lekin... 1990-04-03
Movie Maha-Sangram 1990-12-01
Movie C.I.D. Police Inspector Veer Sehgal 1990-05-25
Movie Jurm Inspector Shekhar Varma 1990-07-05
Movie Batwara 1989-07-14
Movie Mahaadev 1989-01-01
Movie Chandni Lalit Khanna 1989-09-14
Movie Liberation 1988-08-31
Movie Aakhri Adaalat Inspector Amar Kaushal 1988-06-10
Movie Dayavan Shakti Velhu / Dayavan 1988-10-19
Movie Satyamev Jayate Police Inspector Arjun Singh 1987-06-18
Movie Rajput Bhanu 1982-04-16
Movie Jail Yatra Raju Verma 1981-09-07
Movie Bombay 405 Miles Kanhaiya 1980-01-01
Movie Qurbani 1980-06-19
Movie The Burning Train Vinod 1980-03-20
Movie sarkari mehmaan Anand 1979-02-12
Movie Lahu Ke Do Rang Inspector Raj Singh / Gopi Lathuria 1979-09-28
Movie Main Tulsi Tere Aangan Ki Ajay R. Chouhan 1978-03-02
Movie Muqaddar Ka Sikandar Vishal Anand 1978-10-27
Movie Khoon Pasina Aslam Sher Khan / Shera 1977-01-21
Movie Chor Sipahee 1977-01-01
Movie Amar Akbar Anthony Amar 1977-01-02
Movie Parvarish Kishan 1977-10-23
Movie Inkaar Inspector Amarnath Gill 1977-11-07
Movie Nehle Pe Dehla 1976-01-01
Movie Prem Kahani 1975-03-07
Movie Qaid Advocate Jai Saxena 1975-05-21
Movie Imtihan Pramod Sharma 1974-05-31
Movie Haath Ki Safai 1974-08-30
Movie Achanak Major Ranjeet Khanna 1973-01-01
Movie Gaddaar Inspector Raj Kumar 'Raja' 1973-01-01
Movie Parichay Amit 1972-10-18
Movie Rakhwala Shyam 1971-08-12
Movie Mera Gaon Mera Desh Jabbar Singh 1971-04-06
Movie Jaane Anjaane Unknown 1971-05-16
Movie Elaan 1971-05-19
Movie Purab Aur Pachhim Gopi's groom 1970-01-01
Movie Sachaa Jhutha Inspector Pradhan 1970-05-01
Movie My Own People (Mere Apne) Shyam 1970-11-13
Movie Mastana Police Inspector Prasad 1970-10-16
Movie Aan Milo Sajna Anil Choudhury 1970-07-24