Jagdish Raj

Jagdish Raj

Known For: Acting · Birthday: 1928-01-01 · Deathday: 2013-07-28 (85 years old) · Gender: Male

57 Movies

Also Known As: जगदीश राज · Jagdish

Biography

Jagdish Raj Khurana (1928 – 28 July 2013) was a Bollywood actor who holds a Guinness World Record for being the most type-cast actor. He played a police inspector in 144 films.

Early Life

He was the best actor in india in his era and was born in 1928 in the town of Sargodha, British India, which is now in Pakistan. His daughter Anita Raj was also a Bollywood actress.Jagdish Raj had the record of playing a police officer 144 times in various Bollywood films.Some of his popular movies include Deewar, Don, Shakti, Mazdoor, Imaan Dharam, Gopichand Jasoos, Silsila, Aaina and Besharam. He also played Aditya Pancholi's father in Naamcheen (1991). Although Raj occasionally played a villain and a couple of times played a judge, he was best known for being cast a record 144 times as a police officer. After Shafi Inamdar, he holds the Limca Book of Records record for Most memorable policeman ever.

Movies & TV shows

2004.

1 Movie
Meri Biwi Ka Jawab Nahin

Meri Biwi Ka Jawab Nahin

2004
Durga is unable to differentiate between the style of these days and that of a long time ago because she is uneducated. Durga is encouraged to move into a new home when the police inspector re-locates...

1993.

1 Movie
Insaniyat Ke Devta

Insaniyat Ke Devta

1993
A story of two best friends who love to help the needy, and when a group comes under threat of losing their homes, it's up to them to stop the injustice.

1992.

1 Movie
Bol Radha Bol

Bol Radha Bol

1992
When Kishan Malhotra returns home one day to find that his place has been taken over by a look-alike imposter, his life is turned upside down.

1991.

1 Movie
Phool Bane Angaray

Phool Bane Angaray

1991
A movie from 1991.

1988.

1 Movie
Saazish

Saazish

1988
A honest middle-class man is living with his sister. When Geeta goes missing, Anand contacts the police. He travels to Bombay city when the police can't locate her. He met with a cabaret dancer named ...

1986.

1 Movie
Sasti Dulhan Mahenga Dulha

Sasti Dulhan Mahenga Dulha

1986
Radheyshyam has three daughters of marriageable age, but is unable to marry off one of them. His oldest daughter has the father of a prospective groom arrested by the police for demanding and acceptin...

1985.

1 Movie
Geraftaar

Geraftaar

1985
Brothers Karan and Kishan are separated when Karan is framed for a murder, leading him to commit suicide. But, he is saved and grows up to become a cop. Years later, Kishan too is framed for a crime.

1984.

1 Movie
Kasam Paida Karne Wale Ki

Kasam Paida Karne Wale Ki

1984
Uday Singh makes his nephew Satish grow up to be insane because he torments him for the property. Satish married Aarti even though he thought she would be his better half. Despite the fact that he sho...

1982.

1 Movie
Dil-E-Nadaan

Dil-E-Nadaan

1982
Dil-E-Nadaan (The Innocent Heart) is an Indian Hindi film directed by C.V. Sridhar, released in 1982. The film stars Rajesh Khanna in the main lead role as Anand and Shatrughan Sinha as his friend, as...

1981.

3 Movies
Khoon Aur Paani

Khoon Aur Paani

1981
Singh lives in a poor lifestyle with his wife and two sons. There is plenty of water being pumped to bathe the dogs of the man. Vikram kills his father when Ram diverts water. An enraged Ram goes to a...
Paanch Qaidi

Paanch Qaidi

1981
Once upon a time in a village a dacoit named Daku Mangal Singh (Ranjeet) harasses the villagers for lagaan, When Inspector-in-charge Vijay (Girish Karnad) gets transferred to that village he encounter...
Naseeb

Naseeb

1981
The story of Naseeb begins with a lottery ticket. A drunk who can't pay his restaurant bill trades his ticket for a waiter. Naseeb is a story about love, friendship, sacrifice, deceit, revenge, and ab...

1980.

3 Movies
The Burning Train

The Burning Train

1980
A train named Super Express catches fire on its first run from New Delhi to Mumbai.
Dostana

Dostana

1980
Dostana is the name of the two friends who do not question each other about their careers. While the former catches the criminals who smuggle, the latter bails the criminals employed by Daaga. One day...
Scales of Justice

Scales of Justice

1980
After meeting the wealthy Ramesh R Gupta, Beautiful Bharti's life takes a turn for the worse.

1979.

1 Movie
The Great Gambler

The Great Gambler

1979
A gambler works for a villain not knowing that he's being used to entrap a patriot and gain military secrets. The cops assign a lookalike to nab him, but not having gambling skills could give him away...

1978.

2 Movies
Vishwanath

Vishwanath

1978
An honest lawyer, Vishwanath is implicated and imprisoned at the behest of powerful underworld don, GNK and his associates. After his release from prison, Vishwanath decides to seek vengeance, but fin...
Main Tulsi Tere Aangan Ki

Main Tulsi Tere Aangan Ki

1978
Thakur Rajnath Singh Chouhan opens a can of worms when he announces that he is going to marry a prostitute by the name of Tulsi. His mother will not even consider Tulsi as a daughter-in-law, and would...

1977.

3 Movies
Ram Bharose

Ram Bharose

1977
Refusing to follow his corrupt brother's bad example, a sincere, honest but buffoonish police cadet helps to rout a gang of organised criminals who are involved in treachery, kidnapping and murder.
Aaina

Aaina

1977
An upper-caste Hindu Brahmin struggles to make ends meet forcing his daughter, Shalini, to take the burden of maintaining the family upon her shoulders
Karm

Karm

1977
Retired Judge Shyamlal Kumar lives in a palatial home with his wife and only son, who is on his way to become a lawyer, and after that a judge just like his dad. A man and a woman fall in love and wou...

1976.

3 Movies
Khaan Dost

Khaan Dost

1976
The film was directed by Dulal Guha. Mosagadu was the remake of the film.
Fakira

Fakira

1976
In order to help the poor and needy; Vijay alias Fakira rob a gang leader, Chimanlal on multiple occasions of his cash and smuggled goods. This makes him a target of the police and Chimanlal himself; ...
Jaaneman

Jaaneman

1976
When she comes to Bombay to look for her sister, she falls in love with the taxi driver.

1975.

1 Movie
Deewaar

Deewaar

1975
Deewar tells the story of a pair of impoverished brothers who, after their family is betrayed by their father, struggle to survive on the streets of Mumbai. When one becomes a policeman and the other ...

1974.

4 Movies
Har Har Mahadev

Har Har Mahadev

1974
Film adaptation of the Shiva Purana
Insaaniyat

Insaaniyat

1974
One day, a career criminal is arrested by the police, tried in court, and sentenced to a long prison term. He breaks out of prison and goes to the judge who sentenced him and kills his wife, three son...
Pap Aur Punya

Pap Aur Punya

1974
A just king is overthrown by his brother in a coup, but little does the brother know, that his newborn son was replaced with one of the just king's.
Benaam

Benaam

1974
After helping a stabbing victim to the hospital, a man begins to receive anonymous threats. The only way to save his wife and child is to unravel the mystery of the killer's identity.

1973.

4 Movies
Bobby

Bobby

1973
Raja is the son of a businessman who is cold. Bobby is the daughter of a fisherman. They will have to defend their love as their families won't accept them marrying each other.
Joshila

Joshila

1973
Jailor Manmohan Krishan is responsible for looking after convicts undergoing sentences of rigorous imprisonment. He has a young, beautiful and captive daughter named Shalini. Shalini is a poet, one da...
Black Mail

Black Mail

1973
When his uncle develops a new formula to save energy, he becomes rich. He courts the jealous fiancée of Kailash who wants to blackmail him into revealing the secret formula.
Daag

Daag

1973
Sunil and Sonia are attracted to each other, and both get married. On the way to celebrate their honeymoon, they spend a night at Sunil's boss's bungalow, which is occupied by his son, Dhiraj. Dhiraj ...

1972.

4 Movies
Dastaan

Dastaan

1972
The film was directed by B. R. There is a person named Chopra. The film has Dilip Kumar and Sharmila Tagore in it. S. Madan Puri and Johar. The film's soundtrack is composed by Laxmikant Pyarelal.
Do Chor

Do Chor

1972
The Bombay police is confused about a series of robberies being committed in homes of prominent people, with the thief leaving a swastika and stealing only one set of jewellery instead of everything i...
Sanjog

Sanjog

1972
A woman accept a new job only to discover she is now the boss of the man she married in secret a few years ago.
Jawani Diwani

Jawani Diwani

1972
The marriage of the son of a mere employee in her brother's household results in her brother breaking all relations with her. There are two brothers, one is younger than the other, and they are moving...

1971.

4 Movies
Hum Tum Aur Woh

Hum Tum Aur Woh

1971
Vijay is in love with Arti, but while he tries to woo her he becomes embroiled in a murderous plot that involves Arti, her father and the beloved businessman Mahendra Nath
Man Mandir

Man Mandir

1971
Hit by endless misfortunes, the orphaned siblings Deepak and Laxmi struggle to make a life for themselves
Patanga

Patanga

1971
A wealthy man decides to marry woman who is in love with someone else
Mehboob Ki Mehndi

Mehboob Ki Mehndi

1971
His dad is a businessman who is confined to a wheel-chair. Mrs was Khalid's tutor, she was Yusuf's nephew. Shabana and her granny came to live with them for a short period of time after Albert complai...

1970.

3 Movies
The Evil Within

The Evil Within

1970
Interpol follows a fat man from Tokyo to Hong Kong to Manila as he takes care of business for an opium empire.
Sachaa Jhutha

Sachaa Jhutha

1970
A penniless musician is forced to trade places with a look-alike diamond merchant causing a comedy of errors.
Safar

Safar

1970
The medical students are attracted to each other. A poor man wants a woman to live a comfortable life. He instantly fell in love with her when he met her older brother, Shekhar. He proposes to her wit...

1968.

1 Movie
Sunghursh

Sunghursh

1968
Bhavani Prasad is a powerful thug, who masquerades as a priest. His son Shankar refused to follow his path so he wants his grandson Kundan to carry on the legacy. When his son protests, in a fit of ra...

1965.

2 Movies
Waqt

Waqt

1965
A family is separated in a disaster. They aren't united but their lives are connected.
Bhoot Bungla

Bhoot Bungla

1965
Rekha and her uncle Shyamlal are the only survivors in their family which has a long and painful history of death under bizarre and suspicious circumstances while living in their ancestral property. ...

1963.

2 Movies
Kinare Kinare

Kinare Kinare

1963
After losing his family, Puran is taken in by a landowner and he falls in love with the daughter, but is unable to declare his love, and then she falls in love with a young graduate from Bombay.
Ek Dil Sau Afsane

Ek Dil Sau Afsane

1963
Shekhar's (Raj Kapoor) maternal grandmother Nani (Lalita Pawar) is a very loving person, and loves Shekhar dearly as a mother. She is also very religious and firm in her beliefs. She believes that eve...

1961.

2 Movies
Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja

Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja

1961
During an annual festival, a group of pilgrims travel to worship at a temple with different objectives.
Hum Dono

Hum Dono

1961
An army captain must tell a sick woman bad news.

1960.

2 Movies
Bombai Ka Babu

Bombai Ka Babu

1960
The story of two friends, who end up as lawbreakers, and another who is a law enforcer, are two inseparable friends who live in a small town in India. They play a prank and steal something. They get c...
Kala Bazar

Kala Bazar

1960
A man sells movie tickets on the black market, but starts to have a change of heart after he falls in love.

1959.

1 Movie
Shararat

Shararat

1959
1959 Bollywood Drama Comedy

1956.

2 Movies
Funtoosh

Funtoosh

1956
Bollywood 1956
C.I.D.

C.I.D.

1956
A newspaper editor, Shrivastav, is killed when he was about to expose the underworld links of a very rich and influential person. C.I.D. Inspector Shekhar is assigned to this case, an investigation of...

1955.

1 Movie
Seema

Seema

1955
Gauri, an orphan, is falsely accused of theft and lands up in a reformatory run by Ashok. Due to her rebelliousness, she gets into trouble. But, gradually she comes into her own with Ashok's help.
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