Dara Singh

Dara Singh

Born: November 19,1928 Dharmu Chak, British Punjab

Zodiac: Scorpio

Height: 6 feet 2 inches

Biography: This wrestler turned actor started his Bollywood career primarily as a stunt actor. No prizes for guessing why. His debut was in the movie Sangdil (1952). His pairing with the beautiful Mumtaz was a big favourite with the audience and they went on to do sixteen films together. Dara Singh’s portrayal of Hanuman in the television adaption of the epic Ramayana made him a household name. Some of the movies in which he has acted with Prithviraj Kapoor include Sikander-e-Aazam, Khakaan, Lootera, Daku Mangalsingh and Insaaf. He played Kareena Kapoor’s grandfather in Jab We Met.

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Dara Singh : Filmography

Actor
  • Karma Karma
  • Hum Sab Chor Hain (1973 Film) Hum Sab Chor Hain (1973 Film)
  • Mahabharat (1965 Film) Mahabharat (1965 Film)
  • Bajrangbali (film) Bajrangbali (film)
  • Jagga (film) Jagga (film)
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