Born: March 29,1939
Spouse: Naseem Begam
Biography: Jagdeep is a movie actor who is most remembered for playing the role of Soorma Bhopali in the blockbuster Sholay. Born Syed Ishtiaq Ahmed Jaffery, he has done over 300 films. He started his acting career as a child artist in movies such as Afsana, Ab Dilli Door Nahin, Munna and Hum Panchi Ek Dal Ke. In Bimal Roy's Do Bigha Zamin, Jagdeep essayed the comic role incredibly well and then followed offers to play the comic role in a number of movies.