Kulbhushan Kharbanda

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Kulbhushan Kharbanda
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Kharbanda in Feb 2012
Born (1944-10-21) 21 October 1944 (age 74)
Hasan Abdal, Punjab, British India (now Pakistan)
Occupationactor
Years active1974 - present
Spouse(s)Maheshwari Devi Kharbanda
ChildrenShruti Kharbanda

Kulbhushan Kharbanda (born 21 October 1944) is an Indian actor. He worked in Hindi and Punjabi movie. He is better known for his role as Shakaal in Shaan (1980)[1][2] inspired by the character of Blofeld from James Bond movies.[3]

He also starred in Arth (1982), Ek Chadar Maili Si (1986). He also appeared in all Deepa Mehta's Elements trilogy, Fire (1996), Earth (1998), and Water (2005).[4]

Kharbanda was born in Hasan Abdal, Punjab, British India (now Pakistan).

References[change | change source]

  1. "Down movie lane". The Tribune. July 1, 2006.
  2. "B-Town's villains we love to hate". CNN-IBN.
  3. "A homage to G P Sippy". Bollywood Hungama, Screen. January 5, 2008.
  4. "Adieu to stereotypes". The Hindu. Chennai, India. 20 October 2000.

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