Ashok Kumar

Actor, Producer, Music Department

Actor, Producer, Music Department


Ashok Kumar was one of India's most famous actors from before to after its independence from the UK. As a young assistant to Bengali film-maker Himanshu Rai, he got his start in acting by accident when he volunteered to substitute for the lead actor, Jeevan Naya (1936), who fell ill before production on the film Achhut Kanya (1936) was to start. ...
Birth date
1911-10-13
Death date
2001-12-10
Awards
4 wins & 3 nominations.

Activities


RoleTitleYear
ActorAchena Atithi1997
ActorAnkhon Mein Tum Ho
Kapoor (Dadhu)
1997
ActorReturn of Jewel Thief
Prince Arjun
1996
ActorBeqabu
Dadaji
1996
ActorEnemy of the World
Doctor
1996
ActorYeh Hai Jhumri Talayiya
(TV Series)
1996
ActorJamla Ho Jamla
Balaji ghorpade
1995
ActorMera Damad
Ajit Khanna
1995
ActorSajan Ka Dard1995
ActorYuhi Kabhi
God
1994
ActorAasoo Bane Angaarey1993
ActorPrathama1993
ActorKanyadan1993
ActorSurer Bhubane1992
ActorHumlaa
Devkishan Sharma
1992
ActorAadhi Mimansa1991
ActorMaut Ki Sazaa
Pandit. Satyadev
1991
ActorBegunaah
Judge Dindayal
1991
ActorMajdhaar
(TV Series)
1991
ActorBheem Bhavani
(TV Series)
1990
ActorNaya Zamana Nai Kranti1990
ActorPurana Andaz
(Video)
1990
ActorMamata Ki Chhaon Mein1989
ActorSachai Ki Taqat1989
ActorDana Paani
Advocate Sinha
1989
ActorAnjaane Rishte
Kirpa Ram
1989
ActorClerk
Satyapati
1989
ActorBhoothnath
(TV Series)
1989
ActorMajboor
Dinanath
1989
ActorFaisla
Rehman
1988
ActorInteqam
Raghuveer
1988
ActorJawab Hum Denge
Defense Lawyer
1987
ActorPyar Ki Jeet
Dr. Kumar
1987
ActorSuperman
Superman's Foster Father
1987
ActorWatan Ke Rakhwale
Professor Peter Fernandes
1987
ActorHifazat
Kailashnath
1987
ActorAvam
Veshat Ansari
1987
ActorMr. India
Prof. Sinha
1987
ActorWoh Din Aayega
Professor Bhattacharya
1987
ActorBahadur Shah Zafar
(TV Series) Bahadur Shah Zafar (1986)
1986
ActorBhim Bawani
(TV Movie)
1986
ActorHum Hindustani
(TV Series) (1986)
1986
ActorInteqam Ki Aag
Shobha's father
1986
ActorKatha Sagar
(TV Series) - Roti Aur Pyar (1986)
1986
ActorShatru
Superintendent of Police
1986
ActorAsli Naqli
Driver / Chacha (uncle)
1986
ActorPyar Kiya Hai Pyar Karenge
Abdul Rehman
1986
ActorAmma
Navin's Father
1986
ActorQatl
Beggar / Street Singer (as Dada Muni)
1986
ActorDada Dadi Ki Kahaniyan
(TV Series)
1986
ActorPhir Aayee Barsat
Bajaj - Dilip's father
1985
ActorEk Daku Saher Mein
Police Inspector
1985
ActorDurgaa
Dinanath
1985
ActorBhago Bhoot Aayaa
Anton D'Souza
1985
ActorTawaif
Mr. Nigam
1985
ActorAkalmand
Major
1984
ActorGrahasthi
Shankar
1984
ActorHum Rahe Na Hum
Professor Mulk Raj
1984
ActorRaja Aur Rana
Rajinder Singh (aka Raja)
1984
ActorShilalipi1984
ActorDuniya
R.D. Puri
1984
ActorRam Tera Desh
Ram Das
1984
ActorHum Log
(TV Series) Sutradhar
1984
ActorFarishta
Rai Bahadur
1984
ActorPrerana1984
ActorBekaraar
Pradeep's father
1983
ActorChor Police
Mr. Sinha
1983
ActorHaadsaa
Dr. Ved Kapoor
1983
ActorKaya Palat1983
ActorPasand Apni Apni
Shantilal Anand
1983
ActorGreat
Rai, Rita's grandfather
1983
ActorLove in Goa
Baburao
1983
ActorPrem Tapasya
Dr. Chowdary
1983
ActorTaqdeer
Mr. Diwan Pratap Singh (uncredited)
1983
ActorFarz Ki Keemat1983
ActorChalti Ka Naam Zindagi1982
ActorDard Ka Rishta1982
ActorMehndi Rang Layegi1982
ActorSumbandh
Advocate Hardayal Mathur
1982
ActorSwarna Mahal1982
ActorAnokha Bandhan
Zaminder
1982
ActorPower
Police Commissioner
1982
ActorHeeron Ka Chor1982
ActorShaukeen
Om Prakash Choudhury
1982
ActorDial 100
Shanti's Husband
1982
ActorPatthar Ki Lakeer1982
ActorJyoti
Niranjan's dad
1981
ActorMaan Gaye Ustaad
Jailor
1981
ActorMahfil
Seth Raghunath
1981
ActorJail Yatra
Ramnath Verma
1981
ActorPyar To Hona Hi Tha1981
ActorYeh Kaisa Nashaa Hai1981
ActorAakhri Insaaf1980
ActorJudaai
Retired Justice Umakant Verma
1980
ActorNazrana Pyar Ka
Mahesh Kumar Gupta
1980
ActorSaajan Mere Main Saajan Ki1980
ActorSau Din Saas Ke
Colonel Gupta
1980
ActorJyoti Bane Jwala
Dr. Bose
1980
ActorTakkar
Vijay, Kishan, Meena's dad
1980
ActorAap Ke Deewane
Inshallah Khan
1980
ActorKhwab
Advocate Joshi
1980
ActorKhubsoorat
Dwarka Prasad Gupta
1980
ActorAmar Deep1979
ActorBagula Bhagat1979
ActorJanki
Bawaji
1979
ActorJanta Hawaldar1979
ActorMajnoon1979
ActorGuru Ho Jaa Shuru
CBI Inspector / Chief Kumar
1979
ActorAnmol Tasveer1978
ActorKhatta Meetha
Homi Mistry
1978
ActorPremi Gangaram1978
ActorTumhare Liye
Dr. Vachaspati / Vaidyaraj
1978
ActorSafed Jhoot
Baldevraj Gulati
1978
ActorChor Ke Ghar Chor
Ranjeet Singh
1978
ActorDil Aur Deewaar
Rai Saheb
1978
ActorApna Khoon
Geeta's Father
1978
ActorAnpadh
Gupta
1978
ActorPhool Khile Hain Gulshan Gulshan
Lala Ganpat Rai
1978
ActorDo Musafir
Kailash Nath
1978
ActorBahadur Jiska Naam1978
ActorAnurodh
Ramesh Chandra Mathur
1977
ActorMastan Dada1977
ActorPrayashchit1977
ActorAnanda Ashram
Pratap Narayan Roychoudhary
1977
ActorHira Aur Patthar
Dr. Anand
1977
ActorDream Girl
Mr. Verma
1977
ActorJadu Tona
Inspector Jolly Goodman
1977
ActorAap Beati
Kishorilal Kapoor
1976
ActorArjun Pandit
Dr. Shukla
1976
ActorBarood
Balraj Gupta - Criminologist
1976
ActorHa Khel Savlyancha
Thorat
1976
ActorHarfan Maulaa
Ranjeet / Kedar / Mahavir
1976
ActorRangila Ratan1976
ActorSuntan
Dinanath
1976
ActorEk Se Badhkar Ek
Raja
1976
ActorThe Young Wife
Aged Amal (voice)
1976
ActorShankar Dada
Superintendent of Police
1976
ActorBhanwar
Dr. Verma
1976
ActorChhoti Si Baat
Col. Julius Nagendranath Wilfred Singh
1976
ActorDafaa 302: Indian Penal Code Section 302 (Section of Murder)1975
ActorUljhan
Advocate Mr Kailalsh Chandra
1975
ActorEk Mahal Ho Sapno Ka
Anand Kumar
1975
ActorMili
Mr. Khanna
1975
ActorAakraman1975
ActorChori Mera Kaam
Shankar
1975
ActorDo Aankhen1974
ActorDulhan1974
ActorLove in Bombay
Ushman Bhai
1974
ActorPaise Ki Gudiya
Dr. Vinayak
1974
ActorUjala Hi Ujala
Professor Shyamlal Gupta
1974
ActorPrem Nagar
Raja Uday Singh
1974
ActorKhoon Ki Keemat
John Fernandez
1974
ActorDo Phool
Diwan Bahadur Atal Rai
1974
ActorHifazat
Judge Ramprasad
1973
ActorTaxi Driver
Rai Saheb
1973
ActorBada Kabutar
Mama Rampuri
1973
ActorDhund
Public Prosecutor Mehta
1973
ActorDil Daulat Duniya
Seth Kalidas / Kalluram 'Kalwa'
1972
ActorMaalik
Ganesh Duttji 'Guru'
1972
ActorRakhi Aur Hathkadi
Thakur Virendra Singh
1972
ActorRani Mera Naam1972
ActorSa-Re-Ga-Ma-Pa
Ghanshyamdas Chaudhary
1972
ActorSazaa
Jaggu / Barrister Raghuveer Sahay
1972
ActorZameen Aasmaan
Shanti Swaroop
1972
ActorZindagi Zindagi
Choudhury Ramprasad
1972
ActorVictoria No. 203
Raja
1972
ActorAnuraag
Shivshankar Rai
1972
ActorHot Spices
Maharaj (uncredited)
1972
ActorPakeezah
Shahabuddin
1972
ActorDoor Ka Raahi
Joseph
1971
ActorGanga Tera Pani Amrit
Manju's Father
1971
ActorHum Tum Aur Woh
Mahendra Nath
1971
ActorNaya Zamana
Sachin Choudhury
1971
ActorAdhikar
Barrister Shukla
1971/I
ActorKangan
Lakshmipati 'Rajaji'
1971
ActorJawab
Zamindar Uma Shankar
1970
ActorPurab Aur Pachhim
Bharat's Guru / Dada
1970
ActorSafar
Dr. Chandra
1970
ActorSharafat
Jagatram
1970
ActorMaa Aur Mamta
William
1970
ActorSau Saal Beet Gaye
Digvijay Singh / Nahar Singh
1970
ActorAansoo Ban Gaye Phool
Vidyanand
1969
ActorBhai Bahen
Raja Vikram Pratap
1969
ActorDo Bhai
Judge Ajay Verma
1969
ActorIntaquam
Heeralal Mehra
1969
ActorPaisa Ya Pyar
Mohanlal
1969
ActorSatyakam
Satyasharan 'Dadji' Acharya
1969
ActorAradhana
Air Commodore Ganguly
1969
ActorBeti Tumhare Jaisi1969
ActorPyar Ka Sapna
Shankarnath
1969
ActorAashirwad
Shivnath 'Joggi Thakur' Choudhary
1968
ActorEk Kali Muskai
Chaudhary Saab
1968
ActorSadhu Aur Shaitaan
Passenger (Hair Dresser) (uncredited)
1968
ActorAabroo
Advocate P.K. Anand
1968
ActorDil Aur Mohabbat
Supt. of Police Choudhry
1968
ActorBahu Begum
Nawab Sikander Mirza
1967
ActorHatey Bazarey
Mukherjee
1967
ActorMehrban
Shanti Swarup
1967
ActorNai Roshni
Professor Kumar (as Padmashree Ashok Kumar)
1967
ActorJewel Thief
Arjun Singh
1967
ActorAnnavin Asai
Judge
1966
ActorDaadi Maa
Pratap / Raja
1966
ActorToofan Mein Pyaar Kahan
Shamu
1966
ActorYeh Zindagi Kitni Haseen Hai
Guptaji
1966
ActorMamta
Manish Roy
1966
ActorAfsana
Gopal
1966
ActorAkashdeep
Shankar
1965
ActorBahu Beti
Judge
1965
ActorBheegi Raat
Anand
1965
ActorNaya Kanoon
Shekhar
1965
ActorShevatcha Malusura1965
ActorOonche Log
Retd. Major Chandrakant
1965
ActorAdhi Raat Ke Baad
Ashok Kumar
1965
ActorChand Aur Suraj
Chanderprakash Atmaram Malik / Chander
1965
ActorChitralekha
Yogi Kumargiri (as Padmashree Ashok Kumar)
1964
ActorDooj Ka Chand1964
ActorPhoolon Ki Sej
Doctor Verma
1964
ActorPooja Ke Phool
Choudhury Hukumat Rai
1964
ActorCrossroads
(TV Series) Ranjit Singh Rupal (1986-1987)
1964
ActorBenazir
Nawab
1964
ActorGrahasti
Harishchandra Khanna
1963
ActorMere Mehboob
Nawab Buland Akhtar Changezi
1963
ActorMeri Surat Teri Ankhen
Pyare
1963
ActorYeh Rastey Hain Pyar Ke
Advocate Buom Kesh Mukherjee
1963
ActorAaj Aur Kal
Maharaja Balbirsingh
1963
ActorBandini
Bikash Ghosh
1963
ActorGharni Shobha1963
ActorGumrah
Barrister Ashok
1963
ActorUstadon Ke Ustad
Saaya
1963
ActorAarti
Dr. Prakash
1962
ActorBezubaan
Dharm Das
1962
ActorBurmah Road
Ashok
1962
ActorMehndi Lagi Mere Haath
Dr. Mehta
1962
ActorNaqli Nawab
Nawab Shoukat Ali
1962
ActorPrivate Secretary
Shambabu
1962
ActorRakhi
Raj Kumar 'Raju'
1962
ActorUmeed1962
ActorIsi Ka Naam Duniya Hai
Raja
1962
ActorBanto1962
ActorHong Kong1962
ActorDark Street1961
ActorFlat No. 91961
ActorWarrant1961
ActorDharmputra
Nawab Badruddin (Husn Bano's Father) (uncredited)
1961
ActorAanchal
Ramu Choudhary
1960
ActorHospital
Saibal
1960
ActorKala Aadmi
Madan
1960
ActorKalpana
Amar
1960
ActorMasoom
Khan
1960
ActorKanoon
Judge Badri Prasad
1960
ActorBaap Bete1959
ActorBedard Zamana Kya Jane
Barrister Ashok
1959
ActorDaaka1959
ActorKangan
CID Inspector Sharad M. Das
1959
ActorNaach Ghar1959
ActorNai Raahen1959
ActorDhool Ka Phool
Defense Lawyer (uncredited)
1959
ActorFarishta
Ashok
1958
ActorHowrah Bridge
Prem Kumar / Rakesh
1958
ActorKarigar
Shankar Mohite
1958
ActorNight Club
Inspector Kishore
1958
ActorRaagini
Jugalbabu
1958
ActorSavera1958
ActorSitaron Se Aage
Rajesh Babu
1958
ActorChalti Ka Naam Gaadi
Brijmohan Sharma
1958
ActorLighthouse1958
ActorBandi
Shankar Mishra
1957
ActorEk Saal
Suresh Kumar
1957
ActorJeevan Saathi1957
ActorSheroo1957
ActorTalaash1957
ActorUstad1957
ActorInspector
Sham
1957
ActorMr. X
Ashok Kumar / Mr. X
1957
ActorBhai-Bhai
Ashok Kumar
1956
ActorShatranj
Shanti Swarup
1956
ActorEk-Hi-Rasta
Prakash Mehta
1956
ActorBandish
Kamal Roy
1955
ActorBhagwat Mahima1955
ActorSardar1955
ActorBaadbaan1954
ActorLakeeren1954
ActorNaaz1954
ActorSamaj1954
ActorShamsheer1953
ActorShole1953
ActorThe Fiancee
Shekhar Rai
1953
ActorBetaab1952
ActorBewafa
Ashok
1952
ActorJalpari1952
ActorKafila1952
ActorNau Bahar
Ashok
1952
ActorPoonam
Rajan
1952
ActorRaag Rang1952
ActorSaloni1952
ActorTamasha
Mr. Ashok Kumar
1952
ActorDeedar
Dr. Kishore
1951
ActorAfsana
Ratan Kumar / Diwan Chaman Kumar
1951
ActorKhiladi1950
ActorMashaal
Samar Nath Ghosh
1950
ActorNishana1950
ActorSamadhi
Shekhar
1950
ActorSangram
Kunwar / Rajkumar / Raje
1950
ActorAadhi Raat1950
ActorMahal
Hari Shankar
1949
ActorPadmini1948
ActorSaajan
Prakash
1947
ActorChandrashekhar
Pratap
1947
ActorEight Days
Shamsher Singh
1946
ActorShikari1946
ActorUttara Abhimanyu1946
ActorBegum1945
ActorHumayun
Badshah Naseerudin Humayun
1945
ActorBulandi1945
ActorChal Chal Re Navjavan
Arjun
1944
ActorKiran1944
ActorAngoothi1943
ActorKismet
Shekhar / Madan
1943
ActorNajma
Yusuf
1943
ActorZindagi1942
ActorAnjaan
Ajit
1941
ActorJhoola
Ramesh
1941
ActorNaya Sansar
Puran
1941
ActorAzad1940
ActorBandhan
Nirmal
1940
ActorThe Bangle
Kamal
1939
ActorNirmala1938
ActorVachan1938
ActorPrem Kahani
Jagat
1937
ActorSavitri
Satyaran
1937
ActorIzzat
Kanhaiya
1937
ActorAchhut Kanya
Pratap
1936
ActorJanmabhoomi
Ajoy Kumar Ghosh
1936
ActorJeevan Naya
Ranjit
1936
RoleTitleYear
ProducerLal Chunariyaa
(producer)
1983
ProducerKalpana
(producer)
1960
ProducerRaagini
(producer)
1958
ProducerThe Fiancee
(producer)
1953
ProducerNau Bahar
(producer)
1952
ProducerTamasha
(producer)
1952
ProducerMahal
(producer)
1949
ProducerEight Days
(producer)
1946
RoleTitleYear
Music departmentShaukeen
(playback singer)
1982
Music departmentKhubsoorat
(playback singer)
1980
Music departmentKangan
(playback singer)
1971
Music departmentAashirwad
(playback singer)
1968
Music departmentJhoola
(playback singer)
1941
RoleTitleYear
DirectorSurabhi Yaamangal1986
DirectorEight Days
(uncredited)
1946
RoleTitleYear
SoundtrackKhubsoorat
(performer: "Piya Banwari")
1980
SoundtrackAashirwad
(performer: "Rail ghadi chuk chuk chuk chuk, beech wale station bole ruk ruk ruk ruk")
1968
RoleTitleYear
Miscellaneous CrewAnpadh
(presenter)
1978
Miscellaneous CrewAdhikar
(presenter)
1971/I
RoleTitleYear
ThanksRévolutionnaire
(in memory of) (filming)
2021
ThanksAzad
(in memory of) (post-production)
ThanksBrahmaputra
(in memory of) (post-production)
ThanksMahabali
(special thanks) (post-production)
ThanksMahanayakan
(in memory of) (post-production)
ThanksRashtrapurush
(in memory of) (post-production)
ThanksSohn Des Landes
(in memory of) (post-production)
ThanksVeer Azad
(in memory of) (post-production)
ThanksMahanayakadu
(in memory of) (post-production)
2021
ThanksMahanayak
(in memory of)
2020
ThanksAham Brahmasmi
(in memory of)
2019
ThanksRashtraputra
(in memory of)
2018
ThanksLukochuri
(acknowledgment)
1958
RoleTitleYear
SelfZindagi Ek Safar
(Documentary)
1988
SelfChala Murari Hero Banne
Self
1977
SelfGuddi
Self
1971
SelfKrorepati
Self
1961
SelfSone Ki Chidiya
Self
1958
SelfDream House
(Short) Self
1953