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Saeed Jaffrey (1929–2015)

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KNOWN FOR 
Gandhi (1982) | The Man Who Would Be King (1975) | A Passage to India (1984)
AWARDS 
Nominated for 1 BAFTA Film Award. Another 1 win & 1 nomination More »
AKA 
Saeed Jaferey | Saeed Jafferey | Saeed Jafferi | Saeed Jaffery | Sayeed Jaffery | Saeed and Madhur Jaffrey | Sayed Jaffrey | Sayeed Jaffrey | Saeed Jaffry | Saeed Jafrey  Less
BORN 
Jan 8, 1929 (died Nov 15, 2015)
HEIGHT 
5' 5" (1.65m)

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Past Film & Video (144 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
Past Television (59 titles)YEAREPISODE COUNT
  • Primary photo for Be More EthnicBe More Ethnic (TV Movie) Sol's Dad  Less 2007
  • Primary photo for DoctorsDoctors (TV Series) Raju Gupta (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for Holby CityHolby City (TV Series) Vikas Vidyarthi (1 episode, 2004)  Less 2004 1
  • Primary photo for The Inspector Lynley MysteriesThe Inspector Lynley Mysteries (TV Series) Akram Malik (1 episode, 2003)  Less 2003 1
  • Primary photo for Perfect WorldPerfect World (TV Series) Maggie's Father (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001 1
  • Primary photo for The Canterbury TalesThe Canterbury Tales (TV Series) Actor (1 episode, 2000)  Less 2000 1
  • Primary photo for Coronation StreetCoronation Street (TV Series) Ravi Desai (4 episodes, 1999)  Less 1999 4
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  • Primary photo for JunoonJunoon (TV Series) Actor  Less 1994–1998
  • Primary photo for Common As MuckCommon As Muck (TV Series) Nat / Mr. Prabakar (7 episodes, 1994–1997)  Less 1994–1997 7
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  • Primary photo for City of DreamsCity of Dreams (TV Movie) Actor  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Grandpa ChatterjeeGrandpa Chatterjee (TV Movie) Grandpa Leicester  Less 1997
  • Primary photo for Sometime, NeverSometime, Never (TV Series) Harry (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995 1
    • Pilot (Jul 17, 1995) Harry  Less
  • Primary photo for StagesStages (TV Series) Father (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994 1
  • Primary photo for Little NapoleonsLittle Napoleons (TV Mini-series) Vijay Shah (4 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994 4
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  • Primary photo for KurtulusKurtulus (TV Mini-series) Mohammad Ali Jinnah (2 episodes, 1994)  Less 1994 2
  • Primary photo for Le prix d'une femmeLe prix d'une femme (TV Movie) Ram  Less 1993
  • Primary photo for Rumpole of the BaileyRumpole of the Bailey (TV Series) Dr. Ghulam Rahmat (1 episode, 1991)  Less 1991 1
  • Primary photo for The Village by the SeaThe Village by the Sea (TV Series) Actor  Less 1991– 
  • Primary photo for Mirza Ghalib: The Playful MuseMirza Ghalib: The Playful Muse (TV Series) Actor  Less 1989–1990
  • Primary photo for Hard CasesHard Cases (TV Series) John Kay (2 episodes, 1989)  Less 1989 2
  • Primary photo for Isi BahaneIsi Bahane (TV Series) Actor  Less 1988–1989
  • Primary photo for AkankshaAkanksha (TV Movie) John Gilbert Louis  Less 1989
  • Primary photo for Tandoori NightsTandoori Nights (TV Series) Jimmy Sharma (12 episodes, 1985–1987)  Less 1985–1987 12
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  • Primary photo for A Killing on the ExchangeA Killing on the Exchange (TV Mini-series) Musquat Singh (3 episodes, 1987)  Less 1987 3
  • Primary photo for DarknessDarkness (TV Mini-series) Actor  Less 1986– 
  • Primary photo for Love MatchLove Match (TV Movie) Karamat  Less 1986
  • Primary photo for MitchMitch (TV Series) Zahoor Ahmed (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for Me and My GirlMe and My Girl (TV Series) Ranjit Sharma (1 episode, 1984)  Less 1984 1
  • Primary photo for The Jewel in the CrownThe Jewel in the Crown (TV Mini-series) The Nawab of Mirat (3 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984 3
  • Primary photo for The Far PavilionsThe Far Pavilions (TV Mini-series) Biju Ram (3 episodes, 1984)  Less 1984 3
  • Primary photo for StrangersStrangers (TV Series) Narayan Bose (1 episode, 1981)  Less 1981 1
  • Primary photo for Staying OnStaying On (TV Movie) Frankie Bhoolabhoy  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for Tales of the UnexpectedTales of the Unexpected (TV Series) Dr. Kunzru (1 episode, 1980)  Less 1980 1
    • Poison (Mar 29, 1980) Dr. Kunzru  Less
  • Primary photo for MinderMinder (TV Series) Mukerjee (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for The Last GiraffeThe Last Giraffe (TV Movie) Taj  Less 1979
  • Primary photo for Turtle's ProgressTurtle's Progress (TV Series) Ameen Rana (1 episode, 1979)  Less 1979 1
  • Primary photo for Crown CourtCrown Court (TV Series) Mohan Singh Sandhu / Dr. Ramiah (3 episodes, 1975–1979)  Less 1975–1979 3
  • Primary photo for Hullabaloo Over Georgie and Bonnie's PicturesHullabaloo Over Georgie and Bonnie's Pictures (TV Movie) Sri Narain  Less 1978
  • Primary photo for DisneylandDisneyland (TV Series) Patel (1 episode, 1978)  Less 1978 1
  • Primary photo for Play for TodayPlay for Today (TV Series) Merchant / Gurjeet Singh Khera / Rafiq (3 episodes, 1975–1978)  Less 1975–1978 3
  • Primary photo for GangstersGangsters (TV Series) Aslam Rafiq (11 episodes, 1976–1978)  Less 1976–1978 11
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  • Primary photo for Lucky FellerLucky Feller (TV Series) Indian (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Plays for BritainPlays for Britain (TV Series) Dr. Haq (1 episode, 1976)  Less 1976 1
  • Primary photo for Two's CompanyTwo's Company (TV Series) The Doctor (1 episode, 1975)  Less 1975 1
  • Primary photo for Notorious WomanNotorious Woman (TV Mini-series) Customs official (1 episode, 1974)  Less 1974 1
    • Prelude (Dec 14, 1975) Customs official  Less
  • Primary photo for Le soleil se lève à l'estLe soleil se lève à l'est (TV Mini-series) Radu Singh (1974)  Less 1974– 
  • Primary photo for The Adventures of Black BeautyThe Adventures of Black Beauty (TV Series) Rana (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for The RegimentThe Regiment (TV Series) Punkah-Wallah (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
    • Heat (Apr 27, 1973) Punkah-Wallah  Less
  • Primary photo for The ProtectorsThe Protectors (TV Series) President's Aide (1 episode, 1973)  Less 1973 1
  • Primary photo for Adam SmithAdam Smith (TV Series) Abbas (3 episodes, 1972)  Less 1972 3
  • Primary photo for ITV Saturday Night TheatreITV Saturday Night Theatre (TV Series) Ramon (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for The DoctorsThe Doctors (TV Series) Rama (1 episode, 1970)  Less 1970 1
  • Primary photo for Strange ReportStrange Report (TV Series) Ameen (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for The TroubleshootersThe Troubleshooters (TV Series) Anton Salgado / Sunil Seth / Right Hon. Mohammed Khan (3 episodes, 1967–1969)  Less 1967–1969 3
  • Primary photo for CallanCallan (TV Series) Dr. Megali (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Thirty-Minute TheatreThirty-Minute Theatre (TV Series) Waiter (1 episode, 1969)  Less 1969 1
  • Primary photo for Z CarsZ Cars (TV Series) Dr. Bettley (1 episode, 1967)  Less 1967 1
  • Primary photo for BBC Play of the MonthBBC Play of the Month (TV Series) Mr. Hamidullah (1 episode, 1965)  Less 1965 1
  • Primary photo for Armstrong Circle TheatreArmstrong Circle Theatre (TV Series) Mr. Jacobs (1 episode, 1963)  Less 1963 1
Self (16 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS
  • Primary photo for The Many Faces of...The Many Faces of... (TV Series) Himself / Billy Fish (1 episode, 2011)  Less 2011
  • Primary photo for Essential Poems for ChristmasEssential Poems for Christmas (TV Movie) Himself - Reader  Less 2004
  • Primary photo for 100 Greatest Sexy Moments100 Greatest Sexy Moments (TV Movie) Himself  Less 2003
  • Primary photo for The Sunday ProgrammeThe Sunday Programme (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2002)  Less 2002
  • Primary photo for This Is Your LifeThis Is Your Life (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 2001)  Less 2001
  • Primary photo for EstherEsther (TV Series) Himself (2 episodes, 2000)  Less 2000
  • Primary photo for HARDtalkHARDtalk (TV Series) Himself (1 episode, 1999)  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for The British Soap AwardsThe British Soap Awards (TV Special) Himself - Audience Member  Less 1999
  • Primary photo for Bollywood or BustBollywood or Bust (TV Series) Himself - Contestant (1 episode, 1995)  Less 1995
  • Primary photo for Mustang: The Hidden KingdomMustang: The Hidden Kingdom (TV Movie) Khamtruel Rimpoche (voice)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for That's ShowbusinessThat's Showbusiness (TV Series) Himself - Panelist (1 episode, 1994)  Less 1994
  • Primary photo for Entertainment UKEntertainment UK (TV Series) Himself - Reviewer (1 episode, 1992)  Less 1992
  • Primary photo for The Courtesans of BombayThe Courtesans of Bombay (TV Movie) Self  Less 1983
  • Primary photo for The Taj MahalThe Taj Mahal (Short) Narrator (voice)  Less 1982
  • Primary photo for Ek Baar Phir (Once Again)Ek Baar Phir (Once Again) Himself  Less 1980
  • Primary photo for The Sword and the FluteThe Sword and the Flute (Short) Narrated by (voice)  Less 1959
Archive Footage (3 titles)YEARBUDGETU.S. GROSS

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