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Farooq Sheikh

Farooq Shaikh (25 March 1948, - 28 December 2013) was an Indian actor, who did most of his films during the 1970s and 1980s. His major contribution was in Parallel Cinema or the New Indian Cinema. He has worked with directors like Satyajit Ray, Muzaffar Ali, Hrishikesh Mukherjee and Ketan Mehta.

He has acted in many comedies on television and performed on stage in famous productions such as Tumhari Amrita (1992), alongside Shabana Azmi, directed by Feroz Abbas Khan, and also presented the TV show, Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai.

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Farooq Sheikh Body Buried Today Evening Mumbai Last Rites
Veteran Actor Farooq Sheikh's Body To Be Buried Today
Veteran actor Farooq Sheikh's body will be buried today at around 7 PM in the evening in Mumbai. The actor died Friday night in Dubai, following a severe heart attack. Satish Shah, a very close friend of Farooq Sheikh has confirmed ...
Seasoned Actor Farooq Sheikh Passes Away
Veteran and seasoned actor Farooq Sheikh expired, late Friday night in Dubai after suffering a sudden heart attack. The actor was 65. His body will be brought to Mumbai later in the day. Farooq Sheikh,who has been part of very ...
Farooq Sheikh Passes Away Dies
Interview Farooq Sheikh
Old classics are national heritage: Farooq Sheikh (Interview)
Mumbai: Restoring classics is like "restoring heritage", says seasoned actor Farooq Shiekh, who rues that many good films perished but is happy over steps being taken to save other masterpieces like his Chashme Baddoor. One of the best classic comedies ...
Chashme Baddoor Team Meet Farooque Sheikh
When 'Chashme Baddoor' team met Farooq Sheikh
The team of David Dhawan's version of Chashme Baddoor recently met veteran actor Farooq Sheikh, who had acted in the original in 1981. Actors Ali Zafar, Siddharth, Divyendu Sharma and Tapasee Pannu, were at a suburban hotel along with Dhawan, ...
U-turn! Farooq Shiekh might take up Zee show
A few days back, we’d reported on veteran actor Farooq Sheikh opting out of Zee TV and Hats Off Productions show Karegi Mera Naam Roshan. Back then, the actor had cited non-compliance to certain terms as his reason for opting out ...
Farooq U Turn
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Anirudh Dave confirms to act in KMNR
A few days back, we’d reported on actor Farooq Sheikh opting out of Zee TV show Karegi Mera Naam Roshan. In that report, we’d also mentioned that Anirudh Dave (Raaj Kumar Aryan fame) was offered a pivotal role. It is learnt ...
Farooq Sheikh opts out of Karegi Mera Naam Roshan
It was being seen as Farooq Sheikh’s comeback to television but, sadly, it won't happen now. Looks like a change in production has also brought about a little change in the cast of Zee TV’s upcoming show Karegi Mera Naam Roshan. ...
Farooq Opts Out
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Sana to star in Karegi Mera Naam Roshan
RJ Sana Sheikh made a not-so-impressive TV debut with Sony’s Jeet Jayenge Hum, which went off air recently. However, she sure has impressed Hats Off Productions, who have cast her in their upcoming show, titled Karegi Mera Naam Roshan for Zee ...
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