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Shakeel

Shakeel PP (born Yousuf Kamal; 29 May 1938), is a Pakistani actorbest known for his roles in Uncle Urfi and Mehboob Ahmed in Aangan Terha. He has also acted in a number of local films as well as anEnglish film, Jinnah and Traffic Serial for BBC Channel-4. He is also known for his philanthropic activities.


Born Yousuf Kamal
29 May 1938 (age )
Bhopal, Bhopal State,British India (now India)
Residence Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan
Notable credit(s) His role as Mehboob Ahmed in Aangan Terhaand Urfi in Uncle Urfi

Background

Shakeel and his family migrated to Karachi, Pakistan in 1952. He was born as Yusuf Kamal in Bhopal, British India.

He received his primary education from an English medium school in prepartition India and a French missionary school in India.


Pride of Performance Award Recipient
Date 1992
Country Islamic Republic of Pakistan
Presented by Government of Pakistan

Career

Films

He made his debut in the film, Honehar in 1966.

  • Josh-e-intiqaam (1968)
  • Nakhuda (1968)
  • Papi (1968)
  • Zindigi (1968)
  • Dastaan (1969)
  • Insaan aur gadha (1973)
  • Badal aur bijli (1973)
  • Chahat (1973)
  • Jeedar (1981)
  • Traffic Movie – TV Serial (BBC Channel-4 )
  • Jinnah (1998) as Liaquat Ali Khan
  • Zeher-e-Ishq (2016)

Television

 

  • Honeymoon
  • Tick Tick Company
  • Mantorama
  • Afshan
  • She jee
  • Zameen
  • Doosri Aurat
  • Aandhi
  • Tum say mil kar
  • Saaye
  • Jab Jab Dil Miley
  • Shehzori
  • Happy Eid Mubarak
  • Chaudhwee ka Chand
  • Colony 52
  • Dhoop Mein Sawan
  • Kothi No 156
  • Qutubuddins
  • Zer Zabar Pesh
  • Naam Dar
  • Ankahi
  • Uraan
  • Ishq Ki Inteha
  • Anaa
  • The Castle: Aik Umeed
  • Uroosa
  • Chand Grahan
  • Uraan
  • Uncle Urfi
  • Tapish.
  • Parchaiyan.
  • Ankahi
  • Aangan Terha
  • Koi to Barish
  • Dil Ko Manana Nahi Aya
  • Aansoo (Cameo)
  • Umrao Jaan Ada (Cameo)
  • Meri Zaat zara e benishan (Cameo)
  • Dil E Muztar
  • Kankar
  • Mujhe Khuda Pe Yakeen Hai
  • Phir Kab Milo Ge
  • Tere Baghair
  • Teri Chah Main

Awards and nominations

  • In recognition of his contribution to show business, he was awarded the Pride of Performance in 1992.
  • Nominee: Best Actor Drama Series in a Supporting Role in The 1st Indus Drama Awards 2005

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