Saturday, February 15, 2014

TRILOK KAPOOR

Trilok Kapoor was a very popular actor of Bollywood who acted in large number of mythological films.During the period 1940's and 50's there released maximum number of mythological,historical and fictional films and Trilok Kapoor could act in the protagonist roles of many of those mythological films.
                                 Trilok Kapoor was none other than the brother of 'Pritviraj Kapoor'.He was born in Peshwar and completed his studies in his native place.He went to Calcutta and tried to get roles in films but returned to Mumbai  to join his brother Pritviraj Kapoor.
At Mumbai he got his debut movie 'Char Darvash' in 1933 This





Trilok Kapoor and Noorjehan
 film was also known as 'Merchant of Arabia' and considered as a classic movie..Afterwards he worked for a small period as an assistant to Director Hem Chandra.
The audience liked his role as Lord Shiva in Vijay Bhatt's movie Ramayana.Nirupa Roy acted as 'Parvati' in this film.Later in several mythological films like 'Shiv Shakti, Shiv Kanya, Jai Mahadev, Ganesh Janma, Ganesh Mahima, Har Har Mahadev,Shiv Ratri,Shiv Parvati' etc he portrayed the role of Lord Shiva and Nirupa Roy played Parvati's role.The people were so much impressed by their Shiv-Parvati image that calendars and posters of Trilok Kapoor as Lord Shiva and Nirupa Roy as Devi Parvati were in great demand.
He acted in lead role of 'Mirza Sahiban' in 1947 in which Noor jehan was the heroine.It was directed by K.Amarnath.
He was active till 1989  and 
Trilok Kapoor's last appearance was for a T.V. movie 'Akanksha'.


Selected Filmography
Char Darvash
Seeta
Dhoop Chhaon
Karodpati
Ananth Ashram
Baazigar
Meri Aankhen
Geeta
Pagal 
Achhut
Anuradha
Tulsi
Raja Rani
Nari
Aankh Ki Sharam
Vishwas
Badalti Duniya
Vakil Saheb
Koshish
Aaina
Shrikrishnarjun Yudha
Jeewan Swapna
Toote Dil
Har Har Mahadev
Veer Bhimsen
Ram Janma
Dasavtaar
Shri Ganesh Janma
Ishwar Bhakti
Shri Vishnu Bhagwan
Shiv Kanya
Shiv Ratri
Shiv Parvati
Bhagwan Parshuram
Jai Santoshi Maa
Nehle Pe Dehla
Saboot
Laila
Badle ki Aag
Aasman
Ram Teri Ganga Maili
Allah Rakha
Saaya

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