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Gajanan Jagirdar (1907–1988)


First major freelance director-character actor in Marathi and Hindi cinema. Born in Amravati. Child actor on amateur stage. Started Arun Players in Pune and staged Chekov's Cherry Orchard and Harindranath Chattopadhyay's Returned from Abroad. Claimed Ernst Lubitsch's The Patriot (1928) as a major influence. Started in films as writer of English ... See full bio »

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Known For

Vasantsena Shakar
(1942)
Suraj Ram Singh
(1966)
Umrao Jaan Maulvi
(1981)
Birha Ki Raat Director
(1950)

Filmography

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 1989 Pyase Nain
 1987 Sutradhar
Headmaster
 1986 Aap Ke Saath
Parsaji (oldman in "Aged Home")
 1985 Bepanaah
Bhavna's Father
 1984 Maan Maryada
Police Commissioner
 1984 Laila
 1983 Lal Chunariyaa
Kundan's dad
 1983 Rishta Kagaz Ka
Professor Sharma
 1983 Love in Goa
Mr. D'Souza
 1982 Sun Sajna
Doctor
 1982 Dharam Kanta
Mukhiya (as Jagirdar)
 1982 Khud-Daar
Judge (as Jagir Dar)
 1981 Maan Gaye Ustaad
Prosecuting Lawyer
 1981 Umrao Jaan
Maulvi
 1981 Kaalia
1st Defense Attorney (as Jagirdar)
 1981 Dahshat
Elderly Doctor
 1980 Beqasoor
Jagmohan Sinha (as Jagirdar)
 1980 Maan Abhiman
Money-lender Prabhu Dayal Gupta (as Jagirdar)
 1980 Dostana
High School Principal (as Jagirdar)
 1980 Chambal Ki Kasam
Radhu Kaka
 1980 Manokaamnaa
Jain (Ex-DFO) (as Jagirdar)
 1979 Maan Apmaan
Parvati's dad
 1979 Naiyya
Sarpanch of Lakhipur
 1979 Saanch Ko Aanch Nahin
Hariram
 1978 Anjaam
Maharaja (as Jagirdar)
 1978 Karmayogi
Principal (as Jagirdar)
 1978 Saajan Bina Suhagan
Doctor (uncredited)
 1978 Des Pardes
Mr. Sahni
 1977 Aadmi Sadak Ka
Retd. Commissioner Upendra Nath (as Jagirdar)
 1977 Mandir Masjid (as Jagirdar)
 1977 Naami Chor
 1977 Ram Bharose (as Jagirdir)
 1977 Shankar Hussain
Mir Irshaad Hussain
 1977 Dhoop Chhaon
Abdul
 1977 Immaan Dharam
Barkat Chacha
 1976 Aaj Ka Ye Ghar (as Jagirdar)
 1976 Gumrah
Professor Vaidya (as Jagirdar)
 1975 Badnaam
Shankerlal
 1975 Awara Ladki
 1974 Aashiana (as Jagirdar)
 1974 Archana
Gopal Kaka
 1974 Hamrahi (as Jagirdar)
 1974 Woh Main Nahin
Judge
 1974 Badi Maa
 1973 Come, Embrace Me
Dr. Saxena (as Jagirdar)
 1973 Bandhe Haath
Seth. Harnam Das (as G. Jagirdar)
 1973 Sonal (as Jagirdar)
 1972 Sub Ka Saathi
Sevak Ram (as Jagirdar)
 1972 Zindagi Zindagi
Mr. Sharma
 1972 Chori Chori
Komal's Father
 1971 Albela
 1971 Hulchul
Padma's Father
 1971 Jwala (as Jagirdar)
 1971 Chingari
Advocate
 1971 Bahake Kadam
 1971 Veer Chhatrasal (as Jagirdar)
 1970 Devi
Ram Singh (Driver) (as Jagirdar)
 1970 Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani
Padma's brother
 1970 Insaan Aur Shaitan
Shankar Chauhan (as Jagirdar)
 1970 Jeevan Mrityu
Deepa's Father
 1969 Nanak Naam Jahaz Hai
Judge (as Jagirdar)
 1969 Paisa Ya Pyar
Shankarlal (as Jagirdar)
 1969 Sajan
Guruji (as Jagirdar)
 1969 Ittefaq
Dr. Trivedi (as Jagirdar)
 1969 Aadmi Aur Insaan
Judge
 1968 Farishta (as Jagirdar)
 1968 Humsaya
Sharma - Intelligence Office Chief (as Jagirdar)
 1968 The Skies Have Bowed
Shankarlal Khanna (as Jagirdar)
 1968 Dil Aur Mohabbat
Hostel Warden (as Jagirdar)
 1968 Mera Naam Johar
Lalji (as Jagirdar)
 1967 Maya (TV Series)
Wahid, Aman's Father-in-Law / Chandru
- Deadly Passage (1967) ... Wahid, Aman's Father-in-Law
- The Demon of Kalameni (1967) ... Chandru (as G. Jagirdar)
 1966 Chhota Bhai
Poojary
 1966 Dillagi
Raibahadur (as Jagirdar)
 1966 Hum Kahan Ja Rahe Hain
Principal (as Jagirdar)
 1966 Amrapali
Kulpati Mahanam (as Jagirdar)
 1966 Suraj
Ram Singh (as Jagirdar)
 1966 Shankar Khan
 1965 Ek Saal Pehle
 1965 Kaajal
Saxena (as Jagirdar)
 1965 Saiyan Se Neha Lagaibe (as Jagirdar)
 1965 Tu Hi Meri Zindagi (as G. Jagirdar)
 1965 Guide
Bhola (as Jagirdar)
 1964 Ek Don Teen
 1963 Grahasti
Maya and Radha's dad
 1962 Aarti
Deepak's Father (as Jagirdar)
 1962 Main Chup Rahungi
Ratan Kumar
 1961 Hum Dono
Ruma's Father (as Jagirdar)
 1960 Babar
 1960 Hum Hindustani
Verma
 1959 Chacha Zindabad
Judge Khanna
 1959 Qaidi No. 911
Jailor
 1959 Raj Tilak
Sardar Mangal Sen
 1958 Dulhan
Seth Dhanpal (as G. Jagirdar)
 1958 Karigar
Shankar's Employer
 1957 Apradhi Kaun?
Shree Nath / Dina Nath (as Jagirdar)
 1957 Paying Guest
Public Prosecutor Dayal (as Jagirdar)
 1957 Talaash
 1956 Chhoo Mantar
The King
 1955 Ghar Ghar Mein Diwali
Seth Mohanlal
 1954 Great Soul
 1954 Maan
 1954 Oon Paoos
 1953/I Mahatma
 1953 Armaan
 1952 Chhatrapati Shivaji
King Aurangzeb
 1950 Sabak
 1949 Lekh
 1948 Dhanyawad
 1946 Behram Khan (as Jagirdar)
 1946 Jhumke (as Jagirdar)
 1944 Kiran
 1944/II Ramshastri
Ramshastri
 1944/I Ramshastri
Ramshastri
 1943 The Law
 1942/I Vasantsena
Shakar
 1941 Padosi
Mirza
 1941 Payachi Dasi
Nokheram
 1941 Shejari
Mirza
 1938 Meetha Jahar
 1938 Talaaq
Chhabilelal
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Jagir Dar | G. Jagirdar | Jagirdar | Jagirdir
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