Prem Chopra

ABOUT

Prem Chopra is an Indian actor in Hindi and Punjabi films. He has acted in 380 films over a span of over 60 years. He has a soft-spoken diction despite being a villain in most films. His 19 films, with him as an antagonist and Rajesh Khanna in the ...lead role remain popular with audiences and critics. He made his debut in Bollywood with the Bharat Bhushan-starer 'Mud Mud Ke Na Dekh' in 1960. Since then, he has played major roles in 380 films in his decades of journey in the film industry. He is known for a very kind-hearted persona, and soft-spoken diction despite being a villain in most films. Chopra regards his best roles and costumes were in 'Shaheed' Sikander-e-Azam, 'Kunwari', 'Upkaar', 'Do Raaste', 'Purab Aur Pachhim', 'Kati Patang'. He was honoured with the 'Lifetime Achievement Award', 'Lions Club Award', 'Ashoka Award', 'Ashirwad Award' and the Punjabi 'Kala Sangam Award'.