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Remembering comedian Jagdeep on his birth anniversary
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Remembering comedian Jagdeep on his birth anniversary

Jagdeep’s Soorma Bhopali act in ‘Sholay’ remains etched in filmgoers’ collective memory as a comic summit.

When Javed Jaffrey opened up on how his father Jagdeep's rags-to-riches life shaped his career and politics
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When Javed Jaffrey opened up on how his father Jagdeep's rags-to-riches life shaped his career and politics

"BR Chopra happened to find him [Jagdeep], and decided to cast him in his directorial debut Afsana (1951). After that film, there was no looking back."

Veteran actor Jagdeep, best known as Sholay's Soorma Bhopali, passes away aged 81 in Mumbai
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Veteran actor Jagdeep, best known as Sholay's Soorma Bhopali, passes away aged 81 in Mumbai

Jagdeep had appeared in more than 400 films. However, his short roles like that of Soorma Bhopali in Sholay remains the most enduring