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Dina Pathak

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Dina Pathak or Deena Pathak née Gandhi (4 March 1922 - 11 October 2002) was a veteran actor and director of Gujarati theatre and also a film actor. She was also a woman activist and remained the President of the 'National Federation of Indian Women' (NIFW). A doyen of Hindi and Gujarati films as well as theatre, Dina Pathak acted in over 120 films in a career spanning over six decades; her production Mena Gurjari in Bhavai folk theatre style, ran successfully for many years, and is now an part of its repertoire. She is best known for her memorable roles in the Hindi films Gol Maal and Khubsoorat. She was a favourite of the Art Cinema in India where she essayed powerful roles in films like Koshish, Umrao Jaan, Mirch Masala and Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho!. Her notable Gujarati films were Moti Ba, Malela Jeev, and Bhavani Bhavai while her well-known plays include Dinglegar, Doll's House, Vijan Sheni and Girish Karnad's Hayavadana, directed by Satyadev Dubey. Description above from the Wikipedia article Dina Pathak, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia


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Born:
Mar 4, 1922 In Bhavnagar, Gujarat, India
Movie/TV Credits:
47
First Appeared:
Movie Weird Sex and Snowshoes: A Trek Through the Canadian Cinematic Psyche 2004-01-01
Latest Project:
In the movie Sara Akash 1969-01-01
Known For
Poster of The Absolution
Poster of Chitchor
Poster of Koshish
Poster of Sara Akash
Filmography
Movie Weird Sex and Snowshoes: A Trek Through the Canadian Cinematic Psyche Unknown
Movie Pinjar Rahim's aunt
Movie Devdas Bhuvan's mother
Movie Bollywood/Hollywood Grandma ji
Movie Raja Ko Rani Se Pyar Ho Gaya Mohit's grandmother
Movie Badal Unknown
Movie Pyaar Koi Khel Nahin Unknown
Movie The Absolution Rammo
Movie Dushmani Buaji
Movie Aankhen Unknown
Movie Yaad Rakhegi Duniya Naina's paternal grandmother
Movie Saudagar Bir Singh's elder sister
Movie Sanam Bewafa Fateh's mother
Movie Clerk Unknown
Movie Mohabbat Ke Dushman Amijaan
Series Tamas Banto
Movie Ijaazat Unknown
Movie Mirch Masala Maanki, factory worker
Movie Ek Pal Unknown
Movie Ek Chadar Maili Si Jindhi
Movie Shart Jankibai
Movie The Unspoken Devki Chaturvedi
Movie Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho! Joshi's Wife
Movie A Passage to India Begum Hamidullah
Movie Those Seven Days Savitri (Anand's Mom)
Movie Arth Kavita's Mother
Movie The Victor Unknown
Movie Prem Rog
Movie Dil-E-Nadaan Vikram's Mother
Movie Umrao Jaan Husseini
Movie Naram Garam Nani
Movie Thodisi Bewafaii Unknown
Movie Khubsoorat Nirmala Gupta
Movie The Naxalites Unknown
Movie Bhavni Bhavai Bhagat's wife
Movie Two Bankrupt Boys Shantu (Ramu & Rani's mom)
Movie Ahsaas Unknown
Movie Gol Maal Mrs. Kamala Srivastava (as Dina Phathak)
Movie Meera
Movie Kitaab Babla's Mother
Movie Chitchor Geeta's mother
Movie Mausam Gangu Rani
Movie Anari Unknown
Movie Avishkaar Unknown
Movie Koshish Durga (Aarti's Mother)
Movie Sachaa Jhutha Inspector Pradhan's Mother
Movie Sara Akash Mrs. Thakur