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Kadar_KhanKader Khan (22 October 1935) is an Indian film actor, comedian, script and dialogue writer and Director. He graduated from Ismail Yusuf College affiliated to Bombay University . Before entering the film industry (1970–75) he taught at M. H. Saboo Siddik College of Engineering, Byculla, Mumbai as a professor of Civil Engineering.

 
Personal life
 
Khan was born on 22 October 1935 in Kabul, Afghanistan. He is the son of Abdul Rehman Khan who was from Kandahar while his mother was Iqbal Begum from Pishin, Balochistan. He had three brothers Shams ur Rehman, Fazal Rehman & Habib ur Rehman who all died before he was born. It is known that he belongs to the Kakar tribe of Pashtuns.
 
At the age of one, his family immigrated to Bombay and started living in the slums there. He enrolled in school and later graduated from Ismail Yusuf College. Between 1970 and 1975, he taught at M. H. Saboo Siddik College of Engineering in Byculla as professor of civil engineering.
 
On the college's annual day function, Khan took part in a play and it was acclaimed by all present. Dilip Kumar came to know about it; he called him and showed keenness in watching the play. Khan made special arrangements and acted the play for him. Kumar was so impressed that he signed him for his next two films: Sagina Mahato and Bairaag.
 
Khan lives in Mumbai, the home of the Hindi film industry. And he has family, who lives in Holland and Canada. He has three sons; Sarfaraz khan and Shahnawaz Khan and the third son lives in Canada. His son Sarfaraz Khan has also acted in several films. It is reported that Kader Khan is also a citizen of Canada. He is fluent in Urdu, Hindi, English, and can also speak his native Pashto language.
 
Career
 
Khan has acted in over 450 films in Hindi and Urdu and has written dialogues for over 250 Indian films, from the 1970s up to the turn of the 21st century. Manmohan Desai paid him a handsome amount of one lakh twenty-one thousand for writing dialogues for the film Roti (1974). He is most popularly recognized for working with actor Jeetendra, Feroz Khan, Amitabh Bachchan, Govinda and in films by David Dhawan. He has worked side-by-side with other comedians like Shakti Kapoor and Johnny Lever. He has played a large variety of parts in films like a supporting role of a father, uncle, brother, main villain or the side villain, guest actor and comedian. He is best known as a legend in Hindi cinema. He has made a great contribution to the Hindi film industry and Bollywood.
 
He recently appeared in Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004), Lucky: No Time for Love (2006) and Family: Ties of Blood (2006). He starred in his own comedy television series titled Hasna Mat, which aired on Star Plus.
 
There were rumours of him writing a sequel to Andaaz Apna Apna but, when media asked him, he denied it saying "I have not taken any projects as writer, its just a rumor." He made a comeback on Indian television with a comedy series Hi Padosi..Kaun Hain Doshi on Sahara One.
 
Dialogue and script writer
 
As a dialogue writer Kader Khan has worked with Manmohan Desai and Prakash Mehra for their films starring Amitabh Bachchan. Besides Amitabh, he was the only one to work in the rival camps of Mehra and Desai. His films with them include Ganga Jamuna Saraswati, Sharaabi, Coolie, Desh Premee, Lawaaris, Suhaag, Muqaddar Ka Sikandar, Parvarish and Amar Akbar Anthony.
 
Other Amitabh Bachchan films for which he has written dialogues are Mr. Natwarlal, Khoon Pasina, Do Aur Do Paanch, Satte Pe Satta, Inquilab, Giraftaar, Hum and Agneepath. Khan has also written screenplays for films starring Amitabh like Agneepath and Naseeb.
 
Other hit films for which he has written dialogues Himmatwala, Coolie No. 1, Main Khiladi Tu Anari, Kanoon Apna Apna, Khoon Bhari Maang, Karma, Sultanat, Sarfarosh, Justice Choudhary, Dharam Veer etc.
 
Filmfare Awards
 
Winner
 
    1982: Filmfare Award for Best Dialogue for Meri Awaaz Suno
    1991: Filmfare Best Comedian Award for Baap Numbri Beta Dus Numbri
    1993: Filmfare Award for Best Dialogue for Angaar
 
Nominated
 
    1984: Filmfare Best Comedian Award for Himmatwala
    1986: Filmfare Best Comedian Award for Aaj Ka Daur
    1990: Filmfare Best Comedian Award for Sikka
    1992: Filmfare Best Comedian Award for Hum
    1994: Filmfare Best Comedian Award for Aankhen
    1995: Filmfare Best Comedian Award for Main Khiladi Tu Anari
    1996: Filmfare Best Comedian Award for Coolie No. 1
    1997: Filmfare Best Comedian Award for Saajan Chale Sasural
    1999: Filmfare Best Comedian Award for Dulhe Raja
 
Khan was recognized by the AFMI (American Federation of Muslims from India) for his achievement and service to the Muslim community in India.
Selected filmography
 
    Mr. Money (2013) Upcoming Hindi Movie, releasing in Summer 2013
    Deewana Main Deewana (2012)
    Don't Worry[disambiguation needed] (2009)
    Deshdrohi (2008) .... Abdul - Fruit vendor
    Jahan Jaaeyega Hamen Paaeyega (2007) .... Kiran's dad
    Undertrial (2007) .... Advocate Ravi Vishnoi
    Umar (2006) .... Iqbal Khan
    Jigyaasa (2006) .... Nand Kishore - Nanduji
    Family: Ties of Blood (2006) .... Kalim Khan
    Koi Mere Dil Mein Hai (2005) .... Vikram Malhotra
    Khullam Khulla Pyaar Karen (2005) .... Goverdhan
    Lucky: No Time for Love (2005) .... Doctor
    Dhadkanein (2005)
    Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004) .... Mr. Duggal
    Bazaar: Market of Love, Lust and Desire (2004)
    Suno Sasurjee (2004) .... Raj K. Saxena
    Kaun Hai Jo Sapno Mein Aaya (2004) .... Kuldeep Khanna
    Fun2shh... Dudes in the 10th Century (2003) .... Bhaleram/Goatherd
    Parwana (2003) .... Ismailbhai Muskurahat
    Basti (2003) .... Commentator
    Chalo Ishq Ladaaye (2002) .... Kokibhai
    Jeena Sirf Merre Liye (2002) .... Mahendra Malhotra
    Waah! Tera Kya Kehna (2002) .... Murari
    Akhiyon Se Goli Maare (2002) .... Akhendra "Topichand" Bhangare
    Yeh Hai Jalwa (2002) .... Purshottam Mittal
    Badhaai Ho Badhaai (2002) .... Ghuman Singh Rathod
    Haan Maine Bhi Pyaar Kiya (2002) .... Babban Miyan
    Sindoor Ki Saugandh (2002) .... Majid Shola/Inspector Asli Tandoor Khan
    Dial 100 (2001) .... Kamal Bihari
    Galiyon Ka Badshah (2001)
    Ittefaq (2001) .... Seth. Gujjumal Hiranandani
    Tera Jadoo Chal Gayaa (2000) .... Mr. Oberoi (Boss)
    Dhadkan (2000) .... Special Appearance in song 'Dulhe Ka Sehra'
    Kunwara (2000) .... Vishwanath Pratap Singh
    Joru Ka Ghulam (2000) .... Dyaneshwarprasad Pitamber
    Dulhan Hum Le Jayenge (2000) .... Mr. Oberoi (special appearance)
    Billa No. 786 (2000)
    Krodh (2000) .... Balwant
    Jaanwar (1999) .... Singer on Square at Temple
    Hindustan Ki Kasam (1999) .... Dr. Dastoor
    Haseena Maan Jaayegi (1999) .... Amirchand
    Rajaji (1999) .... Shivnath
    Sooryavansham (1999) .... Major Ranjit Singh
    Anari No. 1 (1999) .... K.K.
    Aa Ab Laut Chalen (1999) .... Sader
    Nyaydaata (1999) .... Yaadram
    Sirf Tum (1999) .... Phone booth operator
    Kudrat (1998) .... Vijay's grandpa
    Hero Hindustani (1998) .... Topi
    Bade Miyan Chote Miyan (1998) (uncredited) .... Waiter/Kadar Bhai
    Dulhe Raja (1998) .... K.K. Singhania
    Gharwali Baharwali (1998) .... Hiralal Verma
    Aunty No. 1 (1998) .... Rai Bahadur Behl
    Jaane Jigar (1998) .... Ghanshyam
    Mere Do Anmol Ratan (1998) .... Major Bhagawat Singh
    Phool Bane Patthar (1998) .... Choudhry Bhavani Singh/Dadhu
    Tirchhi Topiwale (1998) .... Sanam's dad
    Mr. & Mrs. Khiladi (1997) .... Badri Prasad
    Deewana Mastana (1997) .... Marriage Registrar
    Ek Phool Teen Kante (1997)
    Hero No. 1 (1997) .... Dhanraj Malhotra
    Judaai (1997) .... Kaajal's Father
    Banarasi Babu (1997) .... Chaubey
    Bhai (1997) .... Inspector Lalit Kapoor
    Bhoot Bhungla (1997) .... Khan Baba
    Daadagiri (1997) .... Dinanath
    Hamesha (1997) .... Raju's chacha
    Judwaa (1997) .... Sharma
    Naseeb (1997) .... Master Chaban
    Sanam (1997) .... Khan Bahadur
    Shapath (1997) .... Chaurasia
    Chhote Sarkar (1996) .... Commissioner Jagmohan
    Sapoot (1996) .... Singhania
    Rangbaaz (1996)
    Maahir (1996) .... Jailor
    Aatank (1996) .... D'Costa
    Bhishma (1996) .... Jaunpuri
    Ek Tha Raja (1996) (as Kadar Khan) .... Lalchand Dogra
    Saajan Chale Sasural (1996) .... Khurana (Divya's father)
    Diya Aur Toofan (1995) .... Gyaneshwar
    Yaraana (1995) (as Kadar Khan) .... Rai Saheb
    Veer (1995) .... Agarwal/Advocate Vishwanath
    Hulchul (1995) .... Chachaji
    Coolie No. 1 (1995) .... Choudhry Hoshiarchand Shikarpuri Bakulwala
    Taaqat (1995) (as Kadar Khan) .... Master Dinanath
    Anokha Andaaz (1995)
    Taqdeerwala (1995) (as Kadar Khan) .... Yamraaj
    The Don (1995) .... Chaprasi Rajaram/Principal Amarnath/Prof. Raghav
    Maidan-E-Jung (1995) .... Maganlal
    Jallaad (1995) .... K.K.
    Oh Darling Yeh Hai India (1995) .... Bidder
    Surakshaa (1995) .... Manager
    Vartmaan (1995)
    Mr. Azaad (1994) (as Kadar Khan) .... Hiravat Mishra
    Ghar Ki Izzat (1994) .... Ram
    Main Khiladi Tu Anari (1994) (as Kadar Khan) .... DCP/Constable Ramlal
    Aag (1994) .... Tolaram
    Pehla Pehla Pyar (1994) .... Dharam Pal/Streetside Vendor/Grocer/Nawab/Head Gypsy
    Saajan Ka Ghar (1994) .... Uncle
    Prem Shakti (1994) .... Romeo
    Raja Babu (1994) (as Kadar Khan) .... Kishan Singh
    Aatish: Feel the Fire (1994) (as Kadar Khan) .... Kadar bhai
    Andaz (1994) .... Principal
    Chhoti Bahoo (1994) .... Durga's husband
    Eena Meena Deeka (1994) .... Dabba
    Insaaf Apne Lahoo Se (1994) .... Hardwarilal
    Khuddar (1994) .... Kanhaiyalal
    Mohabbat Ki Arzoo (1994) .... Dr. Anand
    Shatranj (1993) .... Dharamraj D. Verma
    Aakhri Chetawani (1993)
    Dhanwaan (1993) .... Jagmohan Chopra
    Aulad Ke Dushman (1993) .... Ahuja (College Vice-Principal)
    Dil Tera Aashiq (1993) .... Naseeb Kumar
    Hum Hain Kamaal Ke (1993) .... Pitamber
    Dil Hai Betaab (1993) .... Parshuram
    Rang (1993) .... Madhav Singh
    Kayda Kanoon (1993) .... Mirza Lucknowi
    Aankhen (1993) .... Hasmukh Rai
    Aashik Aawara (1993) .... Jaggu
    Badi Bahen (1993) .... Ram
    Dosti Ki Saugandh (1993)
    Gurudev (1993) (as Kadar Khan) .... Inspector Khan
    Jeevan Ki Shatranj (1993) .... Havaldar No.100
    Meharbaan (1993)
    Zakhmo Ka Hisaab (1993) .... Gyani
    Angaar (1992) .... Jagangir Khan
    Humshakal (1992) .... Devi Dutt
    Bol Radha Bol (1992) .... Jugnu
    Ganga Bani Shola (1992)
    Honeymoon (1992) .... Seth. Dhaniram
    Tyagi (1992) .... Choudhry Gangaprasad Dayal
    Basanti Tangewali (1992)
    Parasmani (1992) .... Daku Ibrahim Khan/Baba Malang
    Suryavanshi (1992) .... Baba
    Mera Dil Tere Liye (1992) .... Principal Sinha
    Daulat Ki Jung (1992) ...... K.K. Topji/Sher Khan
    Dil Hi To Hai (1992) ...... Thakur Karan Singh
    Insaaf Ki Devi (1992) ...... Advocate Kanoonilal
    Maa (1992) ...... Ravi Kant
    Nagin Aur Lootere (1992) ...... Thief
    Umar Pachpan Ki Dil Bachpan Ka (1992) ...... Dhaniram/Maniram
    Vansh (1992) ...... Hawaldar Imaandaar
    Saajan (1991) ...... Rajiv Verma
    Indrajeet (1991) ...... Minister (Mantri) Sadachari
    Swarg Yahan Narak Yahan (1991) ...... Jagatram
    Nachnewala Gaanewale (1991) ......
    Do Matwale (1991) ...... Gorakh Nath
    Karz Chukana Hai (1991) ...... Atmaram
    Khoon Ka Karz (1991) ...... Champaklal/Hitler Champaklal/Ravana Champaklal
    Hum (1991) ...... General Rana Pratap Singh/Chittor
    Baap Numbri Beta Dus Numbri (1990) ...... Raman
    Ghar Ho To Aisa (1990) ...... Bajrangi
    Pyar Ka Devta (1990) ...... Pritam
    Jaisi Karni Waisi Bharnii (1989) ...... Gangaram Verma
    Biwi Ho To Aisi (1988) ...... Kailash Bhandari
    Mera Jawab (1985) ...... Inspector Ajay
    Karate (1983) ......
    Coolie (1983) ...... Zafar Khan
    Naseeb (1981) ......
    ( laawaris ) 1981 .......... fakir / darvesh / baba
    Qurbani (1980) ...... Joe
    Jyoti Bane Jwala (1980) ...... Dharamdas
    Lootmaar (1980) ......
    Do Aur Do Paanch (1980) ...... Uncle/Jagdish
    Suhaag (1979) ...... Jaggi
    Mr. Natwarlal (1979)...... Mukhiya/Baba
    Muqaddar Ka Sikandar (1978) ...... Fakir Darvesh, Baba
    Parvarish (1977) ...... Supremo
    Mukti (1977) ...... Hussain (Dialogues too)
    Khoon Pasina (1977) ...... (Thakur) Zalim Singh
    Adalat (1976) ...... Inspector Khan
    Bairaag (1976) ...... Superintendent of Police
    Benaam (1974) ...... Voice On Telephone (Voice)
    Daag (1973) ...... Prosecuting Attorney
 
Television career
 
    Hasna Mat
    Mr. Dhansukh
    Hi Padosi..Kaun Hain Doshi
 
 
Refrence : Wikipedia


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