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Satyen Kappu (1931 – 27 October 2007), also credited as Satyen Kappoo, was an Indian character actor in Bollywood films. He has acted in 390 films. His most remembered role is Ramlal in the movie Sholay (1975) and as Amitabh Bachchan's father in Yash Chopra's Deewaar. His other notable films are Kati Patang, Anuraag, Amar Prem, Yaadon Ki Baraat, Khote Sikkay, Don, Chhoti Bahu, Benaam, Zanjeer, Avishkaar, Majboor, Namak Halaal, Kaala Patthar, Angaaray, Mr. Natwarlal, Red Rose, Naya Kadam and Aaj Ka M.L.A Ram Avtar.[1]

Satyen Kappu
Born Satyendra Sharma
1931 (1931)
Panipat, India
Died 27 October 2007(2007-10-27) (aged 75–76)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Years active 1952–2007
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Satyen Kappu Autograph.jpg

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CareerEdit

Satyen Kappu started his career as a stage actor in 1952 with the Indian People's Theatre Association (IPTA) in Mumbai.[2] His career spanned from the early 1960s to the early 2000s with over 390 films to his credit. He mostly played supporting roles of a father, relative, uncle, police officer, doctor and villainous roles. His work in many films with Rajesh Khanna, Amitabh Bachchan, Jeetendra, Mithun Chakraborty in the lead were noteworthy.

He was a resident of Sunder Nagar, Mumbai. He died on 27 October 2007 in Mumbai following a cardiac arrest. He was 76 and is survived by his wife and four daughters.[3]

FilmographyEdit

  • 2006 – Sarhad Paar
  • 2005 – The Film as Guruji
  • 2003 – Raja Bhaiya as Khan chacha
  • 2002 – Akhiyon Se Goli Maare as Magistrate Kapoor
  • 2001 – Chhupa Rustam: A Musical Thriller as Sandhya's dad/Satpal's brother
  • 2000 – Beti No. 1 as Priya's dad
  • 2000 – Kaali Topi Lal Rumaal as Tilu
  • 2000 – Khauff as Dadu
  • 1999 – Gair as Judge Amarnath
  • 1999 – Mann as Raj's uncle
  • 1999 – Anari No. 1 as Dhanraj Saxena
  • 1999 – Sarfarosh-E-Hind as Kamath
  • 1998 – Main Solah Baras Ki
  • 1998 – Vinashak - Destroyer as Mr. Singh
  • 1998 – Dand Nayak as Principal V.Q. Ahluwala
  • 1998 - Hatya Kaand
  • 1998 – Hitler as Daulatram
  • 1997 – Ankhon Mein Tum Ho as Public Prosecutor Gupta
  • 1997 – Mere Sapno Ki Rani as Rajnath Nehle
  • 1997 – Mahaanta: The Film as Edward Pinto
  • 1997 – Dil Ke Jharoke Main as Satya Pratap
  • 1997 – Hamesha as Reshma's father
  • 1997 – Uff! Yeh Mohabbat as Principal Kapoor
  • 1997 – Virasat as Shurkyen
  • 1996 – Rangbaaz as Ravi
  • 1996 – Daanveer as Ramprasad – Anil's dad
  • 1996 – Shohrat
  • 1996 – Loafer as Speaker P.L. Raghupathi C.M.
  • 1996 – Megha as Principal (uncredited)
  • 1996 – Sautela Bhai as Advocate Surendranath
  • 1995 – Haqeeqat as Chief Minister L.K. Chowdhury
  • 1995 – Hum Dono as Kakaji
  • 1995 – Taqdeerwala as Gopal Kaka
  • 1995 – Hathkadi as Chandraprakash
  • 1995 – Paappi Devataa as Niranjan Das
  • 1995 – Raja as Doctor
  • 1994 – Ghar Ki Izzat as Din Dayal (Sheela's dad)
  • 1994 – Vaade Iraade as Dindayal Sidhu (as Satyen Kappu)
  • 1994 – Amaanat
  • 1994 – Brahma as DSP
  • 1994 – Insaniyat as Editor Tripati
  • 1994 – Prem Shakti as Shastriji
  • 1994 – Gopi Kishan as Commissioner of Police
  • 1994 – Pathreela Raasta
  • 1993 – Santaan as Sita Ram
  • 1993 – Dalaal as Chatriprasad
  • 1993 – Muqabla as Suraj's dad
  • 1993 – Divya Shakti as Monto
  • 1993 – Badi Bahen as Shankar
  • 1993 – Gurudev as Satyen – Dev's father
  • 1993 – Insaniyat Ke Devta as Dev Dayal 'Babaji'
  • 1993 – Sahibaan as Balakram
  • 1993 – Sangram as Khuber Singh
  • 1993 – Tahqiqaat as Anthony
  • 1992 – Dil Aashna Hai as Rajlaxmi's dad
  • 1992 – Heer Ranjha as Sage
  • 1992 – Khule-Aam as Viasaki Lal
  • 1992 – Inteha Pyar Ki as Dhanraj
  • 1992 – Dil Ka Kya Kasoor as Kaka
  • 1992 – Beta as Shyamlal
  • 1992 – Khel as Sinha – Orphanage Manager
  • 1992 – Naseebwaala as Abdullah
  • 1992 – Tirangaa as Dr. Gupta
  • 1991 – Jhoothi Shaan as Mahindranath
  • 1991 – Phool Aur Kaante as College Principal
  • 1991 – Dharam Sankat as Sardar
  • 1991 – Pratikar as Narayan Srivastav
  • 1991 – Karz Chukana Hai as Ramnath
  • 1991 – Yeh Aag Kab Bujhegi
  • 1991 – Paap Ki Aandhi as Karim Miyan
  • 1991 – Gunehgar Kaun as SP
  • 1991 – Saugandh as Ganga's father-in-law
  • 1991 – Fateh as Maria's dad
  • 1991 – Qurbani Rang Layegi as Hamid
  • 1990 – Dil as Girdharilal
  • 1990 – Hum Se Na Takrana as Ramji
  • 1990 – Naaka Bandi as Mehar
  • 1990 – Aandhiyan as Judge
  • 1990 – Aawaz De Kahan Hai
  • 1990 – Deewana Mujh Sa Nahin as Nandkishore Sharma
  • 1990 – Ghar Ho To Aisa as Dwarkaprasad
  • 1990 – Jawani Zindabad as Gopinath Srivastav
  • 1990 – Kaaranama
  • 1990 – Pyar Ka Devta as Sangeeta's father-in-law
  • 1989 – Kanoon Apna Apna as Editor Ramprasad
  • 1989 – Jaadugar as Police Commissioner
  • 1989 – Daata as Barkat
  • 1989 – Anjaane Rishte as Bhushan
  • 1989 – Touhean as Dr. Chopra
  • 1989 – Gair Kaanooni as Nathulal (as Satyen Kappu)
  • 1989 – Joshilaay
  • 1989 – Gharana as Rahim
  • 1989 – Jaaydaad as Ramu
  • 1989 – Khuli Khidki as S.K. Dharampal
  • 1989 – Mohabat Ka Paigham as Dinu
  • 1989 – Nache Nagin Gali Gali
  • 1989 – Tujhe Nahin Chhodunga
  • 1988 – Do Waqt Ki Roti as Dashrath
  • 1988 – Agnee as Bhargav
  • 1988 – Zakhmi Aurat as Shanti's father
  • 1988 – Biwi Ho To Aisi as Jagat Dada
  • 1988 – Hatya as Father Joseph Sebastian
  • 1988 – Mohabbat Ke Dushman as Guest Appearance
  • 1988 – Khatron Ke Khiladi as Police Inspector Narayan
  • 1988 – Charnon Ki Saugandh
  • 1988 – Tamacha as D.P. Saxena
  • 1988 – Gharwali Baharwali as Hariprasad Dhabawala
  • 1988 – Jeete Hain Shaan Se as Advocate Verma
  • 1988 – Kab Tak Chup Rahungi
  • 1988 – Mar Mitenge as Master Shrikant Verma
  • 1988 – Pyaar Mohabbat
  • 1988 – Qatil as Police Commissioner
  • 1988 – Sagar Sangam as Binu Kaka
  • 1988 – Sone Pe Suhaaga' as Dinu Kaka
  • 1988 – Zalzala as Police Commissioner
  • 1987 – Insaf Ki Pukar as Dada
  • 1987 – Himmat Aur Mehanat as Madhav – Madan's servant
  • 1987 – Kudrat Ka Kanoon as Justice Mathur
  • 1987 – Satyamev Jayate as Chandra Prakash
  • 1987 – Majaal as The Judge
  • 1987 – Imaandaar as Dr. Saxena
  • 1987 – Jawab Hum Denge as D.I.G.
  • 1987 – Khudgarz as Dayal
  • 1987 – Muqaddar Ka Faisla as Chaganlal
  • 1986 – Asli Naqli as Seth Laxmi Narayan (uncredited)
  • 1986 – Pyaar Ke Do Pal as Viren Thakur
  • 1986 – Pyar Kiya Hai Pyar Karenge as Shobha's dad
  • 1986 – Muddat as Dayaram
  • 1986 – Naache Mayuri
  • 1986 – Kala Dhanda Goray Log as I.G.P. Shukla
  • 1986 – Tan-Badan as Karim Ali
  • 1986 – Chameli Ki Shaadi as Bhajandas
  • 1986 – Swarag Se Sunder as Rahim Chacha
  • 1986 – Angaarey as Ravi's father
  • 1986 – Jeeva as Judge
  • 1986 – Krishna-Krishna as Prachandev
  • 1986 – Naseeb Apna Apna as Ramlal (Chanda's dad)
  • 1986 – Palay Khan as Ganga Din
  • 1986 – Sajna Saath Nibhana as Juman
  • 1986 – Saveray Wali Gaadi as Guptaji
  • 1986 – Waapsi
  • 1985 – Mard as Jamuna's Husband
  • 1985 – Alag Alag as Ramu
  • 1985 – Lallu Ram as Bhiku
  • 1985 – Geraftaar as Mr. Kapil Kumar Khanna
  • 1985 – Bepanaah
  • 1985 – Wafadaar as Advocate Mahesh Patel
  • 1985 – Yudh as Jaichand
  • 1985 – Ramkali as Villager
  • 1985 – Zamana as Sheetal's Father
  • 1985 – Jawaab as Murthy
  • 1985 – Sarfarosh as Singer in song 'Yaad Rakhna'
  • 1985 – Mera Jawab as D'Souza
  • 1985 – Saaheb as Natasha's Dad
  • 1985 – Aaj Ka Daur as Mr. Kapoor (Pratap's dad)
  • 1985 – Aakhri Chaal (TV movie)
  • 1985 – Bond 303 as Dr. __
  • 1985 – Paisa Yeh Paisa as Professor
  • 1985 – Phaansi Ke Baad as Sukhdev Walia
  • 1985 – Teri Meherbaniyan as Sunder
  • 1985 – Uyarukm Njan Nadaake
  • 1984 – Love Marriage as 'Monty' Mafatlal
  • 1984 – Karishmaa as Nisha's Father
  • 1984 – Naya Kadam as Master Srikant
  • 1984 – Duniya as Jagdish
  • 1984 – Laila as Ram Singh
  • 1984 – Haisiyat
  • 1984 – Inteha
  • 1984 – Zameen Aasmaan
  • 1984 – Baazi as Police Commissioner
  • 1984 – Dil Kaa Heera as Satyam Malhotra
  • 1984 – Inquilaab as Political Candidate Girdhari Lal
  • 1984 – Bindiya Chamkegi as SP Ajay Kumar
  • 1984 – Aaj Ka M.L.A. Ram Avtar as Digvijay Singh
  • 1984 – Divorce as Seema's dad
  • 1984 – Ek Naya Itihas
  • 1984 – Grahasthi as Col. Verma
  • 1984 – Kaamyaab
  • 1984 – Mera Faisla as Dhawan
  • 1984 – Shapath as Police Commissioner
  • 1984 – Sharaabi as Govardhandas
  • 1984 – Yeh Desh as Rehman
  • 1983 – Jamuna Kinare as in a chareacter role
  • 1983 – Coolie as Aslam
  • 1983 – Qayamat as Senior Police Inspector
  • 1983 – Justice Chaudhury as Dr. Murthy
  • 1983 – Woh Jo Hasina (as Satyen Kappoo)
  • 1983 – Jeet Hamaari as Raju's Father
  • 1983 – Lovers as Shambu
  • 1983 – Himmatwala as Dharam Murti
  • 1983 – Souten
  • 1983 – Mangal Pandey as Sarju/Suraj Singh (uncredited)
  • 1983 – Chor Police as I.G.
  • 1983 – Do Gulab as Steven
  • 1983 – Kaise Kaise Log as Mr. Khanna
  • 1983 – Main Awara Hoon as Dinanath Kumar
  • 1983 – Pukar as Gopal
  • 1983 – Shubh Kaamna as Bansi
  • 1982 – Anokha Bandhan
  • 1982 – Dard Ka Rishta as Chhaubey Kaka
  • 1982 – Teri Maang Sitaron Se Bhar Doon as Anand's Father
  • 1982 – Dharam Kanta as Harnam Singh
  • 1982 – Teesri Aankh (1982 film) as Kailash Nath
  • 1982 – Ashanti as Police Commissioner
  • 1982 – Johny I Love You as Inspector Mohan
  • 1982 – Khud-Daar as Barman
  • 1982 – Namak Halaal as Girdar
  • 1982 – Samraat as Kartar Singh
  • 1982 – Yeh To Kamaal Ho Gaya as Shankar Chander
  • 1981 – Shama as Maulvi Karrimudin
  • 1981 – Shakka as Satyan
  • 1981 – Sahhas as Vijay Kumar
  • 1981 – Ek Duuje Ke Liye as Jagannath
  • 1981 – Laawaris as Kailash Nath
  • 1981 – Rocky as Ram Avtar
  • 1981 – Khoon Aur Paani as Shakal
  • 1981 – Kudrat as Paro's Father
  • 1981 – Naseeb as Lottery winner
  • 1981 – Main Aur Mera Haathi
  • 1981 – Professor Pyarelal as Police Commissioner Albert D'Souza
  • 1981 – Raksha as Dr. Srivastava
  • 1981 – Waqt Ki Deewar as Anokhilal
  • 1980 – Andhera
  • 1980 – Jyoti Bane Jwala as Parvati's husband
  • 1980 – Red Rose as Anand's foster father
  • 1980 – The Burning Train as Madhu's dad
  • 1980 – Chunaoti as Thakur Shamsher Singh 'Kaka'
  • 1980 – Patthar Se Takkar as Inspector Kulkarni
  • 1979 – Nalayak as Ram Narayan
  • 1979 – Kartavya
  • 1979 – Kaala Patthar as Raghunath – Miner
  • 1979 – Manzil as Mr. Khosla
  • 1979 – Dhongee as Mr. Kapoor
  • 1979 – Jhoota Kahin Ka as Pinto
  • 1979 – Sarkari Mehmaan
  • 1979 – Aakhri Kasam as Jagga
  • 1979 – Dada as Dharamdas
  • 1979 – Mr. Natwarlal as Mickey
  • 1978 – Saajan Bina Suhagan as Dr. Malhotra
  • 1978 – Phandebaaz
  • 1978 – Anjane Mein as Manohar Lal
  • 1978 – Bhola Bhala as Mr. Kapoor
  • 1978 – Don as Inspector S. Verma
  • 1978 – Bandie as Maharaj Brajbhan Singh
  • 1978 – Ganga Ki Saugand as Pandit Kashinath
  • 1978 – Darwaza as Ganga
  • 1978 – Vishwanath as D.P. Lal
  • 1978 – Kaala Aadmi
  • 1978 – Kanchan Ane Ganga
  • 1978 – Sawan Ke Geet
  • 1977 – Jay-Vejay: Part – II as Shambu
  • 1977 – Doosara Aadmi as Ram Prasad Saxena
  • 1977 – Dhoop Chhaon as Dulare
  • 1977 – Immaan Dharam as Prosecuting Lawyer (in Jamuna Das's Case)
  • 1977 – Chala Murari Hero Banne
  • 1977 – Dream Girl as Colonel
  • 1977 – Videsh as Robert
  • 1977 – Vishwasghaat as Mack
  • 1976 – Udhar Ka Sindur as Bishambernath
  • 1976 – Fakira as School Master
  • 1976 – Khaan Dost as Jailor Sharma
  • 1976 – Harfan Maulaa
  • 1976 – Jeevan Jyoti as Somnath
  • 1976 – Lagaaam
  • 1976 – Maha Chor as Thakur Ajay Singh
  • 1976 – Mera Jiwan
  • 1976 – Santan
  • 1976 – Sikka
  • 1975 – Sholay as Ramlal
  • 1975 – Kala Sona as Police Officer
  • 1975 – Pratiggya as Inspector D'Souza
  • 1975 – Qaid as Inspector L.G. Kaushik
  • 1975 – Dharmatma as Anokhelal's brother
  • 1975 – Aakhri Dao as Reena's dad
  • 1975 – Deewaar as Anand Verma – Father
  • 1975 – Dhoti Lota Aur Chowpatty
  • 1975 – Khel Khel Mein as Lecturer
  • 1975 – Mutthi Bhar Chawal
  • 1975 – Rani Aur Lalpari as Ramlal
  • 1974 – Majboor as Narendra Sinha
  • 1974 – Benaam as Inspector Jadhav
  • 1974 – Bidaai as Prabhakar/Parvati's husband
  • 1974 – Avishkaar as Taxi-driver
  • 1974 – Haath Ki Safai as Usmanbhai Bombay
  • 1974 – Kasauti as Sapna's foster father
  • 1974 – Doosri Sita
  • 1974 – Aap Ki Kasam as Dr. Harish (uncredited)
  • 1974 – Dost as Father Rebello
  • 1974 – Alingan
  • 1974 – Dil Diwana as Jamal Khan
  • 1974 – Imaan
  • 1974 – Khhotte Sikkay as Judge
  • 1974 – Shatranj Ke Mohre
  • 1973 – Zanjeer as Police Inspector
  • 1973 – Anhonee as Manager
  • 1973 – Gaddar as Dr. Mathur
  • 1973 – Hanste Zakhm as Inspector Kumar
  • 1973 – Hindustan Ki Kasam
  • 1973 – Keemat as Inspector Deshpande
  • 1973 – Yaadon Ki Baaraat as Jack
  • 1972 – Jawani Diwani as Mamaji
  • 1972 – Anuraag as Dr. Sunil
  • 1972 – Apna Desh as Chanda's Brother
  • 1972 – Do Gaz Zameen Ke Neeche
  • 1972 – Naag Panchami as Vishwavardhan
  • 1972 – Raaste Kaa Patthar as Mr. Kapoor
  • 1972 – Seeta Aur Geeta as Badrinath
  • 1971 – Lal Patthar as Tourist/Narrator
  • 1971 – Rakhwala as Police Inspector (uncredited)
  • 1971 – Chhoti Bahu as Vedji Avtar
  • 1971 – Jaane-Anjaane as Ramu's lawyer
  • 1971 – Amar Prem as Vijay
  • 1970 – Khilona as Public Prosecutor
  • 1970 – Kati Patang as Dr. Kashinath
  • 1968 – Sapnon Ka Saudagar as Peter D'Souza (uncredited)
  • 1965 - Dak Ghar as Madho
  • 1962 – Prem Patra as Aslam
  • 1961 – Kabuliwala as Manoj Mukherjee

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