Subbiraj

Subbiraj Kakkar popularly known as Subbiraj was an Indian character actor in Hindi language films and Television.[1] He was the son of the sister of veteran actor Prithviraj Kapoor named Kailash and thus a cousin of Raj Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor & Shashi Kapoor.[2][3][4]

Subbiraj
Born
Subbiraj Kakkar
DiedJuly 2007
Mumbai
Other namesSubbi Raj, Subhi Raj, Subi Raj, Suvi Raj, Subbiraaj, Suberaj, Subhiraaj, Subhiraj, Subiraaj, Subiraj
OccupationActor
Notable work
Ek Ruka Hua Faisla
Spouse(s)Kumari Naaz

CareerEdit

His debut film was “Do Gunde.” At that time he was working as the Studio Manager of famous R.K.Studio of Kapoor family.

Subbiraj was well-known for his acting in Hindi cinema mainly as a character artist. He was best known for his acting performance in the film “Ek Ruka Hua Faisla” released in 1986 in which he has acted in the role of “Juror no Ten” as an arrogant, hypocrite, foul-mouthed, and aggressive businessman. This film was the remake of Sidney Lumet movie “Twelve Angry Men.” He got the acclamation of both the critics and the audience for his acting in this movie. In 1991 he featured in another movie named as “Maa Ki Mamta” which was also a big hit.

Some of his other popular films are “Khiladi 420” in 2000, “International Khiladi” in 1999, “Ram Aur Shyam” in 1996, etc.

Personal lifeEdit

His father was the studio manager of R K Studios. [5]

He married to the actress Baby Naaz, of the Boot Polish movie fame, a classic of Raj Kapoor in 1965 who had received a distinction award at the 1955 Cannes Film Festival for her role in Boot Polish.[6][7][8][9][10] They have two sons who are not related to the Film Industry. Subbiraj passed away in July 2007. Baby Naaz died before him in 1995.

His wife Naaz was his co-star in two of his movies are “Dekha Pyaar Tumhara” in 1963 and “Mera Ghar Mere Bachhe” in 1965.

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Character/Role
2009 Sanam Teri Kasam Dr. Kapoor
2007 Ghutan Dharrampal
2005 Ab Tumhari Bari
2000 Khiladi 420 Judge
2000 Mela (as Subhi Raj)
2000 Bharat India Hindustan
2000 Raat Rani
1999 Jahan Tum Le Chalo
1999 Kartoos Mini's prospective father-in-law
1999 International Khiladi S.P. Sharma (as Subiraj)
1998 Khote Sikkey Senior Police Officer (as Suvi Raj)
1998 Mohabbat Aur Jung Police Commissioner
1998 Jiyaala Principal
1998 Salaakhen Committee Member
1997 Aflatoon College principal (as Subiraj)
1997 Police Station School Master
1997 Agni Morcha
1996 Papi Gudia Commissioner of Police (as Subhiraaj)
1996 Ajay (1996 film) Anjali's Father-in-law
1996 Ram Aur Shyam Scientist (as Subi Raj)
1996 Shohrat
1996 Mafia Acharya
1996 Agni Sakshi Mr. Kapoor (Father)
1995 Fauji Inspector General of Police
1995 Ram Shastra Judge
1995 Sabse Bada Khiladi Police Commissioner Sinha (uncredited)
1995 Aaj Ka Maseeha
1994 Do Fantoosh Veerendra's chacha
1994 Sangdil Sanam Vimla's husband
1994 Aao Pyaar Karen Anjali's husband
1994 Gangster
1994 Andaz Col. Anand Viraj (uncredited)
1994 Khuddar Father of Adarsh Vardhan (Uncredited) seen only in photo frame
1994 Tejasvini Havaldar Trilochan
1994 Dilwale Vikram's dad
1994 Elaan Senior Police Officer (uncredited)
1994 Sehme Huye Sitaare
1993 Pyar Pyar Agarwal
1993 Raunaq Jagjit Singh Parwana (as Subiraj)
1993 Meri Aan Ashfaque Khan's Father-in-law
1993 Parwane Principal - Gokhale College (as Subiraj)
1993 Anari Raj Jyotish
1993 Lootere Commissioner
1992 Jai Kaali
1992 Anaam Dr. Bhardwaj (as Subiraj)
1992 Apradhi Dhanraj
1992 Sone Ki Lanka Mohit's foster father
1992 Ek Ladka Ek Ladki Estate Lawyer (as Subbi Raj)
1992 Zindagi Ek Juaa (as Subiraaj)
1992 Mr. Bond Sunita's Father (as Subiraj)
1992 Vansh Geeta's potential in-law (as Subhiraaj)
1992 Dil Ka Kya Kasoor College Principal (as Subhiraj)
1992 Vajraghat
1991 Insaaf Ka Khoon Prosecuting Attorney
1991 Narasimha Doctor
1991 Lakshmanrekha Lawyer
1991 Kurbaan Gupta (as Subbi Raj)
1991 Anar
1991 Aur Dhol Bajta Raha
1991 Pyar Ka Saudagar Maria's Father
1990 Awwal Number Police Commissioner Patil
1990 Karishma Kali Kaa 2nd Police Commissioner
1990 Pathar Ke Insan Rai Bahadur Dina Nath (as Subi Raj)
1990 Thanedaar Police Commissioner (Uncle) (as Subhiraj)
1990 Gunahon Ka Devta Police Inspector Verma
1990 Kroadh Mehta - Public Prosecutor (Bombay)
1990 Aulad Ke Khatir
1989 Mahaadev Thakur Sujan Singh
1989 Shehzaade Shanti Bhai (uncredited)
1989 Tridev Judge Saxena (as Subiraj)
1989 Apna Desh Paraye Log
1989 Touhean The Judge
1989 Khooni Murdaa Advocate Palkhiwala (as Subiraj)
1989 Maut Ka Elaan (TV Movie)
1989 Saaya Prosecuting Lawyer (uncredited)
1988 Zulm Ko Jala Doonga Judge
1988 Ram-Avtar Sangeeta's Father (as Suberaj)
1988 Be Lagaam
1987 Zevar Shambhu Nath (as Subiraj)
1987 Kaash Director of the school
1987 Muqaddar Ka Faisla Murari
1987 Satyamev Jayate Police Commissioner Prithvi Singh (as Subbiraaj)
1987 Imaandaar Sudhir
1987 Pratighaat Laxmi's dad
1986 Ek Ruka Hua Faisla (TV Movie) Juror #10
1986 Kala Dhanda Goray Log Senior Police Officer
1986 Kirayadar Advocate (as Subiraj)
1986 Pahunchey Huwe Log
1986 Anaar
1986 Sone Ka Pinjra (Video)
1985 Alag Alag Neeraj's dad
1984 Lakhon Ki Baat Editor Bharucha (as Subiraj)
1983 Pasand Apni Apni Ismail (as Subiraj)
1983 Dard-E-Dil Jamnadas
1983 Jaani Dost Dharamraj Singh
1983 Sun Meri Laila David
1982 Sun Sajna
1980 Jazbaat Ram Mohan
1980 Qatil Kaun Lalu
1977 Niyaz Aur Namaaz Qawwali singer
1969 Raja Saab Kunver Gurbahadur Singh (as Subiraj)
1967 Chhaila Babu Raju
1964 Ishaara Deep (as Subi Raj)
1963 Dekha Pyaar Tumhara
1961 Bada Aadmi (as Subiraj)
1961 Salaam Memsaab
1961 Walait Pass Ajeet (as Subi Raj)
1960 Mera Ghar Mere Bachche Narendra
1959 C.I.D. Girl Suraj
1959 Do Gunde

TelevisionEdit

Year Show Character/Role
2000 Chattaan (TV Series)
1999 Viraasat (TV Series)
1993-1998 Parampara (TV Series)
1991 Maa Ki Mamta (TV Series)
1990 Peechha Karo (TV Mini-Series)

ReferencesEdit

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  3. ^ "Subbiraj". nettv4u.com. Retrieved 16 July 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
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  5. ^ "From the Kapoors to the Puris, the famous residents of Mumbai's 'Hollywood Lane'". Scroll.in. Retrieved 23 July 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
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  8. ^ "Four Indian films to feature at Cannes 2018; A look at India's journey at the French Riviera festival". Moneycontrol. e-Eighteen.com Ltd. Retrieved 15 July 2020. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
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