Pradeep Kumar was an actor who is well known for his acting in many Hindi and Bengali movies. She was born on January 4 in 1925 in Kolkata in India. He died on 27 October in 2001 at the age of 76. When he was at the age of 17, he began to take a decision to end up in a career of acting. His acting career began with the Bengali film industry.
The movies that brought him fame and name were Alaknanda in 1947. It was directed
. He then shifted to another two film studios Bombay and Filmistan. He also portrayed an important character in Anand Math in 1952. He also portrayed another lead character of
of the film Anarkali in 1953. He also played another lead role alongside Vyjayanthimala in the movie Nagin in 1954.
Both the movies became very popular, and they were also famous for their music that made them very popular. He had many films released in the late 1950s. However in 1960, he didn’t have that much success. But Ghoonghat, Aarthi, and Taj Mahal which were released in the 1960s were successful. After the 1960s, he did not get the chance to work with new heroines like Babita,
, and many others.
He shifted to act in many other character roles in 1969. After that, he didn’t get any important visible roles until 1983 when he acted in Rasia Sultan and also in Jaanwar. He also won the Lifetime award the Kalkar Award in 1999. He died on 27 October in 2007 in Kolkata. His daughters play some lead roles in many movies and TV shows.
Even his son and their children also acted in many TV serials. One of them worked as an assistant director for the movie Housefull 2 which was directed by
in 2012 and also the movie Himmatwala, which was released in 2013.