Kabir Bedi is well known Indian television and film actor who had worked in multiple continents like US, many countries of US and India in all the formats i.e. Movies, Television and theatre. He has good command in multiple languages and also very much popular in Italy. His well-known and recognized performances includes but not limited to are role of Emperor Shahjahan in Taj Mahal, pirate in European TV miniseries named as Sandokan, and playing a villainous role in famous
movies named as Octopussy.
He was born in family of freedom fighter where by his father is author and philosopher and his mother is British woman, who take part in ordination in Tibetan Buddhism. He began his career from the theater and progressed to be one of the leading personalities in bollywood. His growth can be judged by the fact that he is one of the first international actors from bollywood.
His famous stage shows includes Othelo, Tughlaq, The vultures and The Far Pavilion. His bollywood movies are Taj Mahal, Khoon Bhari Maang, Kacche Dhage,
Main Hoon Na
. His role as Shah Jahan in Taj mahal and a dacoit in Kacche Dhage is very good. As far as his Hollywood career is concerned the movies are Octopussy, The Beast of War, Andata Ritorno. In Octopussy, he had a villainous role and being very famous for his style and arrogance. He had acted in many TV series and few of the well-known are The Bold and Beautiful, Sandokan, Forbidden Territory, On Wings of Eagle, Red Eagle, The Lost Empire, Highlander etc.
He is married four time and also father of 3 children. As he is active supporter for freedom in Burma, he is also the official ambassador of Burma Campaign UK.