Motilal is considered to be one of the greatest character artistes of Indian cinema who pioneered the naturalist school of acting. His role of Chunni Babu in Devdas is his recognition in India.
Personal Profile (Personal Biography)
Date of Birth (Birthday):
16 June, 1947
Film Background (Filmography)
Devdas, Parakh, Yeh Raaste Hain Pyaar Ke, Jagte Raho, Anari, Lekh, Do Dil, Dost, Mujrim, Umang, Armaan, Hum Tum Aur Woh, Silver King.
Interesting Facts About Motilal
- Motilal is most remembered for his role as 'Chunni Babu' in Bimal Roy's Devdas.
- Motilal was involved with actress Shobhana Samarth after she separated from her husband.
- Motilal enjoyed gambling and races and died almost penniless in 1965.
- Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award in 1955 dor 'Devdas'.
- Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award in 1960 dor 'Parakh'.