Kader Khan, the iconic actor who has constituted majority of the films we have watched in our childhood, has passed away on Tuesday following prolonged illness. The year 2019 has started on a sad note with us losing one of the most versatile and hard-working actors on the very first day. For those who came late, Kader Khan was hospitalised for the past few days suffering from pneumonia. After complaining of breathlessness, he was transferred to a special BiPAP ventilator and his condition was critical during all these days. After suffering the illness for long, he breathed his last today morning in Canada. The entire country is mourning the loss while we think about the unparalleled work he done during his tenure in Indian cinema.
Veteran actor Kader Khan passes away after prolonged illness
Kader Khan was not only an effortless comedian with excellent comic timing, but whenever he played a villain on the screen, he was even more convincing. His filmography proves that he was never belonged to a particular genre. He was versatile and there wasn’t anything he couldn’t do. As we remember the legendary actor Kader Khan today, let’s revisit the top 5 iconic films he has done in Indian cinema.
Kader Khan played a comic role in the film for which he was nominated for Filmfare Best Comedian award. The film also had Dharmendra, Jackie Shroff and Dimple Kapadia in important roles.
Coolie No 1 (1995)
This David Dhawan film is probably everyone’s favourite Kader Khan film to date. Sharing screen space with Govinda, Kader Khan along with Shakti Kapoor created a laugh riot on the screen. He played the role of Hoshiyar Chand in the film.
Main Khiladi Tu Anari (1994)
This film is Kader Khan’s best grossing film so far. Starring Akshay Kumar, Saif Ali Khan and Shilpa Shetty, Main Khiladi Tu Anari garnered a lot of praises from the viewers and critics alike. It became the 5th grossing film of the year.
Saajan Chale Sasural (1996)
The comedy duo Govinda and Kader Khan managed to trigger roars of laughter whenever we watch them together on screen. The film Saajan Chale Sasural is also one among the most iconic Kader Khan films. Though, Khan has played the supporting role of Khurana, but he lit up the screen whenever he came up.
Mujhse Shaadi Karogi (2004)
Having Priyanka Chopra, Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar in the lead roles, Kader Khan stole the thunder whenever he comes on the screen. He played the role of Salman Khan and Akshay Kumar’s landlord in the film. The movie was immense box office hit.