Satish Kaushik’s brief filmography

Satish Kaushik filmography
Satish Kaushik filmography, movies

Satish Kaushik, an actor-filmmaker best known for his famous comedic roles in movies like “Jaane Bhi do Yaaro” and “Mr India,” passed unexpectedly on Thursday morning after suffering a heart attack. He was 66.

Satish Kaushik was an Indian film personality with a career spanning over three decades. He has made a name for himself as an actor, director, and producer in the Hindi film industry. Born on April 13, 1956, in Dhanounda, Haryana, Satish Kaushik pursued his education in Delhi and later moved to Mumbai to pursue his career in the film industry.

Satish Kaushik made his acting debut with the film “Masoom” in 1983, where he played a small role. However, it was his portrayal of Calendar in the 1987 blockbuster film “Mr. India” that brought him into the limelight. He played a comic role in the film, which became immensely popular with audiences. This was followed by another memorable performance in the film “Ram Lakhan” (1989), where he played the role of a police inspector named Kishan.

In the 1990s, Satish Kaushik established himself as a versatile actor with a range of roles that showcased his talent as a performer. He played the lead role in the film “Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja” (1993), which he also directed. The film was a commercial failure but has gained a cult following over the years. He also played supporting roles in several successful films of the era, such as “Karan Arjun” (1995), “Saajan Chale Sasural” (1996), and “Judai” (1997).

In the early 2000s, Satish Kaushik ventured into direction and production, with his directorial debut “Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja” (1993). However, it was his second film as a director, “Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain” (1999), that established him as a director. The film, starring Anil Kapoor and Kajol, was a commercial success and received critical acclaim.

Satish Kaushik went on to direct several successful films in the following years, including “Tere Naam” (2003), which was a commercial and critical success. The film starred Salman Khan and Bhumika Chawla and is considered one of the best films of both their careers. In 2014, he directed the film “Gang of Ghosts,” which was a remake of the Bengali film “Bhooter Bhabishyat.” The film starred an ensemble cast, including Sharman Joshi, Mahie Gill, and Anupam Kher.

As a producer, Satish Kaushik has produced several films, including “Badhaai Ho Badhaai” (2002), “Vaada” (2005), and “Milenge Milenge” (2010). He also produced the film “Ujda Chaman” (2019), which starred Sunny Singh in the lead role.

Satish Kaushik filmography

As an Actor:

  1. Masoom (1985)
  2. Mr. India (1987)
  3. Ram Lakhan (1989)
  4. Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja (1993)
  5. Karan Arjun (1995)
  6. Saajan Chale Sasural (1996)
  7. Judaai (1997)
  8. Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain (1999)
  9. Taal (1999)
  10. Mohabbatein (2000)
  11. Yeh Hai Jalwa (2002)
  12. Badhaai Ho (2018)
  13. Bharat (2019)

As a Director:

  1. Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja (1993)
  2. Prem (1995)
  3. Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain (1999)
  4. Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai (2001)
  5. Tere Naam (2003)
  6. Milenge Milenge (2010)
  7. Gang of Ghosts (2014)

As a Producer:

  1. Badhaai Ho Badhaai (2002)
  2. Vaada (2005)
  3. Karzzzz (2008)
  4. Milenge Milenge (2010)
  5. Ujda Chaman (2019)

Apart from his work in the film industry, Satish Kaushik has also been involved in theatre and television. He has acted in several TV shows, including “Choti Bahu,” “FIR,” and “Sumit Sambhal Lega.” He has also been a part of several stage productions, including the play “Salesman Ramlal” and the musical “Ishq, Aaha, Ooh La La.”

Satish Kaushik’s contributions to the Indian film industry have been recognized with several awards and honors. He has won the Filmfare Award for Best Comedian for his role in “Ram Lakhan” and the Screen Award for Best Performance in a Negative Role for “Brick Lane.” In 2018, he was awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Rajasthan International Film Festival.

In conclusion, Satish Kaushik is a highly respected and talented figure in the Indian film industry. His contributions as an actor, director, and producer have left an indelible mark on Indian cinema. With his versatility and ability to seamlessly switch between comedic and serious roles, he has won the hearts of audiences and critics alike. His body of work serves as a testament to his talent and dedication to his craft. Satish Kaushik has truly made a lasting impact on Indian cinema and will be remembered as a legendary figure in the industry.