On this page:
Who is Farooq Sheikh?
Farooq Sheikh was an Indian actor, philanthropist and a popular television presenter. He was best known for his work in Hindi films from 1977 to 1989 and for his work in television between 1988 and 2002. He returned to acting in films in 2008 and continued to do so until his death on 27 December 2013. His major contribution was in Parallel Cinema or the New Indian Cinema. He had worked with directors like Satyajit Ray, Muzaffar Ali, Hrishikesh Mukherjee and Ketan Mehta.
- also known as Farouque Shaikh, Farooque Shaikh, Farooque Sheikh, Faruque Sheikh, Farouque Sheikh, Farooq Shaikh
- born on (67 years ago) in Amroli, child of Mustafa Shaikh and Farida Shaikh
- nationality: India
- profession: Presenter, actor, philanthropist
- died on in Dubai of myocardial infarction
- read more about Farooq Sheikh (actor)
Online dictionaries and encyclopedias with entries for Farooq Sheikh
Click on a label to prioritize search results according to that topic:
Share this page
Go to the wordplay of Farooq Sheikh for some fun with words!