WEB DESK: The 22nd death anniversary of renowned Radio, TV and film actor of past, Agha Talish is being observed on Wednesday.
Agha Talish got fame from his film “Shaheed” in 1962.
His popular films include Saat Lakh, Ye Aman, Jheel Kinaaray, Mela, Aulad, Farangi, Baghawat and Qaidi.
Talish was introduced in a pre-Partition film ‘Saraey Kay Baher’ in 1947. He acted as hero in two Islamic films with Yasmin in ‘Darbar-e-Habib’ and in ‘Touheed’ in 1958. He was the second hero in Punjabi film ‘Guddi Gudda’ with Musarrat Nazir and Sudhir. His comedy roles in films like ‘Jabroo’ and ‘Aadmi’ were some big hits.
Talish played some unmatchable roles in Pakistani films. He played a remarkable role as Ajnabi in director Khalil Kaisar and writer Riaz Shahid’s film ‘Shaheed’ from 1962. Talish also played a unique role as an Israeli officer in writer and director Shahid’s record-breaking box office hit film ‘Zarqa’.
His roles as Nawab in ‘Umrao Jan Ada’ and ‘Zeenat’ were all time best roles in social films. He also played a fantastic comedy and title role in ‘Barey Mian Deevaney’.
Talish appeared in over 450 films.