Salma Mumtaz Actor

Salma Mumtaz (1926 – January 21, 2012) was a Pakistani film actress, dancer, director and producer. Mumtaz made her film debut as an actress in the 1960 Urdu language film, Neelofar. A dancer in addition to an actor, Mumtaz danced in more than three hundred predominantly Punjabi language films during her career. She also became known for portraying mothers and motherly figures opposite well known Pakistani and Indian actors, including Waheed Murad, Mohammad Ali, and Shahid. Some of her best known films included Dil Mera Dharkan Teri, Puttar Dai Piyar, Heer Ranjha, and Sheran Di Jori. Mumtaz also worked behind the camera as a film director and producer. Mumtaz was born in Jalandhar, present-day India, in 1926. Mumtaz's brother, Pervaiz Nasir, was a film producer. Her younger sister was the late actress, Shammi. Mumtaz moved to the city of Lahore, Pakistan, with her family following the Partition of India in 1947. Salma Mumtaz died in Lahore on January 21, 2012, from complications of a long battle with diabetes at the age of 85. Her survivors included her daughter, television actress Nida Mumtaz.

Personal details

Date of birth
1926
Nationality
Pakistan
Date of death
January 21st, 2012 at age of 86
Place of death
Lahore, Pakistan
Cause of death
Complications of diabetes mellitus

Family

Siblings
Children

Movie performances

1. Rangeela (1970)

Comedy
Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
147.0
1 Show list

Rangeela is a 1970 comedy film written and directed by Saeed Khan Rangeela.

Awards

Top cast

Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Kamal Ahmad
Urdu
Pakistan

2. Dil Mera Dharkan Teri (1968)

Runtime Producers Directors Writers Top cast Awards Budget Movie on internet
180.0
Murtaza Aftab
M.A. Rasheed

Dil mera dharkan teri is a blockbuster Pakistani Urdu black-and-white film produced by Murtaza Aftab and directed by M.A. Rasheed. The film cast Waheed Murad, Shamim Ara, Rani, Salma Mumtaz, Lehri, Talish and Aslam Pervaiz. DMDT is a melodious love story.

Awards

Top cast

Subjects Music by Cinematographers Costumography Soundtrack Languages Country
Inayat Hussein
Urdu
Pakistan

Wikipedia

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