Biography : Mac Mohan
Mohan Makhijani - Sambha of Sholey
This is often said in Hindi "Zindagi to sirf char dinoon ka mela hai" (life is fare of just four days.) and if we look at that the life of famous sindhi actor Mac Mohan (Mohan Makhijani) certain we can say that his just one four words dialogue in film Sholey "Sarkar Pure Pachas Hazar" appears to overshadow his entire silver screen life extended to 46 years and about 200 Hindi films in which he acted.
Born on 24 April 1938 at Lucknow, capital city of Uttar Pradesh, Mohan Makhijaney was classmate of famous hero Sunil Datta, during their schooling at Lucknow.
It was some time around 1960, that Mohan decided to move to Mumbai, for making career as a cricketer but as said destinies are written in advance so instead of practicing cricket Mohan join theater and went on to become one of most versatile character actor and popular villain of Hindi films of 1970's and 1980's like Don, Karz, Satte Pe Satta, Zanjeer, Rafoo Chakkar, Shaan and Khoon Pasina.
Beside the theater Mohan also learned acting from Filmalaya School of Acting in Mumbai. He also joined FTII, Pune for making his acting skills more sharper. Vinod Mehra, who went on to become famous as romantic hero was also in the same batch at FTII. Mohan Makhijani was among the toppers of Batch.
Mohan started his silver screen career as the an assistant with director Chetan Anand, who introduced him in his film Haqeeqat (1964) with name Mac Mohan.
This was in November 2009 that while shooting for his last film "Atithi Tum Kab Jaoge", he was admitted to Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital in Andheri, where is respired for last on 10 May 2010, and was diagnosis as the patient suffering from lung cancer (tumor in right lung).
During the long Hindi Film career of 46 years Mac Mohan has acted in about 200 Hindi films. He also acted in many films in Punjabi, Haryanvi, Sindhi, Gujarati and Marathi language. Very few people knows that Mac Mohan also acted in few English, Russian and Spanish films.
Team The Sindhu World prays for the heavenly stay of his soul.
Filmography : Mac Mohan
List of Hindi Films of Mac Mohan
Haqeeqat - Aao Pyaar Karen - Cha Cha Cha - Aya Sawan Jhoom Ke - Shagird
Suhana Safar - Abhinetri- Memsaab - Man Mandir - Yeh Gulistan Hamara - Shareef Budmaash - Heera Panna - Hanste Zakhm - Anhonee - Zanjeer - Badla - Manoranjan - Kasauti - Majboor - Salaakhen - Prem Kahani - Himalay Se Ooncha - Dhoti Lota Aur Chowpatty - Rafoo Chakka - Sholay (1975)
Shaan - Dostana - Qurbani - Karz - Alibaba Aur 40 Chor - The Burning Train - Beqasoor - Bombay 405 Miles - Guest House - Patita - Takkar - Do Shikaari - Hum Tere Ashiq Hain - Kaalia - Lahu Ke Do Rang - Kaala Patthar - Jaani Dushman - Taxi Driver - Phandebaaz - Don - Ganga Ki Saugand - Atithee - Chor Ho To Aisa - Aap Ki Khatir - Chhailla Babu - Khoon Pasina - Immaan Dharam - Ab Kya Hoga - Chor Sipahee - Farishta Ya Qatil - Vishwasghaat - Hera Pheri
Baaghi: A Rebel for Love - Zimmedaaar - Kafan - Naaka Bandi - Awwal Number - Paap Ka Ant - Lashkar - Na-Insaafi - Daata - Billoo Badshah - Ilaaka - Aakhri Baazi - Farz Ki Jung- Ajeeb Itefaq - Asmaan Se Ooncha - Gharana - Guru - Jaaydaad - Main Tera Dushman - Havaldar Dhaniram - Mitti Aur Sona - Mohabat Ka Paigham - Ganga Tere Desh Mein - Mahaveera - Commando - Paap Ki Duniya - Akhri Muqabla - Mar Mitenge - Qatil - Sagar Sangam - Insaf Ki Pukar - Satyamev Jayate - Aag Hi Aag - Loha - Jawab Hum Denge - Khudgarz - Watan Ke Rakhwale - Allah-Rakha - Begaana - Ilzaam - Shart - Shatru - Zinda Laash - Zabardast - Yudh - Zamana - Jawaab - Aandhi-Toofan - Haveli - Karishmaa - Jagir- Duniya - Andar Baahar - Baazi - Boxer - Awaaz - Teri Bahon Mein - Mahaan - Chor Police - Haadsaa - Dharam Kanta - Sawaal- Ashanti - Aamne Samne- Satte Pe Satta - Haathkadi - Daulat - Kachche Heere - Krodhi - Hum Se Badkar Kaun - Nakhuda