Badar Munir, a film actor popular during the 1970s and ’80s. He had acted in 416 Pushto, Urdu and Punjabi films during a career spanning three decades.
|In Urdu:||بدر منیر|
|Famous As:||Pashtoon actor|
|Education:||Basic elementary education from Karachi|
|Date:||1 January 1940|
|Place:||Madyan, Swat State, British India (now in Swat, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan)|
|Children:||Badar Munir has five sons and five daughters.|
|Relatives:||His elder son Syed Munir also worked in Pashto films Da Qudrat Shan, Sa Ba Yad sati, and Zoai da badmash.|
|Date:||11 October 2008|
|Rest Place:||Lahore, Pakistan|
|Serial & Movies|
|Name:||Yousuf Khan Sher Bano, Dulhan Aik Rat Ki, Haseena Atom Bomb,|
|Debut Film:||Yousuf Khan Sher Bano|
|Famous Acts:||Daagh, Dulhan Aik rat ki|
|TV acts:||Alpha, Bravo, Charlie|
Badar Munir was raised with a religious background in Swat. He completed his basic elementary school education there and then came to Karachi. Before joining films, Badar Munir used to drive Rikshaw on Karachi streets. Then he got a job as a lighting technician on actor Waheed Murad’s recommendation in a Karachi film studio.
Entry into films
He was introduced by Waheed Murad to the film industry in 1970. His first movie was Yousaf Khan Sherbano, with Yasmin Khan as heroine.This Pashto language film was the first film of Pakistan film industry in this language in 1970. In 2016, city of Karachi has the largest urban population of Pashto-speaking people in the world, larger than even in Peshawar, Kabul, Quetta and Kandahar.
Badar Munir has five sons and five daughters. His elder son Syed Munir also worked in Pashto films Da Qudrat Shan, Sa Ba Yad sati, and Zoai da badmash.
On Oct 11 Badar Munir, a film actor popular during the 1970s and ’80s, died in Lahore . He was 70. He had acted in 416 Pushto, Urdu and Punjabi films during a career spanning three decades. He had been suffering from kidney and diabetes problems for the past five years. A few years ago, he had suffered a paralysis attack. He was hospitalised after a heart attack, but died later.
|1968||Jahan tum wahan hum||Urdu|
|1970||Yousuf Khan Sher Bano||Pashto|
|1972||Jahan Baraf Girti Hai||Urdu|
|1975||Dulhan Aik Raat Ki||Urdu|
|1976||Nawye de ywe shpe||Pashto|
|1978||Jan Ki Baazi||Urdu|
|1979||General Bakht Khan||Urdu|
|1982||Da gaz da maydan||Pashto|
|1984||Topak zama kanon||Pashto|
|1985||Qalam ao klashinkoop||Pashto|
|1990||Haseena Atom Bomb||Urdu|
|1997||Deewane Tere Pyar Ke||Urdu|
|2000||Tere Pyar Mein||Urdu|
- Alpha Bravo Charlie(1998)