Knowledge Identifier: +Roshan_Seth
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1942.
Countries: India (50%), United Kingdom (22%), United States (11%)
Linked to: The Doon School, St Stephen's College, NPR, PBS
Jawaharlal Nehru - The canonical performance is probably that of Roshan Seth, who played him three times: in Richard Attenborough's 1982 film "Gandhi", Shyam Benegal's 1988 television series "Bharat Ek Khoj", based on Nehru's "The Discovery of India", and in a 2007 TV film entitled "The Last Days of the Raj"
In 1993, he played the role of Haroon Amir in the television miniseries "The Buddha of Suburbia", for which he was nominated a Royal Television Society award for "Best Actor - Male"
Parminder Nagra - In 1997, Nagra appeared in the three-part drama "Turning World", starring Roshan Seth
In 1998, he played the leading role of Gustad Noble in the film "Such a Long Journey", for which he won the Genie award for Best Performance by an Actor in a Leading Role
In 2003 he played the lead in the American film "Cosmopolitan", which was broadcast nationally on PBS