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Full Name
  
Malikunnisa Ali

Role
  
Film actress

Name
  
Minoo Mumtaz


Spouse(s)
  
Sayyed Ali Akbar

Occupation
  
Actor, Dancer

Children
  
Shehnaaz, Gulnaaz

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Born
  
April 26, 1942 (age 81) (
1942-04-26
)
Mumbai, India

Relatives
  
Husseini Ali - sisterMehmood Ali - brotherKhairunnisa - sisterUsman Ali - brotherZubeida Ali - sisterShaukat Ali - brotherAnwar Ali - brotherLucky Ali - nephew

Siblings
  
Mehmood, Anwar Ali, Usman Ali, Husseini Ali, Khairunnisa Ali, Shaukat Ali, Zubeida Ali

Parents
  
Mumtaz Ali, Latifunnisa Ali

Nephews
  
Lucky Ali, Masood Ali, Manzoor Ali, Maqdoom Ali, Mansoor Ali, Masoom Ali

Movies
  
Chaudhvin Ka Chand, Akeli Mat Jaiyo, Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam, Gharana, Gazal

Similar People
  
Mehmood, Mumtaz Ali, Johnny Walker, Guru Dutt, Balraj Sahni

Minoo mumtaz speaks about her family and career


Minoo Mumtaz (born Malikunnisa Ali on 26 April 1942) is a former Indian film actress. She is the sister of India's ace comedian Mehmood Ali and part of the Mehmood Ali film family. Minoo Mumtaz appeared in many Hindi films of the 1950s and 1960s, mostly as a dancer and character actress.

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Early life

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Born in family of 4 brothers & 4 sisters to Mumtaz Ali who was famous as a dancer and character-artist in films from the 40's era with his own dance troupe "Mumtaz Ali Nites". Mumtaz Ali's career slumped due to his excessive drinking & his family fell into hard times, leading to his son Mehmood to work as a child artist & daughter Minoo Mumtaz to work as dancer in his stage shows & later movies.

Career

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She was re-christened as Minoo by none other than Meena Kumari who is the sister-in-law of Mehmood. She started off as a stage dancer and later as dancer many films of the 50s and 60s with her first film "Sakhi Hateem". She also played the lead role opposite Balraj Sahni in "Black Cat" (1959). She can be seen in the song "Boojh Mera Kya Naam Re" from the movie C.I.D. (1956). She also appeared in Guru Dutt films like Kaagaz Ke Phool (1959), Chaudhvin Ka Chand (1960), and Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam (1962). She also played key roles in 'Taj Mahal', 'Ghoonghat', Insan Jaag Utha (1959), Ghar Basake Dekho (1963), Gazal (1964), 'Sindbad, Alibaba, Aladin', 'Dharmaputra' and 'Jahanaara'.

Personal life

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She married S. Ali Akbar, a film director on 6-12-1963. She leads a retired life in Canada now.

Filmography

Actress
2002
Chalo Chale Parades (TV Series)
1986
Patton Ki Bazi as
Store owner's wife
1975
Zameer
1968
Nadir Shah
1967
Palki
1966
Preet Na Jane Reet as
Rosie
1966
Gaban as
Zohrajaan
1965
Bombay Race Course
1965
Sindbad Alibaba and Aladdin as
Zarina
1964
Chitralekha as
Maid
1964
Gazal as
Courtesan (in song "Yun Bhi Hai")
1964
Jahan Ara as
Roshan Ara
1963
Akeli Mat Jaiyo as
Shobha
1963
Taj Mahal as
Gulbadan (as Minu Mumtaz)
1963
Faulad as
Veena (as Minu Mumtaz)
1963
Ghar Basake Dekho as
Ganga J. Agnihotri / Ganges
1962
Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam as
Courtesan
1961
Chhote Nawab as
Mehnuma
1961
Gharana as
Ragini
1960
Basant as
Mahua
1960
Bindya as
Priyadarshini
1960
Chaudhvin Ka Chand as
Rehana (as Minu Mumtaz)
1960
Ghunghat as
Saroj
1960
Kala Aadmi as
Singer / Dancer at Blue Café
1960
Tu Nahin Aur Sahi as
Rita
1960
Rangeela Raja
1960
Rikshawala
1959
Chirag Kahan Roshni Kahan as
Nurse Maya Verma
1959
Duniya Na Mane as
Kanchan
1959
Ghar Ghar Ki Baat
1959
Jagga Daku
1959
Jagir
1959
Mohar
1959
Qaidi No. 911 as
Hotel Dancer & Singer
1959
Paigham as
Chhali
1959
Insaan Jaag Utha as
Muniya
1959
Paper Flowers as
Veterinarian
1959
Black Cat as
Nita Gupta (as Minu Mumtaz)
1958
Aakhri Dao as
Maina (as Meenu Mumtaz)
1958
Adalat as
Dancer (uncredited)
1958
Aji Bas Shukriya
1958
Dilli Ka Thug as
Dancer / Singer
1958
Howrah Bridge as
Wedding Dancer
1958
Karigar as
Mumtaz
1958
Khazanchi
1958
Yahudi as
Ruth (as Minu Mumtaz)
1958
Zindagi Ya Toofan as
Firoza
1958
Mr. Qartoon M. A. as
Club Dancer
1957
Aasha as
Muni
1957
Do Roti as
Mohini - Courtesan (as Meenu Mumtaz)
1957
Dushman as
Dancer
1957
Ek Saal as
Mary
1957
Laxmi Pooja
1957
Mai Baap
1957
Miss India
1957
Mohini (as Minu Mumtaz)
1957
Payal as
Miss Dolly
1957
Ram Lakshman
1957
Naya Daur as
Dancer in song "Reshmi Salwar Kurta Jali Ka"
1957
Perveen
1957
Sati Pariksha
1956
Amarsinh Rathod as
Singer / Dancer 'Chori Chori Song'
1956
Bajrang Bali
1956
Bandhan
1956
Delhi Durbar
1956
Halaku as
Dancer
1956
Mr. Lambu
1956
Pocket Maar as
Dancer / Singer
1956
Some Where in Delhi as
Courtesan Chand
1956
C.I.D.
1955
Bara-Dari as
Singer (song "Jin Ko Ho Jaan Pyari") (as Minoo)
1955
Ghar Ghar Mein Diwali as
Village dancer (as Minoo)

References

Minoo Mumtaz Wikipedia