Amjad Khan is counted as one of the most dangerous villains in the film industry. He played a villain's role in several films, but the role for which he went to heights was Gabbar's role in the film 'Sholay'. In his debut film, he played a brilliant role. But Amjad Khan remained in the shadow of his character. After this role, he could never let such a role to make his audience uncomfortable. We are telling you today on the death anniversary of Amjad Khan, some stories related to his life.
The most popular film of Amjad was Sholay. Gabbar's character in Sholay gave him special recognition all over the world. But few would know that before Amjad, the role was made to Danny Denjongpa. However, after failing to make it, Amjad Khan was cast, and the legendary actor Big B, who played Jai's role, was Gabbar's favourite role. He wanted the role. But he didn't get the role and finally the role was done by Amjad Khan.
Also, let you know that Amjad's family has a long-standing relationship with films and few people know that Amjad's father Jayant (Zakaria Khan) has also played a villain's role in films. However, Amjad Khan's eldest son Shadab Khan could not show his father's magic, and most of his films were flops. Shadab Khan did the film Raja Ki Aa Gayi Barat in Bollywood. While Amjad Khan's second son Seemab Khan also inherited acting and assisted Sajid Khan in 'Himmatwala' and 'Houseful 2', he could not continue to work in films.