Saeed Jaffrey was born on 8 January 1929 is an Indian-born British actor, who has done numerous British movies. He was born in Malerkotla, Punjab.
He started his career by setting up his theatre company called Unity Theatre, at New Delhi. His early theatrical work included roles in productions of Tennessee Williams, Christopher Fry, Wilde, and Shakespeare.
He is the first Indian to take Shakespearean plays on a tour to the United States. He is also the first Asian to receive British and Canadian Academy Awards nominations. And also the first Indian to receive the Order of the British Empire for his contributions to drama.
He also worked as the Radio Director (1951-1956) for All India Radio.
He is a fine and prominent actor of the industry
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