Awards & Winners

Farooq Shaikh

Date of Birth 25-March-1948
Place of Birth Amroli
Nationality India
Also know as Farooq Sheikh, Farouque Shaikh, Farooque Shaikh, Farooque Sheikh, Farouque Sheikh, Faruque Sheikh
Profession Presenter, Actor
Farooq Sheikh or Farooque Sheikh was an Indian actor, philanthropist and a popular television presenter. He was best known for his work in Hindi films from 1977 to 1989 and for his work in television between 1988 and 2002. He returned to acting in films in 2008 and continued to do so until his death on 27 December 2013. His major contribution was in Parallel Cinema or the New Indian Cinema. He had worked with directors like Satyajit Ray, Muzaffar Ali, Hrishikesh Mukherjee and Ketan Mehta. He had acted in many serials and shows on television and performed on stage in famous productions such as Tumhari Amrita, alongside Shabana Azmi, directed by Feroz Abbas Khan, and presented the TV show, Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai. He won the 2010 National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for Lahore. He died on 27 December 2013 following a cardiac arrest.

Awards by Farooq Shaikh

Check all the awards nominated and won by Farooq Shaikh.


Nominations 2011 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Star Guild Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role Lahore


Nominations 2004 »

Award Nominated Nominated Work
Indian Telly Award for Best Anchor/s Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai


Indian Telly Award for Best Anchor/s
Honored for : Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai
ITA Award for Best Anchor
Honored for : Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai


ITA Award for Best Actor - Comedy
Honored for : Ji Mantriji