Birth: 17-12-1946, Quetta, British India

Suresh Oberoi is an Indian character actor who is also father of Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi. He was born in Quetta, now Pakistan and is a recipient of 1987 National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor. After Partition of India his parents Anand Sarup Oberoi and Kartar Devi fled to Amritsar and then to Hyderabad.

 

He has made over 135 films in his career in Bollywood.  He has also recited a few couplets in the song Dil Mein Phir Aaj Teri with Anuradha Paudwal for film Yaadon Ka Mausam (1990. In addition to acting and singing, he was also the host of the show Jeena Isi Ka Naam Hai on Zee TV. He also writes romantic and philosophical poetry.