He was born on 8 January 1929. He is a British cum Indian actor. He is known for his role in the film 'Judaai'. He has appeared in many British films. Some of his work includes: The Man Who Would Be King (1975), Shatranj Ke Khiladi (The Chess Players) (1977), and Gandhi (1982), A Passage to India (1965 BBC version and 1984 film), The Far Pavilions (1984), and My Beautiful Laundrette (1985). He has also appeared in many Bollywood films in the 1980s and 1990s. For 10/2/2014 Nights (1985–1987) and Little Napoleons (1994).He was born in Punjab. He attended Minto Circle, S.T High School, and Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). He also attended Wynberg Allen School, St. George's College, Mussoorie and Allahabad University. He started his own theatre group known as 'Unity theatre'. He is the first to have received the Canadian and British nominations and awards too. He was married to Madhur Jaffrey, but later got divorced. He has three daughters: Mira, Zia and Sakeena. Check out this page for more updates on Saeed Jaffrey.