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In pics: Dev Anand's family tree

September 25, 2012, 7:05 pm
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Dharam Dev Pishorimal Anand, better known as Dev Anand was born on September 26, 1923.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Dev Anand's father Pishori Lal Anand was an advocate. Dev Anand was born in Gurdaspur of undivided Punjab. He did his graduation in English Literature from Government College, Lahore in British India.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Actor, producer and director Dev Anand worked in more than 100 films in his career of almost 65 years.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Dev Anand was in a relationship with Bollywood actress Suraiya. They worked in many films together and during a film shoot he saved her from drowning. As she was Muslim and Anand was Hindu, her family didn't agree for their wedding.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In 1954, during the shooting of 'Taxi Driver', Dev Anand secretly tied the knot with his co-actor Kalpana Kartik (Mona Singh).
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Dev Anand became a father when Kalpana gave birth to Suneil Anand in 1956.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • The couple also has a daughter named Devina (in black overcoat). After the birth of her daughter, Kalpana decided to quit films and concentrate on her family.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Dev Anand died of cardiac arrest on December 3, 2011 at a London hotel. He was 88 year old.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Dev Anand's son Suniel has a degree in Business Administration. He also tried his luck in Bollywood with films like 'Anand Aur Anand', 'Main Tere Liye' and 'Master'.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Now, Suniel Anand wants to make a film under his father's production banner Navketan Films. The film will be called 'Vagator Mixer'.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Dev Anand's elder brother Manmohan Anand was an advocate. His other two brothers Chetan Anand and Vijay Anand were also associated with Bollywood like him.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Navketan Films was founded in 1949 by Dev Anand and his elder brother Chetan. Director, producer and screenwriter Chetan is known for films like 'Neecha Nagar', 'Funtoosh', 'Kala Bazar' and others. He was married to actress Uma Anand.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Chetan Anand passed away in 1997. He has two sons Ketan Anand (in this picture) and Vivek Anand.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Dev Anand's younger brother Vijay Anand was an actor and filmmaker as well. He made most of the film for his production banner Navketan Films.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Vijay Anand was married to Sushma Anand and the couple has a son named Vaibhav Anand.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • Acclaimed filmmaker Shekhar Kapur is Dev Anand's younger sister Sheela Kanta Kapur's son.
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree
  • In pics: Dev Anand's family tree