ISLAMABAD:The 14th death anniversary of renowned film, stage and TV actor Albela was observed on Tuesday.
Born in Gojra, Toba Tek Singh, Albela had a long film career as comedian but he did not achieve great success on the silver screen.
He was more popular as stage actor. His first film was Rishtay released in 1963, PTV news reported.
Albela’s biggest contribution was in the field of theatre. He performed in numerous stage shows and dramas.
He is recognised as one of the actors who transformed theatre, evolving the present commercial theatre.
He also performed in numerous television plays in his career spanning over 50 years.
The comedian was died in Lahore on July 17, 2004.—APP