Puneet Issar is an Indian actor who has worked in more than 100 Hindi films along with Punjabi, Telugu and Malayalam language films. He gained popularity after playing Duryodhan in Mahabharat TV Serial. He also directed Garv starring Salman Khan. His top 10 movies are-
- BORDER (1997)
Border is a war drama film based on the 1971 war of India and Pakistan. Puneet Issar played the role of Subedar Ratan Singh, a man of infinite appetite and good humor who joins the infantry of Major Kuldeep Singh Chandpuri. The film depicts the battle where the Indian army holds the ground line while waiting for the morning so that the Air Force can help them secure the border.
- PURANA MANDIR (1984)
A cult film, where the 200 years old devil worshipper Samri gains consciousness due to the indulgence of humans and tries to gain immortality. Anand and his friend Sanjay must kill him to win the fight between good and evil. Puneet Issar played the role of Anand who gets killed by the hands of Samri.
- COOLIE (1983)
Coolie tells the story of Iqbal who is a coolie at the dockyard. He is separated from his mother due to Zafar Khan at a young age. He falls in love with Julie and crosses paths with Zafar when things start to unravel. Puneet Issar played the role of Bob and in a fight scene with Amitabh Bachchan hit him that hard in the stomach that it proved fatal for Amitabh Bachchan.
- GAUTAMA BUDDHA (2007)
The film tells the story of Siddharth Gautama and how he gained the title and status of Lord Buddha. Puneet Issar played the role of Daku Angulimal in the film. The film was a multilingual effort.
- RAM JAANE (1995)
Ram Jaane is the tale of a boy named Ram Jaane who loves Bela and is looking after a house for homeless persons. He is a criminal and enemy of corrupt Inspector Chewte. In a fight against a mafia don, Ram Jaane kills the gangster and is put behind the jail. He avenges this by killing Chewte and decides to make his own gang. Puneet Issar played the role of Inspector Chewte.
- I AM SINGH (2011)
Puneet Issar directed the film and also acted in it in the role of Fateh Singh. The film follows the story of Ranveer Singh who comes to Los Angeles in search of his brother who is killed after 9/11 hate crimes. He is helped by former LAPD officers Fateh Singh and Rijwan Hyder.
- KSHATRIYA (1993)
The film is about the age-old rivalry between two Kshatriya Rajput families in Rajasthan. Maharaja Bhavani Singh and Prithvi Singh are rivals and their upcoming generation also inherits this enmity which is fueled by Ajay Singh, minister of Bhavani Singh. How the rivalry comes to an end forms the plot of the story. Puneet Issar played the role of Shakti Singh, son of Ajay Singh.
- CHANDRA MUKHI (1993)
It is a fantasy tale where Raja Rai gets a ring of apsara Chandra Mukhi which is the passport of heaven for her. Without it she can’t enter heaven, so she comes to the town of Raja where she tries to get the ring. Puneet Issar played the role of Zhola in the film.
- SUPERMAN (1987)
It was the unofficial remake of the Superman of Hollywood and starred Puneet Issar in the role of Shekhar who is also Superman. Superman urf Shekhar loves Sonia.
- TAHKHANA (1986)
Tahkhana follows the search of a treasure secured by a black magician Dhurjan in a fortress. In search of the treasure Vijaya and various others revive Dhurjan who fights with them. Puneet Issar played the role of Anand in the film.