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Ruby Mayer (Ruby Myers)

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Biography

Pune, Maharashtra, India
She was born Ruby Myers in Pune and was working as a telephone operator when she was approached by Mohan Bhavnani of Kohinoor Films to work in films. Though excited by the offer, she turned him down as acting was regarded as quite a dubious profession for women those days. However Bhavnani persisted with his offer and she finally agreed, despite having no knowledge of acting whatsoever. She became a star under Bhavnani's direction at Kohinoor before moving on to the Imperial Film Company where she became the highest paid movie star in the country. Read more...

Actor

Character: Rani Joda Bai

Anarkali 1953

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Character: Mala's Mother

Nagin 1954

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Character: Girl's College Facilitator

Anari 1959

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Character: Arjuman Banoo's Governess

Taj Mahal 1963

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Character: Angmo's Mother

Haqeeqat 1964

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Character: Rita's Mother

April Fool 1964

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Character: Textile Emporium's Customer

Ishaara 1964

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Character: Mrs. Michelle

Raat Aur Din 1967

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Character: Girl's hostel superintendant

Jhuk Gaya Aasman 1968

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Character: The woman feeding a dog

Mahatma and the Mad Boy 1974

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Character: Nun

Dostana 1980

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Character: Mrs. Perin Soli

Khatta Meetha 1981

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Character: Dean of The Girl College

Neel Kamal 1968

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