Jameel Fakhri was best known for his all time best TV play Andhera Ujala from the 1980s with his character of Jafar Hussain.
He was seen in many movie in supporting roles, Pakeeza (1979), Lajawab, Yeh Zamana Aur Hay (1981), Teri Meri Ik Marzi (1984), Direct Hawaldar (1985) and Bhabhi Dian Choorian (1986) etc. were some of his famous movies.
Jameel Fakhri was in a state of shock since his eldest son was shot dead in the US, and he died few months after this incident on June 9, 2011 in Lahore. He was born in 1946.