Shuhrat Abbosov

Uzbek actor, director, playwright, and producer

Shuhrat Abbosov (sometimes spelled Shukhrat Abbasov in English) (Uzbek: Shuhrat Abbosov / Шуҳрат Аббосов; Russian: Шухрат Абба́сов) (January 16, 1931 – April 25, 2018) was an Uzbek actor, movie director, screenwriter, and movie producer. He was best known for his movie Mahallada duv-duv gap (1960) which is considered to be one of the best Uzbek movies of all time.[1] He was also known for writing the screenplay for the highly-popular 1977 adventure movie Shum bola.

Abbosov died on April 25, 2018, at the age of 87.[2]


  1. ""Ўз миллий анъаналаримизга асосланиб, миллий характерларни яратиш керак"" [We should create characters based on our traditions]. BBC's Uzbek Service (in Uzbek). 19 January 2011. Retrieved 26 February 2012.
  2. On 88 year of life has died the national actor of the USSR Shukrat Abbasov

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