Actor Vijay Amritraj was widely known for his presence on the silver screen. Amritraj kickstarted his acting career in various films such as the Ali MacGraw dramatic sports film "Players" (1979), the Roger Moore action movie "Octopussy" (1983) and the Sho Kosugi adventure "9 Deaths of the Ninja" (1985). He continued to work steadily in film throughout the eighties, appearing in the William Shatner smash hit action flick "Star Trek IV" (1986). His work around this time also included a part on the TV movie "The Last Precinct" (NBC, 1985-86). He shifted from film to television work through the eighties and the nineties, appearing on "What a Country!" (1986-87), "Walker, Texas Ranger" (CBS, 1992-2001) and "Phenom" (ABC, 1993-94). Most recently, Amritraj produced the musical "Love You Hamesha" (2001) with Rishma Malik.