Kamran Shah (Art Malik)
Character: Kamran Shah
Actor: Art Malik
Movie: The Living Daylights
Appearence: Thick black hair, black beard, dark eyes , olive complexion
007 found an unusual ally in the middle of an Afghan air base
when he ran into Kamran Shah. The leader of an unruly group of
rebels, Shah aids Bond in his quest to stop Brad Whittaker playing
off between the British and Russian secret services in order to
hide his money-making drug deals.
Most memorable quote:
Shah: "We had a little trouble at the airport"
Shah was the courageous leader of the Mujahedeen rebels, a large
group of freedom fighters against the Soviet occupation of Afghanistan.
Bond first encountered Kamran Shah, when he was thrown in a Soviet
jail, along with Shah in the next cell, posing as an ignorant
peasant. When Bond freed himself with the aid of his key chain/gas
dispenser, he threw Shah the keys, after which the two formed
After being taken to the rebels headquarters, Bond discovered
the Shah was in fact a highly educated man, and Bond convinced
him to help prevent Koskov's opium shipment. The Mujahedeen rebels
aided in the mission by attacking the air force base allowing
Bond to fly off with the plane and dump the opium.