Big Screen Dads: Our 10 Favorite Movie Dads
Mr. Bharma, played by Anupam Kher, in Bend It Like Beckham
Mr. Bharmra used to love playing cricket, but these days he doesn’t want his daughter, Jess, to suffer the same racism and disappointment on the field that he did. In his pain he grew strict, and now he’s doing everything he can to keep Jess from doing what she loves. But like any great daddy, he eventually sees Jess’ true talent, learns to let go, and even allows her to take a scholarship at Santa Clara U. in California.
Daddy Type: The Open-Minded.