Shashi Kapoor (Biography) – Shashi Kapoor was born on 18 March 1938 in Calcutta, India, he acted in many films cinema (Bollywood), was also a superstar hero of his time Shashi Kapoor, died on 4 December 2017 due to liver cirrhosis and kidney failure. (Shashi Kapoor Age, Net Worth, Wife, Family, Children, Biography & More)
Shashi Kapoor’s family – His father’s name was Prithvi Raj Kapoor who was a famous actor, filmmaker and actor, mother’s name was Ramsarani Mehra Kapoor, famous actors Raj Kapoor and Sammi Kapoor were his brothers, Urmila Sial Kapoor is his sister, in 1958 he married Jennifer Kendal, Karan Kapoor and Kunal Kapoor are his sons. Sanjana Kapoor is his daughter, his wife died in the year 1984.
Shashi Kapoor Biography
- Real Name Balbir Prithviraj Kapoor
- Nickname – Taxi
- Profession – Actor and Filmmaker
- He was born on 18 March 1938 in Kolkata, India.
- Death – 4 December 2017
- Cause of death – Liver cirrhosis and kidney failure
- Age at the time of death – 79 years
- Place of death: Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Mumbai
- Place of Residence – Mumbai (A Bungalow in Juhu, Mumbai)
- Total Assets – Approximately – 500 crores
- Shashi Kapoor Height – 175 Cm
Shashi Kapoor Career – (Film Journey)
Shashi Kapoor first acted as a child actor in the film Aag in the year 1948, in the year 1961 he acted as an actor for the first time in the film Dharmputra, after many years he played the role of director in the film Ajooba (1991), before this he also worked as a producer in the film Junoon (1978). His first tv show was Gulliver’s Travels (1996, British/American TV series).
Shashi Kapoor Movies
Satyam Shivam Sundaram
Aa Gale Lag Jaa
Chor Machaye Shor
Do aur Do Paanch
Heat and Dust
Roti Kapada aur Makaan
Shashi Kapoor Education –
Shashi Kapoor was educated at Don Bosco High School, Mumbai, it is said that he left his education during school days, and came to the world of cinema.
Awards and Honors –
- In the year 2015, Shashi Kapoor received the Dadasaheb Phalke Award.
- Prior to this, he received many Filmfare Awards and National Film Award for Best Feature Film .
- In the year 1976, he received the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for the first time for the film Deewar.
Some Lesser Known Facts About Shashi Kapoor
- Shashi Kapoor was considered to be the superstar hero of his time.
- His entire family belongs to the film world.
- Since childhood, he stepped into the world of acting.
- He started his career with the film Dharmputra.
- The wall had the famous dialogue “I have a mother” which was quite popular.
- He acted in many superhit films in his life.
- Shashi Kapoor was a very famous actor.