Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor passed away in Mumbai's Kokilaben Ambani Hospital on Monday at the age of 79 after suffering from prolonged illness. The death of his demise came as a big shock to all stars of the industry including Amitabh Bachchan. This is known to all that the Big B shared a great camaraderie with legendary actor and in his emotional post he also revealed that Shashi Kapoor used to call him ‘babbua’. Have a look at the popular films of Amitabh and Shashi that will surely take you down the memory lane.
Well, who can forget the iconic dialogue, “Mere paas maa hain.”. It belongs to the film Deewar in which the actor shared the screen space with Amitabh. The fate of the film is known to all as it turned out to be one of the cult films.
It was a multi-starrer film with actors like Amitabh, Smita Patil and Parveen Babi alongside Shashi. The movie had some wonderful tracks and it went on to become a golden jubilee hit.
The movie was filmmaker Yash Chopra’s second directorial venture and featured Amitabh, Raakhee, Waheeda Rehman, Neetu Singh and Rishi Kapoor along with Shashi.
Do Aur Do Paanch
The jodi of Big B and Shashi became very famous and was even considered as a success formula at that time. Thus, both of them appeared in many films together. Do Aur Do Paanch was a Hindi action comedy movie that featured Hema Malini and Parveen Babi in pivotal roles.
The movie was directed buy Yash Chopra and was the fourth collaboration of Big B and Shashi. The film dealt with the subject of Chasnala mining disaster.