Veteran actor Shashi Kapoor was one of the most precious gems of the Hindi cinema. He had that ability to charm everybody with his slanted smile and sparkling eyes. He was one of the most wonderful and powerful actors of the industry. The actor died last year leaving behind a rich legacy. He worked with some of the renowned stars of the industry and on his birthday, have a look at some of his memorable films.
Along with Shashi, the movie also featured megastar Amitabh Bachchan. The movie had some wonderful dialogues. The charming actor won Filmfare Award for the Best Supporting Actor for his performance.
Shashi perfectly played the role of cynical millionaire. The movie had a strong star cast and it was loved by the audiences.
The 1981 film was said to be the modern representation of Hindu epic, Mahabharata. The actor was as usual phenomenal in the film and he was praised for his performance.
The movie was honoured with three National Film awards and six Filmfare awards. It was based on Ruskin Bond’s A Flight of Pigeons.
With his charming persona, Shashi resembles the man that every Indian girl sees in her dreams. He played the role of an army officer who fell for a girl, only to be married off to her twin sister.