Bollywood’s veteran actor, Shashi Kapoor, passed away at 79 years of age at the Kokilaben Hospital of Mumbai on Monday.
As per sources, Shashi Kapoor died after combating an ailment since a long time. He had started his career with a play named ‘Shakuntala’ that was performed at the Prithvi theatre.
The actor was born on March 18, 1938 and acted in more than 150 movies in his entire film career. He debuted in Bollywood with ‘Dharmputra’ that was directed by Yash Chopra.
Shashi Kapoor’s super hit films include Deewar, Satyam Shivam Sundaram, Suhag, Namak Halaal, Trishul, Fakira, Hasina Maan Jayegi, Chor Machaye Shor, Kala Patthar, Kranti and Mukti.
The actor had been honoured with the Filmfare award in 2010, Padma Bhushan in 2011 and the Dada Saheb Phalke award in 2014.
Lets remember the evergreen actor with a few of his best movies!
1. Chor Machaye Shor (1974)
2. Deewaar (1975)
3. Fakira (1976)
4. Mukti (1977)
5. Trishul (1978)
6. Suhag (1978)
7. Kala Patthar (1979)
8. Kranti (1981)
9. Namak Halal (1982)
10. Hasina Maan Jayegi (1999)