Shashi Kapoor Age, Wife, Son, Family, Dead case, Biography & More. Shashi Kapoor was an Indian film actor and producer. He is one of the Most Popular Highest-paid Actors of India. He was a member of The Kapoor Family. Kapoor acted in 168 films which include a large number of Hindi films. Shashi Kapoor was born on 18 March 1938 And His age 79 Years Old (as in 2017). His Full Name Is Balbir Prithviraj Kapoor and Nickname Is Shashi Kapoor. He Mainly works in Hindi, Tamil And English Film Industry. Shashi was also a film director and assistant director in the Hindi film industry. Kapoor was the third and youngest son of Prithviraj Kapoor, the younger brother of Raj Kapoor.
He was made his on-screen debut with the Film Aag (1948, as a child artist). Shashi Kapoor made his debut as a leading man in the 1961 film Dharmputra. He Has acted Many blockbuster Hit And successful Movies Such as The Wall (1975), New Delhi Times (1986), Junoon (1979), Jab Jab Phool Khile (1965), Satyam Shivam Sundaram: Love Sublime (1978), Kalyug (1981), Trident (1978), Suhaag (1979), The Pride (1980), Dharmputra (1961) Etc.
Kapoor has been received Many Awards From Indian Film Industry. Kapoor was honored with the Padma Bhushan by the Government of India for his contributions to Art-Cinema in 2011. Shashi was the third member of his family to receive the highest award in Indian Film industry after Prithviraj Kapoor and Raj Kapoor. in 1979 National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi (as Producer) for Junoon (1978). He has also Received Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for Deewaar (1975) in 1976. Shashi was the win The National Film Award Special Jury Award and Special Mention (Feature Film) for Muhafiz (1993) in 1994.
Shashi Kapoor Mainly acted in Bollywood Film Industry and some Bengali and English Film. He is a commercial And successful Actor And Film Producer of Bollywood. He also worked opposite actresses Hema Malini, Parveen Babi, and Moushumi Chatterjee in many films. He was also known internationally for starring in British and American films, notably Merchant Ivory. Shashi Kapoor Net Worth $80 million and His Salary 2-3 Crore Rupees Per Film. He Did not attend School His Educational Qualification is School Dropout.
Shashi was born on 18 March 1938 into a Kapoor Family in Calcutta, Bengal Presidency, British India and (present-day Kolkata, West Bengal, India). He is the son of Indian Popular actor Prithviraj Kapoor and Ramsarni Mehra Kapoor. He had Two Brothers Their name is Raj Kapoor and Shammi Kapoor (both of Elder). He had Three Sisters name Urmila Sial Kapoor and Nandi Kapoor (Died:1931) and Devi Kapoor (Died: 1931). he is Hinduism by Religion and His Nationality by Indian.
in 1956 He met English actress Jennifer Kendal in Calcutta. while both were working for their respective theatre groups. After their subsequent meeting, the couple fell in love and Finally, they got married in July 1958. The couple had Three children including Kunal Kapoor, Karan Kapoor, and Sanjana Kapoor. He has a Daughter name is Sanjana Kapoor is an (Entrepreneur). on December 4, 2017, Kapoor was admitted at the Kokilaben Hospital, Versova, Mumbai for a chest infection. where he died due to liver cirrhosis at the age of 79 at 5.20 pm and His wife Jennifer died of cancer in 1984.
Shashi was born on 18 March 1938 in Kolkata, West Bengal, India. Shashi Height in feet 5’ 9” inches And centimeters 175 cm/ 1.75m. Kapoor Weight in kilograms 85 kg And pounds 187 lbs. His Chest size 42 Inches, Waist 33 Inches and Biceps size 15 Inches. He has White Color Hair and Dark Brown Color Eye.
Shashi Kapoor’s most popular other successful movies include Haseena Maan Jayegi (1968) and Ek Shriman Ek Shrimati (1969), both with Babita, Kanyadan (1968) and Pyar Ka Mausam (1969) Abhinetri (1970), Aap Beati (1976) and Maan Gaye Ustaad (1981), Kali Ghata (1980), Kalyug (1981), Vijeta (1982) and Pyaar Ki Jeet (1987), Trishul (1978), Neeyat (1980), Aandhi Toofan (1985), Naina (1973), Phaansi (1978), Salaakhen (1975), Fakira (1976), and Junoon (1978). He also worked with Rajesh Khanna in Prem Kahani (1975) Etc.
Some Unknown fact about Shashi Kapoor
- Kapoor Do Like Smoking?: No,
- he Does Like drink alcohol?: Yes
- in his childhood Shashi Kapoor acted in plays, directed and produced by his father Prithviraj Kapoor.
- He starts his acting career in 1961 with the Film Dharmputra.
- From 1970-1975, he, along with Dev Anand tied as the 2nd highest paid actor after Rajesh Khanna.
- In 2011 he was honored Padma Bhushan by the Government of India.
- Kapoor and fellow actor Sridevi who died on February 24, 2018, were honored in memoriam at 90th Academy Awards ceremony.
- he also worked in English language films, which include The Householder and Shakespeare-Wallah.
- In 1978, he set up his production house, Film Valas.
- He regarded Nanda, Pran, Dharmendra, Dev Anand, Ismail Merchant, Rajesh Khanna, Amitabh Bachchan, and Sanjeev Kumar as his closest friends from the industry since the beginning of his career.
- in 2010, Shashi Kapoor received the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.