Happy Birthday Shashi Kapoor
Shashi Kapoor, the debonair, legendary poster boy of Bollywood turns 75 today. The actor, director, producer was born to legendary filmmaker Prithviraj Kapoor and Ramsarni Mehra on 18 March 1938 in Calcutta. He is younger brother to Raj Kapoor and Shammi Kapoor.
He began his career with 1948 film ‘Aag’ playing the younger Raj Kapoor. He made his debut as leading man in Yash Chopra’s Dharam Putra in the year 1961. In a career spanning several decades he acted in a roster of commercially successful films.
He has won numerous awards and was awarded Padma Bhusan by Govt of India in 2011.
Though he has several wonderful movies to his credit but his iconic dialogue from 1975 cult movie ‘Deevar’ continues to revered and immortalised.
Here wishing the veteran actor Shashi Kapoor a very Happy Birthday!!!