Shashi Kapoor Personal Life, Profile, Biography, Occupation, Eduction, Wedding Photos and images, Children, Business, Unseen Pictures
Shashi Kapoor Date of birth is 18th March, 1938 and his Birth Name is Balbir Raj Prithviraj Kapoor. Shashi Kapoor Place of birth was Calcutta West Bengal, India. Shashi Kapoor Height is 5' 11. Shashi Kapoor Father’s Name is Prithviraj Kapoor and his Mother’s Name is Ramsarni "Rama" Mehra Kapoor. Shashi Kapoor Profession is Actor & Producer (He also been a director) He is the younger Brother of Raj Kapoor & Shammi Kapoor. From 1944 to 1953 he worked in 19 movies as a child Artist. He worked in 161 Hindi movies, 10 English movies. Shashi Kapoor and Jennifer Kendal met in Calcutta in 1956 while working their respective theatre’s groups. In July, 1958. He married with an English Actress named Jennifer Kendal in Bombay in a traditional Indian style. They acted together in many movies in 1978. On 5th November, 1978 they established Prithvi Theatre in Mumbai.
He had a three children named Karan Kapoor, Kunal Kapoor & Sanjana Kapoor. His son Kunal Kapoor worked as Actor & Director and he married with Ramesh Sippy's daughter. Kunal Kapoor moved towards Ads Film direction & established his own Production’s House which is, today, well-known and successful. Karan Kapoor was successful in Modeling & later she settled herself in London and made a carrier in Photography. In 1975 he won the Award for best supporting Actor for Deewaar. In 1979 He also been awarded two Film fare best Movie Awards for his acknowledgement as Producer and star of Junoon and Kalyug in 1981. He acted in 11 Films with Amitabh Bachchan, out of seven became successful. Shashi Kapoor was awarded with the Film fare lifetime Achievement Award in 2010. From 1970 to 1975 he was the highest paid actor who acted in Hindi Films.Pran, Rejesh Khanna, Sanjeey Kumar & Ashok Kumar were Shashi Kapoor’s favorite Actors. In 1984 Shashi Kapoor‘s wife named Junnifer died with Cancer.