Salman Khan remembers Shashi Kapoor and Vinod Khanna, says ‘they are still here between us’

Salman Khan

Salman Khan remembers Shashi Kapoor and Vinod Khanna, says ‘they are still here between us’ Salman Khan is in Delhi for his Da-Bangg tour on Saturday. During the press conference, he spoke about his upcoming film Dabangg 3 and remembered Vinod Khanna who starred in the Dabangg series. Salman Khan admitted that Vinod Khanna has been his lucky charm. Now that he is gearing up for the shoot of Dabangg 3, the third installment of Dabangg series, he remembered the veteran actor and mourned the loss during the press conference of Da-Bangg…

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‘We don’t all look same,’ Twitterati rap BBC for confusing Shashi Kapoor with Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor

Shashi Kapoor

‘We don’t all look same,’ Twitterati rap BBC for confusing Shashi Kapoor with Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor Shashi Kapoor died on December 4 and the news of his death was addressed with shock, sorrow and some major goof-ups. Things cannot get sadder than this. Soon after it was confirmed that veteran actor Shashi Kapoor, 79, passed away, news portals was quick to report the legendary actor’s departure. Considering his popularity had no boundaries, the news of his demise shocked the world and tributes began pouring in. While celebrities shared their sorrow…

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Handsome he was, but there was much more to Shashi Kapoor

Handsome

Handsome he was, but there was much more to Shashi Kapoor Shashi Kapoor did try his hand at a few macho rules, but he for the most part remained the slightly dreamy Prince Charming rather than a swashbuckling pirate figure. “Handsome” was perhaps the most repeated adjective when obituaries to Shashi Kapoorrolled out in media, social and otherwise. And this was to an extent understandable, for the man, during his acting career in India, was mainly known for playing the charming, often vulnerable romantic hero. Shashi did try his hand at a…

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Breaking Veteran Actor Shashi Kapoor Passes Away At 79

Shashi Kapoor

Breaking Veteran Actor Shashi Kapoor Passes Away At 79 The Bollywood film industry has already had many losses this year. Legendary actors like Vinod Khanna, Reema Lagoo and Om Puri left the world this year, leaving the film fraternity sad. And now there is another sad news as another legendary actor has left us. Ranbir Kapoor’s grandfather Shashi Kapoor, one of the most famous members of the Kapoor family, is no more. Shashi Kapoor passed away today on December 4, 2017 at the age of 79. The veteran actor had not been…

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Shashi Kapoor Second to None

Shashi Kapoor

Shashi Kapoor Second to None The films we remember Shashi Kapoor most for are the ones in which he played, with infinite grace and good humour, second fiddle. Shashi Kapoor was not just a successful scion of the First Film Family of Hindi cinema, son of Prithviraj, brother of Raj and Shammi, and indisputably the most handsome of them all. He was also a multi-tasker of a significant order: actor, director, and producer, with a lifelong passion for theatre. He acted in a series of ‘halki-phulki’ song-and-dance festooned hits right through the…

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Amitabh Bachchan on Shashi Kapoor: He fondly addressed me as ‘babbua’

Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan on Shashi Kapoor: He fondly addressed me as ‘babbua’ In his blog, Amitabh Bachchan described a picture of Shashi Kapoor on a film magazine cover just before his Bollywood debut, and admitted that looking at the “terribly handsome” man, he thought he stood no chance in the industry. Iconic is the only word that comes to the mind when one thinks about Yash Chopra’s Deewar and its scene between two of India’s acting legends – Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor – where they wage a war of words and emotions with each other.…

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A Bollywood icon, champion of alternative cinema and theatre doyen, Shashi Kapoor was more than just “Mere paas maa hai”

Bollywood

A Bollywood icon, champion of alternative cinema and theatre doyen, Shashi Kapoor was more than just “Mere paas maa hai” Shashi Kapoor was dashing and classy, in an old-world sort of way. Born into the distinguished Kapoor family, he followed a different path than his famous brothers and father. His commitment to theatre equalled that of his father Prithviraj while his passion for meaningful cinema remains unsurpassed in the Kapoor clan. Dashing and ever so classy, Shashi Kapoorwho passed away on Monday at 79 had the most unique trajectory among the Kapoors.…

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