One of the most respected actors of Bollywood and Amitabh Bachchan’s dear friend Sashi Kapoor has passed away on December 04th 2017. The whole Hindi Film Industry mourned at the loss as they attended the funeral today in Mumbai. In remembrance of this legendary actor, let us know a little about his life and his achievements.
Sashi Kapoor who was born in the Kapoor family was blessed with good looks along with the advantage of being a Kapoor. The man, though did not solely depend on them, but worked hard and established himself as one of the greatest actors of all time in the Bollywood Film Industry. Sashi Kapoor worked in a myriad of Bollywood as well as Hollywood films not only as a lead actor but also in supporting roles.
Sashi Kapoor gave the Bollywood many hit films like Deewar, Junoon, Kalyug, Trishul, Suhaag, Namak Halal, Silsila, Shaan, etc. Many of his films which he shared the screen space with Amitabh Bachchan were Superhits too of which Namak Halal, Do Aur Do Paanch, Kaala Patthar, etc., are mention worthy. The actor also acted in a couple of British and American films mostly under the productions of Merchant Ivory, like The Householder, Bombay Talkie, Heat and Dust, The Deceivers etc.,
Sashi Kapoor has received many National awards and awards from various Film fraternities for his roles and his contribution to the Indian Cinema. He is survived by his two sons Karan and Kunal Kapoor and his daughter Sanjana Kapoor.