Magazine article Screen International

Bollywood Icon Shashi Kapoor Dies at 79

Magazine article Screen International

Bollywood Icon Shashi Kapoor Dies at 79

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Deewar star had more than 100 Hindi film credits.

Shashi Kapoor, the celebrated Indian film actor and producer, has died at the age of 79.

Kapoor’s nephew Randhir Kapoor confirmed to the Press Trust of India that the Bollywood star had been admitted to a hospital in Mumbai and that he had passed away on Monday, December 4.

Kapoor was a member of the Kapoor family dynasty of Hollywood actors and producers, which also includes his brothers, the late actors Shammi Kapoor and Raj Kapoor.

Shashi Kapoor In Jab Jab Phool Khile

Born in Kolkata (then Calcutta), Eastern India, Shashi Kapoor began his film career in the 1960s as an assistant director. …

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