The veteran Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor passed away on December 4, 2017 at the age of 79. The legendary actor had not been keeping well for a very long time.
He was the son of the Mughal-E-Azam actor Prithviraj Kapoor. Shashi Kapoor was honoured with the Padma Bhushan by the Government of India for his contributions to Art-Cinema, in the year 2011. He was also awarded with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2015. This made him the third member of his family to receive the highest award in Indian Cinema.
Shashi Kapoor married Jennifer Kendal at the age of 20 and have three children Karan Kapoor, Kunal Kapoor and Sanjana Kapoor.
Some of his iconic films include the known names like Satyam Shivam Sundaram, Silsila, Namak Halal, New Delhi Times, Kabhi Kabhie and Deewar. The Bollywood film industry has already had many losses this year.
This year had been seen loss of many legendary actors like Vinod Khanna, Reema Lagoo and Om Puri left leaving the film fraternity sad. And now with this loss, the industry is in a state of grief.
Several celebs have been offering their condolences on the social media. Check out the last tributes of the celebs here:
Shashi ji you will always live in our hearts and minds. Your good looks and charming smile are forever imbedded on film and in our hearts. Prayers love and strength to the family