A day earlier than Shammi Kapoor’s loss of life anniversary, Rishi Kapoor took a visit down the reminiscence lane and dug out a nostalgia-dipper photograph of the legend, who was additionally referred to as as India’s Elvis Presley by his followers. Veteran actor Shammi Kapoor handed away within the yr 2011 resulting from continual renal failure in Mumbai. Sharing the throwback image, which seems to be a nonetheless from the monitor Chahe Koi Mujhe Junglee Kahe from Shammi Kapoor’s 1961 movie Junglee, Rishi Kapoor wrote: “Remembering Shammi Kapoor. Left us on August 14, 2011. Never a star like him.” Rishi Kapoor is the son of Shammi Kapoor’s elder brother Raj Kapoor.
Shammi Kapoor featured in over 70 motion pictures and was greatest identified for his roles in movies reminiscent of Brahmachari, Vidhata, An Night In Paris, China City, Rockstar, Budtameez, Sachaai, Laat Saheb, Tumse Achha Kaun Hai and Prince amongst others. He received the Filmfare award for Finest Actor for Brahmachari in 1969 and Filmfare Award for Finest Supporting Actor for Vidhaata in 1982.
Now, take a look at Rishi Kapoor’s put up for Shammi Kapoor:
Remembering Shammi Kapoor. Left us 14th August 2011. By no means a star like him! pic.twitter.com/PMKV0fe3i8
— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) August 13, 2019
Shammi Kapoor was the second son of actor Prithviraj Kapoor and Ramsharni Kapoor. His brothers had been late actors Raj Kapoor (father of Randhir Kapoor, Ritu Kapoor Nanda, Rishi Kapoor, Rima Kapoor and Rajiv Kapoor) and Shashi Kapoor (father of Kunal, Karan and Sanjana Kapoor).
Rishi Kapoor, who left for New York in September final yr for most cancers therapy, is predicted to return to India quickly. The actor was final seen in 2018 movie Rajma Chawal.
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