In the 90s, Bollywood was gifted with a number of villans who earned more name and fame than any Bollywood hero with their powerful performances. Shakti Kapoor is one of them. On Shakti Kapoor’s birthday we are discussing his bollywood journey the one who become the biggest villain in Bollywood by harassing girls in films. Shakti Kapoor turns 67 today. Shakti Kapoor is well known for both his villainous character and his comedy.
Shakti Kapoor has worked with almost all the big actors in his film career. Shakti was recognized by the film ‘Qurbani’. In an interview to BBC, Shakti had said that God gave me a lot. Many veterans were blessed in the film journey. Among them were people like Sunil Dutt, Feroz Khan and Vinod Khanna.
The acting of Shakti Kapoor on screen is as interesting as the story of his becoming an actor. When Shakti Kapoor came into the film industry, his name was Sunil, which was then changed to Karan for some time. Later Sunil Dutt and Nargis changed his name to Shakti. When Shakti Kapoor didn’t had any work, Sunil Dutt used to give him 1500 rupees per month.
Not only this, Shakti stayed at Vinod Khanna’s house for about 5 years. Due to a car accident, Shakti met Feroz Khan and got the film ‘Qurbani’. And it was the same film that gave Shakti the needed recognition. However, he never expected his dialogue AAU LOLITA what he said in the film tofa will be remembered for centuries. When the film released, this dialogue was seen and heard by the Youngsters and they started speaking it in college. Due to this, some students had even gone to jail.
Even though Shakti Kapoor is missing from the big screen now, he has been a part of many hits in his career. Shakti Kapoor is married to Shivangi Kolhapuri, the elder sister of actress Padmini Kolhapuri. The two married in the year 1982 and have two children Siddhant Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor. Daughter Shraddha Kapoor herself is also a well-known actress.