He started off his career as a child artist. He acted in plays, directed and produced by his father Prithviraj Kapoor and later on, made a debut as a child actor in the late 1940s under the name of Shashiraj.

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On veteran Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor’s 80th birth anniversary, here are some pictures of the legend with his wife Jennifer Kendal, daughter Sanjana Kapoor, and sons Kunal and Karan, along with other family members, that fans will love to see and remember him by.

An actor who personified charm and enticed the audience with his varied performances on the silver screen, Shashi Kapoor was an actor par excellence. The Indian film industry lost one of its gems at the age of 79 in 2017 but he is a personality whose filmography will keep him alive in our memories, forever.