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Sonia Gandhi condoles Shashi Kapoor's demise, calls him a brilliant actor

Sonia Gandhi condoles Shashi Kapoor's demise, calls him a brilliant actor

He breathed his last at Kokilaben Hospital in Mumbai. Balbir Raj Kapoor, which was Shashi Kapoor's real name debuted with Dharmputra and went on to give blockbusters such as Deewar, Satyam Shivam Sundaram, Kabhi Kabhie among others.

In the whole of the Kapoor clan, Shashi Kapoor has been the solo hero more times (61 films) and also as a lead protagonist in more Hindi films (116) than his nephews Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor and Rajiv and even more than his brothers Raj Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor and more than his grand-nephews and grand-nieces.

He had been suffering from ailments for the past few years. He was honoured with the Padma Bhushan in 2011 and Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 2015 (for the year 2014).

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The actor had a remarkable bonding with fellow veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan, with whom he worked in around 12 films.

His most memorable roles were in such films as Jab Jab Phool Khile and Kalyug. He had been a renowned theatre personality and performed plays, along with his late wife Jennifer Kendal (sister of actress Felicity Kendal).

Kapoor has been part of several global projects and his contribution to theatre besides Hindi cinema would always be remembered. My condolences to Sanjana, Kunal, Karan and everyone in the family.

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He entered the Bollywood as a child artist in the late 1940s and appeared in Sangram (1950) and Dana Paani (1953).

Having married actor Jennifer Kendal in 1958, Kapoor became part of the Merchant Ivory stable of English-language films set in India, starring opposite Kendal in Bombay Talkie (1970) and Merchant Ivory's 1982 hit Heat and Dust. His death has left generations of Bollywood fans shocked and grieving. Their films included Mohabbat Isko Kahete Hain (1965), Neend Hamari Khwab Tumhare (1966), and Rootha Na Karo (1970).

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Ohio State's victory against previously unbeaten Wisconsin was their third of note as it pertains to the CFP rankings . Wisconsin is 2-2 in Big Ten title game while Ohio State is 1-1, including a 59-0 blowout over the Badgers in 2014.


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