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Shashi Kapoor: 11 times he rewrote the rules of romance

Shashi Kapoor gets Dadasaheb Phalke Award.

bollywood Updated: Mar 24, 2015 00:48 IST
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The ever charming Shashi Kapoor has been chosen for the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke Award for 2014. The actor started his acting career as a child artist with Aag in 1948 and went on to become one of the most successful actors of the Hindi film industry. Here is a list of his most memorable films.



Aawara (1951)

Character: Young Raj Kapoor

His latent potential is quite visible in thie still from Aawara.

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The Householder (1963)

Character: Prem Sagar

This was his first English film.

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Waqt (1965)


Character: Vijay

Shashi Kapoor held his fort against stalwarts like Raaj Kumar, Sunil Dutt and Balraj Sahni.

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Jab Jab Phool Khile (1965)

Character: Raja

His role became inspiration for Aamir Khan in Raja Hindustani.

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Deewar (1974)

Character: Ravi Verma

He is still seen as the ideal cop.

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Kabhi Kabhie (1976)

Character: Vijay Khanna

The non-judgemental husband.

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Junoon (1978)

Character: Javed Khan

The rebellious chief.

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Shaan (1980)

Character: Ravi

Remember the stylish guy on bike.

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Kalyug (1981)

Character: Karan

The soft-hearted tycoon.

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Namak Halaal (1982)

Character: Raja

The lady killer.

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New Delhi Times (1983)

Character: Vikas Pande

The ideal journalist.

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