New Delhi: Veteran actor Shakti Kapoor turns 70th today. He has worked in many super hit films in his entire career. Shakti was born in a Punjabi family and his real name is Sunil Sikander Kapoor. He made his Bollywood debut with Do Jasoos (1975) and got recognition with Sanjay Dutt’s debut film Rocky.
On his birthday, let’s recall his top comic avatars of the actor in which he nailed it.
1. Crime Master Gogo in Andaz Apna Apna (1994)
In this film, Shakti Kapoor portrayed the role of crime master Gogo who is dressed like superman. Helmed by Raj Kumar Santoshi. The film also stars Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon, Karishma Kapoor, and Paresh Rawal.
2. Nandu in Raja Babu (1994)
The film is full of entertainment filled with good performances, superb music and full-on comedy. This Bollywood movie is directed by David Dhawan and stars Govinda, Karishma Kapoor, Shakti Kapoor, Kadar Khan, Aruna Irani and Prem Chopra.
3. Chuttiya in Gunda (1998)
Gunda portrays a series of revenge plays, directed by Kanti Shah. The film star cast includes Mithun Chakraborty, Mukesh Rishi and Shakti Kapoor.
4. Kachra Sethi in Hungama (2003)
The film stars Paresh Rawal, Aftab Shivdasani, Akshay Khanna, Rimi Sen and Shakti Kapoor. Helmed by Priyadarshan. The film showcases confusion, commotion and false identities to create a humorous situation.
5. Rangeela in Judwaa (1997)
David Dhawan’s Judwaa is a Bollywood action comedy. The film portrays Salman Khan in a double role as alienated twins. In this film, Shakti is playing the role of Rangeela who plots a robbery in prison.