Where did Shashi Kapoor meet his wife for the first time?

Veteran Bollywood Actor Shashi Kapoor Passed Away On Monday. Besides being an actor par excellence, he was also a dedicated husband and father.

 

His love story with Jennifer is worth reminiscing! Here's how it all began: 

It was 1956 when an 18-year-old Shashi Kapoor, as a member of the Prithvi Theatre company had a chance meeting with Jennifer Kendal in Calcutta. Jennifer was playing Miranda in 'The Tempest' as part of her father Geoffrey's Shakespeareana production.

By July 1958, Shashi Kapoor and Jennifer Kendal had got married after facing opposition from Jennifer's family. They went on to have three children - Kunal Kapoor, Karan Kapoor and Sanjana Kapoor. They also starred is several Merchant Ivory Productions.  

 

Here are some lovely pictures of them together: