Shakti Kapoor

Shakti Kapoor (conceived as Sunil Sikanderlal Kapoor on 3 September 1952) is an Indian performing artist who shows up in Bollywood films.

Known for his wretched and comic parts in Hindi movies, he has included in excess of 700 movies all through his vocation. In the

1990s, Kapoor collaborated with performing artist Kader Khan as the amusing or fiendishness pair in more than 100 movies. He was a hopeful in

the Indian reality indicate Bigg Boss.

Early life

Shakti Kapoor was conceived in Delhi, India to a Punjabi family. His dad ran a tailor shop in Connaught Place, New Delhi. After a

long battle, Shakti Kapoor was spotted by genius Sunil Dutt while he was making “Rough” to dispatch his child Sanjay. He

was then given a role as the opponent in the motion picture. In any case, Sunil Dutt felt that his name “Sunil Sikanderlal Kapoor” wouldn’t do equity to

his contemptible spell and subsequently, “Shakti Kapoor” was conceived.

Shakti Kapoor’s depiction of RD earned him applauds and made him a name to be searched out for.


As a struggler in Bollywood, at first Shakti Kapoor did numerous unimportant parts in motion pictures, at the same time paying special mind to a

reasonable part as a main man. The years 1980– 81 set up Shakti Kapoor as a performer in Bollywood with two of his motion pictures

Qurbani and Rocky. In 1983, Kapoor had parts in Himmatwala and the Subhash Ghai coordinated motion picture Hero. Kapoor had played

scalawag parts in both these motion pictures. In the nineties, he frequently broadened to positive comic parts and performed them with square with

finesse.[citation needed] He has been designated for the Filmfare Award in the Best Comedian class and won once, for his

execution as Nandu in David Dhawan’s film, Raja Babu. A portion of his comic parts have been as Inspector Bhinde in Insaaf,

Prasad in Baap Numbri Beta Dus Numbri, Crime Master Gogo in Andaz Apna, Tohfa, as Batuknath in ChaalBaaz and as

Goonga in Bol Radha Bol.

Kapoor has been a reference for mimicry artistes who imitate his style and exchanges, for example, “Aaaooo Lolita” from the film

Tohfa, “Fundamental Nanha sa Chotta sa Bachcha Hoon” from the motion picture Chaalbaaz and “Nandu sabka bandhu, samajhta nahi hai yaar”

from the motion picture Raja Babu. Since 2000, Kapoor is a customary apparatus in Priyadarshan films like Hungama, Hulchul, Chup Ke,

Malamaal Weekly and the Malayalam revamp Bhagam Bhag. He additionally acted in a couple of Bengali movies of Kolkata, Odia film and in

an Assamese element film. In 2011, he was in the unscripted tv indicate Bigg Boss 5 as one of the contenders. He has

showed up in the melodic parody Aasman Se Gire Khajoor Pe Atke[8] with his sister-in-law Padmini Kolhapure. He is likewise the

mark minister of Servokon.

Individual life

Shakti Kapoor is hitched to Shivangi (Padmini Kolhapure’s senior sister) and has two youngsters, a child Siddhanth Kapoor and a

little girl Shraddha Kapoor. He lives in Juhu, Mumbai.


Throwing love seat contention

In March 2005, India TV discharged a video, supposedly demonstrating Shakti Kapoor requesting sexual support from a covert

correspondent acting like a trying performing artist, as an end-result of section into the film business. Where he told the covert columnist “I need to

have intercourse to you….kiss you” According to India TV, this was a sting task to uncover the marvel of throwing sofa

pervasive in Bollywood. This episode started a discussion in Bollywood and Kapoor was restricted by the Film and Television

Makers Guild of India. Relationship of Indian Motion Pictures and TV Program Producers chose not to boycott him as no

affirmations against him were demonstrated. After one week, be that as it may, the Film and Television Producers Guild lifted the boycott.

Kapoor asserted that the video cut being referred to was doctored and he had been encircled. He said that the covert correspondent

met him a few times and undermined to submit suicide in the event that he didn’t go to the inn room she had booked.


1984: Nominated: Filmfare Best Comedian Award – Mawaali

1985: Nominated: Filmfare Best Comedian Award – Tohfa

1995: Filmfare Best Comedian Award – Raja Babu

1995: Nominated: Filmfare Best Comedian Award – Andaz Apna

1997: Nominated: Filmfare Best Comedian Award – Loafer

1998: Nominated: Filmfare Best Comedian Award – Judwaa


Fundamental article: Shakti Kapoor filmography

Bigg Boss

Shakti Kapoor was viewed as a candidate in the well known questionable Indian reality demonstrate Bigg Boss, season 5. He was the

skipper of the house for the initial two weeks yet in the long run got disposed of in the fourth seven day stretch of the show.

Unscripted tv

As challenger

Year Show Place Channel

2011 Bigg Boss 5 13th put

Expelled Day 28


See too

Rundown of Bollywood scoundrels


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Nair, Kalpana (17 July 2015). “Beti Bachao: Shakti Kapoor needs Shraddha wedded in 3 years”. Firstpost. Recovered 24 April


Sharma, Isha (29 June 2015). “5 Reasons Shakti Kapoor Is The Complete Rockstar He Is”. Indiatimes. Recovered 27 May 2016.

“Shakti Kapoor Films”. Bollywood Hungama. Recovered 27 May 2016.

“‘Young ladies called me the sexiest scoundrel'”. Rediff. July 16, 2015. Recovered 24 April 2016.

I don’t put stock in the throwing love seat by any stretch of the imagination,, recovered 17 March 2013

“Best Shakti Kapoor characters”. Recovered 28 July 2012. constrained television commerical-discharged including mr-shakti-kapoor

Ramesh, Randeep (16 March 2005). “Bollywood baddie appeared as throwing love seat miscreant”. The Guardian. Recovered 7 July 2009.

Bhattacharya, Chandrima (15 March 2005). “Throwing love seat isolate runs profound”. The Telegraph. Recovered 7 July 2009.

Prasad, Raekha (16 March 2005). “I’ve been confined, says Bollywood reprobate”. Times Online. Recovered 7 July 2009.

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