Jackie Shroff

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Jackie Shroff
Jackie Shroff at the GQ Best Dressed Awards 2017 (10).jpg
Jackie Shroff at the GQ Best Dressed Awards event in 2017
Born (1957-02-01) 1 February 1957 (age 62)
OccupationActor, model, producee
Years active1978–present
Spouse(s)Ayesha Dutt (1987 – present)
Children2

Jai Krishan Kakubhai Shroff (screen name: Jackie Shroff) is an Indian actor. He has been working for four decades (about 40 years) in the Bollywood film industry. He has appeared in about 220 films in various Indian languages, including Hindi, Marathi, Oriya, Tamil, Malayalam, Punjabi, Kannada, Bengali, Konkani and Bhojpuri.

Film[change | change source]

In 1983, Shroff made his acting debut in Dev Anand's movie Swami Dada.[1]In 1983, Subhash Ghai gave him a lead (main) role in the movie "Hero," which was a success and brought Shroff to the public's attention.

After Hero, he did several films, amongst which were Andar Baahar. Jaanoo and Yudh were successful. In 1986 he did Karma which became the highest-grossing(earning) film of 1986.

Awards[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Jackie Shroff profile". Jackieshroff.in. Retrieved 29 August 2015.
  2. 2014 GQ Men Of The Year Awards: Winners

Other websites[change | change source]

Jackie Shroff on IMDb