30 interesting facts about Shakti Kapoor


Shakti Kapoor’s real name is Sunil Sikanderlal Kapoor. He was born on September 3, 1952.


He found his name ‘Sunil’ weak, which he changed to “Shakti.”


Shakti Kapoor studied at Kirori Mal College, Delhi University. Apart from this, learned the nuances of acting from FTII.


Shakti Kapoor was born in a Punjabi family in Delhi. His father had a tailoring shop at Connaught Place.


Shakti Kapoor once took his parents to see his film “Insaniyat Ke Dushman.” In the film, he’s seen raping. Seeing this, his mother got furious and left the theater and went home. The father reprimanded you, saying that you only molest girls. Do a good job. Work with an actress like Hema Malini.


Shakti was fond of sports cars and used to spend a lot of money on car expenses. Jeetendra, with whom Shakti has done several films, advises Shakti not to waste money. If you buy property, the future will prove to be good. Shakti followed the advice. He has three grand bungalows in Mumbai and one in Delhi.


Mithun Chakraborty is very much respected by Shakti Kapoor. He takes all the important advice from Gemini. Shakti says that even if Mithun slaps them, they will not get angry.


Shakti Kapoor’s wife, Shivangi Kolhapure, is the sister of film actress Padmini Kolhapure in a relationship. Shivangi was doing the film “Kismat,” which also featured Shakti. Shakti gave her heart to Shivangi. By roaming in his sports car, he won Shivangi’s heart and later got married.


During Satte Pe Satta, Shakti realized that he could do comedy too. So he later played many comic roles. He also became a villain in a comic style.


Shakti played many memorable roles. like Inspector Bhinde in Insaaf, Crime Master Gogo in Andaz Apna Apna, Nandu of Raja Babu, Tohfa’s character, etc.

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Shakti’s dialogue, ‘Aaw… Lalita’ speech in the gift was well-liked. He copied this line. Tohfa was a remake of the Telugu film “Devata,” and Mohan Babu speaks in this style.


Shakti Kapoor has been the artist of choice for the common man. He has done films keeping the same audience in mind. Most of the critics did not like Shakti’s performance. According to him, Shakti acts loudly.


More than 100 songs have been filmed on Shakti Kapoor. Since he looked like a young hero, many songs were filmed on him with Sanjay Dutt, Mithun, and Govinda. In Rocky, he appeared in a dance competition with Sanjay Dutt.


Seeing Shakti dance so much, Amjad Khan named her Disco Queen.


It is about the time when Salman was young and Shakti Kapoor used to go to his house. There used to be a time of drinking and drinking with Salim Khan. After coming to Suroor, Shakti used to dance with the three Khan Brothers (Salman, Arbaaz, and Sohail). Salman has not forgotten this thing to date.


Her pairing with Kader Khan became very popular. Together, they made about a hundred films. The audience used to get excited seeing both of them together. Such was their popularity that they were also given a place along with the hero and heroine in the posters. In many films, both got more money than the heroine.


According to Shakti, Kader Khan is his mentor, and he learned a lot from Kader.


David Dhawan is very fond of Shakti Kapoor. David has cast her in 18 of his films.


Shakti did the maximum number of films with Mithun, Govinda, and Jeetendra.


Despite playing so many films and roles, he got the Filmfare Award only for Raja Babu.


There was a time when Shakti Kapoor was seen in every film. They came to be called potatoes, which if you put them in the vegetable (film) then the fun increases.


Shakti Kapoor was so addicted to alcohol that when the shooting was over, he did not even wait to reach home or a hotel, and used to open the bottle in the car itself.


Daughter Shraddha Kapoor got very upset due to this habit of Shakti. Shraddha believed that her father preferred to drink alcohol rather than spend time with the family. That’s why Shakti took part in the reality show Bigg Boss—to show that he can live without alcohol. He was a part of the show for almost four weeks and did not even touch alcohol.


He was the only male among the 13 contestants when he joined the Bigg Boss show. People had a lot of fun with this.

Contrary to his image, Shakti Kapoor appeared in the show as a family man, and this improved his image.


He also romanced the heroine in many films.

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In 2005, Shakti Kapoor was trapped in a sting operation. A journalist meets her as a rising actress, and Shakti talks rudely to her. According to Shakti, this was a conspiracy to increase the TRP of the channel.


As part of the sting operation, Shakti was banned by the Film and Television Producers Guild of India. This ban remained for only a week.


The Association of Indian Motion Pictures and TV Program Producers announced no ban on Shakti Kapoor as none of the charges against him were proved.


Shakti Kapoor has two children. Shraddha Kapoor and her brother Siddharth Kapoor’s father, Shakti Kapoor, are making a splash in Bollywood.


Seeing the interest of Shakti Kapoor’s son Siddhant in acting, he sent him to New York to learn the craft. taught direction in London. After this, Shakti Kapoor got Siddhant trained by director Priyadarshan as his assistant.

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