Shakti Kapoor

  • Birthday: 03. September 1958
  • Birthplace: Delhi, India
  • Awards: 1995: Filmfare Best Comedian Award – Raja Babu

Biography

Sunil Sikanderlal Kapoor (Hindi: सुनील सिकन्दरलाल कपूर; born 3 September 1958) is an Indian Bollywood actor. He is known as one of the leading villains in Bollywood movies for more than three decades. He has also been applauded for playing comic roles in several movies. Through the eighties and nineties, Kapoor teamed up with another senior actor Kader Khan as the comical or evil duo in over 100 films. Kapoor is one of the few Bollywood actors who played the stereotype Bollywood negative roles and negative characters with a comic touch with equal finesse.

Shakti Kapoor was born Sunil Kapoor in Delhi, India to a Punjabi family. He grew up in New Delhi and he did his graduation from Kirori Mal College, Delhi University. His father ran a tailor shop in Connaught Place, New Delhi. When leading actor / director Sunil Dutt offered him the role of a villain in the movie Rocky, he thought the name 'Sunil Kapoor' was too weak for a villain, so he renamed him as 'Shakti Kapoor'.


Movies

1979 - Jaani Dushman
Aag Aur Chingari
1987 - Aag Hi Aag
1989 - Aag Ka Gola
Aage Ki Soch
Aage Ki Soch
1985 - Aaj Ka Daur
1994 - Aatish: Feel the Fire
1992 - Adharm
1990 - Agneepath - 1990
1984 - Akalmand
1977 - Alibaba Marjinaa
1990 - Amiri Garibi
1994 - Andaz
1994 - Andaz Apna Apna
1986 - Angaaray
1993 - Aulad Ke Dushman
1985 - Baadal
1990 - Baaghi -1990
1990 - Baap Numbri Beta Dus Numbri
1986 - Baat Ban Jaye
1982 - Badle Ki Aag
1985 - Balidaan
1992 - Basanti Tangewali
Bees Saal Baad
1985 - Bhago Bhut Aaya
1992 - Bol Radha Bol
1989 - ChaalBaaz
1988 - Charnon Ki Saugandh
1994 - Chauraha
1988 - Commando
1993 - Dalaal
1987 - Dance Dance
1988 - Dariya Dil
1978 - Darwaza
1985 - Dekha Pyar Tumhara
1981 - Dhanwan
1991 - Dharam Sankat
1993 - Dil Tera Aashiq
1993 - Divya Shakti
1985 - Do Dilon Ki Dastaan
1991 - Do Matwale
1988 - Do Waqt Ki Roti
1986 - Dosti Dushmani
1992 - Geet - 1992
1985 - Geraftaar
1992 - Ghar Jamai
1986 - Ghar Sansar
1990 - Gunahon Ka Devta - 1990
1984 - Haisiyat
1988 - Halaal Ki Kamai
1987 - Hifazat
1987 - Himmat Aur Mehanat
Hiraasat
1992 - Honeymoon
1985 - Hoshiyar
Hum Intezaar Karenge
1987 - Insaaf
1992 - Insaaf Ki Devi
Insaaf Main Karoonga
1987 - Insaf Ki Pukar
1993 - Insaniyat Ke Devta
Insaniyat Ke Dushman
1988 - Inteqam
Isi Ka Naam Zindagi
1991 - Izzat
1990 - Izzatdaar
1979 - Jaani Dushman - 1979
1989 - Jaisi Karni Waisi Bharnii
1990 - Jamai Raja
1986 - Janbaaz
1986 - Jeeva
1986 - Kaanch Ki Deewar
1982 - Kachche Heere
1985 - Karishma Kudrat Kaa
1991 - Karz Chukana Hai
1977 - Kasum Khoon Ki
1981 - Katilon Ke Kaatil
1977 - Khel Khilari Ka
1986 - Khel Mohabbat Ka
1992 - Khiladi
1981 - Khuda Kasam
Kismatwala
1993 - Krishan Avtaar
1989 - Ladaai
1981 - Laparwah
1980 - Lootmaar
1991 - Maa - 1991
1987 - Madadgaar
1989 - Mahaadev
1984 - Maqsad
1988 - Mar Mitenge
1987 - Mard Ki Zabaan
1987 - Marte Dam Tak
Mera Dharam
1984 - Mera Faisla
Mera Haque
1985 - Mera Jawab
1990 - Mera Saathi
1981 - Meri Aawaz Suno
1985 - Mohabbat
1993 - Muqabla
1981 - Naseeb
1991 - Paap Ki Aandhi
1988 - Paap Ko Jalaa Kar Raakh Kar Doonga
1993 - Pardesi
1985 - Pataal Bhairavi
1993 - Phool
1988 - Pyaar Ka Mandir
1988 - Pyaar Mohabbat
1992 - Pyar Hua Chori Chori
1990 - Pyar Ka Karz
1985 - Pyari Behna
1984 - Qaidi
Qurbani Rang Layegi
1988 - Ram-Avtar - 1988
1981 - Rocky
1988 - Saazish - 1988
1992 - Sahebzaade
1981 - Sahhas
1979 - Sargam
1982 - Satte Pe Satta
1991 - Shankara
1993 - Shatranj
1985 - Shiva Ka Insaaf
1992 - Shola Aur Shabnam
1987 - Sindoor
1987 - Sitapur Ki Geeta
1990 - Sone Pe Suhaaga
1986 - Suhaagan
1987 - Superman
1992 - Suryavanshi
1984 - Tarkeeb
1984 - Tohfa
1991 - Trinetra
1992 - Tyagi
1992 - Umar 55 Ki Dil Bachpan Ka
1993 - Veerta
1992 - Virodhi
1985 - Wafadaar
1981 - Wardat
1987 - Watan Ke Rakhwale
1985 - Yaadon Ki Kasam
1991 - Yaara Dildara
1980 - Yari Dushmani
1984 - Yeh Desh
1992 - Zindagi Ek Juaa
1992 - Zulm Ki Hukumat