Born: January 31,1957 Mumbaiudgir Dist.latur, Maharashtra, India
Spouse: Ayesha Shroff
Height: 6 feet 0 inches
Biography: Born Jaikishen Kakubhai Shroff, Jackie Shroff made his presence felt in the industry with Subhash Ghai’s Hero. It was Ghai who gave him the screen name Jackie. Shroff had made his debut in Dev Anand’s Swami Dada. In his long film career, Shroff has appeared in over 175 films in nine Indian languages. His successful and noteworthy films include Karma, Kaash, Ram Lakhan, 100 Days, Saudagar, Angaar, Aaina, Parinda, Khalnayak, Gardish, Rangeela, Yaadein, Devdas and the more recent Farah Khan’s Happy New Year. Having been a lead in many commercially hit movies, Shroff moved on to character and negative roles. He received the Filmfare award for best actor for Parinda but many of his awards have been for supporting roles. He is married to Ayesha Dutt and owns a media company called Jackie Shroff Entertainment. His son Tiger Shroff (birth name Hemant Jai) recently made his debut as a lead actor in Heropanti. He also has a daughter named Krishna.