Shammi Kapoor – actor with winning ways

Shammi Kapoor – actor with winning ways

The veteran who passed away this morning received a number of prestigious awards

Shammi Kapoor was perhaps identified by his peppy, Westernised manner in various roles. And the audiences lapped it up. For the many films that he was part of, he received a number of reputed awards, mainly for his lifetime of achievement in films. These included:

· 1962 – Filmfare Best Actor nomination for Professor

· 1968 – Filmfare Best Actor Award for Brahmachari

· 1982 – Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for Vidhaata

· 1995 – Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award

· 1998 – Kalakar Awards – Special Award for “contribution in Indian Cinema”

· 1999 – Zee Cine Award for Lifetime Achievement

· 2001 – Star Screen Lifetime Achievement Award

· 2001 – Anandalok Awards Lifetime Achievement Award

· 2002 – IIFA – Invaluable Contribution To Indian Cinema at the IIFA

· 2005 – Bollywood Movie Awards – Lifetime Achievement Award

· 2008 – Pune International Film Festival – Lifetime Achievement Award for his contribution to Indian cinema

· 2009 – Phalke Legend Actor Award from the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy

· 2005 – Living Legend Award from the Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) in recognition of his outstanding contribution to the Indian entertainment industry.

· 2010 – Rashtriya Gaurav AwardSubscribe to me on YouTube


  • Parvinder

    This is a very sad news. He lived his life in his own defined unique elegent style. He died elegently. He will always be remembered as a trend setter.
    May God grant peace to his soul.