Be it tickling your funny bone and sending shivers down your spine with his villain act, Shakti Kapoor played every character on screen like his second skin. Such was his charisma that he made every scene memorable for the audience. Born on 3rd September, 1952, Shakti Kapoor made his debut in Bollywood with Do Jasoos in 1975. Over the years, the actor starred in many films and went on to give us some memorable characters, which continue to linger long.
As Shakti Kapoor celebrates his 66th birthday today, we bring you 5 of his most iconic roles, which made us go 'aaaauu'.
Crime Master Gogo (Andaz Apna Apna)
While Andaz Apna Apna tanked at the box office when it released, over the years the film achieved a cult status and is still talked about for the memorable characters. One of them is Shakti Kapoor's Crime Master Gogo who calls himself 'Mogambo ka Bhatija', wears 'goggles' indoors and roams around on a cycle. You can't help yourself from bursting into laughter every time you hear, ' Crime Master Gogo naam hai mera, aankhen nikal ke gotiyan khelti hun main
Even in a small role, Shakti Kapoor left us in splits when he went, 'Main nanha sa chotta sa bachcha hoon'!
Nandu (Raja Babu)
Be it 'Nandu, sabka bandhu' or 'Raja Babu toh gaye, Raja Babu toh gaye', Shakti Kapoor's 'tooti zubaan' even won him a Filmfare award for the Best Comedian category.
As 'Prem' Salman Khan's sidekick Rangeela in David Dhawan's Judwaa 2, Shakti Kapoor once again stole the scenes with his comic timing.
Kachra Seth (Hungama)
Shakti Kapoor as the hilarious goon Kachra Seth entertained the audience to the core and left everyone asking for more.
Do let us know which one of these is your favourite role essayed by Shakti Kapoor. We at Filmibeat, wish him a very happy birthday!