Jackie Shroff was born as Jaikishan Kakubhai Shroff in Mumbai to Kakubhai and Rita Shroff.Profile
Date of Birth: 1st February, 1957
Height: 6′ (1.83 m)
Address: Le Pepeyon, Mount Mary Road, Bandra, Mumbai- 400 050.
Debut film: “Swami Dada”
Film Awards: Filmfare Best ActorAward for “Parinda”.
Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for “1942 A Love Story”
Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for “Rangeela”
Jackie Shroff was introduced to the film industry by Dev Anand in the film “Swami Dada”. Subhash Ghai made him star with his film “Hero”, which had Jackie in the lead role. Jackie Shrof was often paired with another leading actor Anil Kapoor and together they gave many hit films like “Karma”, “Ram Lakhan” and “Parinda”. Though he has given a number of successful films but Filmfare Award eluded him for a long time. Jackie won his first Filmfare Best Actor Award in 1990 for his performance in the film “Parinda”.
Jackie Shroff made great mark in the films “Angaar” where he plays a youth, frustrated with crime and corruption, who takes on a violent campaign against the system and “Gardish” where his portrayal of a common man taking on the criminal elements in society. His other memorable movies are “Tridev”, “Khalnayak”, “1942 a Love Story” “Rangeela” and “Devdas”. Jackie Shroff went on to win Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for his performance in the films “1942 a Love Story” and “Devdas”.
In recent times, Jackie appeared as supporting actor in the hit comedy films such as “Apna Sapna Money Money” and “Bhagam Bhag”. Jackie Shrof has also established his production company ‘Jackie Shroff Entertainment Limited’.
Fool n Final, Hum Laakh Chhupayein Pyaar … Magar , Eklavya, Bhagam Bhag, Apna Sapna Money Money, Bhoot Unkle, Mera Dil Leke Dekkho, Naksha, Asthram, Antar Mahal, Divorce, Kyun Ki, Maryada Purushottam, Ssukh, Aan, Dobara, God Only Knows, Hulchul, 3 Deewarein, Baaz, Boom, Ek Aur Ek Gyarah, Samay, Sandhya, Devdas, Agni Varsha, Kya Yehi Pyaar Hai, Mulaqaat, Pitaah, Albela, Bas Itna Sa Khwaab Hai, Censor, Farz, Grahan, Hadh, Lajja, One 2 Ka 4, Yaadein, Mission Kashmir, Gang, Border, Agni Sakshi, Rangeela, 1942: A Love Story, Gardish, Baap Numberi Beta Dus Numberi, Doodh Ka Karz, Parinda, Ram Lakhan, Tridev, Karma, Hero, Swami Dada and Heera Panna.
- He is married to Ayesha and has two children, a son Jai and a daughter Krishna.
- He was a fan of the former actress Asha Parekh.
- Jackie is a vegetarian.