Shammi Kapoor was hailed as one of the finest actors that Hindi cinema had ever produced. Extremely versatile as an actor, he was the leading star of Hindi cinema during the late 1950s as...... Read more
Shammi Kapoor was hailed as one of the finest actors that Hindi cinema had ever produced. Extremely versatile as an actor, he was the leading star of Hindi cinema during the late 1950s as well as the 1960s. He debuted in Bollywood in 1953 with the film Jeevan Jyoti, and went on to deliver hits like Tumsa Nahin Dekha, Dil Deke Dekho, Junglee, Dil Tera Diwana, Professor, China Town, Rajkumar, Kashmir Ki Kali, Janwar, Teesri Manzil, An Evening in Paris, Bramhachari, and Andaz and Vidhaata. He received the Filmfare Best Actor Award in 1968 for his performance in Brahmachari and Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for Vidhaata in 1982.
Mem Saheb - Bollywood Movie - 1956. Producer : R.C. Talwar, Director : R C Talwar Cast : Shammi Kapoor, Meena Kumari, Kumkum, Kishore Kumar, Shammi Kapoor, Pratima Devi, Gani, Shivraj, Munna Bai, Nagpal, Robin Kumar, Mehmood, Radheshyam, Maya Dass, Om Prakash, Randhir. Synopsis: A movie where a girl named Meena( Meena Kumari) lives with her father's brother and his wife. Meena is a modern generation girl and is willing to get married to a guy of her generation who will understand her and who lives her life. Meena starts taking interviews of the guys once she meets them n falls in love with a guy named Manohar(Shammi Kapoor) and decides to get married to him. But her uncle and aunty are not ready for her this proposal and they ask her to meet a guy with whom her dad had fixed her marriage with during her childhood named Sundar(Kishore Kumar), who wants to live a bachelorhood life but has agreed to meet Meena as his mother convinces him. Meena(Meena Kumari) agrees to meet Sundar(Kishore Kumar) but does not assure of getting married to him. Who will Meena(Meena Kumari) choose to be her life partner? Will it be Manohar(Shammi Kapoor) or will it be Sundar(Kishore Kumar)?