​Shammi Kapoor is the original rebel star says, Rishi Kapoor


Rishi Kapoor who was recently shooting for Anubhav Sinha’s ‘Mulk’ took to social media on Shammi Kapoor’s 86th birth anniversary and paid a tribute to his legacy.

Rishi on Saturday alongside a photograph of Shammi, tweeted, “Happy birthday to the original rebel star, on his 86th, the late Shammi Kapoor. We all miss your presence, your spirit and especially you,”

Son of legendary actor-filmmaker Prithviraj Kapoor and Ramsarni Kapoor, Shammi was born on October 21, 1931. He died on August 14, 2011, due to chronic renal failure.

Shammi Kapoor is best known for his roles in films like, ‘Junglee’, ‘Pyaar Kiya To Darna Kya’, ‘Bramhachari’ and many more.

Apart from ‘Mulk’, the veteran actor will also appear in ‘102 Not Out’ with Amitabh Bachchan.

Amitabh Bachchan features as a 102-year-old father and Rishi Kapoor plays his 75-year-old son. 102 Not Out, directed by Umesh Shukla, is based on a Gujarati play of the same name, written by Saumya Joshi.