Bookmark Kaumudi Online  Bookmark this site  Editor@Kaumudi  |  Marketing  Print Advt rates  |  Calendar 2018        Go!    
 
 
May 26, Saturday 2018 12:14 AM       

       HEADLINES: Fisherman dies after boat falls over his head                                              LDF campaign vehicle attacked in Chengannur                                              Liny’s colleagues facing isolation because of Nipah scare                                              It’s not Canon Laws but IPC that’s applicable to Cardinal: Kemal Pasha                                              Nipah: UAE asks people to avoid unnecessary trips to Kerala                                              Kumaraswamy to face floor test today                                              This is the BJP’s slogan for Modi’s re-election in 2019                                              Help us restore democracy: Cong resorts to crowdfunding                                              K’taka: Kumaraswamy wins confidence vote amid BJP walkout                                              Strict punishment for Major Gogoi if found guilty: Army Chief                                              Here is why Trump, Stephen King blocked each other                                              Powerful cyclone churns in Arabian Sea toward Oman, Yemen                                              N Korea still willing to meet Trump                                              Dialogue efforts between US-N Korea to continue: Pompeo                                              Nikki Haley heckled at Houston University, video goes viral                                              Lankan cricketer Silva quits tour after father's murder                                              Devon Smith recalled to Windies squad for Lanka Test series                                              ICC prohibits wearing smart watches on field                                              Kaumudi Facebook
       MOVIES Next Article: Remembering Bollywood icon Shashi Kapoor  
       To Shashiji from your `babbua`: Big B pays homage to Shashi Kapoor
 
         Posted on :15:16:29 Dec 5, 2017
   
A A
       Last edited on:17:08:41 Dec 5, 2017
         Tags: To Shashiji from your 'babbua': Big B pays
 
New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has penned a heartfelt post for late actor Shashi Kapoor, with whom he formed an enormously successful on-screen partnership.
 
Kapoor, one of the stalwarts of the Indian cinema industry, passed away on Monday at the age of 79.
 
The veteran actor shared the link of his blog on Twitter as he wrote, "T 2731 - To Shashji from your 'babbua' .. !! https://tmblr.co/ZwrX5v2SfFrfd "
 
Big B, in his post, recalled the day when he first saw Shashi Kapoor's picture on a magazine.
 
"Standing elegantly without a care in the world, I saw him standing by a Mercedes Sports car, a convertible, a smart trimmed beard and moustache, adorning involuntarily, the face of this incredibly handsome man. It was a picture that filled almost an entire page of a magazine. Shashi Kapoor . son of Prithviraj Kapoor, younger brother to Raj Kapoor and Shammi Kapoor, making a debut in a forthcoming film, is what the caption read. And I said to myself, as very uncertain thoughts raced through my mind of wanting to become a film actor, that, with men like him around, I stood no chance at all," wrote the 75-year-old.
 
Senior Bachchan revealed that Shashi Kapoor had somewhere 'let himself go' after the demise of his wife Jennifer Kendal.
 
"He had been ailing .. somewhere he had let himself go after the passing away of his dear wife Jennifer .. I had visited him on occasion in Hospital during some of the times he had been hospitalised earlier .. but I never went to see him again .. I would never have .. I never ever wanted to see this beautiful friend and 'samdhi' in the state I saw him in hospital .... and I did not today, when they informed me that he had gone ."
 
The 'PINK' star ended the blog on a sad note, saying, "He fondly addressed me as 'babbua' .. and with him have gone many incredible unread chapters of his and my life."
 
Big B and Shashi Kapoor acted in blockbusters including 'Deewar' (1975), 'Kabhi Kabhie' (1976), 'Trishul' (1978) and 'Namak Halaal' (1982). 
A A
       MOVIES
Next Article: Remembering Bollywood icon Shashi Kapoor
 
 
MOVIES HEADLINES
Mammootty's advice that Praveena cherishes  
Suraj as Veerappa  
Again Rambha has special news to share  
Rajinikanth is truly inspiring: Huma Qureshi  
Anushka takes up Kohli's fitness challenge  
Salman pens song for 'Race 3', Atif, Iulia croon  
Happy Wedding Part 2  
Karl Marx Bhaktanayirunnu  
Stars, fans celebrate Mohanlal’s birthday  
Thrilling trailer of Mohanlal film Neerali is out  
Casting-couch is nothing new in Malayalam cinema: Madhu  
Release date of Mammootty’s ‘Raja 2' announced  
Malavika Sharma is heroine in Mohanlal-Surya film  
This is new Adaar song, pulsating with love  
Nayanthara as Palakkad Brahmin girl  
Mammootty again as police officer  
Wamiqa Gabbi is Prithviraj's heroine  
Dulquer film in Ernakulam  
Marykutty’s trailier is out (video), Jayasurya shows up in startling getup  
Dileesh, Shyam Pushkaran to start 'Working Class Hero'  
After Aadi, Jeethu Joseph again teams up with Super star  
Fahadh-Amal Neerad movie to head for Dubai  
Sony Pictures releases motion poster of Prithvi’s ‘Nine’  
Himesh Reshammiya to marry actress Sonia Kapoor  
'Bombshell of sorts': B-Town blesses newly-married Neha, Angad  
 
Will GST help decrease the petrol price?
yes
 
no
 
don't know
 
 
 
Home Kerala India World Business Sports Sci&Tech Education Automobile CityNews Movies Environment Letters 
© Copyright keralakaumudi Online 2011  |  Reproduction in whole or in part without written permission is prohibited.
Head Office Address: Kaumudi Buildings, Pettah P.O, Trivandrum - 695024, India.
Online queries talk to Deepu Sasidharan, + 91 98472 38959 or Email deepu[at]kaumudi.com
Customer Service -Advertisement Disclaimer Statement   |  Copyright Policy