Shekhar Kapur is the name in the arena of histrionics which is really difficult to forget. As an actor, director and producer, Kapur has proved his matchless skills. For his work, he has constantly earned critical acclaims worldwide.
Born on December 6, 1945, Shekhar Kapur had debuted his acting-career in 1974 with Ishq-Ishq-Ishq. He debuted directing with Masoom (1983). His 1994 hit Bandit Queen won 3 National Awards and was screened at Cannes Film Festival. His two historical biopics Elizabeth and Elizabeth: The Golden Age have won a BAFTA and 2 Academy Awards respectively.
On his 71st birthday, we are remembering some of his exceptional films.
- Masoom (1983)
- Bandit Queen (1994)
- Elizabeth (1998)
- Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)
- Dil Se… (1998)
- The Guru (2002)
- Ishq-Ishq-Ishq (1974)
- Toote Khilone (1978)
Happy Birthday Shekhar Kapur!