Shakti Kapoor was born on September 3, 1958 in India and is a Bollywood actor. He was the second of four children born to Sikander Lal Kapoor, who had a tailoring shop at CP, and Susheela, a housewife. Never too keen on studies, he was thrown out of three schools and passed his exams through the third division. Cricket was his passion then. He turned into a model before he passed out of college and his first ad campaign was for Surya Bansi Suitings, with Jalal Agha’s wife Valerie. Later, he was accepted in the Films and Television Institute of India after an audition.
On the way to Pune he met Anil Verman and later befriended Vinodh Khanna, Rakesh and Rajesh Roshan and Mithun Chakraborty. His first movie was Khel Khiladi Ka(1977). Later he was fetured in Darwaza and ...» read full biography