Jackie Shroff

Jackie Shroff (actually Jay Kishan Shraf; born 1 February 1957 in Mumbai) is an Indian actor.


Shroff made ​​his film debut with Heera Panna, which was followed by several smaller films. In the film Hero, he played the lead role in 1983. Due to the success of this film Shroff became an overnight star. His final breakthrough came in 1989 with the film Parinda, for which he was awarded the 1990 Filmfare Award for Best Actor. More awards followed in 1995 and 1996.

He is married to Ayesha Shroff and the couple have two children, a son and a daughter.


Filmography (selection)