Jackie Shroff Wiki, Biography, Age, Wife, Family, Education, Height, Weight, Movies List, Career, Profession, Net Worth

Jackie Shroff  Wiki and Biography: A well-known Indian actor and former model, Jackie Shroff was born on February 1, 1957, and his real name is Jaikishan Kakubhai Shroff. He would have made over 220 film appearances by the year 2020, across 13 different languages, during his four decades in the Bollywood industry.


Jackie Shroff 

Jackie Shroff Wiki: Biography, Age, Wife, Family, Education, Height, Weight, Movies List, Career, Profession, Net Worth

Real Name Jai Kishan
Nick Name Jagga, Jaggu dada
Profession Actor
Famous For Movies
Wife Name Ayesha Shroff
Physical Status  
Age 65 Years
Height 6Feet 1 Inch
Weight 74 Kgs
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Salt & Pepper
Personal Information  
Date of Birth 1 February 1957
Birth Place Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Nationality Indian
School Name NA
College Name NA
Qualifications 11th Standard
Family Profile NA
Father Name Kakabhai Haribhai Shroff
Mother Name Rita Shroff
Siblings Hemant Shroff
Career Actor
Source of Income Movies, Commercials, TV Shows
Appeared In Movies, Commercials, TV Shows
Net Worth Salary 189 Crores+(Approx.)

Jackie Shroff  Biography

Jackie Shroff  Education

Jackie Shroff attends school and is an 11th grade student. He formerly worked as a kid model for a number of businesses, including Savage Perfumes. Shroff’s classmate gave him the name Jackie, and the director of Subhash Ghai’s Hero preserved it for him when he made his acting debut. Shroff frequently returns to Teen Batti, where he grew up.

Ayesha Dutt, a former model and current film producer, was Shroff’s longtime girlfriend when they tied the knot on her birthday, June 5, 1987. They founded the media company Jackie Shroff Entertainment Limited together. They owned a total 10% of Sony TV from the company’s founding until 2012, when they sold their shares. They have two children: actress Krishna Shroff is their daughter, and Bollywood actor Tiger Shroff is their son. 

Jackie Shroff  Early Life

Jackie Shroff, whose real name is Jaikishan Kakubhai Shroff, was born in Bombay, India. During a coup in the former Kazakh Soviet Socialist Republic (Kazakh SSR), which was ruled by the Russian Soviet Union, Kakubhai Haribhai Shroff was born to a Gujarati father and a Turkmen mother.

Following a coup, his maternal grandmother and her seven daughters fled to Ladakh from Kazakhstan. They initially made Delhi their home before relocating to Mumbai. His father was a Gujarati tradesman who came from a long line. His father left when he was just 17 years old because they lost everything in the stock market. He was the son of the younger of the two people who married while they were teenagers.

Jackie Shroff  Career

Since his family could not afford to keep him there, Jackie Shroff dropped out of school after finishing the 11th grade. He was rejected for jobs as a flight attendant at Air India and an apprentice cook at Taj Hotels due to his lack of expertise. He started working for a company he discovered through a friend as a travel agent close to Jehangir Art Gallery.

He was waiting for the bus when an accountant from an advertising agency approached him to ask whether he was interested in modelling. Shroff took his lunch break at the advertising firm (National advertising agency), which is located next to Flora Fountain and shares space with Davar’s college, after rearranging the picture session for the following day. Through a picture shoot for a suit shirt, Shroff’s modelling career got started.

In the 1982 Dev Anand film Swami Dada, Jackie Shroff made his acting debut. He played the lead role opposite Meenakshi Sheshadri in the 1983 film Hero directed by Subhash Ghai. Both reviewers and viewers gave the film great marks, and it ended up being one of 1983’s highest-grossing movies. Shroff and Seshadri were both legitimate A-list celebrities by the time of Hero.

He continued to accept whatever roles were offered to him in Subhash Ghai movies. He has had an appearance in movies like Andar Baahar in addition to Hero. Jaanoo and Yudh both succeeded in their objectives. His 1986 movie Karma brought in the most money that year. His next effort was the film Kaash. Two subsequent movies, Dahleez and Sachché Ká Bol-Bálá, garnered excellent reviews but flopped at the box office. However, he was able to reclaim his notoriety with movies like Parinda, Tridev, and Ram Lakhan, for which he received the filmfare for best actor. Saudagar, Angaar, Sapne Sajan Ke, Gardish, Khalnayak, 1942: A Love Story, Rangeela, Agnisakshi, Border, and Shapath are just a few of the well-known movies from the 1990s that starred him.

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