Jackie Shroff Age, Wiki, Biography, Wife, Height in feet, Net Worth & Many More

By | August 15, 2022

Jaikishan Kakubhai Shroff popularly known as Jackie Shroff is an Indian actor and former model who is known for acting in Indian films in thirteen languages. He was born on 1st February 1957 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. His father’s name is Kakubhai Haribhai Shroff. He dropped out of school after his 11th standard. After that, he started working as an apprentice chef at Taj Hotels and as a flight attendant at Air India. But due to his lack of qualifications, he was rejected. After that, he started working as a travel agent.

In his early life, he modeled in a few advertisements including Savage perfumes. 

In 1982, Jackie started his film debut with Swami Dada. In 1983, he acted in his second film, Hero. In 1984, he was seen in two films, Andar Baahar and Yudh. In 1985 and 1986, he had six releases each year. His performance was critically acclaimed in Dahleez. He had seven releases in 1987. Aakhri Adaalat and Falak were his only released films in 1988. In 1989, he acted in nine films. His performance in Parinda, Ram Lakhan, Sachche Ka Bol Bala and Tridev was praised.

He won his first Filmfare Award for Best Actor in Parinda. In 1990, he made his Marathi film debut Doodhache Upkaar. He had four releases in that year. He had six releases in 1991. His performance in Saudagar was praised. In 1992, he had seven releases. For his performance in Angaar and Sapne Sajan Ke, he received several positive reviews. He had eight releases in 1993. He earns two nominations for Filmfare Award for his performances Khalnayak and Gardish. In 1994, he appeared in three films, 1942: A Love Story, Chauraha and Stuntman. His performance was praised in 1942: A Love Story and he won Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. 

Later, in 1995, he was seen in six films. Rangeela was his notable film of the year. He won another Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance in the film. From 1996 to 2000, he appeared in many films, such as Agni Sakshi (1996), Border (1997), Shapath (1997), Yugpurush (1998), Phool Aur Aag (1999), Mission Kashmir (2000) etc. During this time he was nominated for two Filmfare Awards. In 2001, Jackie made his debut as a producer and produced the film Grahan. He also acted in the film. Apart from it, Jackie appeared in eight other films.

His performance in Yaadein and One 2 Ka 4 was praised. He was nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for Yaadein. In 2002, he starred in five films. Devdas was his notable work of the year. He was even nominated for another Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. In 2003, he produced his second film, Boom, and also acted in it. He acted in five other films that year. In 2004, Jackie made his Bhojpuri debut with the film Hum Hain Khalnayak. He also appeared in three films, Aan: Men at Work, Dobara and Hulchul his three other released films of the year.

Next, in 2005, he made his Bengali film debut with Antarmahal. He also appeared in three Bollywood films that year. In 2006, he made his Telugu debut with Astram. In that year, he also made his Kannada debut with c/o Footpath. In that year, he was seen in ten Hindi films. Bhoot Unkle, Apna Sapna Money Money, Bhagam Bhag and Naksha were his notable films. In 2007, he made his Malayalam debut with Athisayan. He was seen in three Hindi films that year.

In 2008, he had six releases. In 2009, he was seen in eight films. In 2010, he made his Tamil film debut with Aaranya Kaandam. He had four Bollywood films released that year. In 2011, he made his Punjabi debut with the Punjabi film Mummy Punjabi. He starred in six Hindi films that year. He was seen in four films in 2012. In 2013, he made his Odia debut with the film Daha Balunga. He also appeared in six Hindi films that year. In 2014, he had three Bollywood releases. He had six Hindi releases in 2015. Housefull 3, Chalk n Duster and Freaky Ali were his three released films of 2016. In 2017, the made his Konkani debut with the film Soul Curry.

He was seen in three films that year. He made his Gujarati film debut with Ventilator in 2018. Paltan and Phamous were his two released films of the year. In 2019, he had seven releases. Romeo Akbar Walter, Bharat and Saaho were his three notable films of the year. Baaghi 3 was his only released film in 2020. In 2021, he had three releases, Sooryavanshi, Radhe and Hello Charlie. He was last seen in Rashtra Kavach Om in 2022.

He has two upcoming films, Atithi Bhooto Bhava and Phone Bhoot.

He made his television debut as a judge in the 2010 television show India’s Magic Star. As a guest, he appeared in six television shows, such as Comedy Nights with Kapil, Yaaron Ki Baraat (TV series), The Kapil Sharma Show, Super Dancer, Dance Deewane etc.

He made his digital debut with the web series, Criminal Justice in 2019. OK Computer and Call My Agent: Bollywood were two of his web series.

Jackie also runs a media company with his wife, Jackie Shroff Entertainment Limited. 

Jackie has also done several social and humanitarian works. He is also the brand ambassador of Thalassemia India.

Jackie married model turned film producer Ayesha Dutt on 5th June 1987. Together, they have two children, a son, Tiger Shroff, and a daughter, Krishna Shroff.

NameJai Kishan
Full NameJai Kishan Kakubhai “Jackie” Shroff
Nick NameJagga, Jaggu Dada
Famous for Hero
Ram Lakhan
Karma
Tridev
Antarmahal
ProfessionActor
Date of Birth1 February 1957
Age65 Years
Birth PlaceBombay, Bombay State, India
NationalityIndian
Hometown Bombay, Bombay State, India
SchoolNot Known
Collage Not Known
DebutHindi Film: Swami Dada (1982)



Bhojpuri Film: Hum Haeen Khalnayak (2004); as Arjun



Bengali Film: Antarmahal (2005); as Bhubaneswar Chowdhury



Kannada Film: c/o Footpath (2006); as Chief Minister



Telugu Film: Astram (2006); as Kadir Wali



Malayalam Film: Athisayan (2007); as Sekharan



Marathi Film: Rita (2009); as Salvi



Punjabi Film: Mummy Punjabi (2011); as Kanwal Sandhu



Tamil Film: Aaranya Kaandam (2011); as Singaperumal



Oriya Film: Daha Balunga (2013); as Arun Singh Deo



Konkani Film: Soul Curry (2017); as Musician



Gujarati Film: Ventilator (2018); as Jagdish

TV: Criminal Justice (2019) on Hotstar; as Mustafa

HobbiesCooking, Listening to Music
AddressHe lives in a bungalow named ‘Le Pepeyon” in Bandra, Mumbai
Zodiac SignAquarius

Jackie Shroff Career

  • In 1982, Jackie started his film debut with Swami Dada.
  • In 1983, he acted in his second film, Hero.
  • In 1984, he was seen in two films, Andar Baahar and Yudh.
  • In 1985 and 1986, he had six releases each year.
  • He had seven releases in 1987.
  • Aakhri Adaalat and Falak were his only released films in 1988.
  • In 1989, he acted in nine films.
  • In 1990, he made his Marathi film debut Doodhache Upkaar. He had four releases in that year.
  • He had six releases in 1991.
  • In 1992, he had seven releases.
  • He had eight releases in 1993.
  • In 1994, he appeared in three films, 1942: A Love Story, Chauraha and Stuntman.
  • In 1995, he was seen in six films. Rangeela was his notable film of the year.
  • From 1996 to 2000, he appeared in many films, such as Agni Sakshi (1996), Border (1997), Shapath (1997), Yugpurush (1998), Phool Aur Aag (1999), Mission Kashmir (2000) etc.
  • In 2001, Jackie made his debut as a producer and produced the film Grahan. He also acted in the film. Apart from it, Jackie appeared in eight other films.
  • In 2002, he starred in five films. Devdas was his notable work of the year. 
  • In 2003, he produced his second film, Boom, and also acted in it. He acted in five other films that year.
  • In 2004, Jackie made his Bhojpuri debut with the film Hum Hain Khalnayak. He also appeared in three films, Aan: Men at Work, Dobara and Hulchul his three other released films of the year.
  • In 2005, he made his Bengali film debut with Antarmahal. He also appeared in three Bollywood films that year.
  • In 2006, he made his Telugu debut with Astram. In that year, he also made his Kannada debut with c/o Footpath. In that year, he was seen in ten Hindi films. Bhoot Unkle, Apna Sapna Money Money, Bhagam Bhag and Naksha were his notable films.
  • In 2007, he made his Malayalam debut with Athisayan. He was seen in three Hindi films that year.
  • In 2008, he had six releases.
  • In 2009, he was seen in eight films.
  • In 2010, he made his Tamil film debut with Aaranya Kaandam. He had four Bollywood films released that year.
  • In 2011, he made his Punjabi debut with the Punjabi film Mummy Punjabi. He starred in six Hindi films that year.
  • He was seen in four films in 2012.
  • In 2013, he made his Odia debut with the film Daha Balunga. He also appeared in six Hindi films that year.
  • In 2014, he had three Bollywood releases.
  • He had six Hindi releases in 2015.
  • Housefull 3, Chalk n Duster and Freaky Ali were his three released films of 2016.
  • In 2017, the made his Konkani debut with the film Soul Curry. He was seen in three films that year.
  • He made his Gujarati film debut with Ventilator in 2018. Paltan and Phamous were his two released films of the year.
  • In 2019, he had seven releases. Romeo Akbar Walter, Bharat and Saaho were his three notable films of the year.
  • Baaghi 3 was his only released film in 2020.
  • In 2021, he had three releases, Sooryavanshi, Radhe and Hello Charlie.
  • He was last seen in Rashtra Kavach Om in 2022.
  • He made his television debut as a judge in the 2010 television show India’s Magic Star. As a guest, he appeared in six television shows, such as Comedy Nights with Kapil, Yaaron Ki Baraat (TV series), The Kapil Sharma Show, Super Dancer, Dance Deewane etc.
  • He made his digital debut with the web series, Criminal Justice in 2019. OK Computer and Call My Agent: Bollywood were two of his web series.
  • Jackie also runs a media company with his wife, Jackie Shroff Entertainment Limited. 

Jackie Shroff Family 

Father Name Kakabhai Haribhai Shroff (Astrologer)
Mother Name Rita Shroff (her real name was Hoorunnisa) [1]
Brother Hemant Shroff (died in 1967 at the age of 17)
Sister None
Wife Ayesha Shroff (film producer)

Jackie Shroff Relationship / Marital Status & Many More 

Marital Status Married
Affairs / Girlfriend Ayesha Shroff
Wife/ Spouse Leena Somaiya, author (Tina Munium’s niece); in the early ’80s [2]
Ayesha Dutt
Marriage date 5 June 1987 (Friday)
Marriage Place N/A
ChildrenSon- Tiger Shroff (actor)
Daughter- Krishna Shroff
Jackie Shroff Childrens | Source- Times of India

Jackie Shroff Physical Stats

HeightIn Centimeter – 165 cm
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
WeightIn Kilogram- 54 Kg
In Pounds – 119lbs
Eye ColorBlack
Hair ColorBrown

Jackie Shroff Favourite 

Favourite  Actor Dev Anand
Favourite  Actress Asha Parekh
Favourite  Song N/A
Favourite  Movie N/A
Favourite  CuisineN/A
Favourite  Color N/A
Favourite  Sport N/A
Favourite  Destination N/A

Jackie Shroff Education 

School Not Known
Collage Not Known
Educational Qualification Not Known

Jackie Shroff’s Net Worth

Net WorthN/A
SalaryN/A
Income SourceN/A
Car CollectionN/A

Some Unknown facts about Jackie Shroff 

  • It was one of his classmates in school who gave Shroff his name “Jackie”.
  • Aquarius is his zodiac sign.
  • Jackie Shroff is a popular Indian actor who has done over 200 films in almost thirteen languages.
  • Dev Anand is his favorite actor.
  • Asha Parekh is his favorite actress.
  • The popular Bollywood film Gardish (1993) is considered his best work to date.
  • Baigan Ka Bhartha is his favorite food.
  • Just like Jackie, his parents also had a love marriage. 
  • He drinks and smokes, but quits later.
  • Jackie Shroff played the supporting role of “Chunni Lal” in Shah Rukh Khan Starr’s film Devdas.
Jackie Shroff and Shah Rukh Khan in Devdas
  • In Bollywood, he is good friends with Danny Denzongpa, Dimple Kapadia, and Amrita Singh.
  • Jackie Shroff is such a versatile actor that he has essayed almost every kind of character; be it a hero, a villain, or even a ghost (in Bhoot Uncle).
Jackie Shroff Bhoot Uncle
  • Jackie is considered one of the most stylish actors in Bollywood.
  • Actors Anil Kapoor and Jackie have often been named the best pair in Bollywood. They as both had started their careers together. Some of their hit films include Andar Bahar (1984), Yudh (1985), Karma (1986), Ram Lakhan (1989), and Parinda (1989).
Jackie Shroff & Anil Kapoor

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