It is going to be a moment of pride for the Kapoor family, which has been one of the most prominent families in the Bollywood industry. Shashi Kapoor is soon going to receive the Dada Saheb Phalke award for his contribution to Indian Cinema.
Confirming this news on a microblogging site, Rishi Kapoor wrote, “Yessssssss! Shashi Kapoor to get the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award for contribution to Indian Cinema. Well deserved uncle. God Bless!”
“Third Padma Bhushan and third Phalke award in the family. Prithviraj Kapoor and Raj Kapoor being the other recipients” he further added.
Prithiviraj Kapoor has received the Dada Saheb Phalke award in 1971 & Raj Kapoor received it in 1987.