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Shammi Kapoor's last film Rockstar: First Look

Published: Wednesday, August 17, 2011, 12:29 [IST]

It is believed that an artist never dies and so has not Bollywood veteran Shammi Kapoor. Though the star has left his body his image and his memories will be alive through his works. Soon there will be one one more film for his fans to hold on to, Rockstar. Here we bring a sneak peak of the actor in the film.

Kapoor had shot for a few scenes in Imtiaz Ali directed film Rockstar. In the film actor Ranbir Kapoor plays the role of a small town boy, who aspires to become a Rockstar. Shammi Kapoor plays the character of a person who symbolises a generation past and Ranbir's character symbolises the youth of today.


The actor who died of renal failure was on dialysis when he shot for the film in Delhi. The director says that Shammiji was the true Rockstar on the sets and everybody else including Ranbir were his attendants. With his always smiling face and full of life attitude, Kapoor had fun shooting with the entire Rockstar team. The cast and crew are so much moved by the sudden death of Shammiji that they are thinking of dedicating this movie to the Yahoo star. Actor Ranbir, who is the lead actor of the film, is immensely thankful of the fact that he got a chance to work with his grand uncle, which was dream come true for him.

Topics: shammi kapoor, rockstar, imtiaz ali, ranbir kapoor
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