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Jackie Shroff Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More

Jackie Shroff

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Bio
Real NameJaikishen Kakubhai Shroff
NicknameJackie, Jaggu Dada and Sultan Of Swag
ProfessionActor
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 183 cm
in meters- 1.83 m
in Feet Inches- 6’ 0”
Weightin Kilograms- 80 kg
in Pounds- 176 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 42 Inches
- Waist: 34 Inches
- Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth1 February 1957
Age (as in 2016)59 Years
Birth PlaceUdgir, Maharashtra India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAquarius
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra India
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Known
Educational QualificationsNot Known
DebutFilm Debut: Swami Dada (1982)
TV Debut : India's Magic Star (2010)
FamilyFather- Kakabhai Haribhai Shroff (Astrologer)
Mother- Rita Shroff
Jackie Shroff with his parents
Brother- 1 (Died)
Sister- N/A
ReligionHindu
HobbiesCooking
Controversies• When actress Tabu was 14 years old, she accused him of attempts to rape her after calling her to his friend Danny Denzongpa's house.
• In 2015, his wife Ayesha filed a cheating case against actor Sahil Khan for not giving back her 5 crores (INR). After this, Sahil's lawyer submitted few intimate pics of him and Ayesha in the court to show that there was much more than professional relation between the two.
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodBaigan ka bhartha
Favourite ActorDev Anand
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsAyesha Shroff
WifeAyesha Shroff
Jackie Shroff with his family
ChildrenDaughter- Krishna
Son- Tiger Shroff
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net Worth$26 million

Jackie Shroff

Some lesser known facts about Jackie Shroff

  • Does Jackie Shroff smoke?: Yes
  • Does Jackie Shroff drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Jackie has done more than 210 films in different languages like Hindi, Bengali, Kannada, Malayalam, Marathi, Oriya, Punjabi, Tamil, Telugu.
  • His father was a Gujarati and his mother was a Kazakhstani.
  • He suffered poverty till his younger days and used to live in a chawl in Mumbai.
  • His real name is Jaikishen but his screen name Jackie was given to him by Subhash Ghai for his film Hero.
  • His real surname was Saraf which his father changed to Shroff.
  • Before acting, he tried his hand as a chef in Hotel Taj and flight attendant in Air India, but in both cases he was rejected due to less qualification.
  • His luck changed when he was standing at a bus stop and someone offered him a modelling offer.
  • His father Kakabhai was a famous astrologer and while Jackie was still a young boy, his father predicted fame and success for his son.
  • He fell in love with his wife Ayesha when he was 17 and she was 13 years old, who belonged to a royal family background.
  • Once he abused a lot while shooting a polio ad in 1998.

  • He co-judged Star One’s magic show India’s Magic Star.
  • Very few people knows that he played the role of a villain in Dev Anand’s film Heera Panna in 1973.
  • He owns a media company called Jackie Shroff Entertainment Limited.
  • In 1990, he won the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for the film Parinda.
  • He had an elder brother who died at the age of 17 while saving someone’s life.
  • In 2009, he played the role of Sai Baba in the film Malik Ek for which he stopped smoking and drinking during the making of the film. Jackie Shroff as Sai Baba
  • There was a time after his success period where he was nearly bankrupt, and his friend helped him out of this trouble.
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