Jackie Shroff is the stage name of Jaikishen Kakubhai Shroff who born on 1st February 1957 in Udgir, Maharashtra. He appeared in ten language movies including Hindi, Konkani, Kannada, Marathi, Punjabi, Telugu and many other languages. Mr. Shroff mostly appears in the Hindi Bollywood film industry.
He is the father of Bollywood actor Tiger Shroff. Before entering the film industry, he was a local toughie. Jackie made his acting debut in 1982 with the film Swami Dada featuring Dev Anand.
Mr. Shroff played a lead role in the film Hero opposite Meenakshi Sheshadri which was a great success. After Hero movie, he worked in several films like Andar Baahar, Jaanoo, Yudh, Karma, Kaash and many other films. In 1986, his Karma movie was a big hit.
Jackie won Film fare Award for Best Actor for the film Parinda. He also received Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for the films 1942: A Love Story, Rangeela.
Apart from acting, he proactively contributed in social activities like Jaldhaara Foundation, Organic farm plantation.