Many hearts skipped a beat when he went ‘Mast Baharon Ka Main Aashiq’ on big screen. Clad in white and always flaunting his enigmatic smile, this handsome star knew what made the girls go weak in their knees both on and off screen. At the same time, there were times when he shed off his flamboyant avatar for films like
and got the critics lauding his subtle performances. We are talking about veteran actor Jeetendra.
Born as Ravi Kapoor in Amritsar, Jeetendra made his debut as a leading hero in the Hindi film industry with
Geet Gaya Pattharon Ne
in 1964. However, it was his role of a secret agent in the 1967 film
which catapulted him to fame. With many blockbuster films to his credit, Jeetendra represents the screens from 60s to early 90s.
On Jeetendra’s 79th birthday today (April 7, 2021), it’s time to press the rewind button and revisit some throwback pictures of the charming star which will bring a big smile on your face.
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Old Is Gold!
Jeetendra strikes a pose with Rajinikanth, Amrita Singh, Bhanupriya, Kimi Katkar and Sumeet Saigal on the sets of
Tamacha. For those unversed, Rajinikanth essayed the role of an anti-hero in this 1988 action flick.
Jeetendra Shakes A Leg With Sridevi
Check out these cute moments of Jeetendra performing with Sridevi on stage during one of their concerts. The duo shared an affable chemistry in reel and delivered many blockbuster films like
Family portraits are the best and this candid picture is the proof. While Jeetendra and his son, a young Tusshar Kapoor are all suited up for the occasion, Ekta Kapoor looks adorable in a white dress.
Three Legends In A Frame
Amitabh Bachchan, Dharmendra and Jeetendra look deeply engrossed in a conversation in this rare throwback picture.
Of Good Old Times
Want to know how Bollywood parties looked like in bygone times? This picture of Jeetendra chilling with his pals Asrani, Rakesh Roshan, Sanjeev Kumar and Prem Chopra drops a major hint!
Jeetendra With Dhak-Dhak Girl Madhuri Dixit
The duo shared screen in the 1994 film
Here’s a postcard picture of Jeetendra and Madhuri Dixit from those times.