Bollywood celebs took to twitter today to express their condolences to veteran actor Shashi Kapoor.
"I used to call him uncle. I was very close to him. It's not only a loss for our family but for Bollywood"
Such an inspiration as a clutter-breaking, risk-taking brave actor of his time, and a rare one among the big league of his era, with a spotless, most respectable life lived. A hero in the real sense of the word. Long live his legacy and light. #RIPShashiKapoor
Dearest Shashi Kapoor jee you left us with your memories so deep that we will be churning them for generations to come. My deepest Love and Respect to you and may you Charm your way to that Realm where you will be equally welcomed with much Fun Fare and Love.
Aditi Rao haidri
He personified charm & grace. A great actor and sooooo handsome ❤
His performances etched in our memory forever. Even the weather gods are sad this evening. May his soul rest in peace. #ShashiKapoor ??
Have only heard about his charisma and seen a bit of it, missed a chance to meet him. RIP #ShashiKapoorji
An actor who made the cinematic and theatre experience most memorable. #ShashiKapoor sir, you shall always be remembered for the iconic roles you have immortalized in cinema. ??❤
One of the most good looking & talented actors we’ve ever had.. with a genuine niceness on his face and a heartwarming smile! R.I.P Shashi Kapoor Sir. Condolences to the family. #respect
End of an era. Thanks for the magic of cinema!
So many generations have grown up watching him as an icon of great style and charisma. #ShashiKapoor you'll always be missed. RIP Legend. ??