Jaggu Dada aka Jackie Shroff has always been a bindaas bhidu despite his star status. Candid and charismatic with a capital C, Shroff, who has starred in over 200 films over in 39 years, wears his heart on his sleeve. And it reflects in his interviews as well. Back in 1999, Shroff shot a pulse polio advertisement which, for lack of a better term, made him infamous. Popularly dubbed the ‘Maushi video’, this footage went viral and left the actor a tad miffed.
The actor, who recently had a special appearance in Disney + Hotstar’s sci-fi comedy Ok Computer stole the scene despite his limited screen time. We take a look back at some of his quirkiest moments and interactions with the media.
Dapper, hilarious, outspoken and super chill, Shroff teams up with co-stars such as Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar, Abhishek Bachchan and co as he regales the press with his repartees.
Jaggu Dada’s take on Salman Khan’s threat to leave Twitter due to rabid fans is classic Shroff.
Housefull 3 may not have been the comedy we deserve, but Shroff was at his hilarious best at the press meet.
Keeping in his tradition of livening up media events, Shroff bantered with Amitabh Bachchan at the Sarkar 3 trailer launch.
Bhidu style was out in full force! Check out Shroff’s reaction to demonetization.