Veteran leading Indian actor and director who won the prestigious Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 1999. From 1968 to 1976, he won seven of the 13 Filmfare Awards he was nominated for.
He earned a degree from Hindu College at the University of Delhi.
He earned Best Movie, Best Director and Best Story Awards for his 1968 film, Upkaar.
He had two sons, Vishal and Kunal, with his wife Shashi Goswami, and has a brother named Rajiv.
He won the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 1999. Hema Malini took home the award the following year.