Follow Us:
Sunday, June 20, 2021

Makeup artist Shashi Satam passes away, Jackie Shroff mourns demise

Shashi Satam was the makeup man for Jackie Shroff and late actor Rishi Kapoor among others.

Written by Komal RJ Panchal | Mumbai |
Updated: May 18, 2021 2:44:07 pm
Shashi SatamShashi Satam passed away on Monday. (Photo: Jackie Shroff/Twitter)

Senior makeup artist Shashi Satam, fondly called Shashi dada, passed away in Mumbai on Monday. Actor Jackie Shroff and his wife, film producer Ayesha Shroff shared the news on their social media platforms on Tuesday morning.

Talking to, Ayesha said, “He had been frail since before lockdown last year. But last Wednesday, he slipped in his bathroom and got a stroke. He passed away yesterday.”

Remembering his make-up man for 37 years, Jackie Shroff tweeted, “Shashi Dada 🙏Will always be in deepest corner of my ❤️ My make up person for 37 years passed away.”

Ayesha Shroff too paid tribute to Shashi. She tweeted, “RIP Shashi dada. From Hero till now. We will miss you 🙏🏻🙏🏻❤️.”

Shashi Satam worked on films like Hulchul (2004), 1942: A Love Story (1994) and Karz (1980) among others. He did the makeup for Rishi Kapoor and Jackie Shroff in almost all their films through 1990’s and 2000’s.

📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines

For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App.

  • The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards.