Dilip Kumar: A photo journey

The pioneer of method acting in Bollywood immortalized the characters he played in films like 'Devdas', 'Mughal-e-Azam', 'Ganga Jamuna' and 'Shakti'

Dilip Kumar: A photo journey

One of the finest performers of Hindi cinema, Dilip Kumar breathed his last on July 7. The pioneer of method acting in Bollywood immortalized the characters he played in films like 'Devdas', 'Mughal-e-Azam', 'Ganga Jamuna', 'Ram Aur Shyam', 'Naya Daur', 'Madhumati', 'Kranti', to name just a few.

Two superstars in one frame: Dilip Kumar essayed the role of Amitabh Bachchan's father in the 1982 film 'Shakti'

Considered to be one of the greatest films in the history of Indian cinema, 'Shakti' went on to win four Filmfare Awards for Best Film, Best Screenplay, Best Sound Editing, and Best Actor.

'Shakti' was a crime, drama film, which was directed by Ramesh Sippy and written by Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar. Dilip Kumar plays a police officer in the movie and Amitabh Bachchan plays a don. In this emotional scene, the son consoles father after mother's death