An elated Jackie Shroff received Best Actor (Male) for his performance in the short film Khujli, at the Jio Filmfare awards 2018. Jackie Shroff has always been celebrated for his acting prowess and is hailed as one of the most recalled Bollywood actors of all times. After entertaining the masses for over four decades on the big screen, Jackie Shroff treated his audience by appearing in a short film titled Khujli.
The timeless actor took the new age medium of entertainment and surprised viewers with a bold take on BDSM. Jackie Shroff showcased his kinky avatar, as he brought to the forefront the quirks of senior couples.
The actor was honoured with an award at the Jio Filmfare 2018, for his contribution in the arena of short films.
Jackie Shroff shares, “It is always encouraging to be recognized for the work that you do. Khujli was a different stint for me and I am glad that it received this kind of love and praise. It only reiterates that content is key and motivates me to keep trying new avenues of filmmaking as an actor. All this was possible because of Sonam Nair’s patience with me. Also hoping to work with Nil Battey Sannata director and more such talents ”.
Jackie Shroff will next be seen in the trilingual magnum opus project ‘Saaho’ starring Prabhas and Shraddha Kapoor.