Jackie Shroff is a proud father, all thanks to Tiger
Bollywood star Jackie Shroff feels proud about his actor son Tiger's achievements in the industry at a young age. Tiger, 28, has emerged as one of the most bankable stars in the younger generation of Bollywood. "When I go out, I realize that I'm known by his name now, that I'm his father which makes me so happy," Jackie said. Here are more details.
Baaghi 2 earned Rs. 243cr worldwide
Jackie said Tiger was initially under a lot of pressure about the outcome of "Baaghi 2", but with the film earning Rs. 243cr worldwide, he is relieved. Before "Baaghi 2", Tiger's last two outings "Flying Jatt" and "Munna Michael" had failed at the box office. "He (Tiger) said, 'After a long time I slept well'. I had never heard him say that," Jackie said.
Jackie Shroff is the brand ambassador for Thalassemia
Jackie is the brand ambassador for blood disorder Thalassemia and has been championing the cause for decades in the country. "It is preventive and people can avoid it. Awareness is (a) must. I don't know why we are not propagating this properly," the actor said.