One of the leading faces in the theatre and film world, veteran actor Shabana Azmi's mother Shaukat Kaifi breathed her last on Friday evening after suffering a cardiac arrest. Born in Hyderabad, she married late Urdu poet Kaifi Azmi at a very early age. She along with her husband was among the prominent names in the Indian People's Theatre Association.
Today, remembered as one of the leading actors in the industry, Shaukat has played unforgettable parts in over a dozen films one of which has been nominated for the prestigious Academy Awards. Here's a look at the late actor's Bollywood journey: