Bollywood films have always been incomplete without villains, although there was a time when villains were considered strong. However, that is not the case with today's villains. In the olden days, there have been more than one villain in Bollywood, who ruled Bollywood for years with their strong acting. However, Mahavir Shah is different. Mahavir used to panic the audience with his negative characters in Bollywood films from the 70s to the 90s. Yes, and you must have often seen him in the inspector's role in films. However, in real life, Mahavir Shah was a very simple person.
Mahavir Shah was born on April 5, 1960, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. He was married to Chetna Shah. Mahavir and Chetna have a daughter and a son. In fact, Mahavir was fond of acting since childhood and he was a Bollywood and TV actor as well as a theatre artist. Mahavir Shah made his Bollywood debut in 1977 with the film 'Ab Kya Hoga' and in this film, he played the role of a driver. After that Mahavir became known for negative roles in Bollywood films. Mahavir Shah has been identified mostly for his films like Ankush (1986), Dayawan (1988), Tezaab (1988), Narasimha (1991), Shola and Shabnam (1992), Tiranga (1992), Raja Babu (1994), Coolie No. 1 (1995), Judwaa (1997), Bade Miyan Chote Miyan (1998), Mehndi (1998), Kachche Dhaage (1999), Haseena Maan Jayegi (1999), Badshah (1999), Phir Bhi Dil Hai Hindustani (2000), Bichhu (2000) and Kyoki Mein Jhooth Nahi Bolta (2001).
Although Mahavir Shah went to the US for a two-month vacation with his wife and children in 2000, he died in a car accident in Chicago on August 31, 2000.