WATCH: BBC News pays tribute to Shashi Kapoor, but shows Amitabh Bachchan instead
By: Barfi Culture Team
Published: 4th December 2017

BBC News ran a short tribute to the actor Shashi Kapoor last night, who died at the age of 79.

But instead of showing the veteran Bollywood legend, they showed clips of Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor instead!

One word: embarrassing.

Several people on Twitter voiced their annoyance.

Some also offered the BBC some helpful tips...

Next time BBC researchers, ask your colleagues at the Asian Network to help?

Video published on 4th December 2017 in the Media section

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