Rishi Kapoor is a multitalented superstar of Bollywood and he has proved himself by working in 92 romance films during 1973-2000. Some of his notable films during this period were Khel Khel Mein, Kabhi Kabhie, Amar Akbar Anthony, Karz, and Chandni.
He made his acting debut as a child actor in the movie ‘Mera Naam Joker’ (1970), directed by and starring his father Raj Kapoor in the lead role, for which he also received an Indian National Award.
Rishi Kapoor is famously known as “original prince of romance” in Bollywood because of his extraordinary acting skills and charming face.
Rishi Kapoor’s Family And Birth Place:
Late actor Rishi Kapoor (4 September 1952 – 30 April 2020) belonged to Kapoor family who has a long history in Hindi cinema. Many family members belong to showbiz some are actors, directors and producers.
Rishi Kapoor’s original name is Rishi Raj Kapoor and he was born in Chembur, Bombay. He belonged to a Punjabi Hindu family and was the second son of actor-director Raj Kapoor and his wife Krishna Raj Kapoor.
The veteran actor was the grandson of actor Prithviraj Kapoor. He has two brothers and two sisters named Randhir Kapoor, Rajiv Kapoor, Ritu Nanda and Rima Jain.
The legendary actor received his early education from Campion School and later went to Mayo College, Ajmer.
Rishi Kapoor Wife And Children:
Rishi Kapoor married actress Neetu Singh on 22 January 1980. The couple worked together in many films. They are blessed with two children, Ranbir Kapoor and Riddhima Kapoor Sahani.
Rishi Kapoor autobiography ‘Khullam Khulla: Rishi Kapoor Uncensored’ was released in 2017 in which he openly spoke about his affairs and scandals.
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