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Rishi Kapoor’s Bio: Family, Filmography, and Net Worth

Rishi Kapoor

Who is Rishi Kapoor?

Rishi Kapoor is one of the most popular and legendary actors in the Indian film industry.

He is known for his outstanding performance. With his unique acting skills, he has attracted the attention of millions of people in India.

Rishi Kapoor is a legendary Indian actor, director, and producer known for his outstanding contributions to the Bollywood industry.

He is the third-generation actor of the Bollywood Kapoor dynasty who started his career from a young age. He has played more than 100 movies during his career.

Rishi Kapoor is one of those actors who saw the evolution of Hindi films from black and white to modern colors.

Unfortunately, the legendary actor passed away in April 2020, the day after another famous actor, Irfan Khan, died.

His contribution has won many awards. Today, in this article, let us look at some interesting facts about him.

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Quick Facts about Rishi Kapoor

Full NameRishi Kapoor
Birth Date4th September 1952
Place of BirthMumbai, India
Current ResidenceMumbai, India
NationalityIndian
Age (as of 2020)67 Years
Height1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
ReligionHinduism
Hair ColorBlack
Eye ColorDark Brown
Zodiac SignVirgo
OccupationActor
Marital StatusMarried
WifeNeetu Kapoor
ChildrenTwo

Personal life and family

Rishi Kapoor was born in Mumbai, India, to his parents Raj Kapoor and Krishna Malhotra. He has Indian nationality and belongs to the Punjabi Hindu tribe. He follows Hinduism.

Rishi Kapoor with his Parents and Siblings

Rishi Kapoor with his Parents and Siblings

He grew up with four siblings Randhir Kapoor, Rajiv Kapoor, Ritu Nanda, and Reema Jain. As part of the Bollywood Kapoor dynasty, his childhood was prosperous.

He studied at Campion School in Mumbai and then at Mayo College in Ajmer.

Physical appearance

Rishi Kapoor is 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs 90 kilograms with body measurement as 45-38-14 inches.. He has dark brown eyes and black hair.

Relationships and Marriage

Rishi married actress Nitu Singh on January 22, 1980. Ranbir and Riddhima Kapoor are their childern.

Rishi Kapoor with his family

Rishi Kapoor with his family

The couple lived a happy life until he died in 2020.

In addition, Rishi Kapoor has had romantic relations with celebrities like Yasmin and Dimple Kapadia.

Bollywood Career

Rishi Kapoor had a brilliant and successful career in the Bollywood film industry. He has shown his best talents in different types of roles.

Rishi Kapoor was a hardworking actor who has provided many successful films for Indian cinema.

Rishi Kapoor’s academic performance was poor. He was attracted in acting since his childhood and has made a brilliant career in the film industry.

His son Ranbir Kapoor is also demanded actor in the Bollywood film industry.

In 1970, Rishi Kapoor made his debut through “Mera Naam Joker.” The film was dedicated to his father’s childhood, Raj Kapoor.

Rishi Kapoor has played many roles in yesterday’s black and white movies and recent movies and has proven to be a versatile actor of all genres.

Filmography of Rishi Kapoor

YearTitleRoleNotes
1955Shree 420Appears In Song “Pyar Hua Iqrar Hua”
1970Mera Naam JokerYoung RajuNational Film Award for Best Child Artist
1973BobbyRajaFilmfare Award for Best Actor
1974Zehreela InsaanArjun Singh
1975Rafoo ChakkarDev
1975Zinda DilArun Sharma
1975RaajaRaaja / Inspector RamDouble Role
1975Khel Khel MeinAjay
1976Kabhie KabhieVicky
1976Laila Majnu
Majnu / Qais Al Amri
1976Rangila RatanRatan
1976
Ginny Aur Johnny
Special Appearance
1976Barood
Anup D. ‘Pappu’ Saxena
1977Amar Akbar AnthonyAkbar Illhabadi
1977Hum Kisise Kum NaheenRajesh
1977Doosra AadmiKaran Saxena
1977Chala Murari Hero BanneHimself
1978Naya DaurMahesh Chopra
1978Badaltey RishteyManohar Dhani
1978Anjane MeinRaja
1978Pati Patni Aur WohSinger
Cameo in the (song “Tere naam tere naam – dil karta hai ke dil…”)
1978Phool Khile Hain Gulshan GulshanVishal Rai
1979SargamRaju
Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Actor
1979Jhoota Kahin KaAjay Rai
1979Duniya Meri Jeb MeinVishal Khanna
1979Salaam MemsaabRamesh
(Special Appearance)
1980Do PremeeChetan Prakash
1980Dhan Daulat
Lucky R. Saxena
1980Aap Ke DeewaneRam
1980KarzMonty
1980
Ek Do Teen Chaar
1980GunehgaarAmar
1981NaseebSunny
1981Biwi-O-BiwiSinger In Hotel
Special Appearance, Uncredited
1981Zamaane Ko Dikhana HaiRavi Nanda
1981Katilon Ke KaatilMunna
1982Yeh Vaada Raha
Vikram Rai Bahadur
1982Prem RogDevdhar ‘Dev’Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Actor
1982Deedar-E-Yaar
Javed Sayeed Ali Khan
1983Bade Dilwala
Amrit Kumar Saxena / Vijay Kumar Gupta
1983CoolieSunny
1983Naukar Biwi KaHimself
1984Aan Aur ShaanHero
1984DuniyaRavi
1984Yeh Ishq Nahin Aasaan
Salim Ahmed Salim
1985ZamanaRavi S. Kumar
1985Tawaif
Dawood Mohammed Ali Khan Yusuf Zahir
1985Rahi Badal GayeAmar Lal / Pawan Kumar SaxenaDouble Role
1985SitamgarJai Kumar
1985SaagarRavi
1985Ram Tere Kitne NamHimselfUncredited
1986
Pahunche Huwey Log
Special Appearance
1986Allah Rakha
Special Appearance
1986Ek Chadar Maili SiMangal
1986Dosti DushmaniPrakash
1986NaginaRajiv
1986Naseeb Apna ApnaKishan Singh
1987Pyar Ke KabilAmar Kapoor
1987HawalaatShyam
1987KhudgarzSinging Tramp
(Special Appearance)
1987KhazanaSinger
(Special Appearance)
1987SindoorKumar
(Guest Appearance)
1987Raj KapoorHimself
1987KhazanaSinger / Dancer
(Special Appearance)
1988Ghar Ghar Ki KahaniRam Dhanraj
1988Vijay
Vikram Bhardwaj
1988Janam JanamSunil / VinayDouble Role
1988Hamara KhandaanVishal
1988AkarshanHimself
1989Bade Ghar Ki BetiGopal
1989Paraya GharHero
1989KhojRavi Kapoor
1989ChandniRohit GuptaNominated—Filmfare Award for Best Actor
1989NaqabImran
1989HathyarSamiulla Khan
1989GharanaVijay Mehra
1989NighaenRajivUncredited
1989Apna Ghar
1990Amiri Garibi
Deepak Bhardwaj
1990Azaad Desh Ke GulamVijay Srivastav
1990Sher Dil
Sanjay R. Saxena
1990SheshnaagBhola
1991AjoobaHassan
1991Henna
Chander Prakash
1991RanbhoomiBhola
1991BanjaranKumar Singh Sesodia / SurajDouble Role
1991Ghar ParivarBirju
1991GarajnaUnreleased
1992KasakVijayRemake of Mouna Ragam
1992Inteha Pyar Ki
Rohit Shankar Walia
1992DeewanaRavi
1992Bol Radha BolKishan Malhotra / TonyDouble Role
1992HoneymoonSuraj Verma
1992Rishta To Ho AisaVijay
1993Shreemaan Aashique
Dushant Kumar Mehra
1993DaminiShekhar Gupta
1993Izzat Ki RotiKrishna
1993Dhartiputra
Special Appearance
1993AnmolPrem
1993Gurudev
Dev Kumar Illhabadi
1993SahibaanGopi
1993SadhnaKaran
Remake of Bhuvana Oru Kelvikuri
1994Saajan Ka GharAmar Khanna
1994Pehla Pehla PyarRaj
1994Mohabbat Ki ArzooRaja
1994Eena Meena DeekaInder “Eena”
1994Prem YogYuvraaj
1994Ghar Ki IzzatMohan Kumar
1995Saajan Ki Baahon MeinSaagar
1995Hum DonoRajesh
1995YaraanaRaj
1996Prem GranthSomen
1996DaraarRaj Malhotra
1997Kaun Sachcha Kaun JhoothaKaran
1999Jai HindGulroz
2000Karobaar: The Business of LoveAmar Saxena / Rohit SinhaDouble Role
2000Raju ChachaSiddhant Rai
2001Kuch Khatti Kuch MeethiRaj Khanna
2002Yeh Hai JalwaRajesh Mittal
2003Kucch To HaiBakshi
2003Love at Times SquareSatellite Channel CEO(Special Appearance)
2003TehzeebAnwar Jamaal
2004Hum TumArjun Kapoor
2005Pyaar Mein TwistYash Khurana
2006FanaaZulfikar
2006Love Ke Chakkar MeinArmaan Kochar
2007Namastey LondonManmohan
2007Don’t Stop DreamingGroovyEnglish-language film
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2007Om Shanti OmHimselfSpecial Appearance
2007Sambar SalsaOm SuriEnglish-language film
2008Thoda Pyaar Thoda MagicGodSpecial appearance
2008Halla BolHimselfSpecial appearance
2009Luck by ChanceRomi RollyNominated– Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
2009Delhi-6Ali Beg
2009Kal Kissne Dekha
Siddharth Verma
2009Love Aaj Kal
Older Veer Singh Panesar
2009Chintu JiChintuji
2010SadiyaanRajveer Singh
2010Do Dooni ChaarSantosh DuggalFilmfare Critics Award for Best Actor
2011Patiala House
Gurtej Singh Kahlon
2011Tell Me O KkhudaAltaf Zardari
2012AgneepathRauf LalaNominated—Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
2012Housefull 2Chintu Kapoor
2012Student of the Year
Yoginder Vashisht
2012Jab Tak Hai JaanImranSpecial Appearance
2013Chashme BuddoorJoseph Furtado
2013AurangzebRavikant
2013D-DayIqbal Seth
2013Shuddh Desi RomanceGoyal
2013Besharam
Chulbul Chautala
2014BewakoofiyaanV. K. Sehgal
2014Kaanchi: The UnbreakableJumar B. Kakda
2015All Is WellBhajanlal Bhalla
2015Wedding PullavLuv KapoorSpecial Appearance
2016Chalk N Duster
Special Appearance
2016Sanam ReDadduCameo Appearance
2016Kapoor & SonsAmarjeet KapoorFilmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
2016Badman
2017Patel Ki Punjabi ShaadiGuggi Tandon
2018102 Not Out
Babulal Vakharia
2018MantoProducer
2018Mulk
Murad Ali Mohammed
2018Rajma ChawalRaj Mathur
2019Jhootha Kahin KaVarun’s father
2019The BodySP Jairaj Rawal
2020Ram Baran SinghRam Baran Singh
Posthumous Release & Netflix film
2020Kitty BoyBhairon Shrivastav
Posthumous Release & Netflix’s 2nd film
2021
Sharmaji Namkeen
Paresh Rawal will complete unfinished portions in his last film

Awards

Rishi Kapoor has produced more than 100 films and has won many valuable awards, including film awards, screen awards, Zee film awards, IIFA awards, Stardust awards, guild awards, and more.

Rishi Kapoor was very active on social media. His account had millions of followers on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Awards own by Rishi Kapoor

  • 1970 – National Film Award for Mera Naam Joker; and Bengal Film Journalists’ Association Awards: Special Award
  • 1974 – Filmfare Award for Best Actor for Bobby
  • 2008 – Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award
  • 2009 – Honoured by Russian Government for contribution to cinema
  • 2010 – Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards: Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Love Aaj Kal
  • 2011 – Zee Cine Awards: Best Lifetime Jodi along with Neetu Singh
  • 2011 – Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor for Do Dooni Chaar
  • 2013 – The Times of India Film Awards (TOIFA), Best Actor in a Negative Role for Agneepath
  • 2017 – Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for Kapoor & Sons
  • 2017 – Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Male for Kapoor & Sons
  • 2017 – Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role for Kapoor & Sons
  • 2019 – Adidas Most Stylish Awards – Best Projected By Adidas

Net Worth

Rishi Kapoor’s net worth is estimated at 256 billion Indian rupees, or approximately US$40 million. His main source of income is acting, but as a producer and director, he had earned substantial income from various sources.

He also supports various brands and has many personal investments. In addition to causing great repercussions in the Indian film industry, this popular actor is also known for his immense wealth. He was the highest-paid actor in the Indian film industry.

It is believed that Rishi Kapoor’s net asset value will continue to grow in the past few years due to your many personal investments.
Rishi Kapoor is one of the legendary actors in the Bollywood industry.

He owned various cars, such as Mercedes. -Mercedes-Benz S-Class (W222), Audi R8 and Nissan X-Trail. He also owned Harley-Davidson motorcycles.

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