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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 Name Rishi Kapoor
Birth Date 4th September 1952
Place of Birth Mumbai, India
Current Residence Mumbai, India
Nationality Indian
Age (as of 2020) 67 Years
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Religion Hinduism
Hair Color Black
Eye Color Dark Brown
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Occupation Actor
Marital Status Married
Wife Neetu Kapoor
Children Two

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

Year Title Role Notes
1955 Shree 420 Appears In Song “Pyar Hua Iqrar Hua”
1970 Mera Naam Joker Young Raju National Film Award for Best Child Artist
1973 Bobby Raja Filmfare Award for Best Actor
1974 Zehreela Insaan Arjun Singh
1975 Rafoo Chakkar Dev
1975 Zinda Dil Arun Sharma
1975 Raaja Raaja / Inspector Ram Double Role
1975 Khel Khel Mein Ajay
1976 Kabhie Kabhie Vicky
1976 Laila Majnu
Majnu / Qais Al Amri
1976 Rangila Ratan Ratan
1976
Ginny Aur Johnny
Special Appearance
1976 Barood
Anup D. ‘Pappu’ Saxena
1977 Amar Akbar Anthony Akbar Illhabadi
1977 Hum Kisise Kum Naheen Rajesh
1977 Doosra Aadmi Karan Saxena
1977 Chala Murari Hero Banne Himself
1978 Naya Daur Mahesh Chopra
1978 Badaltey Rishtey Manohar Dhani
1978 Anjane Mein Raja
1978 Pati Patni Aur Woh Singer
Cameo in the (song “Tere naam tere naam – dil karta hai ke dil…”)
1978 Phool Khile Hain Gulshan Gulshan Vishal Rai
1979 Sargam Raju
Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Actor
1979 Jhoota Kahin Ka Ajay Rai
1979 Duniya Meri Jeb Mein Vishal Khanna
1979 Salaam Memsaab Ramesh
(Special Appearance)
1980 Do Premee Chetan Prakash
1980 Dhan Daulat
Lucky R. Saxena
1980 Aap Ke Deewane Ram
1980 Karz Monty
1980
Ek Do Teen Chaar
1980 Gunehgaar Amar
1981 Naseeb Sunny
1981 Biwi-O-Biwi Singer In Hotel
Special Appearance, Uncredited
1981 Zamaane Ko Dikhana Hai Ravi Nanda
1981 Katilon Ke Kaatil Munna
1982 Yeh Vaada Raha
Vikram Rai Bahadur
1982 Prem Rog Devdhar ‘Dev’ Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Actor
1982 Deedar-E-Yaar
Javed Sayeed Ali Khan
1983 Bade Dilwala
Amrit Kumar Saxena / Vijay Kumar Gupta
1983 Coolie Sunny
1983 Naukar Biwi Ka Himself
1984 Aan Aur Shaan Hero
1984 Duniya Ravi
1984 Yeh Ishq Nahin Aasaan
Salim Ahmed Salim
1985 Zamana Ravi S. Kumar
1985 Tawaif
Dawood Mohammed Ali Khan Yusuf Zahir
1985 Rahi Badal Gaye Amar Lal / Pawan Kumar Saxena Double Role
1985 Sitamgar Jai Kumar
1985 Saagar Ravi
1985 Ram Tere Kitne Nam Himself Uncredited
1986
Pahunche Huwey Log
Special Appearance
1986 Allah Rakha
Special Appearance
1986 Ek Chadar Maili Si Mangal
1986 Dosti Dushmani Prakash
1986 Nagina Rajiv
1986 Naseeb Apna Apna Kishan Singh
1987 Pyar Ke Kabil Amar Kapoor
1987 Hawalaat Shyam
1987 Khudgarz Singing Tramp
(Special Appearance)
1987 Khazana Singer
(Special Appearance)
1987 Sindoor Kumar
(Guest Appearance)
1987 Raj Kapoor Himself
1987 Khazana Singer / Dancer
(Special Appearance)
1988 Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani Ram Dhanraj
1988 Vijay
Vikram Bhardwaj
1988 Janam Janam Sunil / Vinay Double Role
1988 Hamara Khandaan Vishal
1988 Akarshan Himself
1989 Bade Ghar Ki Beti Gopal
1989 Paraya Ghar Hero
1989 Khoj Ravi Kapoor
1989 Chandni Rohit Gupta Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Actor
1989 Naqab Imran
1989 Hathyar Samiulla Khan
1989 Gharana Vijay Mehra
1989 Nighaen Rajiv Uncredited
1989 Apna Ghar
1990 Amiri Garibi
Deepak Bhardwaj
1990 Azaad Desh Ke Gulam Vijay Srivastav
1990 Sher Dil
Sanjay R. Saxena
1990 Sheshnaag Bhola
1991 Ajooba Hassan
1991 Henna
Chander Prakash
1991 Ranbhoomi Bhola
1991 Banjaran Kumar Singh Sesodia / Suraj Double Role
1991 Ghar Parivar Birju
1991 Garajna Unreleased
1992 Kasak Vijay Remake of Mouna Ragam
1992 Inteha Pyar Ki
Rohit Shankar Walia
1992 Deewana Ravi
1992 Bol Radha Bol Kishan Malhotra / Tony Double Role
1992 Honeymoon Suraj Verma
1992 Rishta To Ho Aisa Vijay
1993 Shreemaan Aashique
Dushant Kumar Mehra
1993 Damini Shekhar Gupta
1993 Izzat Ki Roti Krishna
1993 Dhartiputra
Special Appearance
1993 Anmol Prem
1993 Gurudev
Dev Kumar Illhabadi
1993 Sahibaan Gopi
1993 Sadhna Karan
Remake of Bhuvana Oru Kelvikuri
1994 Saajan Ka Ghar Amar Khanna
1994 Pehla Pehla Pyar Raj
1994 Mohabbat Ki Arzoo Raja
1994 Eena Meena Deeka Inder “Eena”
1994 Prem Yog Yuvraaj
1994 Ghar Ki Izzat Mohan Kumar
1995 Saajan Ki Baahon Mein Saagar
1995 Hum Dono Rajesh
1995 Yaraana Raj
1996 Prem Granth Somen
1996 Daraar Raj Malhotra
1997 Kaun Sachcha Kaun Jhootha Karan
1999 Jai Hind Gulroz
2000 Karobaar: The Business of Love Amar Saxena / Rohit Sinha Double Role
2000 Raju Chacha Siddhant Rai
2001 Kuch Khatti Kuch Meethi Raj Khanna
2002 Yeh Hai Jalwa Rajesh Mittal
2003 Kucch To Hai Bakshi
2003 Love at Times Square Satellite Channel CEO (Special Appearance)
2003 Tehzeeb Anwar Jamaal
2004 Hum Tum Arjun Kapoor
2005 Pyaar Mein Twist Yash Khurana
2006 Fanaa Zulfikar
2006 Love Ke Chakkar Mein Armaan Kochar
2007 Namastey London Manmohan
2007 Don’t Stop Dreaming Groovy English-language film
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2007 Om Shanti Om Himself Special Appearance
2007 Sambar Salsa Om Suri English-language film
2008 Thoda Pyaar Thoda Magic God Special appearance
2008 Halla Bol Himself Special appearance
2009 Luck by Chance Romi Rolly Nominated– Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
2009 Delhi-6 Ali Beg
2009 Kal Kissne Dekha
Siddharth Verma
2009 Love Aaj Kal
Older Veer Singh Panesar
2009 Chintu Ji Chintuji
2010 Sadiyaan Rajveer Singh
2010 Do Dooni Chaar Santosh Duggal Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor
2011 Patiala House
Gurtej Singh Kahlon
2011 Tell Me O Kkhuda Altaf Zardari
2012 Agneepath Rauf Lala Nominated—Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
2012 Housefull 2 Chintu Kapoor
2012 Student of the Year
Yoginder Vashisht
2012 Jab Tak Hai Jaan Imran Special Appearance
2013 Chashme Buddoor Joseph Furtado
2013 Aurangzeb Ravikant
2013 D-Day Iqbal Seth
2013 Shuddh Desi Romance Goyal
2013 Besharam
Chulbul Chautala
2014 Bewakoofiyaan V. K. Sehgal
2014 Kaanchi: The Unbreakable Jumar B. Kakda
2015 All Is Well Bhajanlal Bhalla
2015 Wedding Pullav Luv Kapoor Special Appearance
2016 Chalk N Duster
Special Appearance
2016 Sanam Re Daddu Cameo Appearance
2016 Kapoor & Sons Amarjeet Kapoor Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor
2016 Badman
2017 Patel Ki Punjabi Shaadi Guggi Tandon
2018 102 Not Out
Babulal Vakharia
2018 Manto Producer
2018 Mulk
Murad Ali Mohammed
2018 Rajma Chawal Raj Mathur
2019 Jhootha Kahin Ka Varun’s father
2019 The Body SP Jairaj Rawal
2020 Ram Baran Singh Ram Baran Singh
Posthumous Release & Netflix film
2020 Kitty Boy Bhairon 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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