Rajiv Kapoor

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Rajiv Kapoor
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Rajiv Kapoor at Bonny Duggal Bash
Born (1962-08-25) 25 August 1962 (age 51)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Occupation Actor
Years active 1985 - 1999
Parents Raj Kapoor
Krishna Kapoor
Relatives Kapoor Family

Rajiv Kapoor (born 25 August 1962) is an Indian film actor, producer, director and member of the illustrious Kapoor Family.

Early life[edit]

He is the youngest son of famous actor/director Raj Kapoor.


Kapoor had a short stint in the Hindi film industry, acting in only 13 films. His first film was Ek Jaan Hai Hum (1983), with Divya Rana, Shammi Kapoor, Pran and Gulshan Grover. His next film Aasmaan in 1984 had him play a dual role opposite Divya Rana and Tina Munim. He played a dual role again in 1985's Lover Boy opposite Meenakshi Seshadri and Anita Raj. That same year he starred opposite Mandakini in Ram Teri Ganga Maili, the last film directed by his father Raj Kapoor. This was one of the biggest hits of the year. He made his last film appearance in Zimmedaar which released in 1990.

Kapoor then turned to producing and directing. He produced Henna in 1991, directed by his brother Randhir, and in 1996 he made his directorial debut with the commercially unsuccessfulPremGranth, which starred his brother Rishi and Madhuri Dixit.[1] In 1999 he produced Aa Ab Laut Chalen which was directed by his brother Rishi. Since then he has not been active in film producing or directing. In 2001, he married architect Aarti Sabharwal. However, the marriage ended in divorce two years later.





Second Unit Director or Assistant Director:



  • Raj Kapoor (1987)...Himself


  1. ^ BoxOffice India.com

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