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|Died||10 November 2009 (aged 51)|
|Occupation||Actress, Costume designer|
Simple Kapadia (15 August 1958 – 10 November 2009) was a Bollywood actress and costume designer.
She is the mother of the Bollywood actor Karan Kapadia.
She has a son Karan Kapadia through her marriage to a sardarji. 
Simple Kapadia made her acting debut in 1977 at the age of 18 in the role of Sumitha Mathur in the film Anurodh, with her brother-in-law, actor Rajesh Khanna. Her career as an actress spanned for almost 10 years. She starred in Shaaka in 1981 opposite Jeetendra.
She had secondary roles in movies including Jeevan Dhara, Hum Rahe Na Hum and Dulha Bikta Hai in which she performed a qawali dance. In 1985 she starred in alternate cinema movie Rehguzar opposite Shekhar Suman. After more than 20 movies, her final role was an item song for the movie Parakh in 1987; she then became a costume designer, and designed for actors including Tabu, Amrita Singh, Sridevi and Priyanka Chopra.
Filmography as costume designer
|1993||Aaj Kie Aurat|
|1996||Uff Yeh Mohabbat|
|1998||Jab Pyaar Kisise Hota Hai|
|1999||Yeh Hai Mumbai Meri Jaan|
|2001||Pyaar Zindagi Hai|
|2002||23rd March 1931: Shaheed|
|2004||Rok Sako to Rok Lo|
|2005||Socha Na Tha|
Filmography as actress
|1979||Kizakkum Merkum Sandhikarana (Tamil)|
|1981||Zamaane Ko Dikhana Hai|
|1982||Dulha Bikta Hai|
|1984||Hum Rahe Na Hum|
|1986||Pyaar Ke Do Pal|
- "The end of the sister act". The Telegraph. 22 November 2009.
- "Karan Kapadia: I feel extremely lucky to have two moms". Mumbai Mirror. 29 December 2017.
- "Simple Kapadia passes away". Mumbai Mirror. 11 November 2009. Retrieved 5 May 2019.
- Simple Kapadia designs Sunny's costumes for KAAFILA .IndiaGlitz [Tuesday, 31 July 2007]
- Nothing Simple about this