Randhir Kapoor

Actor | Producer
Randhir Kapoor

Born: February 15,1947 Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Spouse: Babita

Parents: Raj Kapoor,Krishna Kapoor

Zodiac: Aquarius

Height: 5 feet 7 inches

Biography: Randhir Kapoor the eldest son of legendary film actor/director/producer Raj Kapoor and is an actor, producer and director himself. His wife is actress Babita and his daughters are actresses Karisma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor. Randhir Kapoor first appeared as a child artist in his father's movie Shree 420 (1955) and Do Ustad(1959). Kapoor initially became an assistant director and later made his acting and directorial debut with Kal Aaj Aur Kal (1971) under the RK banner. In 1972 Kapoor gave three consecutive hit films, Jeet, Raampur Ka Lakshman and Jawani Diwani. Jawani Deewani was one of the biggest hits of that year. His other films in the 70's and 80's are Rickshawkaran, Hamrahi, Haath Ki Safai , Lafange and Ponga Pandit, Dafa 302, Dharam Karam, Khalifa, Aaj Ka Mahaatma, Bhanwar, Ram Bharose, Dhongee, Chacha Bhatija, Kasme Vaade , Mama Bhanja, and Heeralal Pannalal, were noteworthy. He also starred in Sawaal and Pukar in 1983, and received critical praise for his performance. Randhir Kapoor played the lead hero in 34 films from 1971-1987 and 22 of them were box-office hits. He produced the blockbusters Ram Teri Ganga Maili (1985) and directed and producer his father's half-finished film Henna (1991). He has also produced movies PremGranth and Aa Ab Laut Chalen, which were the directorial debuts of his brothers Rajiv Kapoor and Rishi Kapoor. In recent times he returned to films with roles in movies Housefull, Action Replayy and Housefull 2.

Randhir Kapoor : Filmography