RIP Rishi Kapoor: The legend who ruled our hearts for 50 years, is no more

Right from the time he had stolen our hearts through his first onscreen appearance as the adorable, chubby adolescent in Mera Naam Joker to bursting on screen as a romantic hero and rebellious teenager a template that would turn him into a romantic icon and superstar of Hindi cinema in years to come Rishi Kapoor was born for stardom and the love of the masses and the adulation from the audience kept growing larger and starry heights kept getting taller as the years passed.