Bollywood film industry has received another major setback after actor Irrfan Khan. Bollywood veteran actor Rishi Kapoor died on Thursday at the age of 67 at HN Reliance Hospital in Mumbai. He was admitted to HN Reliance Hospital in Mumbai on Wednesday due to deteriorating health. His death has caused a big shock to his family and fans. Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan has informed about this by tweeting on his official Twitter handle. He wrote in a tweet, ‘He left … Rishi Kapoor is gone … I am finished!’
Rishi Kapoor was born on 4 September 1952 in Chembur, Mumbai. Rishi Kapoor is the son of Bollywood show Man i.e. Raj Kapoor. Rishi Kapoor’s Nick Name is Chintu. Rishi Kapoor has two brothers. Both Randhir Kapoor and Rajiv Kapoor are Bollywood actors.
Rishi Kapoor completed his early studies with his brothers at Campion School, Mumbai and further studies at Mayo College Ajmer. After this he started his career as a child artist in the year 1970 with the film ‘Mera Naam Joker’.
He was an Indian film actor-producer. Rishi Kapoor has been known as the chocolate hero of his era. Rishi Kapoor belongs to a family that has made a significant contribution to Bollywood. Rishi Kapoor has done hundreds of films in his film career. During this, he also won many awards. He has received the Filmfare Award for Best Actor in 1974 for Bobby. In the year 2008, Rishi Kapoor was also awarded the Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.
Rishi Kapoor married Bollywood actress Neetu Singh. Both dated each other for about 5 years. After this, the two got married. Rishi Kapoor has two children. Ranbir Kapoor and Ridhima Kapoor. Ranbir Kapoor is a famous actor of Bollywood. At the same time, Rishi Kapoor’s daughter Ridhima is married to business man Bharat Sahni. Along with this, Bollywood leading actress Kareena Kapoor and Karisma Kapoor are nieces of Rishi Kapoor.