Ekta Kapoor Height, Weight, Age, Husband, Affairs & More

Ekta Kapoor

Real NameEkta Kapoor
NicknameEkta and TV Queen
ProfessionTV and Film Producer
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in Feet Inches- 5' 4"
Weightin Kilograms- 58 Kg
in Pounds- 128 lbs
Figure Measurements35-28-35
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth7 June 1975
Age (as in 2015)41 Years
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra India
Zodiac sign/Sun signGemini
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra India
SchoolBombay Scottish School, Mumbai
CollegeMithibai College, Mumbai
Educational QualificationsNot Known
Debut Debut Film : Kyo Kii... Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta (2001)
Debut TV : Mano Ya Na Mano (1995)
FamilyFather- Jeetendra (Actor)
Mother- Shobha Kapoor (Producer)
Sister- N/A
Brother- Tusshar Kapoor (Younger, Actor)
Ekta Kapoor with her family
Controversies• In 2007, Smriti Irani left the serial Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi after a fight with her. But, due to the falling ratings of the show, Smriti was brought back in 2008.
• Due to back injury, Pulkit Samrat wasn't able to shoot for Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi and had some pending payment issues with her. As a result, he filed a court case against Balaji Telefilms for non-payment and not allowing him to work on other projects.
• The Rajput Kshatriya Akhil Bharatiya Chatariya Sabha protested against her TV serial Jodha Akbar, as according to them wrong facts were presented in the serial.
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodChocolate
Favourite ActorHrithik Roshan, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Aamir Khan
Favourite ActressPriyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor and Sakshi Tanwar
Favourite DirectorWong Kar-wai
Favourite BookThe Last Song of Dusk by Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi and The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Boys, Affairs and More
Marital StatusUnmarried
Affairs/BoyfriendsNot Known
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net Worth$12 million

Ekta Kapoor

Some lesser known facts about Ekta Kapoor

  • Does Ekta Kapoor smoke?: No
  • Does Ekta Kapoor drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Ekta stated producing TV serial at the age of 19, after her father’s suggestion.
  • Majority of her TV serials begin with K, as she considers it lucky for her.
  • As MD of Balaji Telefilms she has produced around 25 successful TV serials till 2015 with earning of around 500 Crore (INR) from it.
  • She launched stars like Vidya Balan, Sushant Singh Rajput, Prachi Desai, Ram Kapoor, Rajeev Khandelwal and Ronit Roy.
  • She always wears black platform heels on events or functions as suggested by an astrologer.
  • She has fear of heights, darkness and helicopters.
  • Actress Anita Hassanandani initially changed her name to Natassha for movies on her suggestion.
  • She isn’t seen much in public events, but she is considered as a party animal.
  • She is spiritual, has huge faith in astrology, numerology and considers 3,6 and 9 as her lucky numbers.
  • She is an animal lover and although she has a pet dog called Lafro, but she has a habit of adopting stray dogs, and has many of them.
  • She does charities for older women.
  • She loves listening to old songs and ghazals, and is a huge fan of Kishore Kumar’s songs.
  • Her favourite TV serial is USA’s Shameless.

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