Rajiv Kapoor (Actor) Age, Wife, Family, Biography, Controversies, Facts & More

Rajiv Kapoor

Full NameRajiv Kapoor
ProfessionActor, Director, Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 170 cm
in meters- 1.7 m
in feet inches- 5’ 6”
Weight (approx.)in Kilograms- 80 kg
in Pounds- 176 lbs
Eye ColourBrown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth25 August 1962
Age (as in 2017) 55 Years
Birth PlaceChembur, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
Nationality Indian
HometownMumbai, India
SchoolNot known
CollegeNot known
Educational QualificationNot known
DebutFilm: Ek Jaan Hain Hum (1983, Actor)
Rajiv Kapoor- Ek Jaan Hain Hum (Actor, 1983)
Director: PremGranth (1996)
Rajiv Kapoor- PremGranth (Director, 1996)
Producer: Henna (1991)
Rajiv Kapoor - Henna (Producer, 1991)
FamilyFather- Late Raj Kapoor (Actor, Filmmaker)
Rajiv Kapoor's Father - Raj-Kapoor
Mother- Krishna Kapoor
Rajiv Kapoor's Mother- Krishna Kapoor
Brothers- Rishi Kapoor and Randhir Kapoor
Rajiv Kapoor (Middle) with His Brothers Rishi Kapoor (Left) and Randhir Kapoor (Right)
Sisters- Rima Jain, Ritu Nanda
Rajiv Kapoor's Sisters- Rima Jain (left) and Ritu-Nanda (right)
AddressR K Studios, Chembur, Mumbai 400071
ControversiesIn 'Ram Teri Ganga Maili,' Mandakini and Rajiv Kapoor had some scenes that were considered inappropriate for the audience.
Rajiv Kapoor with Mandakini in the movie,'Ram Teri Ganga Maili'
Favourite Things
Favourite ActorRaj Kapoor
Favourite ActressNot Known
Favourite FilmBollywood: Mera Naam Joker (1970)
Favourite FoodKhichadi and Seafood (Especially: Crabs, Prawns, and Fish)
Favourite DrinkWhiskey and Beer
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusDivorced
Affairs/Girlfriends Nagama (Nandita Arvind Morarji-Indian Actress and Active Politician)
Rajiv Kapoor's X-Girl Friend- Nagama
Trishna (Meena Kanwar- Indian Actress and daughter of the Director Sohanlal Kanwar)
Divya Rana (Bollywood Actress, Photographer and Ceramic Sculpturer)
Rajiv Kapoor's X- Girlfriend- Divya Rana
Wife/SpouseAarti Sabharwal (Architect, Divorced-2003)
Rajiv Kapoor and Aarti Sabharwal
Marriage DateYear 2001
ChildrenNot Known
Money Factor
Net Worth (Approx.) 48346410.10 Rs.

Rajiv Kapoor

    Some Lesser Known Facts about Rajiv Kapoor

  • Does Rajiv Kapoor drink alcohol? : Yes
  • Dees Rajiv Kapoor smoke? : Not known
  • As a child, he liked to watch the Zalzala (1988); inspired by Mackenna’s Gold (1969).
  • He is the grandson of famous Bollywood actor Prithviraj Kapoor. Actor Ranbir Kapoor is his nephew, actress Neetu Singh and Babita are his sister-in-laws; Shashi Kapoor and Shammi Kapoor (Hindi movie actors) are his paternal uncles and renowned Bollywood actresses Kareena and Karishma are his nieces. Rajiv Kapoor With His Family
  • In 1983, he started his career from the film ‘Ek Jaan Hai Hum’, and then acted in the films ‘Lava’, ‘Aasman’, ‘Ram Teri Ganga Maili’, ‘Zabardast’, ‘Preeti’, ‘Shukriya’, Mera Saathi’, ‘Zalzala’, ‘Hum To Chale Pardes’, Naag Nagin’ and ‘Zimmedar.’
  • After this, in his production career; he produced the films ‘Henna’, ‘Aa Ab Laut Chalen’, ‘Prem Granth’, and directed the movies like ‘Prem Granth’ and ‘Biwi O Biwi.’
  • His last movie as an actor was ‘Zimmedar’ (1990). Rajiv Kapoor's Last Movie- Zimmedaar (1990)
  • As an assistant director, he worked in the movies like ‘Prem Rog’ and ‘Biwi O Biwi’.
  • He is also a distant relative of Bollywood actor Prem Chopra (Raj Kapoor was married to Prem Chopra’s wife’s sister Krishna).
  • He is the cousin of Ajay Kapoor (executive director of ‘Indra Media Pvt Ltd,’ head programmer of ‘Zee Sports’, creative director of ‘Nimbus Television,’ producer of ‘Ten Sports’ and producer of several series of dramas).
  • After marriage, Rajiv Kapoor and Aarti Sabharwal started living separately due to some unknown reasons, and after two years they divorced each other with mutual consent.
  • He loves food and likes to eat with his family members. Rajiv Kapoor With His Family Members
  • He likes the movie ‘Mera Naam Joker’ (1970) so much that he has watched it more than 150 times, last so far.

  • Allegedly, he had a solid relationship with Nagama (Indian Actress and Active Politician) during his directorial film ‘Premgranth.’ Similarly, Divya Rana (Bollywood Actress, Photographer, and Ceramic Sculpturer) was believed to be very close to him during her movies ‘Ram Teri Ganga Maili’ and ‘Ek Jaan Hain Hum.’