Rishi Kapoor Height, Weight, Age, Wife, Affairs, Biography, Family & More


Rishi Kapoor

Real NameRishi Kapoor
Physical Stats & More
Heightin centimeters- 173 cm
in meters- 1.73 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 8”
Weightin Kilograms- 88 kg
in Pounds- 194 lbs
Body Measurements- Chest: 45 Inches
- Waist: 38 Inches
- Biceps: 13 Inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
Date of Birth4 September 1952
Age (as in 2017)65 Years
Birth PlaceChembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signVirgo
SignatureRishi Kapoor signature
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolCampion School, Mumbai
CollegeMayo College, Ajmer
Educational QualificationsGraduate
DebutFilm Debut: Mera Naam Joker (1970, as a child actor)
Mera Naam Joker
Bobby (1973, as a lead)
FamilyFather- Late Raj Kapoor (Actor, Filmmaker)
Mother- Krishna Kapoor (Housewife)
Rishi Kapoor parents
Brothers- Randhir Kapoor (Actor), Rajiv Kapoor (Actor)
Rishi Kapoor with his brothers
Sisters- Ritu Nanda, Rima Jain
Rima Jain (left) and Ritu Nanda (right)
AddressKrishna Raj, 27, Pali Hill, Bandra (West), Mumbai
Rishi Kapoor house in Mumbai
HobbiesCollecting sweaters
Controversies• In 2015, his tweet about the fact that he is a beef eating Hindu, created controversy.
Rishi Kapoor beef controversy
• After he had criticized Congress for naming public assets after Gandhi dynasty, the Congress supporters named a public toilet after Rishi Kapoor in response to his tweet.
Rishi Kapoor toilet controversy
• In 2016, Rishi had created problems at actress Asin and Rahul Sharma's marriage. It was said that Rishi was annoyed with the loud music and the lighting at a party at the marriage venue. When things got out of hand, Rahul was forced to intervene. After this incidence, the party lasted for only an hour and a half after Rishi left.
Favourite Things
Favourite FoodYakhni Pulao, Khatti Dal, Fish Fry, Paya, Chinese cuisine
Favourite DrinkBlack Label whisky
Favourite ActorRaj Kapoor
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/Girlfriends Yasmin (Actress)
Dimple Kapadia (Actress)
Rishi Kapoor with Dimple Kapadia
Neetu Singh (Actress)
Wife/SpouseNeetu Singh (Actress, m. 1980-present)
Rishi Kapoor with his wife Neetu Singh
Marriage Date22 January 1980
Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh marriage photo
ChildrenSon- Ranbir Kapoor (Actor)
Rishi Kapoor with his son Ranbir Kapoor
Daughter- Riddhima Kapoor Sahani (Designer)
Rishi Kapoor with his daughter Riddhima
Style Quotient
Car CollectionAudi R8, Mercedes-Benz S-Class (W222), Nissan X-Trail
Rishi Kapoor Nissan X-Trail
Money Factor
SalaryNot Known
Net Worth $40 million

Rishi Kapoor

Some Lesser Known Facts About Rishi Kapoor

  • Does Rishi Kapoor smoke?: No
  • Does Rishi Kapoor drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Rishi won a National Award at the age of 18 for his debut performance in his father Raj Kapoor’s film, Mera Naam Joker.
  • Very few people know that Rishi was first seen in the film Shree 420 (1955) as a toddler in the song “Pyaar Hua Ikraar Hua.” Rishi Kapoor as a toddler in the song Pyaar hua ikraar hua from Shree 420
  • The scene in his debut hit film Bobby (1973) where Rishi meets Dimple in her house, was inspired by the real-life meeting between Raj Kapoor and Nargis.

  • He is considered as the original ‘Prince of Romance’ in Bollywood.
  • In the film Amar Akbar Anthony (1977), Rishi (character Akbar Illahabadi) called Neetu with her real name “Neetu” in the first scene. The scene was accidently not corrected and it is still in the film.
  • His last film as a romantic hero was Karobar (1998).
  • 20 Bollywood actresses made their debuts opposite him.
  • Both Rishi Kapoor and his son Ranbir Kapoor had done a ‘towel dropping’ act in their debut films. Rishi had it in his debut movie Bobby in 1973 while Ranbir had it in Saawariya in 2007.
  • It was Anushka Sharma and Abhishek Bachchan who insisted him to join Twitter.
  • During the making of Kapoor & Sons, he told Karan Johar that he was finding it a very difficult role as it used to take 12-13 hours for him to wear the makeup. Rishi Kapoor make-up for Kapoor & Sons
  • In January 2017, he released his biography, Khullam Khulla: Rishi Kapoor Uncensored.

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