Raj Kapoor was a renowned actor, director, and producer of Bollywood cinema. He was given the title of “The Showman” as his film attracted a huge number of audiences from Asia and Europe. He was honored with the Padma Bhushan and Dadasaheb Phalke Award for his contribution to Indian cinema.

The Indian Film Industry gave him the title of Clarke Gable of India. His parents Prithviraj Kapoor One of the most notable names in the Indian film i >> Read More... and Ramsarni Kapoor named him as Ranbir Raj Kapoor. He was born on December 14, 1924, in Peshawar province of Pakistan. He studied in Colonel Brown Cambridge School in Dehradun and then finished his graduation from St Xavier’s Collegiate School.

In 1935 at the age of 10 he made his debut with the movie ‘Inquilab’. He reached the pinnacle of success with his film ‘Neel Kamal’ in 1947 where he starred opposite to ‘ Madhubala Madhubala is regarded as the Venus of Indian cinem >> Read More... ’. The movies ‘Awaara’ and ‘Boot Polish’ were nominated for the Palme d’Or grand prize at Cannes Film Festival. The establishment of R.K. Films in 1948 allowed him to make his debut as director and hero in ‘Aag’. He also directed and starred alongside Dilip Kumar Muhammad Yusuf Khan was born on the 11th of Decemb >> Read More... in the movie ‘ Andaz Click to look into! >> Read More... ’. He has produced and starred in several hits like ‘Barsaat’, ‘Awaara’, ‘Shree 420’, ‘Chori Chori’, ‘Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai’, ‘Mera Naam Joker’, ‘Kal Aaj Aur Kal’.

In 1960 his movie ‘Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai’ won the Filmfare Award For Best Film, it was directed by his long time cinematographer Radhu Karmakar. His son Rishi Kapoor Rishi Kapoor is an actor born in the prominent Kap >> Read More... made his acting debut through ‘Mera Naam Joker’ though the movie was a flop but it is regarded as a classic till date. Kapoor launched his eldest son Randhir Kapoor Randhir Kapoor was born on the 15th of February 19 >> Read More... with the movie ‘Kal Aaj Aur Kal’ where Raj Kapoor acted beside his father, the legendary Prithviraj Kapoor. The movie is about the clash of three generations.

The films directed by him also focused on the hardships faced by women and were more focused on women. ‘ Satyam Shivam Sundaram 'Satyam Shivam Sundaram' was a Telugu lang >> Read More... ’, ‘Prem Rog’, ‘Ram Teri Ganga Maili’ are some of this kind of films which featured renowned actresses Zeenat Aman Zeenat Aman is a trendsetter and the most versatil >> Read More... , Padmini Kolhapure Padmini Kolhapure is an Indian Bollywood actress d >> Read More... , ‘ Mandakini Mandakini was born as Yasmin Joseph on July 30, 19 >> Read More... ’ respectively.

Raj Kapoor had chronic Asthma problem. In 1988 when he was being honored with the Dadasaheb Phalke Award he collapsed onstage and passed away after a few days. With his death, the Indian Film Industry lost one of its greatest showmen who left his behind his legacy.

Rajit Kapur Hindi Actor

Rajit Kapur

Rajit Kapur is a famous Indian actor most known for his award-winning portrayal of Mahatma Gandhi in the 1996 film, ‘The Making of the Mahatma.’ And the detective television series, ‘Byomkesh Bakshi’ based on the character created by Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay the series was directed by Basu Chatterjee, the series was so popular that Rajit said, that people often mistaken him to be solving a murder mystery even when he visited a restaurant. Rajit Kapur won the National Film Award for the Best Actor in the 1996 film The Making of the Mahatma, and his role was highly acclaimed both by the critics and the people. He was awarded as the Best Actor in the Kerala State Film Award for his film Agni Sakshi in the year 1999. He was also awarded as the Best Actor in the Imagine India Film Festival, Spain for Best Actor for his film Do Paise Ki Dhoop, Chaar Aane Ki Baarish in 2010, where he moved hearts with his prowess. He was born on May 22, 1960 in Amritsar, and loves theater, and enjoys English plays such as Class of 84. However, he has said to have commented that Delhi audience has no respect for theaters, after the screening of his adult play, ‘Mahua,’ where he was a director. The thing that irked him was that people had to be asked to leave for either being underage or bringing the children to the play despite the fact that the play was highly publicized to be an adult. Rajit is also known for his recent roles in films such as Roy, Kick, Singh Saab the Great, Shaitan, Guzaarish, Well Done Abba and Zubeidaa. His film Phir Se... Is soon to be released. However, he says that he is waiting for tough characters and would not mind doing even a two-minute roll if the roll is meaningful.

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Rajkummar Rao

Raj Kumar Yadav, also known as Rajkummar Rao, started his Hindi film career from the movie, Love Sex aur Dhokha, in the year 2010, but the movie that got him critical and public acclaim was Kai Po Che, for which he received the Filmfare Award for the Best Supporting Actor, in the year 2013. He has not looked back since then, and has received Filmfare Best Critics Award for Best Actor and National Film Award for the depiction of the lawyer, Shahid Azmi, in the movie, ‘Shahid’, that released in the year 2013. Since then he has starred in numerous Hindi films, and has established a unique style of acting and an intense position in the industry. Rajkummar Rao hails from Gurgaon, Haryana, and started playing characters since he was in 10th class. After completing his schooling from Gurgaon, Rajkummar graduated from Delhi University, and it was here that he decided that he was made for films when he enrolled himself at the Films and Television Institute, Pune. He met his current wife, Anwita Paul, also named Patralekha. Since then, he moved to Mumbai and has not looked back. Critics have embraced the characters played by Rajkummar Rao, and he has a distinct place in the industry. He is known for his real portrayals and intense themes. As he hails from Gurgaon, he has carried a unique real boy personality that reflects in his characters, and as it is relatable to the people, they like the characters he plays on screen. Another Version of this Bio... 'Raj Kumar Yadav'  is a highly successful and widely known actor of the Indian film industry and has played some different roles. He was born in Gurgaon, Haryana, on 31st of August in the year 1984. He attended schools like Blue Bells Model School. It was during his years in school that he developed his love for theater, acting, and the stage where he performed. Over the years, he realized that he was meant for the field of acting and wanted to establish himself as a successful actor. He, however, continued his studies and graduated from the University of Delhi. After his intense dedication to the field of theater since the age of fifteen, he thought of pursuing his talent further and for this, he went on to graduate, in the year 2008, from an institute in Pune named Films and Television Institute India. Soon after he finished his graduation, he shifted to Mumbai from his previous abode in Pune. He debuted in the film industry with the movie, Love Sex Aur Dhokha, for which he was widely appreciated. After this power-paced debut, Raj Kumar went on to give some highly talented and amazing performances in movies like ‘Queen’, and Kai Po Che, among many others. He played the role of Shahid Azmi in his biopic named, ‘Shahid’. This film, which came out in the year 2013, was one of the finest examples of exemplary art and Raj Kumar was bestowed with various prestigious laurels like the National Award for Best Actor, along with the Filmfare Critics Award for the Best Actor. 'Raj Kumar Yadav' is often citing his name to be Rajkummar Rao. When he confirmed about his name change, he clarified that both Yadav and Rao are surnames that belong to his family. He chose to change his surname, because his mother believes a lot in numerology and this surname felt more promising in terms of his future successes. He will be seen in many upcoming movies like ‘Dangal’, ‘Aligarh’, and Shimla Mirchi, among many others.

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Rajkummar Rao Hindi Actor