Rajesh Khanna

Other names of Rajesh Khanna: Jatin Khanna,kaka , RK ,The Original King of Romance ,The First Superstar of Hindi Cinema

Born as Jatin Khanna on 29th December 1942, the charismatic actor renamed himself as Rajesh Khanna and shot to fame in Bollywood. He was a man of many talents – he worked as an actor, a director, and as a politician. However, he is best known as India’s original, first and foremost film superstar, with fifteen consecutive blockbuster hit movies within a mere three years. An enigmatic personality, he won over the hearts of millions of Indian women in his day, and charmed generations. Known as the King of Romance in Bollywood, he truly set a benchmark for romantic heroes in the coming eras of film and television. Charming to no end, he debuted in 1966 with the film Akhri Khat, and after that there was no looking back. He quickly became the most popular and highest paid actor in Bollywood, tying at one point with the equally enigmatic Amitabh Bachchan.

He starred in extremely successful and loved films such as Baharon Ke Sapne, Ittefaq,and Aradhana. Aradhana especially was a great milestone for him, shooting him to instant superstar status, showcasing his amazing screen presence, and highlighting his chemistry with his co-actresses brilliantly. The songs of his films became iconic, thanks to the voice of Kishore Kumar Kishore Kumar is an Indian playback singer, who ha >> Read More... , who continued to voice his songs until Kumar’s death in 1987. Rajesh Khanna appeared in some of Bollywood’s most iconic movies like Haathi Mere Saathi, Amar Prem, and Mere Jeevan Saathi. His status as the greatest superstar of Bollywood was cemented. He was also known for his especially adoring and obsessive fans, who very often tried to mob him during his public appearances, chased his car, and married themselves to photographs of him.

Rajesh Khanna’s legacy in Bollywood was so impressive that even after his tragic death on 18th July 2012, he is, even today, regarded as the greatest romantic hero Bollywood had ever witnessed. He was awarded the Padma Bhushan posthumously, and the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Awards bestowed him the title of The First Superstar of Indian Cinema in 2013.

Rajat Kapoor Hindi Actor

Rajat Kapoor

Rajat Kapoor was born on 11 th February 1961, in Delhi, India. He is an actor, director, and screenwriter by occupation. He is married to Meena Agarwal and has two children, Rabia, and Vivan. Rajat Kapoor is a 54 years old actor, director, and screenwriter, born in Delhi. He was mesmerized by the magnificent grandeur of the film industry and decided to choose his career as in actor at the young age of 14. His first experience in acting was when he joined a theater group called Chingari, in Delhi in 1983. He later pursued his passion even further by moving to Pune to attend the Film and Television Institute of India. After graduating, he debuted in parallel cinemas. His first parallel cinema was Khayal Gatha. Even though he was passionate about acting, in the 1990s he shifted his career and started directing and writing. He achieved perfection in this field too. Many of his directed movies won a lot of major awards. His directorial debut in 1997, with Private Detective: Two Plus Two Plus One. He was first cast in the mainstream movie, Dil Chahata Hai, directed by Farhan Akhtar, where he played the role of Preity Zinta’s character’s uncle. This role brought him great acclaim and later he worked for Meera Nair, in her movie Monsoon Wedding. After this, his career accelerated, and he featured in a number of critically acclaimed films like Corporate and Bheja Fry. He also directed many awards winning films such as Raghu Romeo, which won the National Award for the Best Feature Film in Hindi, and his latest directed movie in Ankho Delhi, which was released in 2014 and won Star Screen Award for Best Story and also the Filmfare Award for Best Story. His acting also secured him many prestigious awards. Khayal Gatha won the award for Best Film (Critic). He also starred in the Bengali movie, Iti Mrinalini, against Konkona Sen Sharma, directed by Aparna Sen. He also acted in a number of television drama like Rishtey, Kabhi Kabhi, Agnipariksha, and Amar Prem.

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Rajesh Shringarpure

The above personality reminds us of the mind blowing movie directed by Ram Gopal Verma, ‘Sarkar Raj’. He had played a negative role in that film and had developed craze among the audience for himself. He is a multi-lingual actor, who had acted in many movies in the languages like Marathi film industry, Bollywood and also in the Hollywood film industry. He is popular for his strong muscles and also his great physic. He was also a TV actor who had acted in many serials. They include ‘Sahib Biwi Aur Ghulam,’ co-starred with Raveena Tandon, a popular producer cum model and Ayub Khan, a popular TV actor. Sahara One had telecasted it and was also given an award for the best costumes designing category. The other one includes ‘Saarrthi,’ which was telecasted on Star Plus. In this serial, he had played the role of Lord Krishna. He also acted in the Marathi serial named ‘Char Diwas Sasuche,’ that is telecasted daily in the channel ETV Marathi. The reason for an increase in his fame is the film ‘Zenda’ which is a Marathi film directed by Avadhoot Gupte and was released in the year 2009. The cast consists of Santosh Juvekar, a popular actor, Tejashree Pradhan, a popular actress, Pushkar Shrotri and others. It is a movie based on political drama. The other movie for his popularity is ‘Swarajya Marathi Paul Padate Pudhe,’ a Marathi film. He had made his debut in acting through the movie ‘Sarkar Raj’ in the year 2008. It was a movie directed by the sensational director Ram Gopal Verma. The cast in the film consisted of Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, a famous Bollywood actor, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, a popular actress and others. Rajesh had played a negative role in this movie which was highly praised by the audience. Later on, in the year 2012, he had played the role of Waseem, who is the CIA (Central Intelligence Agency) agent in the movie named ‘Seal Team Six: The Raid on Osama Bin Laden’ which was directed by John Stockwell. Apart from the above movie, he also acted in another Hollywood movie named ‘Gandhi of the Month.’ In this movie, he had acted alongside Harvey Keitel, an American actor cum producer. He also acted in the movie ‘Murder 3’ co-starred with Sara Loren, Aditi Rao Hydari, and several others and had released in the year 2013. He acted in the film ‘Shortcut Romeo’ co-starred with Puja Gupta, Ameesha Patel, and several others and had released in the year 2013. Both of the movies were a disaster at the box office and couldn’t add any flavor to his career.

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Rajesh Shringarpure Hindi Actor