It's not for nothing that the Kapoors are Bollywood's first family. With four generations of the same family making their mark on 70mm, there is no other filmi family quite like this in the world. With patriarch Prithviraj Kapoor entering the film industry during the silent era to the likes of Rishi Kapoor, Bollywood's original chocolate boy hero. Film and theatre have gone hand in hand for this illustrious family. The famous Prithvi theatre was the brain child of Shashi Kapoor and his wife Jennifer Kendall. With over a century of hit films under their belts, the Kapoors are truly India's first and only truly filmi family.
The three Kapoor brother, Shammi, Shashi and Raj were the pillars of the Hindi film industry and covered theatre, films, direction and production between them. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images more »
Karisma Kapoor often informally referred to as Lolo, is an Indian actress who appears in Bollywood films. Part of the Kapoor Family, she is the daughter of actors Randhir Kapoor and Babita. In 1996 Kapoor earned her first Filmfare Award for Best more »
Shailendra Dhodi - Most unseen photos of Kapoor family: Ranbir giving away his sister at her wedding
Ranbir Kapoor seen at his sister Riddhima's wedding to Delhi businessman Bharat Sahni. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images more »
Rumour had it that Krishna Kapoor, Raj Kapoor's wife moved out with the kids to a nearby hotel after Raj Kappor's numerous alleged affairs caused a marital rift. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images more »
The Kapoors descended from Prithviraj kapoor who was born in Samundri Lyallpur now in Pakistan. Image courtesy: Procured via Google Images more »