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.
Harpreet Kaur updated the Blog
on Oct 03, 2013 , 03:13 pm
Ranbir Kapoor: Too good to play ‘Besharam’
Ranbir Kapoor has made a mark for himself in the film industry with roles that he has played. What’s strange is how the same person who chooses a movie like ‘Barfi’ would pick this movie? Directed by Abhinav Singh Kashyap, Besharam brings together the Kapoor family on-screen for the first time. Interestingly, Abhinav Singh Kashyap tries to go the Dabangg way all over again, but what he forgets is that for pulling off all the nonsensical scenes and dialogues, you need Salman Khan and more »
Sagar Potnis started the Discussion
on Sep 27, 2013 , 11:35 am
Will the Kapoor magic work in Besharam?
The Kapoor family lineage has made a grand name in the Indian film industry, so much so, that it is often called the first family in Bollywood. The Kapoor family trio- Neetu and Rishi Kapoor together with their son Ranbir Kapoor; makes their first more »
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