Have you seen these candid pictures of Randhir Kapoor?

Updated: 14 February, 2020 16:32 IST
  • Randhir Kapoor with the Kapoor family

    Born on February 15, 1947, Randhir Kapoor is the eldest son of filmmaker Raj Kapoor and his wife Krishna Raj Kapoor. Clockwise from left Sajjan, Raj Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor, Shashi Kapoor. A young Randhir Kapoor is sitting on grandfather, Prithviraj Kapoor's lap (All photos/mid-day archives and Instagram)

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  • Randhir Kapoor

    After working as a child artiste in Shree 420 and Do Ustad, Randhir Kapoor made his acting and directorial debut with a leading role in the family drama Kal Aaj Aur Kal, a box office success.

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  • Randhir Kapoor

    Two of Randhir Kapoor's films, Lafange and Ponga Pandit, were huge hits and have earned cult status. He was nominated for a Filmfare award for Best Supporting Actor for the film Kasme Vaade.

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  • Randhir Kapoor and Rishi Kapoor

    Randhir Kapoor has worked with his brother Rishi and Rajiv in several films. If not as an actor, then as a filmmaker.

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  • Randhir Kapoor

    Randhir Kapoor has donned several hats - one of being a filmmaker and that of an actor as well.

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  • Randhir Kapoor

    Randhir Kapoor has often admitted that he can never be as flamboyant or social as his younger brother, Rishi Kapoor. Randhir is in fact, a quiet man and who likes to keep his personal life to himself

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  • Randhir Kapoor

    Randhir Kapoor is considered an under-rated actor by many because his talent definitely got overshadowed his popular family.

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  • Randhir Kapoor

    Randhir Kapoor married his Kal Aaj Aur Kal co-star Babita Shivdasani. The two separated but never divorced.

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  • Randhir Kapoor with Kareena, Karisma and Babita

    Babita and Randhir Kapoor are parents to Karisma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan, both of whom are leading actresses in Bollywood.

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  • Randhir Kapoor with Kareena, Karisma

    Even though Randhir Kapoor and Babita have separated, Randhir remains close to both his daughters - Karisma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan.

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  • Randhir Kapoor

    However, Randhir Kapoor never married nor was in news for any link-ups just as Babita.

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  • Randhir Kapoor with Jaaved Jafferi

    Although Babita left him so her daughters could pursue their careers, Randhir Kapoor eventually got around and supported their careers.

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  • Randhir Kapoor

    Randhir Kapoor feels thankful for having a beautiful and talented family. "I'm grateful to have a lovely wife and kids like Kareena and Karisma. They're wonderful and I'm blessed to have received the opportunity to be a father to them."

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  • Randhir Kapoor

    Randhir Kapoor once said that he doesn't want to marry again and hence never divorced Babita. The two still enjoy spending time together and are often seen at family get-togethers.

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  • Randhir Kapoor with Rishi Kapoor, Nadeem Saifi

    This is a rare picture of Randhir Kapoor with his younger brother Rishi Kapoor and music director Nadeem Saifi, while they were recording the music of Aa Ab Laut Chalein.

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  • Randhir Kapoor in a still from a film

    On the work front, Randhir Kapoor had returned to acting with films such as Housefull and Action Replay. Pictured: Randhir Kapoor, Seema Biswas, Heera Rajagopal and Shilpa Shirodkar in a still from 'Ladies Only'.

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  • Randhir Kapoor and Rishi Kapoor

    Randhir Kapoor, unlike Rishi Kapoor, is also away from social media.

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  • Kapoor Family

    The Kapoor family is considered the first family of the film industry and they continue their traditions of celebrating several festivals together as one extended family.

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  • Kapoor Family

    This one's from one of the Christmas brunches of the Kapoor family. Randhir Kapoor's uncle Shashi Kapoor who passed away in 2017 is seen posing with the entire family.

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  • Randhir Kapoor

    Here's wishing a very happy birthday to Randhir Kapoor!

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  • Randhir Kapoor and family

    Randhir Kapoor also often goes on a yearly holiday with daughters Kareena-Karisma and the extended family. This photo was shared by Karisma Kapoor on her Instagram in July 2019. The family had gone on their annual holiday to London. The Kapoors are often known to take vacations in the British capital.

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About The Gallery

Randhir Kapoor who turns 73 on Saturday (February 15), is one of the most underrated actors in Bollywood, who got overshadowed by his talented siblings and family members. Let's take a look at his cinematic journey through pictures

First Published: 15 February, 2019 16:35 IST