PRITHVIRAJ KAPOOR

  • Kapoors' ancestral home in Peshawar crumbling: Report July 20, 2014

    Islamabad: The dilapidated ancestral home of Indian film industry's celebrated Kapoor family in Pakistan's northwestern city of Peshawar may crumble soon, according to a media report. The Kapoors lived in Dhakki near Peshawar's Qissa Khwani Bazaar the famous street of storytellers before partition. A Dawn report today delved on...
  • Being a Kapoor, acting is genetic: Kareena Kapoor May 9, 2013

    Mumbai: When Kareena Kapoor says that acting is in her genes, the actress, who represents the fourth generation of her family, is absolutely right as the Kapoor family enjoys about an 85year long association with arclight, greasepaint and camera. It was Kareena's greatgrandfather Prithviraj Kapoor who laid down the foundation of...
  • 100 Years of Indian Cinema: The founding fathers March 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Hrishikesh Mukherjee made the surname Bhatavdekar memorable in his 1983 film 'Rang Birangi' in which the legendary Utpal Dutt played the character of inspector Dhurandar Bhatavdekar, but there was another Bhatavdekar who made a name for himself in the nascent era of Indian cinema. The forefathers: Harishchandra Sakharam Bhatavdekar...
  • Bollywood 'Walk of the Stars' begin with Kapoors March 28, 2012

    Mumbai: The popular Kapoor family of Bollywood will be felicitated with tiles and two statues at the inauguration of UTV Stars' property 'Walk of the Stars' at the Bandra Bandstand Promenade here Wednesday. The property, akin to the Hollywood Walk of Fame, will be launched in the company of Kareena Kapoor...
  • A love saga: MughaleAzam August 9, 2010

    MughaleAzam starring Dhilip Kumar, Madhubala and Prithviraj Kapoor completes 50 years this year. Take a look... ...
  • Kapoor Kids who stayed away from Bollywood April 25, 2010

    Leaving aside Ranbir, Kareena and Karisma, some members of the third and fourth generation of India's first film family, the Kapoors, chose to stay away from the arclights. A few of them did try their hand at acting, but decided it was not for them. Let's take a look at...
  • We will revive the RK banner: Ranbir Kapoor April 16, 2010

    Ranbir Kapoor has stepped up efforts to revive his late grandfather, the legendary Raj Kapoors R.K. Films banner. Though the actor has denied playing the late star filmmaker in a new film, he says the family has zeroed in on some scripts for a home production. "There has been a lot...