Ekta Kapoor

Ekta Kapoor is one of the prominent faces of the Indian television industry. Jointly managing her production house, Balaji Telefilms since 1994 with sister Shobha Kapoor, she is a leading TV and film producer. She is known to start an era of the golden period of Indian television with the evergreen daily soaps like Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Kaahin Kissii Roz among many others. Some of her recent productions include Ye

Hai Mohabbatein, Kumkum Bhagya, and Kavach. Having produced more than 100 serials, Ekta Kapoor's shows have been widely popular and have been known to have the highest TRPs on television. Her first venture in Bollywood was Kyo Kii... Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta in 2001. Other movies like Kyaa Kool Hai Hum, Shootout at Lokhandwala and Mission Istanbul were welcomed by the audience too and became big hits. Moreover, the 41-year-old producer has also launched her fashion series with Ek Label.

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The rise of spin-offs on Indian television

Rajan Shahi says it is the emotional connect that audiences have with characters which works in favour of spin-offs.

Karan Kundrra and Naghma Rizwan to star in ALTBalaji's It Happened in Calcutta

Set in '60s-'70s in the 'city of joy’, ALTBalaji's new web series It Happened in Calcutta will revolve around a young girl Kusum (newbie Naghma Rizwan), who aspires to become a doctor. Karan Kundrra will play the male lead.


Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi: 19 years later, here's what I remember of the show

The favourite Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi plot point was plastic surgery. Whenever an actor decided to leave, his/her character met with an accident, was declared dead and returned after a few episodes with a new face.

Mental Hai Kya is sensitive towards the issue of mental illness: Ekta Kapoor

In April, Mental Hai Kya faced criticism from psychiatrists and mental health experts for being derogatory to those suffering from mental illnesses, following which they demanded a change in the title of the film.

Ekta Kapoor's MOM Mission Over Mars features wrong rocket on its poster

In a tweet last week, Ekta Kapoor announced the launch of MOM Mission Over Mars that revolves around the story of four women scientists who were involved in India's Mars Orbiter Mission launched in 2013. Actors Sakshi Tanwar, Mona Singh, Nidhi Singh and Palomi Ghosh star in the show for ALTBalaji streaming platform.

Bipasha Basu, Hina Khan and others congratulate Karan Singh Grover on his new journey as Mr Bajaj

Karan Singh Grover is coming back to television as Mr Bajaj in Kasautii Zindagii Kay reboot. Wife Bipasha Basu shared a heartwarming post on Instagram.


Happy Birthday Ekta Kapoor: Smriti Irani, Mouni Roy and others wish the soap queen

It is soap queen and producer Ekta Kapoor's birthday today. On the special day, a host of celebrities wished Ekta via social media.

Happy Birthday Ekta Kapoor: How life has changed for the new mom

On Ekta Kapoor's birthday, we take a look at what the producer said about living life as a new mother.

Naagin 4 teaser: Fight for Naagmani to get even more 'poisonous'

Naagin is the story of a shape-shifting snake and everyone who wronged her. The franchise series started in 2015 with Mouni Roy playing the lead role of Shivanya.

Naagin 3 finale teaser: Ekta Kapoor show to have 'epic' end

Naagin 3 finale teaser: The latest promo promises that some secrets of the past will be unraveled in the finale episode. The biggest of them being Sheshaa's (Adaa Khan) confession.

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Celebrity social media photos: Ranveer Singh, Divyanka Tripathi and others

From Ranveer Singh to Ram Gopal Varma, celebrities shared photos on their social media handles today.

Kasautii Zindagii Kay: Parth, Erica, Karan and Ekta's Switzerland trip is all about fun

The team of Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2 including Ekta Kapoor, Parth Samthaan, Erica Fernandez, Pooja Banerjee, Karan Singh Grover and Sahil Anand, all have shared several pictures from their work trip to Switzerland.


Ekta Kapoor birthday bash: Karan Johar, Sidharth Malhotra and a host of TV stars attend

Ekta Kapoor turned 44 on June 7. The producer threw a bash in Mumbai which was attended by the who's who of the entertainment industry.

Celebrity social media photos: Parineeti Chopra, Vicky Kaushal, Ekta Kapoor and others

Ekta Kapoor gave a sneak peek into her birthday dinner and Vicky Kaushal shared a still from his blockbuster hit film Uri: The Surgical Strike.

Jeetendra, Hina Khan, Surbhi Jyoti and others attend Home screening

Hina Khan, Surbhi Jyoti, Aahana Kumra, Jeetendra, Rakesh Roshan, Rithvik Dhanjani, Vivek Dahiya and Karan Kkundra among others attended the screening of Home.

Inside Ekta Kapoor's birthday bash

Ekta Kapoor celebrated her 43rd birthday on Thursday and the photos from the party are here. See inside photos.


Anita Hassanandani celebrates husband Rohit Reddy's birthday with Yeh Hai Mohabbatein team in London

Anita Hassanandani celebrated husband Rohit Reddy's birthday in London on March 22. The entire team of Yeh Hai Mohabbatein had a blast at the birthday celebration.

Indian Wiki Media Digital Awards: From Rajkummar Rao to Nakuul Mehta, here's everyone who attended the event

Indian Wiki Media Digital Awards recognizes content creation excellence in the dynamic digital space, and acknowledges the best in the business. From Ekta Kapoor to Rajkummar Rao, many actors made their presence count at the event.

Sonakshi Sinha, Ekta Kapoor, Vaani Kapoor make merry at Karan Johar’s singles-only party

The single celebrities of Bollywood found joy on Valentine's Day all thanks to Karan Johar. The filmmaker hosted a singles-only party at his residence in Mumbai.

Mouni Roy, Vikas Gupta, Anita Hassanandani and Nimrat Kaur attend Ekta Kapoor's party

Check out the latest pictures from the star-studded night at Ekta Kapoor's house party. Nimrat Kaur, Mouni Roy, Anita Hassanandani among others added glamour to the event.

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Meet the cast of Apharan Sabka Katega, Arunoday Singh, Mahie Gill, ALTBalaji

The cast of ATLBalaji’s new web series, Apharan Sabha Katega, talks about the show, their experience of working together and what would they demand as ransom if they kidnap each other.