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Rishi Kapoor shares childhood photo; leaves Anil Kapoor nostalgic

November 14, 2019 10:13 am

The throwback photo shared by Rishi Kapoor features him along with friends Boney Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, cousin Aditya Raj Kapoor and producer Tutu Sharma. Clicked by Khalid Mohammed, the photo seems to be taken at a birthday party.

Here’s why Chembur's iconic RK Studios will be missed

May 03, 2019 11:05 pm

Raj Kapoor set up RK Films in 1948 and started constructing RK Studios in Chembur in the 50s. It is often said that the studios was not just his workplace but a “temple” from which the man behind classics like Awaara and Shree 420 drew his sustenance. As the famous studio downs its shutters, we revisit its legacy.

For public viewing: ‘Omit shots of Nimmi resting head on breast of Raj Kapoor, amorous gestures’

April 04, 2019 8:01 am

Now released: Censor board’s orders to filmmakers in early days of Indian cinema

Holi celebrations at the RK Studio over the years, see photos

March 21, 2019 9:27 am

RK Studio hosted some of the biggest Holi parties in Bollywood. These photos from the Express Archives reveal how Holi was an integral part of the studio’s celebrations.

Raj Kapoor: A lonely childhood and a not-so-regular dad

December 14, 2019 12:04 pm

In an interview, Raj's daughter Rima Jain had commented, "Papa was not a regular dad,. Basically, Papa, for us, meant 'entertainment'. Movies, vacations, parties, new outfits...he loved throwing lavish parties."

From the Express Archive: Inside RK Studios

May 03, 2019 1:01 pm

The iconic RK Studios has been sold. Here's looking back at some of the memorable moments spent by the Kapoors and a few other celebrities in the studio.

As Sanjay Dutt gets a biopic, here are other Bollywood celebrities whose life would be perfect for a film

June 28, 2018 11:37 pm

As Sanjay Dutt's life gets translated for the silver screen in Sanju, here's looking at six other Bollywood personalities whose life would make for an intriguing film.

Anil Kapoor remembers showman Raj Kapoor; says he's grateful for his teachings

April 21, 2018 4:57 pm

Anil Kapoor, who will soon be seen in the film Total Dhamaal, recently took to Twitter to share a haunting portrait of the late Raj Kapoor and his wife Krishna Kapoor.

VIDEO: Chinese man sings Raj Kapoor's 'Awara Hoon’ and steals hearts on the Internet

March 24, 2018 5:02 pm

Bollywood's legendary actor Raj Kapoor was internationaly known for his contribution to the Hindi cinema. So, when a Chinese man sang one of his hit songs 'Awara Hoon’, Netizens fell in love with it.

Raj Kapoor's films would have irked today's moral police. Is this the future he dreamed of?

December 14, 2017 8:39 am

Remembering Raj Kapoor: On Raj Kapoor's 93rd birth anniversary, here's looking back at some of his films that would have raised many red flags for the moral police of today.


Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor launch Raj Kapoor: The One and Only Showman

December 15, 2017 11:23 am

On the 93rd birth anniversary of India's greatest showman Raj Kapoor, his children Rishi Kapoor, Randhir Kapoor, Ritu Nanda, Rima Jain and Rajiv Kapoor launched, Raj Kapoor: The One and Only Showman.

Remembering Raj Kapoor on his 93rd birth anniversary

December 14, 2017 11:13 am

Raj Kapoor will forever remain etched in our memory. Whether Awara or Mera Naam Joker, the all-rounder's contribution to Indian cinema remains unmatched.

SRK-Kajol, Salman Khan-Katrina Kaif, Dilip Kumar-Madhubala: Bollywood's golden couples onscreen

December 11, 2015 9:04 am

There are some pairings in Hindi cinema including Shah Rukh Khan- Kajol, Salman Khan-Katrina Kaif, Dilip Kumar Madhubala, Hema Malini-Dharmendra, that struck a chord with audiences and stayed with them after all these years. Here’s a look at Bollywood's golden couples onscreen.

Rare pictures of Raj Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor celebrating Holi

March 05, 2015 1:41 pm

Bollywood actor and legendary Raj Kapoor's youngest son Rishi Kapoor shared a few pictures of the family Holi celebrations on Twitter. Raj Kapoor was known for throwing lavish Holi parties at the famous RK Studio.

Sisters Kareena, Karisma, grandmom and Kapoors for Armaan Jain

June 13, 2014 8:55 pm

Newcomer Armaan Jain's family including grandmother Krishna Raj, cousins Karisma, Kareena, aunt Neetu Singh and uncles Rishi, Randhir and Rajiv were at the music launch concert of Lekar Hum Deewana Dil.

Raj Kapoor’s grandson Armaan Jain, Deeksha Seth croon together

June 07, 2014 11:06 am

Armaan Jain, who is making his Bollywood debut with ‘Lekar Hum Deewana Dil’, was seen singing with his leading lady Deeksha Seth at a radio station