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Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

Bio/Wiki
Full Name Ekta Ravi Kapoor
Profession TV and Film Producer
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.) in centimeters– 163 cm
in meters– 1.63 m
in feet inches– 5’ 4”
Weight (approx.) in kilograms– 58 kg
in pounds– 128 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx.) 35-28-35
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Career
Debut Film: Kyo Kii… Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta (2001)
TV: Mano Ya Na Mano (1995)
Awards • Indo-American Society Award for the Most Outstanding Woman Entrepreneur (2010)

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

• Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award for Iconic Film and Television Producer (2012)
• IMPACT’s 50 Award for the Most Influential Women in Media, Marketing and Advertising (2016)
• Indian Television Academy Award for the Sterling Icon of Entertainment (2017)
• Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award for Most Inspiring Icon of the Year (2018)
• Forbes Tycoon of Tomorrow Award for Icon of Excellence (2018)
• Business Today Award for Most Powerful Woman in Indian Business (2019)

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

• Hindustan Times Business Award for Business Icon of Continent (2019)
• ET Business Award for Content Creator of the Year (2019)
• HT Most Stylish Film Maker of the Year (2019)

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

Personal Life
Date of Birth 7 June 1975
Age (as in 2020) 45 Years
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra India
Zodiac sign Gemini
Nationality Indian
Hometown Mumbai, Maharashtra India
School Bombay Scottish School, Mumbai
College/University Mithibai College, Mumbai
Educational Qualification Not Known
Religion Hinduism
Caste Khatri
Hobbies Reading
Controversies • In 2007, Smriti Irani made an exit from Ekta’s serial “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi” after a clash with Ekta. However, she was later brought back to the serial in 2008 due to fall in the ratings of the show.
• Actor Pulkit Samrat who made an exit from the serial “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi” had some payment issues with Ekta. He filled a case against Balaji Telefilms for not clearing his pending payments and also not allowing him to work on some other projects.
• A protest was carried out by the Rajput Kshatriya Akhil Bharatiya Chatariya Sabha against the TV serial “Jodha Akbar” as they thought that false facts were being presented by Ekta in her serial.
• Kapoor is often criticised for her dressing style as she flaunts clothes which are either uncomfortable or not appreciated by the people.
• Ekta is also criticised for the nudity clause in her contract. she has added the clause to prevent actors backing out from doing any intimate scene or provocative dialogue in the script.
• She also had a feud with Rajeev Khandelwal. Khandelwal who came into the limelight with Ekta’s serial “Kahiin Toh Hoga” openly said that he does not need Ekta to become big. The fight worsened when Rajeev made a negative remark on Ekta’s TV programming. However, they patched up after some time.
• After the rumours of the film Drishyam’s resemblance to the Japanese Novel ‘The Devotion of Suspect X, Kapoor sent a legal notice to the makers of Drishyam claiming the ownership of its copyrights. This gave rise to many controversies.
Relationships & More
Marital Status Unmarried
Affairs/Boyfriends Not Known
Family
Children Son– Ravie (via surrogacy, born in 2019)
Parents Father– Jeetendra (Actor)

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

Mother– Shobha Kapoor (Producer)

Siblings Brother– Tusshar Kapoor (Younger, Actor)

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

Sister– None

Favourite Things
Favourite Food Chocolate
Favourite Actors Hrithik Roshan, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan
Favourite Actresses Priyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor, Sakshi Tanwar
Favourite Director Wong Kar-Wai
Favourite Books The Last Song of Dusk by Siddharth Dhanvant Shanghvi, The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
Favourite Colour White
Favourite TV Serial Shameless (USA)
Favourite Politician Narendra Modi
Style Quotient
Car Collection • BMW
• Mercedes

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

• Ford
• Jaguar

Assets/Properties • A luxury flat in Mumbai worth Rs. 7 crore
• Balaji Telefilms office in Andheri West, Mumbai
• Personal investment Rs. 43 crores
Money Factor
Salary/Income (approx.) Rs. 5.5 crore
Net Worth (approx.) Rs. 85 crore

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

Some lesser known facts about Ekta Kapoor

  • Does Ekta Kapoor smoke?: No
  • Does Ekta Kapoor drink alcohol?: Not Known
  • Ekta Kapoor was born to Jeetendra and Sobha Kapoor in Mumbai.

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

Ekta Kapoor in her childhood

  • She began her internship with the ad and feature filmmaker, Kailash Surendranath at the age of 15.
  • Ekta stated producing TV serial at the age of 19, after her father’s suggestion.
  • Majority of her TV serials begin with K, as she considers it lucky for her.
  • As MD of Balaji Telefilms, she has produced around 25 successful TV serials till 2015 with earnings of around 500 Crore (INR) from it.
  • Kapoor has launched films like “Love Sex Aur Dhokha,” “Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai,” “Shor in the City,” and “Half Girlfriend.”
  • She has produced more than 130 serials including “Hum Paanch,” “Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki,” “Kyunki Saar Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi,” “Kaahin Kissii Roz,” “Kahiin To Hoga,” “Kasauti Zindagii Kay,” “Kaahin Kissii Roz,” “Kahiin To Hoga,” “Bade Acche Lagte Hain,” “Kasamh Se,” “Jodha Akbar,” “Ye Hai Mohabbatein,” “Kumkum Bhagya,” “Kasam Tere Pyaar Ki,” and “Kundali Bhagya.”
  • She has launched stars like Vidya Balan, Sushant Singh Rajput, Prachi Desai, Ram Kapoor, Rajeev Khandelwal and Ronit Roy.
  • Ekta has also launched her fashion label, EK which is available at Snapdeal.
  • She always wears black platform heels on events or functions as suggested by an astrologer.
  • She has fear of heights, darkness and helicopters.
  • Actress Anita Hassanandani initially changed her name to Natassha for movies on her suggestion.

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

Ekta Kapoor with Anita Hassanandani

  • She isn’t seen much in public events, but she is considered as a party animal.
  • She is spiritual, has huge faith in astrology, numerology and considers 3,6 and 9 as her lucky numbers.
  • She is an animal lover and although she has a pet dog called Lafro, she has a habit of adopting stray dogs and has many of them.

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

Ekta Kapoor loves dogs

  • She is actively involved in charity for older women.
  • She loves listening to old songs and ghazals and is a huge fan of Kishore Kumar’s songs.
  • Ekta has earned the monikers of “Czarina of television” and “the Queen of India Television.”
  • Ekta is the rakhi sister of Vikas Gupta.

Ekta Kapoor Age, Boyfriend, Family, Children, Biography & More

Ekta Kapoor with Vikas Gupta

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