Rajiv Kapoor is born as the youngest son of the famous actor Raj Kapoor and is the grandson of one of the pioneers of Indian movie industry, Prithvi Raj Kapoor. He was born in the Kapoor family on 25th August 1962 at their home in Mumbai.

Apart from him being a Kapoor, he is also known because of his involvement in the movie business. He is an actor, producer and a director himself and has worked on many movies.

Rajiv Kapoor in one of his movies.

Caption: Rajiv Kapoor in one of his movies.

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Rajiv started off his career with the movie “Ek Jaan Hain Humin the year 1983. Even though his first movie wasn’t  much of a success, his second movie “Ram Teri Ganga Maili” where his father Raj Kapoor debuted as a director himself was a big hit. This movie got him a huge exposure which landed him with offers from various other movies like “Zimmedaar”, “Naag Nagin”, “Hum to Chale Pardes”, “Shukriyaa” and so on.

Apart from his acting career, Rajiv has also involved himself as a producer in various movies like “Aa Ab Laut Chalen”, “Prem Granth” and “Henna”, which not only helped him gain more success but also helped him to accumulate quite a bit of money.

Rajiv Kapoor has also indulged himself in the Bollywood industry as a director. He directed the movie “Prem Granth” (1996) which was a huge hit back then. He has also helped to direct movies like “Prem Rog” and “Biwi O Biwi” as an assistant director.

Through his career in Bollywood, he has been able to accumulate some awards like Filmfare award and also has managed to win hearts of many people.

Rajiv Kapoor in an event

Caption: Rajiv Kapoor in an event

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Rajiv Kapoor’s relationship and marriage.

Rajiv Kapoor was once married to an architect Aarti Sabharwal in the year 2001, however, their marriage didn’t go well and they divorced in the year 2003.  Since their marriage didn’t last that long, there is no information about any children from their marriage.

Apart from his marriage, there are rumors of his relationship with many other women like actress Nandita Arvind Morarji, Divya Rana, and Trishna.

According to some tabloid sites, he is currently single and enjoying the life of a bachelor.


Rajiv Kapoor certainly had a successful life in Bollywood and even though, there is no information on his net worth, with such successful career we speculate he is rolling in the eight-figure range.