About Randhir Kapoor and Babita
Randhir Raj Kapoor (born 15 February 1947) is an Indian actor, film producer and film director who worked in Hindi cinema. He was an established actor of the 1970s and received two Filmfare Award nominations.Kapoor was born on 15 February 1947 in Karunakaran Maternity home, Matunga, Bombay, Bombay Presidency, India (now known as Mumbai, Maharashtra) to Punjabi Hindu parents. He is the eldest son of actor and filmmaker Raj Kapoor and his wife Krishna Kapoor.Kapoor first appeared as a child artist in Shree 420 (1955) and Do Ustad (1959). He became an assistant director with the film Jhuk Gaya Aasman (1968), starring Rajendra Kumar in 1968. Randhir Kapoor made his acting and directorial debut with Kal Aaj Aur Kal (1971), which also starred his wife, father, and grandfather. The film, produced under the R.K banner, was an average success.
Babita Hari Shivdasani (born 20 April 1947), also known simply as Babita or Babita Kapoor, is a former Indian actress who appeared in Hindi-language films. The daughter of actor Hari Shivdasani, she is the first cousin of her contemporary actress Sadhana Shivdasani. Her debut film was the successful drama Dus Lakh (1966), but it was the romantic thriller Raaz (1967), opposite Rajesh Khanna, that gained her recognition.Babita was born in Bombay to actor Hari Shivdasani, who was from a Sindhi Hindu family (settled in Bombay prior to and after the partition of India) and a British Christian mother, Barbara Shivdasani.
Randhir Kapoor and Babita love story
Actor Randhir Kapoor and actress Babita fell in love at the moment. Randhir and Babita often appear at parties and together with friends. Randhir told his father Raj Kapoor about his relationship with Babita. Raj Kapoor said, “I will give Babita a role in the film but I cannot accept her as my daughter-in-law.” On the other hand, Babita was repeatedly telling Randhir to marry her. The two fell in love so much that Randhir agreed to break up with his family to marry Babita. Randhir once again asked Raj Kapoor. Raj Kapoor agreed but laid down a condition.Raj Kapoor said, “I approve of this marriage but I have a condition. If you both want to get married, Babita will have to stop working in cinema.”Randhir and Babita were in love with each other. Babita gave up her career for marriage and got married on November 6, 1971.
Randhir Kapoor and Babita marriage
Kapoor married actress Babita, the daughter of actor Hari Shivdasani, on 6 November 1971 when he was 24 after co-starring with her in Kal Aaj Aur Kal, as the couple fell in love during the shooting of this film.The event was held in a very simple manner. Only a small congregation was present.
Randhir Kapoor and Babita childrens
They have two children, actresses Karisma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor.