New Delhi: Celebrating the event of her father and legendary actor Jeetendra Kapoor’s 79th birth anniversary, Bollywood filmmaker and producer Ekta Kapoor on Wednesday (April seven) penned a heartfelt note for him.
The 45-yr-previous took to her Instagram deal with and shared a video featuring some priceless throwback photographs and movies from her photograph gallery along with the sweetest caption.
Ekta wrote, “Happie bday papa! U r d wind beneath My wings!!! U assisted me develop n supported me when I chose to b a producer! Appreciate is acceptance u taught me that! Appreciate u.”
The video incorporated some unseen images of the veteran actor paying time with his wife Shobha Kapoor and his grandsons- Ravie Kapoor and Laksshya Kapoor.
Proclaimed as ‘Jumping Jack’ of Bollywood, Jeetendra is regarded as one particular of the most thriving stars of Indian cinema.
Jeetendra was born as Ravi Kapoor in Amritsar, Punjab, to Amarnath and Krishna Kapoor, whose business enterprise dealt with imitation jewellery, provided to the movie market.
He attended St Sebastian’s Goan Substantial College in Girgaum, Mumbai with his good friend and late actor Rajesh Khanna, and then studied at Siddharth University in Mumbai.
When supplying jewellery to late Indian filmmaker V. Shantaram, he was chosen to attribute Sandhya’s character’s double in the 1959 film ‘Navrang’.
The ‘Caravan’ actor acquired the initial important break of his movie job with V. Shantaram`s ‘Boond Jo Ban Gayee Moti’ in 1967.
Nevertheless, it was the 1967 movie ‘Farz’ that served as his stepping stone to good results.The T-shirt and white sneakers he picked up from a retail shop for the ‘Mast Baharon Ka Key Aashiq’ dance quantity in ‘Farz’, grew to become his trademark.
‘Farz’ was followed by movies this kind of as ‘Caravan’ and ‘Humjoli’, in which Jeetendra had far more dance numbers.No matter whether it is his badminton design sporty dancing in ‘Dhal Gaya Din’, the hook dance techniques in ‘Naino Mein Sapna’ and the PT design dancing in ‘Taki Taki’, the Jumping Jack of Bollywood nailed it all.
Soon after providing his glorious 50 many years, as an actor in Bollywood, the senior star is at the moment embracing his grandfatherhood in Mumbai with his grandkids, Ravie Kapoor and Laksshya Kapoor. The senior actor also serves as the chairman of the Balaji Telefilms, Balaji Movement Pics and ALT Enjoyment.