Actress Neetu Kapoor wished veteran actor Jeetendra with a throwback photo of her late husband, actor Rishi Kapoor, Jeetendra, and actor Rakesh Roshan. On Wednesday, Jeetendra turned 79 years old.
Neetu posted the photo to her Instagram Stories on Wednesday evening and captioned it, “Happy birthday Bhappa Jeetendra Loads of love.” The three friends can be seen posing together at party. While Rishi dons a dark blue sweatshirt and Rakesh is wearing a white t-shirt, Jeetendra can be seen all suited up. Rakesh is seen holding a plate of food in his hand, in the picture.”
Earlier this day Ekta Kapoor, Jeetendra’s daughter, posted a video with invaluable throwbacks and images from the photo gallery and her sweetest caption.She wrote, “Happie bday papa! U r d wind beneath My wings!!! U helped me grow n supported me when I chose to b a producer! Love is acceptance u taught me that! Love u.”
Jeetendra Kapoor was born Ravi Kapoor in Amritsar, Punjab, and his family’s only link to the film industry was that they supplied artificial gems to the industry. Although working as a jewellery supplier for late Indian filmmaker V Shantaram, he was chosen to play Sandhya’s character’s double in the 1959 film Navrang. In 1967, the actor received his first big break in film with V Shantaram’s Boond Jo Ban Gayee Moti. However, it was the 1967 film Farz that acted as a springboard to popularity for him
The senior star lives a calm life with his family in Bollywood after 50 years. In Mumbai. He is the chairman of the Balaji Telefilms, Balaji Motion Pictures, and ALT Entertainment companies.