Articles about Boney Kapoor

Boney Kapoor is a leading Indian film producer born on November 11, 1955. He is the elder brother of Bollywood actors Anil Kapoor and Sanjay Kapoor. Some of his major productions include Bollywood films like ‘Mr. India’, ‘No Entry’, and ‘Judaai’, among others. Interestingly, ‘Mr. India’ was declared as one of the 100 Greatest Indian Films of All Time. Also, his first film production venture, ‘Hum Paanch’ (1980), helped establish popular actors like Mithun Chakraborty and Amrish Puri in Bollywood. Kapoor also produced the 2000 film ‘Pukar’ starring Anil and Madhuri Dixit that won two National Film Awards, including the Nargis Dutt Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration. He also produced the 2009 Salman Khan starrer ‘Wanted’, which broke many Box Office records and emerged as the second highest-grossing Bollywood film that year. He was previously married to the late Mona Shourie from 1983 to 1996, with whom he had two children: actor Arjun Kapoor and Anshula Kapoor. He was later married to late actor Sridevi from 1996 until her death in 2018; they had two daughters, including actor Janhvi Kapoor and Khushi Kapoor.

Ajay Devgn's 'Maidaan' to release theatrically in June 2022

30 Sep 2021

Ajay Devgn's 'Maidaan' to release theatrically in June 2022

Superstar Ajay Devgn-starrer Maidaan is set to open worldwide on June 3, 2022, the film's producer Boney Kapoor announced on Thursday.

Boney Kapoor's next is also with Thala Ajith, H Vinoth

30 Sep 2021

Boney Kapoor's next is also with Thala Ajith, H Vinoth

Producer Boney Kapoor has confirmed that Thala Ajith Kumar and H Vinoth, who are currently working on Valimai, backed by him, will be in his next movie too.

'Glimpses of Valimai' garners 14L+ views in just two hours!

23 Sep 2021

'Glimpses of Valimai' garners 14L+ views in just two hours!

"This could be something big," Thala Ajith Kumar ends the Glimpses of Valimai with this line, and we sure could get that feeling after watching it.

Zoya Akhtar-directorial to mark debut of Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor

19 Aug 2021

Zoya Akhtar-directorial to mark debut of Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor

Bollywood star kids Suhana Khan (daughter of Shah Rukh Khan) and Khushi Kapoor (Boney Kapoor's daughter) are finally set to make their debut soon.

'Naanga Vera Maari': First song from 'Valimai' is catchy

03 Aug 2021

'Naanga Vera Maari': First song from 'Valimai' is catchy

Makers dropped the first track from Thala Ajith's much-awaited project Valimai, titled Naanga Vera Maari, recently.

'Valimai': Keep your hearts steady as biker Ajith is here

11 Jul 2021

'Valimai': Keep your hearts steady as biker Ajith is here

Despite being announced in January 2019, we didn't get as much as a first-look poster or motion clip for Valimai from producer Boney Kapoor or lead star Thala Ajith until now.

Boney Kapoor recounts how Cyclone Tauktae, lockdown impacted 'Maidaan' finances

21 May 2021

Boney Kapoor recounts how Cyclone Tauktae, lockdown impacted 'Maidaan' finances

Recently it was reported how Cyclone Tauktae battered the sets of upcoming sports drama Maidaan.

Khushi Kapoor to make acting debut soon, confirms Boney Kapoor

19 Jan 2021

Khushi Kapoor to make acting debut soon, confirms Boney Kapoor

Khushi Kapoor, the younger daughter of film producer Boney Kapoor and late actor Sridevi, is all set to mark her acting debut soon.

'AK vs AK': Why Anil Kapoor's wife declined the movie?

30 Dec 2020

'AK vs AK': Why Anil Kapoor's wife declined the movie?

Anil Kapoor's latest offering AK vs AK has been receiving rave reviews from critics and viewers.

Akshay Kumar set to shoot 'Ram Setu' in Ayodhya

04 Dec 2020

Akshay Kumar set to shoot 'Ram Setu' in Ayodhya

Recently, Akshay Kumar met with the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath, and discussed his upcoming movie Ram Setu.

'Jug Jugg Jeeyo': Varun Dhawan, Neetu Kapoor test COVID-19 positive

04 Dec 2020

'Jug Jugg Jeeyo': Varun Dhawan, Neetu Kapoor test COVID-19 positive

Amid the shooting of their upcoming film Jug Jugg Jeeyo, actors Varun Dhawan and Neetu Kapoor have tested positive for COVID-19, according to several reports.

UP CM Yogi Adityanath to meet filmmakers during Mumbai visit

01 Dec 2020

UP CM Yogi Adityanath to meet filmmakers during Mumbai visit

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who is set to build India's "biggest film city" in Gautam Buddh Nagar, has reportedly set up a meeting with Bollywood producers to discuss his plan.

Back to my happy place: Arjun Kapoor returns to sets

13 Oct 2020

Back to my happy place: Arjun Kapoor returns to sets

Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor, who recently recovered from COVID-19, says he is back to where he belongs -- film sets.

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood mourns loss of Pranab Mukherjee, more

31 Aug 2020

Entertainment round-up: Bollywood mourns loss of Pranab Mukherjee, more

On Monday, Bollywood celebrities took to social media to mourn the loss of former President and Congress party veteran Pranab Mukherjee, who passed away this evening at the age of 84.

Multiplex Association, filmmakers request government to reopen cinema halls

31 Aug 2020

Multiplex Association, filmmakers request government to reopen cinema halls

The Multiplex Association of India and several leading film personalities, including Reliance Entertainment's CEO and Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor have requested the central government to consider the reopening of movie theaters.

What made news in the entertainment world today?

16 Jul 2020

What made news in the entertainment world today?

In perhaps the biggest-ever announcement from Netflix India, the streaming giant on Thursday unveiled a line-up of 17 Indian movies and shows, that will be out in coming months.

What all happened in the entertainment world today?

15 Jul 2020

What all happened in the entertainment world today?

News in the entertainment world once again remained dominated by coronavirus and its victims, as popular Kannada actor Dhruva Sarja tested positive for the disease.

Aamir Khan's staff members test positive for coronavirus

30 Jun 2020

Aamir Khan's staff members test positive for coronavirus

Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has confirmed that some of his staff members have contracted coronavirus.

Malaika Arora's building sealed after resident tests positive for coronavirus

11 Jun 2020

Malaika Arora's building sealed after resident tests positive for coronavirus

Bollywood actor and model Malaika Arora's residential building in Mumbai has been sealed and turned into a containment zone, after a resident tested positive for the coronavirus.

Karan Johar's domestic helps test positive for coronavirus

26 May 2020

Karan Johar's domestic helps test positive for coronavirus

Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar has confirmed that two members of his household staff have tested positive for coronavirus.

Boney Kapoor's house help tests positive for coronavirus

19 May 2020

Boney Kapoor's house help tests positive for coronavirus

Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor's domestic help tested positive for the coronavirus, he has confirmed.

Things I've learnt: Janhvi Kapoor pens emotional note amid lockdown

31 Mar 2020

Things I've learnt: Janhvi Kapoor pens emotional note amid lockdown

Janhvi Kapoor, who, like all of us, is under self-isolation amid the ongoing lockdown, penned a lengthy emotional note on Instagram.

Arjun Kapoor remembers mother Mona on her eighth death anniversary

25 Mar 2020

Arjun Kapoor remembers mother Mona on her eighth death anniversary

Arjun Kapoor has never shied away from sharing his equation with his family members, including his late mother, Mona Shourie Kapoor, who passed away on this day in 2012.

'Mr. India' row: Javed Akhtar lashes out at Shekhar Kapur

28 Feb 2020

'Mr. India' row: Javed Akhtar lashes out at Shekhar Kapur

The announcement of a planned reboot of the 1987 Bollywood movie Mr. India has got mired in a major controversy.

Anil Kapoor was equally disturbed, Shekhar on 'Mr. India' row

27 Feb 2020

Anil Kapoor was equally disturbed, Shekhar on 'Mr. India' row

The controversy surrounding a planned reboot of the 1987 movie Mr. India is getting messier with time.

On Sridevi's 2nd death anniversary, Janhvi shares heart-warming post

24 Feb 2020

On Sridevi's 2nd death anniversary, Janhvi shares heart-warming post

On this day two years ago, Bollywood's beloved first female superstar, Sridevi breathed her last, leaving a void in Indian cinema and our hearts.

Ajay Devgn unveils his first look from sports film 'Maidaan'

30 Jan 2020

Ajay Devgn unveils his first look from sports film 'Maidaan'

Ajay Devgn is on a roll.

Shabana Azmi is sedated but coherent, says Boney Kapoor

20 Jan 2020

Shabana Azmi is sedated but coherent, says Boney Kapoor

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who is currently admitted in the ICU at Mumbai's Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, is under sedation but coherent and talking normally, shared film producer Boney Kapoor, who visited her at the hospital.

Bollywood-Piyush Goyal meeting: Who attended and who skipped the meet?

06 Jan 2020

Bollywood-Piyush Goyal meeting: Who attended and who skipped the meet?

Last night, the Centre organized a special dinner with Bollywood celebrities as part of its outreach program for the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act.

To amplify support for CAA, Centre reaches out to Bollywood

05 Jan 2020

To amplify support for CAA, Centre reaches out to Bollywood

In its ongoing scheme to amplify support for the newly-implemented Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central government has now reached out to members of Mumbai's glitzy entertainment industry.

Happy birthday Anshula Kapoor: Things to know about her

29 Dec 2019

Happy birthday Anshula Kapoor: Things to know about her

Film producer Boney Kapoor's daughter and actor Ajun Kapoor's sister Anshula Kapoor turned 27 today.

Internet has found the doppelganger of Sridevi on TikTok

20 Nov 2019

Internet has found the doppelganger of Sridevi on TikTok

Almost two years after we lost Bollywood's beloved first female superstar, Sridevi, the internet has found a look-alike of the late actress in a TikTok user.

Manish Malhotra's father passes away; Bollywood celebrities pay last respects

18 Nov 2019

Manish Malhotra's father passes away; Bollywood celebrities pay last respects

Karan Johar, Boney Kapoor, and Shabana Azmi were among several Bollywood personalities who arrived at renowned fashion designer Manish Malhotra's residence in Mumbai this morning, to attend the last rites of his father.

Boney Kapoor breaks down at Sridevi's Madame Tussauds statue unveiling

04 Sep 2019

Boney Kapoor breaks down at Sridevi's Madame Tussauds statue unveiling

Late actress Sridevi's wax figure at the prestigious Madame Tussauds, Singapore, was unveiled today by Boney Kapoor.

Sridevi's wax-figure in Madame Tussauds Singapore to be unveiled tomorrow

03 Sep 2019

Sridevi's wax-figure in Madame Tussauds Singapore to be unveiled tomorrow

More than a year after Sridevi's unfortunate demise, Madame Tussauds, Singapore is all set to pay tribute to her.

Boney Kapoor breaks down remembering Sridevi, says "She's still around"

14 Aug 2019

Boney Kapoor breaks down remembering Sridevi, says "She's still around"

It's been over a year since Sridevi passed away, but her husband Boney Kapoor is still coping up with the loss.

Sridevi was murdered? Boney Kapoor reacts to Kerala DGP's claims

13 Jul 2019

Sridevi was murdered? Boney Kapoor reacts to Kerala DGP's claims

Boney Kapoor has slammed Kerala DGP Rishiraj Singh over his sensational claims about Sridevi's untimely death.

Janhvi shares never-seen-before picture of Sridevi, Boney on their wedding-anniversary

03 Jun 2019

Janhvi shares never-seen-before picture of Sridevi, Boney on their wedding-anniversary

In a heart-melting gesture, Bollywood's latest girl crush Janhvi Kapoor took to social media to share a never-seen-before picture of her parents, Boney Kapoor and late Sridevi, on the occasion of the duo's 23rd wedding anniversary.

Did Boney Kapoor touch Urvashi Rautela inappropriately? She speaks out

02 Apr 2019

Did Boney Kapoor touch Urvashi Rautela inappropriately? She speaks out

Producer Boney Kapoor recently grabbed headlines for allegedly touching actress Urvashi Rautela inappropriately.

Did Arjun Kapoor gatecrash Malaika Arora's bachelorette party in Maldives?

01 Apr 2019

Did Arjun Kapoor gatecrash Malaika Arora's bachelorette party in Maldives?

Malaika Arora, who is rumored to be marrying Arjun Kapoor soon, is currently enjoying the best phase of her life.