Boney Kapoor: News

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.

13 Aug 2023


Google Doodle celebrates Sridevi's legacy on her 60th birth anniversary

Iconic female superstar Sridevi would have turned 60 on Sunday.

26 Jul 2023


Pakistani actor Adnan Siddiqui discusses 'tolerance' level of Indian audiences

With a career spanning three decades, Pakistani actor Adnan Siddiqui—who made his Bollywood debut in Sridevi's 2017 thriller Mom—enjoys significant popularity among Indian audiences.

02 May 2023

OTT releases

Finally! Ranbir-Shraddha's 'Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar' releasing on OTT

Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar is all set to make its OTT premiere on Wednesday, May 3. Fans will be excited to see the puppy-eyed Ranbir Kapoor returning to the romantic comedy genre after years.

01 May 2023

OTT releases

Ranbir-Shraddha starrer 'Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar' OTT details

Ranbir Kapoor is a poster boy for romantic comedies. His goofy attitude and puppy eyes have made us drool for years.

13 Apr 2023

Satish Kaushik

Satish Kaushik's birth anniversary: Moments with his Bollywood besties

Satish Kaushik left for his heavenly abode in March. His sudden passing away has left a void that will never be filled again. Throughout his career, he made some very close friends and shared some of the best moments with them.

28 Mar 2023


Ajay Devgn's 'Maidaan' teaser release date out!

Ajay Devgn is one of the most consistent stars of Bollywood. From good performances to box office successes, the man is everywhere!

11 Mar 2023

Box Office

'TJMM' box office: Ranbir-Shraddha starrer maintains pace on Day 3

Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor starrer Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar had an impressive opening on Wednesday on the festival of Holi.

09 Mar 2023

Box Office

'TJMM' box office: Ranbir-Shraddha starrer opens at Rs. 14 crore

The fresh pairing of Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor in Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar has emerged as a hit with the audience.

09 Mar 2023

Satish Kaushik

Remembering late Satish Kaushik's 5 best directorial works

Actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik died in the early hours of Thursday due to a massive heart attack. He was 66.

08 Mar 2023

Movie Review

'Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar' review: Bollywood's rom-com drought ends 

For a while now, Bollywood was missing out on having a good romantic comedy. The dry spell of this genre ends successfully with the release of Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor-led Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar.

27 Feb 2023


#NewsBytesExplainer: Looking at Asian Academy of Film & Television

The Asian Academy of Film & Television, situated in Noida, is one of the leading institutes of filmmaking in India and offers a plethora of courses per one's interests and talents.

03 Feb 2023


Boney Kapoor reveals truth about Janhvi Kapoor's Tamil debut

Bollywood actor Janhvi Kapoor has been in the news lately. It is not for her rumored relationship or gym looks but for her Tamil debut. Rumor has it that the Mili actor is gearing up for her debut in Tamil cinema.

23 Jan 2023


'TJMM': Ranbir Kapoor-Shraddha Kapoor promise a quirky tale of love

Luv Ranjan's Tu Jhooti Main Makkar has been in the buzz even before the official title was announced. From behind-the-scenes to looks of the actors, everything was making rounds on social media. Fans were eagerly waiting for the trailer, too.

14 Jan 2023


Boney Kapoor confirms he will make 'Mr. India 2'

The year 2022 saw the sequels of several popular films that were released amid much anticipation. Avatar: The Way of Water hit theaters 13 years after Avatar (2009), while back home, sequels like KGF: Chapter 2 and Drishyam 2 ruled the box office.

06 Dec 2022

Ajith Kumar

Ajith Kumar's 'Thunivu': First single 'Chilla Chilla' gets release date

Fans of Tamil star Ajith Kumar are gearing up to watch the actor in action on the big screens soon in the upcoming film Thunivu.

07 Nov 2022

Box Office Collection

BO collections: Mili fails to cross Rs. 2 crore mark

Janhvi Kapoor starrer Mili, directed by Mathukutty Xavier, tanked at the box office as of November 6, 2022. The survival thriller was released on November 4 and clashed with Katrina Kaif's Phone Bhoot and Sonakshi Sinha's Double XL.

16 Oct 2022

Janhvi Kapoor

Everything to know about Janhvi Kapoor's survival thriller 'Mili'

Actor Janhvi Kapoor is currently gearing up for the release of her upcoming survival thriller, Mili, directed by Mathukutty Xavier and bankrolled by her father, Boney Kapoor, in association with Zee Studios.

13 Oct 2022

Janhvi Kapoor

'Mili' teaser: Janhvi Kapoor leads a faithful remake of 'Helen'

The makers of the upcoming Bollywood movie Mili on Wednesday dropped its teaser featuring the film's leading lady Janhvi Kapoor.

12 Oct 2022

Janhvi Kapoor

'Mili': Makers drop multiple posters featuring Janhvi Kapoor

Actor Janhvi Kapoor is all set to collaborate with her producer father Boney Kapoor in the upcoming venture Mili.

01 Aug 2022

Ranbir Kapoor

Mumbai: FWICE demands inquiry into Ranbir-Shraddha's film set fire incident

In a tragic incident, a crew member lost his life last week in a fire on the sets of Luv Ranjan's upcoming film starring Ranbir Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor.

26 Jun 2022

Ranbir Kapoor

Ranbir wraps shooting for Luv Ranjan directorial co-starring Shraddha: Report

Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor has a busy year ahead with a number of interesting projects.

11 Apr 2022

Tamil Cinema

'AK 61': Starts rolling in Hyderabad, Ajith Kumar joins sets

AK 61 has finally hit the floors!

09 Mar 2022

Ajith Kumar

Ajith Kumar's 'AK 61' to hit the floors next week?

That Tamil star Ajith Kumar, producer Boney Kapoor, and director H Vinoth are collaborating for their third project, tentatively titled AK 61, is no news.

23 Feb 2022

Ajith Kumar

'Valimai': Story, OTT release, possible sequel, and more details

Valimai is gearing up for a majestic release on February 24.

16 Feb 2022

Ajith Kumar

H Vinoth-Boney Kapoor announce 'AK 61,' share Ajith Kumar's look

Producer Boney Kapoor and director H Vinoth have officially announced their next collaboration, AK 61.

02 Feb 2022

Ajith Kumar

Ajith-led 'Valimai' set for a massive clash with 'Gangubai Kathiawadi'

The new release date of Valimai is here!

01 Feb 2022

Javed Akhtar

Shabana Azmi contracts COVID-19; Boney Kapoor leaves quirky comment

Veteran actor Shabana Azmi took to her social media handles late on Monday to announce that she has tested positive for the dangerous COVID-19.

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.

30 Sep 2021

Ajith Kumar

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.

23 Sep 2021

Ajith Kumar

'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.

19 Aug 2021

Suhana Khan

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.

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.

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.

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.

04 Dec 2020

Dharma Productions

'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.

13 Oct 2020

Arjun Kapoor

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

01 Apr 2019

Salman Khan

Arbaaz Khan's reaction to Malaika-Arjun's wedding reports is epic!

For months, the grapevine is abuzz with the reports of Malaika Arora and Arjun Kapoor's wedding.

23 Feb 2019


Sridevi's favorite saree auctioned, fetches Rs. 1.3 lakh

24th February will mark the first death anniversary of late actress Sridevi and to commemorate this occasion, Boney Kapoor decided to put one of her beloved sarees for auction.

22 Feb 2019


Sridevi's last family picture will leave you in tears

Sridevi - the name itself evokes so many emotions - the actress was not only a powerhouse entertainer but also an epitome of perfection and poise.

14 Feb 2019


Did Janhvi Kapoor drop hints about sister Khushi's debut?

It was in July last year that Sridevi's elder daughter Janhvi Kapoor made her debut with Dhadak opposite Shahid Kapoor's younger brother Ishaan Khatter.

09 Feb 2019


'Kalank': Madhuri Dixit finds it difficult to replace Sridevi

Sridevi's untimely death shocked the nation last year and we're still mourning that loss.

17 Jan 2019


Is 'Sridevi Bungalow' based on Sridevi? Priya Prakash Varrier reveals

Priya Prakash Varrier's Bollywood debut Sridevi Bungalow is hitting headlines but for all the wrong reasons.

15 Jan 2019


'Sridevi Bungalow' makers react to Boney Kapoor's legal notice

Priya Prakash Varrier, the popular 'wink' girl from Oru Adaar Love, is all set to make her Bollywood debut with Sridevi Bungalow.

09 Jan 2019


Boney Kapoor to direct a biopic on Sridevi?

On February 24, 2018, Bollywood lost one of its shining stars, Sridevi. Needless to say, the loss was irrecoverable.

02 Jan 2019


Janhvi Kapoor on Sridevi's death: I am still in shock

The year 2018 has been the best and worst year for Janhvi Kapoor, professionally and personally.

28 Nov 2018

Karan Johar

F**k off: Arjun slams trolls after they target sister Anshula

In the latest episode of Koffee With Karan Season 6, half-siblings Arjun Kapoor and Janhvi Kapoor graced Karan Johar's couch.

23 Nov 2018


Heartwarming video: Janhvi recites poem she wrote for mother Sridevi

One of the early media appearances of Janhvi Kapoor was in 2017, when she accompanied her mother Sridevi and father Boney Kapoor to IFFI, Goa.

12 Nov 2018


'India's Most Wanted' shoot ends, Arjun Kapoor announces on Twitter

Arjun Kapoor completed the shooting of 'India's Most Wanted' today, the actor announced on Twitter.

11 Nov 2018


On daddy Boney Kapoor's birthday, Arjun shares a heartfelt message

Renowned filmmaker Boney Kapoor is celebrating his 63rd birthday today and son Arjun Kapoor made sure to make his dad feel extra special.

01 Sep 2018

Shah Rukh Khan

KJo may launch his godchild Aryan and Khushi Kapoor soon

It looks like another Kapoor kid is all set for a Bollywood debut, and this time too it is Karan Johar who will provide a launchpad.

14 Aug 2018


Boney Kapoor praises Arjun for his support after Sridevi's demise

Boney Kapoor spoke at an event that celebrated his late wife, Sridevi's 55th birth anniversary.

13 Aug 2018


See your reflection in Janhvi, Khushi: Anil Kapoor remembers Sridevi

Anil Kapoor today remembered Sridevi on her 55th birth anniversary, saying the family sees her reflection in her daughters, Janhvi and Khushi Kapoor.

25 Jul 2018


Boney Kapoor reveals what advice he gave to daughter Janhvi

Filmmaker Boney Kapoor is elated with the success of his daughter Jahnvi's debut film "Dhadak".

29 Jun 2018


Sridevi saw rushes of 'Dhadak' before leaving for Dubai: Boney

More than anything, Sridevi wanted to see her daughter Janhvi Kapoor on the celluloid. She was waiting with bated breath for her debut film 'Dhadak' to hit the screens.

25 Jun 2018


Nawazuddin Siddiqui dedicates his IIFA award to 'Mom' co-star Sridevi

In a heartfelt gesture, Nawazuddin Siddiqui has dedicated his win at IIFA 2018 to late Bollywood legend Sridevi.

22 Jun 2018

Janhvi Kapoor

Here's what Boney Kapoor told Janhvi after watching 'Dhadak' trailer

The trailer of Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter starrer 'Dhadak' has garnered positive reactions from the critics as well as the fans.

11 Jun 2018

Janhvi Kapoor

Mom wanted me to do a film like 'Sairat': Janhvi

It was an emotional moment for Janhvi Kapoor to begin the promotions of her debut "Dhadak'" the Hindi adaptation of Marathi hit film "Sairat", which her mother and veteran star Sridevi wanted her to be a part of.

11 Jun 2018

Dharma Productions

I'm by your side: Arjun to Janhvi ahead of 'Dhadak'

Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor's son Arjun Kapoor wished his half-sister Janhvi Kapoor ahead of the trailer launch of her Bollywood debut "Dhadak", saying she will always find him by her side in her new journey.