Rishi Kapoor died at 67, the consecutive biggest shock to the Bollywood industry
The film industry has received another major setback for the second consecutive day. The grief of Irrfan Khan‘s departure on Wednesday was not over yet that on Thursday, another veteran said goodbye. Rishi Kapoor breathed his last at Mumbai hospital on Thursday Rishi Kapoor was diagnosed with cancer in the year 2018.
After this, he returned to India in September last year after undergoing treatment for cancer in America. He was accompanied by his wife and actress Neetu Singh while undergoing treatment in New York. He was also hospitalized twice in February due to deteriorating health. Rishi Kapoor was last seen in the web series The Body on Netflix. He had also shot for a film in Delhi earlier this year.
Many big personalities of Bollywood as well as Prime Minister Narendra Modi tweeted and paid tribute to Rishi Kapoor.
Illness and death of Rishi Kapoor
Rishi Kapoor was diagnosed with bone marrow cancer in 2018 and went to New York City for treatment. After a successful treatment for over a year, Kapoor returned to India on 26 September 2019. Kapoor was admitted to Sir H. N. Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai on 29 April 2020 after he complained of having difficulty in breathing.
Last Video Of Rishi Kapoor Tweeted by IAS Officer Awanish Sharan
— Awanish Sharan (@AwanishSharan) April 30, 2020
Prime Minister tweeted-
PM tweeted “Multifaceted, endearing and lively…this was Rishi Kapoor Ji. He was a powerhouse of talent. I will always recall our interactions, even on social media. He was passionate about films and India’s progress. Anguished by his demise. Condolences to his family and fans. Om Shanti”.
Multifaceted, endearing and lively…this was Rishi Kapoor Ji. He was a powerhouse of talent. I will always recall our interactions, even on social media. He was passionate about films and India’s progress. Anguished by his demise. Condolences to his family and fans. Om Shanti.
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 30, 2020
What exactly happened to Rishi Kapoor?
Rishi Kapoor informed that he will be moving to New York, the actor denied having cancer. It was months later that his family confirmed that the actor was diagnosed with bone marrow cancer. Since then, it has been over ten months that Rishi, accompanied by his wife Neetu Kapoor, is stayed in NYC
Rishi Kapoor’s story from Struggle to Successful.
Rishi Kapoor was born on 4 September 1952 was an Indian actor, director, and producer known for his work in Hindi cinema. Kapoor started his career film Mera Naam Joker
He received the National Film Award for Best Child Artist for his debut role in his father Raj Kapoor’s 1970 film Mera Naam Joker. He played leading roles as the romantic lead in 92 films between 1973 and 2000 For his performance in Do Dooni Chaar, he won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor in 2011, and for his role in Kapoor & Sons, he won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor in 2017.
List of Beloved star Rishi Kapoor’s Achievement and Awards
1970 – Bengal Film Journalists’ Association Awards: Special Award, and National Film Award for Mera Naam Joker
1974 – Filmfare Award for Best Actor for Bobby.
2008 – Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award.
2009 – Honoured by the Russian Government for contribution to cinema.
2010 – Apsara Film & Television Producers Guild Awards: Best Actor in a Supporting Role for Love Aaj Kal.
2011 – Zee Cine Awards: Best Lifetime Jodi along with Neetu Singh.
2011 – Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor for Do Dooni Chaar.
2013 – The Times of India Film Awards (TOIFA), Best Actor in a Negative Role for Agneepath.
2016 – Screen Lifetime Achievement Award.
2017 – Screen Award for Best Supporting Actor for Kapoor & Sons.
2017 – Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for Kapoor & Sons.
2017 – Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role – Male for Kapoor & Sons.
2017 – Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role for Kapoor & Sons.