Raj Kapoor
Trivia on

Raj Kapoor

Trivia on Raj Kapoor, tidbits on Raj Kapoor

All Raj Kapoor trivia, facts, gossip added by users

  •  
    ! report abusePritam Roy
    Pritam Roywrote on 14 Dec 2011

    Raj Kapoor dropped Ranbir from his name before embarking on his film career.

  •  
    ! report abuseDipen Guha
    Dipen Guhawrote on 19 Aug 2009

    When Raj Kapoor was a clapper-boy, a good many moments came to pass which would change his life dramatically. When Kidar Sharma was filming "Vish Kanya", Raj would always comb his hair and pose in front of the camera and only then give the clap. On the spot, Sharma wanted to take a close-up as the sun was going down and told Raj Kapoor not to comb his hair. But Raj caught the hero's beard in the clapperboard and it came off. Sharma lost his temper and slapped him in front of the whole unit.

  •  
    ! report abuseDipen Guha
    Dipen Guhawrote on 19 Aug 2009

    Raj was about six when his four-year old brother, Bindi, ate rat poison and died, while a second brother, Devi, also died a fortnight later from pneumonia. Deaths of brothers played tremendous impact on the little Raj . His craving for food in his childhood, as some psychlogists opine, was as a result of his bemoaning state which he wanted to tide over by excess in-put.

  •  
    ! report abuseDivya Solgama
    Divya Solgamawrote on 28 Sep 2008

    An evergreen song from Raj Kapoor’s BARSAAT was added to the film after it completed 100 weeks in Kolkata.

  •  
    ! report abuseDivya Solgama
    Divya Solgamawrote on 28 Sep 2008

    Four songs of Henna were recorded in existance of Raj Kapoor, rest were recorded after his death by Randhir Kapoor.

  •  
    ! report abuseDivya Solgama
    Divya Solgamawrote on 28 Sep 2008

    Vijay Anand started a film with Raj Kapoor, Dilip Kumar and Dev Anand. but the movie got shelved due to ego and dates hassles.

  •  
    ! report abuseDivya Solgama
    Divya Solgamawrote on 28 Sep 2008

    Dilip Kumar’s was one of the most glamorous weddings in Bollywood, with Prithviraj Kapoor, Raj Kapoor and Dev Anand leading the baraat.

  •  
    ! report abuseDivya Solgama
    Divya Solgamawrote on 28 Sep 2008

    When close friend, Raj Kapoor fell seriously ill. Hrishikesh Mukherjee was obsessed with the fear that Kapoor would die. This inspired him to write the story of ‘Anand’.

  •  
    ! report abuseDivya Solgama
    Divya Solgamawrote on 28 Sep 2008

    All the three Kapoor brothers shared a common name "Raj Kapoor". Raj Kapoor used to be Ranbhir Raj Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor was Shamsher Raj Kapoor and Shashi Kapoor used to be Balbir Raj Kapoor.

  •  
    ! report abuseDivya Solgama
    Divya Solgamawrote on 28 Sep 2008

    Zeenat Aman got dressed up as a village girl with a burnt face and landed up at Raj Kapoor’s office when he was finalizing his heroine for SATYAM SHIVAM SUNDARAM . He was so impressed with her dedication that he signed her immediately.

 

Please Sign In  to add Trivia.

Write a comment and earn points

Add a trivia

500 Characters remaining