Ekta Kapoor

Ekta Kapoor
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Born(1975-06-07) 7 June 1975 (age 43)[1]
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
OccupationTelevision producer, Joint MD of Balaji Telefilms
Years active1995–present
Parent(s)Jitendra (father)
Shobha Kapoor (mother)
RelativesTusshar Kapoor (brother)

Ekta Kapoor (born 7 June 1975)[1][2] is an Indian TV and film producer. She is the Joint Managing Director and Creative Director of Balaji Telefilms, her production company.

Personal life

Ekta Kapoor (center) with brother Tusshar (left) and father Jeetendra (right)

Ekta Kapoor is the daughter of actor Jeetendra and Shobha Kapoor. Her younger brother Tusshar Kapoor is also a Bollywood actor.[3][4][5] She has produced numerous soap opera, television series and movies. Some soap operas she had worked on include Hum Paanch, Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki, "Kaahin Kissii Roz", Kasautii Zindagii Kay, Pavitra Rishta, Bade Acche Lagte Hain, and Jodha Akbar.[6] Kapoor has also produced the television series Naagin, Ye Hai Mohabbatein, Kumkum Bhagya, Chandrakanta (2017 TV series) , Kasam Tere Pyaar Ki and Kundali Bhagya. She has also launched her fashion series with EK Label.

She ventured into Bollywood movie production in 2001 beginning with Kyo Kii... Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta, Kucch To Hai and Krishna Cottage based on supernatural themes followed in 2003 and 2004. Kyaa Kool Hai Hum starred her brother Tusshar Kapoor. She then went on to co-produce Shootout at Lokhandwala with Sanjay Gupta. Mission Istanbul and EMI – Liya Hai Toh Chukana Padhega in collaboration with Sunil Shetty followed. In 2010 to 2014 she released a number of films including Love Sex aur Dhokha, Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai, and Shor in the City. Ekta Kapoor, who celebrated the success of her latest production Half Girlfriend, says at one point she had lost confidence in herself after her films flopped one after another. And because of that, she was initially not sure about producing Half Girlfriend.[7]

Other Languages
العربية: إيكتا كابور
हिन्दी: एकता कपूर
Bahasa Indonesia: Ekta Kapoor
मैथिली: एकता कपूर
മലയാളം: ഏക്ത കപൂർ
मराठी: एकता कपूर
नेपाली: एकता कपूर
ଓଡ଼ିଆ: ଏକତା କପୁର
ਪੰਜਾਬੀ: ਏਕਤਾ ਕਪੂਰ
پنجابی: ایکتا کپور
डोटेली: एकता कपूर