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Dimple Kapadia Bio, Age, Husband, Daughter, Movies, Net Worth & Wiki

Dimple Kapadia is a well-known Indian film actress. She predominantly appears in Hindi movies. A popular Bollywood celebrity, she is well recognized for her glamorous looks. She has acted in quite a number of movies and earned name and fame. The actress, who started her career at the young age of 16.

Dimple Kapadia was born in a Gujarati family on 8 June 1957 in Mumbai, India. Her father, Chunnibhai Kapadia, was a Gujarati entrepreneur, and her mother’s name is Betty Kapadia. She has a brother Munna Kapadia and two sisters Late Simple Kapadia and Reem Kapadia. She tied her wedding knots with renowned Bollywood actor Rajesh Khanna. The couple was blessed with 2 daughters, Twinkle Khanna and Rinke Khanna. Her married life was not smooth, however, the couple never got a divorce, they instead maintained separate residences.

Dimple Kapadia

Dimple Kapadia

Dimple Kapadia Wiki/Bio

Birth NameDimple Kapadia
Nick NameNot Known
Age(as in 2020) 63 Years
DebutFilm: Bobby (1973)
ReligionHinduism
Sun Sign/Zodiac SignGemini
Birth PlaceMumbai, India
Date of Birth8 June 1957
NationalityIndia
ResidenceSamudra Mahal, Birla Lane, Juhu, Mumbai 400049
Home TownMumbai, India
HobbiesTraveling, Reading, Listening to Music, Doing Yoga

Family

Mother's NameBetty Kapadia
Father's NameChunnibhai Kapadia
BrotherMunna
SisterLate Simple Kapadia
Reem

Boyfriends/Affairs

Affairs/Boyfriends• Rishi Kapoor, Actor
• Sunny Deol, Actor

Marital Status, Husband and Children

Husband/SpouseLate Rajesh Khanna, Actor (m. March 1973, div. April 1982)
Dimple Kapadia Husband

Dimple Kapadia Husband

Marriage DateMarch 1973
Children• Twinkle Khanna
• Rinke Khanna
Dimple Kapadia Daughter

Dimple Kapadia Daughter

Education

SchoolSt. Joseph's Convent High School, Mumbai
College/UniversityNot Known
Educational QualificationNot Known
ProfessionActress
Brands EndorsedNot Known
Career ManagerNot Known

Height, Weight, and Figure Measurements

Height (Approx.)in centimeters- 159 cm
in meters- 1.59 m
in Feet Inches- 5’ 3”
Weight (Approx.)in Kilograms- 58 kg
in Pounds- 128 lbs

Figure Measurements

Breast Size35 inches
Hips Size36 inches
Waist Size28 inches

Extra Ordinary Features

Race / EthnicityHindu
Hair ColorBrown
Eye ColorBrown
S*xual OrientationStraight
Dress Size4 US
Shoe Size8 US

Favourite Things

Favourite FoodBhutta Curry
Favourite ActorsAmitabh Bachchan, Jackie Shroff
Favourite ColorsRed, Brown
Favourite SongYaara Sili Sili, Jaane Do Na
ControversiesNot Known

Life Journey

Dimple Kapadia completed her schooling at St. Joseph’s Convent High School, Mumbai.  Dimple Kapadia is a discovery of Raj Kapoor, who introduced her to the Indian film industry in the year 1973 at the age of 14. Her debut movie was Bobby, which was a big hit at the box office.

Kapadia retired from acting following her marriage to Indian actor Rajesh Khanna earlier in 1973, and returned to the movie industry in 1984, after her divorce from Khanna. The release of her comeback movie, Saagar, was held, with Zakhmi Sher becoming the second movie of her career. Released in 1985, Saagar gained her a second Best Actress award at Filmfare, and she went on to prove herself as one of the leading actresses of Hindi cinema in the 1980s and early 1990s.

Dimple Kapadia Net Worth

According to Woodgram, Dimple Kapadia’s estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & much more details have been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Dimple Kapadia in 2019-2020?

Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)$10 million
Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)Under Review
Annual SalaryUnder Review
Income SourceActress

Noted, right now, We don’t have enough information about Cars, Monthly/Yearly Salary, etc. We will update soon.

Career

The early roles she portrayed following her return included the Hitchcockian thriller Aitbaar in 1985, for which she earned positive reviews, and the commercially hi action movies Arjun and Janbaaz in 1986. During this time, Kapadia acted in numerous movies in South India, which she admitted to having made for financial gain and dropped their quality.

Dimple made a choice to accept more pressing roles and won acclaim for her role in the marital drama Kaash in 1987. In the same year, Financial success came with movies like Insaniyat Ke Dushman, Insaaf, in which she performed double roles; the controversial revenge saga Zakhmi Aurat in 198), in which she portrayed an avenging rape victim; and Ram Lakhan in 1989. Dimple began the next decade by venturing into neorealist art movies, known in India as parallel cinema such as Drishti, Lekin…, and Rudaali.

Kapadia further essayed roles parts in Prahaar, Angaar, Gardish, and Krantiveer, which earned her a 4th Filmfare Award, in the Best Supporting Actress category.

Dimple portrayed the supporting role of a divorced alcoholic in Dil Chahta Hai in 2001 and was remarked for her portrayal of the title role, a middle-aged professor, in the American production Leela in 2002. In both movies, she played women who are the object of younger men’s desire, in roles written primarily for her.

Some of Dimple’s later movie credits include leading roles in Hum Kaun Hai?, Pyaar Mein Twist, Phir Kabhi, Tum Milo Toh Sahi, and her supporting characters included Being Cyrus, Luck by Chance, Dabangg, Cocktail, and Finding Fanny. Dimple was cast by Christopher Nolan in his action-thriller Tenet, which was the 4th-highest-grossing movie of 2020 and received her positive reviews.

Movies List

1973Bobby
1984Zakhmi Sher
Manzil Manzil
1985Lava Rinku Dayal
Aitbaar
Arjun
Pataal Bhairavi
Saagar
1986Vikram
Janbaaz
Allah Rakha
1987Insaniyat Ke Dushman
Insaaf
Kaash
1988Saazish
Mera Shikar
Gunahon Ka Faisla
Bees Saal Baad
Aakhri Adaalat
Kabzaa
Mahaveera
Zakhmi Aurat
Ganga Tere Desh Mein
1989Ram Lakhan
Touhean
Batwara
Sikka
Shehzaade
Ladaai
Pati Parmeshwar
Pyar Ke Naam Qurbaan
1990Kali Ganga
Aag Ka Gola
Drishti
1991Lekin...
Prahaar: The Final Attack
Naramsimha
Mast Kalandar
Haque
Khoon Ka Karz
Dushman Devta
Ajooba
Ranbhoomi
1992Karm Yodha
Angaar
Dil Aashna Hai Barkha
Maarg
1993Rudaali
Gunaah
Aaj Kie Aurat
Gardish
Antareen
1994Pathreela Raasta
Krantiveer
1997Share Bazaar
Agni Chakra
Mrityudata
19982001: Do Hazaar Ek
1999Laawaris
Hum Tum Pe Marte Hain
2001Dil Chahta Hai
2002Leela
2004Hum Kaun Hai?
2005Pyaar Mein Twist
2006Being Cyrus
Banaras
2008Jumbo
2009Phir Kabhi
Luck by Chance
2010Tum Milo Toh Sahi
Dabangg
2011Patiala House
2012Bombay Mittayi
Cocktail
2013What the Fish
2014The Shaukeens
Gollu Aur Pappu
Finding Fanny
2015Welcome Back
2019Dabangg 3
2020Angrezi Medium
Tenet

Facts About Dimple Kapadia

  • Does Dimple Kapadia smoke?: Not Known
  • Does Dimple Kapadia drink alcohol?: Yes
  • Dimple was married to Rajesh Khanna at the age of 15, 6 months before the release of her debut movie, Bobby, in 1973.
  • Dimple thinks her marriage to Rajesh Khanna a farce.
  • Kapadia enjoys an excellent rapport with her son-in-law Akshay Kumar and in an interview, Akshay revealed that his best friend is his mother-in-law.

FAQs

What happened between Sunny Deol and Dimple Kapadia?

Extra-marital affairs and secret holidays with their alleged lover is a common thing in Bollywood. This thing also happened with Sunny Deol and Dimple Kapadia.

Which is the best movie by Dimple Kapadia and why?

Dimple Kapadia’s best movie is Bobby, where she played the role of Bobby J. Braganza, which is also her best movie.

Why did Dimple Kapadia and Rajesh Khanna split?

The reason was Khanna’s moody, temperamental, irritable behavior. they both went their separate ways and did not speak to each other for the next 17 years.

What is the significance of Dimple Kapadia’s character in Tenet?

However, to our disappointment Dimple seems to have little to do in Tenet. She is in just one scene of the trailer saying one line, Has to start looking at the world in a new way.