Rishi Kapoor, the famous actor whose Twitter account says, Son of a famous father and Father of a famous Son, the outspoken man in Bollywood who now a days is on explosive mode and seen bashing trollers and others. The man has been in counting with his films, acting and biography and then there was so much buzz around. Today when every other actor, producer or director has been coming up with their books, here comes Rishi Kapoor with his uncensored book called, Khullam Khulla: Rishi Kapoor Uncensored. The book is named after the hit song, Khullam Khulla with his wife Neetu.
Here are ten interesting things about the book.
Rishi Kapoor makes revelation about his father, Raj Kapoor was not in love with his mother and he was in relationship with Nargis. Rishi Kapoor felt insecured when his father came home late at night and that too drunk.
He wrote how he felt afraid of his father coming back home and drunked. He recalls that how he used to sleep next to his mother just because he was afraid of his father.
Rishi Kapoor in his book revealed that the families of Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor though now share a good relation but there was a time when Rishi Kapoor didn’t felt good about the legendary actor. According to the actor, Amitabh Bachchan thanked everyone on the film sets except his co-actors and this made Rishi Kapoor felt odd.
After Karz, Rishi Kapoor’s many movied flopped on box office and he came in depression as a result of which he blamed his marriage with Neetu Singh as they together have given movies together and back then, Rishi Kapoor’s image was of a screen heartthrob.
Rishi Kapoor in his states that he had many good expectations with his movie, Karz and he was hoping that the film will do wonders and will re-establish him as an actor but things didn’t go as planned and Rishi Kapoor sank into depression.
Rishi Kapoor’s book revealed that, his wife Neetu Singh confronted things like her husband came as a demanding man in her life and also he imposed a deadline on his wife to come home by 8:30 so they can go out on a date. She recounts the memories like this.
The Vyjayanthimala case
Rishi Kapoor admits that her mother left the house when she found out that her husband was having an affair with Vyjayanthimala and how it was proved wrong by her when she said that the news was all made by media and has nothing to do with her and Raj Kapoor’s life.
Little conflict with Rajesh Khanna
Rishi Kapoor in book wrote about the conflict with Rajesh Khanna, that time superstar and was ruling the industry with his charm and looks. Rishi Kapoor felt odd when Rajesh Khanna took his leading lady, Dimple Kapadia and she was marrying with Dimple. Rishi Kapoor felt possessive for her. One such case happened when Kapoor had to spoke to Rajesh Khanna before signing a film with Dimple Kapadia.
Meeting with Dawood
This came as shocking point in his book. Rishi Kapoor writes that there came a time in his life when he was in Dubai and there he got a call from the most wanted gangster Dawood Ibrahim. He called him to his house expressed his gratitude for playing a character called Dawood in one of his films, Tawaif.
Rishi Kapoor had titled it uncensored as he took it all out of what had happened in the actors life from beginning till now. He has mentioned many facts that are interesting to his readers.
The points are taken from Firstpost and Outlook.com.