Date of Birth : 08 June 1957
Place of Birth : -
Average Movie Rating for all Dimple Kapadia Movies 1
Dimple Kapadia Trivia
Dimple Kapadia has a great fascination for paintings done by Indian women. She is a great fan of Dipti Naval as a poet and a painter. The two are good friends and have also worked in a film together called 'Leela'. She bought a painting done by Dipti called 'The Pregnant Nun' for a price Dipti found difficult to believe.
After Dimple Kapadia divorced Rajesh Khanna, she moved out of his bunglow Ashirwad with her two daughters Twinkle and Rinkie and moved to Samudra Mahal with her parents. She then moved into a new apartment called Vastu and became the neighbour of Dev Anand and Madhuri Dixit.
There were rumours about Dimple Kapadia's blossoming romance between her and Rishi Kapoor during the making of 'Bobby' and how it all ended when Dimple in an unexpected move opted for Rajesh Khanna and the story goes that Rishi Kapoor flung the ring she had presented to him into the sea.
There were all kinds of mischievous rumours about Dimple Kapadia when 'Bobby' was released. The one rumour which spread wildly was that she was the daughter of Raj Kapoor and Nargis born during their hectic romantic affair.
Dimple Kapadia did not know the basics of acting when Raj Kapoor signed her for 'Bobby'. Raj Kapoor was her only trainer and master as she calls him and believes that she had learnt everything from him and even his son Rishi who was very co-operative during the making of Bobby. She often says that if she had taken herself a little more seriously while working with Raj Uncle she could have made it as a much better actress, 'because who gets a chance to learn from a master like Raj Kapoor?'
Dimple Kapadia was a master in the martial arts and was capable of handling three or four men all by herself at a time. This was one of the reason for her well toned body.
Dimple Kapadia was one of the thousands of girls who were reeling under the magical charm of Rajesh Khanna. She often bunked school and stood outside Ashirwad, the super star's bungalow just to have one glimpse of him. She fulfilled her childhood dream when she married Rajesh Khanna after the success of her first film, though the marriage did not last too long and after she was the mother of 2 children, they parted their ways.
Dimple Kapadia's father, Chunibhai was known to several big stars and filmmakers and attended parties and threw parties at his own bungalow. The young Dimple caught the attention of several filmmakers but she was not interested in films earlier and was not even interested in studies and managed to scrape through in her exams.
Dimple Kapadia was born beautiful and was the center of attraction in her school and all around Juhu where she lived in a huge palace like house called Samudra Mahal, facing the sea.
Dimple Kapadia was born the eldest daughter of Chunibhai Kapadia and Betty. Her father belonged to a big time business house but had lost a lot of money because of what many called his wild ways of life. She had two other sisters, Simple and Rinkle. Simple was a leading lady of Rajesh Khanna in just one film, Anurodh and then it was farewell to films for her. Her other sister also tried as an actress but died young under mysterious circumstances which were successfully kept a secret.