Ram Kapoor WikiRam Kapoor is an Indian television and film actor. He was noted particularly for his portrayal of 'Jai Walia' in 'Kasamh Se' and the role of 'Ram Kapoor' in 'Bade Achhe Lagte Hain'. He is the only actor who has won Indian Telly Awards for best actor consecutively for 3 years in 2006, 2007 and 2008. Ram has earned recognition and accolades for his work in Indian television. He has acted in five Bollywood movies in supporting role. He was last seen in the daily series Dil Ki Baatein Dil Hi Jaane. Now he will be seen in upcoming movie Baar Baar Dekho.
BiographyRam Kapoor was born on 1 September 1973 in a wealthy Punjabi Khatri family. His family moved to Mumbai soon after his birth. He attended Scottish High School in Mumbai. He has spent some years at Sherwood College, a well-known boarding school in Nainital. Under the direction of Amir Raza Hussein, he found his career path and realized his love for acting. After his 10th board exams, he further studied at Kodaikanal International School.
Personal ProfileBirth Name : Ram Kapoor
Nick name : Ram, Jai Walia
DOB : 1 September 1973
Age : 42 years
Height : 5'9"
Zodiac Sign : Virgo
Status : Married
Spouse : Gautami Kapoor
Children: Aks Kapoor, Sia Kapoor
Debut Show : Nyay
Parents : Rita Kapoor and Anil Kapoor
In Baar Baar Dekho MovieRam Kapoor will be seen in Nitya Mehra's upcoming film Baar Baar Dekho. He will essay the role of Katrina Kaif's quirky father. The movie also features Sidharth Malhotra opposite Kat. A source revealed, "Ram's character is suave and stylish and since the film has three phases, he too sports three different looks, a first in any film. All these looks will be detailed and fun. Ram will do a lot of things he hasn't done before with BBD. He has lost weight for the role and it will come as a pleasant shocker."
In Dil Ki Baatein Dil Hi JaaneRam Kapoor was seen in Sony Entertainment Television's show Dil Ki Baatein Dil Hi Jaane opposite Gurdeep Kohli. The show was inspired by Mahesh Bhatt's flick Daddy starred Pooja Bhatt and Anupam Kher. Ram's character was loosely based on the character of Daddy played by veteran actor Anupam Kher.
In Kuch Kuch Locha HaiRam Kapoor was seen in comedy flick Kuch Kuch Locha Hai opposite sizzling Sunny Leone. Ram Kapoor played the role of a 45-year-old married man, who undergoes turmoil in his life after he gets a chance to meet Bollywood star Shanaya (Sunny), whom he he has always fantasised about.
CareerRam Kapoor has started his career in acting with a television serial called Nyay in 1997, directed by Sudhir Mishra. The show did not gain any recognition, but his work was appreciated and he was flooded with offers. After that, he has done some shows such as Heena in 1998 and Sangharsh in 1999. He got famous for his role in the series Ghar Ek Mandir. He got famous for his role of Jai Walia in the series Kasamh Se opposite Prachi Desai. So far he has been a part of 18 TV shows and 11 reality shows including Kaun Banega Crorepati 5, KBC 6 and Jhalak Dikhla Jaa.
Ram Kapoor has also received numerous awards for his performance in 'Kasamh Se' and 'Bade Achhe Lagte Hain'. He is handling both TV and film career pretty well. The number of films he has worked is about 16, in which he acted in a supporting role or guest appearance. He was also seen in Shaadi Ke Side Effects, Lakshmi, Humshakals and Kuch Kuch Locha Hai.
Family/KidsRam Kapoor was born to Anil Kapoor, an advertising and marketing executive and Rita Kapoor in New Delhi, India. He and his wife Gautami has two children, daughter Sia Kapoor, 8 years who was born on 12 June 2006 and son Aks Kapoor, 6 years who was born on 12 January 2009. Ram said, "For the next one year I have no time for my kids, but they understand that daddy is earning for them. They are very supportive of everything I do. I will spend time with them when I take them for vacations, I will go to their level and get crazy with them."
Wife/MarriageRam Kapoor and Gautami Kapoor
After being labelled as the casanova and playboy, Ram Kapoor met his co-star Gautami Gadgil in one of his TV show 'Ghar Ek Mandir'. After becoming best friends the couple started dating each other and got married on Valentine's day 14 February 2003, a day celebrated in significance of love.
Karthik Calling Karthik Kamath(2010)
Student Of The Year(2012)
Mere Dad Ki Maruti(2013)
Shaadi Ke Side Effects(2014)
Kuch Kuch Locha Hai (2015)
Baar Baar Dekho (2016)