Ram 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 seen in a web-series called Karle Tu Bhi Mohabbat alongwith Sakshi Tanwar. Now, he will soon be seen reprising the same role in Season 2.
Real Name: Ram Kapoor
Nickname: Ram Kapoor
Date of Birth: 1 September 1973
Age (as in 2016): 43 Years
Birth Place: Jalandhar, Punjab
Zodiac sign: Virgo
Hometown: Usai, Maharashtra
School: Scottish High School in Mumbai, Kodaikanal International School in Kodaikanal, Tamil Nadu, South India
College: Sherwood College in Nainital
Education Qualification: Graduation
Hobbies: Swimming, Dancing
Physical Stats & More
Height: 5’ 9”
Weight: 95 kg
– Chest: 45 Inches
– Waist: 38 Inches
– Biceps: 14 Inches
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair Color: Brown
TV Debut: Nyay (1997)
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status: Married on 14 February 2003
Affairs/Girlfriends: Gautami Kapoor (Actress)
Wife: Gautami Kapoor (Actress)
Children: Daughter- Sia Kapoor
Son- Aks Kapoor
Salary 1.25 lakh/episode (INR)
Some Lesser Known Facts about Ram Kapoor
- It was in ninth standard that Ram Kapoor discovered his inclination towards acting when he gave auditions for a school play “Charlie’s Aunt” for the Founder’s Day celebrations.
- The actor then moved to Delhi to pursue acting where he did several plays. Later, he decided to go to abroad to study acting and got himself enrolled in the Stanislavsky School of Method Acting in the US.
- Ram Kapoor was seen in several serials and also did minor roles/cameos in Bollywood movies like ‘Karthik Calling Karthik’and ‘Udaan’.
- Ram was also seen in reality shows. While the actor participated in the dance based reality show ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Season 3′, he hosted the reality show for finding the perfect groom for Rakhi Sawant in ‘Rakhi ka Swayamwar’.
- While Ram played his most popular role as Jai Walia in ‘Kasamh Se’, a Balaji Telefims project, he again became a household name with his role as ‘Ram Kapoor’ in ‘Bade Achhe Lagte Hain’. In fact it is even considered to be his best performance so far.
- Thereafter, the actor was seen playing several roles in various movies like Student Of The Year, Mere Dad Ki Maruti, Shaadi Ke Side Effects, Humshakals, etc. However, he was totally loved for his role of a Punjabi Dad in ‘Mere Dad Ki Maruti’ not to forget his energy in ‘Punjabiyaan Di Battery’.
Updated On: 12 August 2017