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Dimple Kapadia is a Veteran Indian actress. She debuted in the Bollywood film industry with the iconic movie ‘Bobby’ in 1973. In her decade long acting career she appeared in numerous Bollywood movies and won several national and international awards and titles.

Dimple Kapadia Biography:

Dimple Kapadia was born into a wealthy Gujarati family on 8 June 1957 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Her father Chunnibhai Kapadia was a renowned Gujarati entrepreneur and her mother Bitti Kapadia was a homemaker. Her siblings were three in number. Her siblings Simple (an actress), Reem and brother Suhail have already joined the vast majority.

She is now about 66 years old (age as of 2023). She is approximately 161 cm(5’3″) tall and her approximate body weight 59 kg. Her figure measurement are 35-28 -36. Her eyes and hair are brown. She follows Hinduism.

Sources reveal that she attended St. Joseph’s Convent High school in Mumbai but her educational qualifications are not known.

Dimple Kapadia Movies And Tv Shows:-

When Dimple was only 15 years old, she married late actor Rajesh Khanna in 1973. Her marriage ceremony took place six months before her debut film, Bobby(released in 1973). It was the legendary actor and director Raj Kapoor who introduced Dimple to the film industry. He offered her the lead role in the 1973 teen romance movie Bobby. Now Dimple became the first Indian actress to show off a bikini in her debut film.

Her performance in the cult classic movie ‘Bobby’ is considered one of the best female debuts of all time in Hindi cinema, earning her a Filmfare Award for Best Actress. After her debut film, she remained absent for long 12 years from the film industry. There was a rumor that her husband late actor Rajesh Khanna forbade her to act in films. However, a ‘film-crazy ‘ Dimple made a stunning comeback in 1984 with the superhit movie ‘Sagar’.

The film ensured India’s official entry to the Oscars in 1985. After that, there was no looking back. Throughout her decade-long career, she appeared in numerous movies, TV shows, and web series. They are as follows:

  • 2023 Amit Joshi and Aradhana Sah’s untitled directorial
  • 2023 Tu Jhoothi Main Makkaar as Renu Arora (Mickey’s mother)
  • 2023 Pathaan as Nandini
  • 2022 Brahmāstra Part One: Shiva as Savitri Devi
  • 2022  A Thursday as Prime Minister Maya Rajguru
  • 2020  Tenet as Priya
  • 2020  Angrezi Medium as Mrs. Kohli
  • 2015 Welcome Back as Poonam
  • 2014 Gollu Aur Pappu
  • 2014  Finding Fanny as Rosalina ‘Rosie’ Eucharistica
  • 2012 Cocktail as Kavita Kapoor
  • 2011  Patiala House as Guneet Kahlon a.k.a. Bebe
  • 2010  Dabangg as Naini
  • 2010 Do Meet Me Sometime
  • 2009 Phir Kabhi as Ganga
  • 2009 Luck by Chance as Neena Walia
  • 2008 Jumbo as Devi
  • 2006 Banaras as Gayatri
  • 2005 Being Cyrus as Katy Sethna
  • 2005 A Twist in Love as Sheetal Arya
  • 2004 Hum Kaun Hai as Sandra Williams
  • 2002  Leela as Leela
  • 2001 Dil Chahta Hai as Tara Jaiswal
  • 1999 Hum Tum Pe Marte Hain as Devyani
  • 1999  Laawaris as Kavita Saxena
  • 1998 Kabhi Na Kabhi
  • 1998  2001: Do Hazaar Ek as Roshni Sharma
  • 1997 Mrityudaata as Mrs. Janki Ghayal
  • 1997Agnichakra as Rani
  • 1994 Krantiveer as Megha Dixit
  • 1993 The Confined as the woman
  • 1993 Gunaah
  • 1993Gardish as Shanti
  • 1993Aaj Kie Aurat as Inspector Roshni Verma / Rajni
  • 1993 Rudaali as Shanichari
  • 1992Dil Aashna Hai as Barkha
  • 1992Angaar as Mili
  • 1992 Sapne Saajan Ke as Dimple
  • 1992Karm Yodha as Namita
  • 1991 Narsimha as Anita V. Rastogi
  • 1991Ajooba as Rukhsana Khan
  • 1991Dushman Devta
  • 1991Khoon Ka Karz
  • 1991Mast Kalandar
  • 1991Prahaar as Kiran
  • 1991Haque as Varsha B. Singh
  • 1990Drishti as Sandhya
  • 1990 Pati Parmeshwar as Reva
  • 1990 Pyar Ke Naam Qurban as Rajkumari Devika Singh
  • 1989Aag Ka Gola
  • 1989 Ladaai as Billoo
  • 1989Shehzaade as Aarti
  • 1989ka
  • 1989Batwara
  • 1989 Touhean
  • 1989 Bees Saal Baad as Nisha
  • 1989Ram Lakhan as Geeta Kashyap
  • 1988 Ganga Tere Desh Mein as Princess
  • 1988 Zakhmi Aurat as Kiran Dutt
  • 1988  Gunahon Ka Faisla as Durga/Shanu
  • 1988 Saazish as Meena
  • 1988 Mahaveera
  • 1988 Aakhri Adaalata s Sub-Inspector Rima Kapoor
  • 1988 Kabzaa as Doctor Smita
  • 1987 Kaash as Pooja
  • 1987 Insaaf as Sonia/Dr. Sarita
  • 1987 Insaniyat Ke Dushman as Shilpa
  • 1986 Allah-Rakha as Julie Khera
  • 1986 Janbaaz as Reshma Rai
  • 1986 Vikram as Inimaasi Princess of Salamia
  • 1985 Saagar as Mona D’Silva
  • 1985 Arjun as Geeta Sahani
  • 1985  Trust as Neha Khanna
  • 1985 Lava as Rinku Dayal
  • 1984  Zakhmi Sher as Advocate Anu Gupta
  • 1984 Manzil Manzil as Seema Malhotra
  • 1973  Bobby as Bobby J. Bragan


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She won the National Film Award for Best Actress in 1994 for the film ‘Rudaali’.

Dimple Kapadia Husband:

She divorced the late actor Rajesh Khanna in April 1982. She has two daughters Twinkle Khanna and Rinke Khanna (with the late actor Rajesh Khanna). After her divorce, she (it was rumored) had affairs with actors late Rishi Kapoor and Sunny Deol.

In September 2017 Dimple and Sunny Deol, whose relationship in the 1980s was an open secret, were spotted at a bus stop in London.

Apart from acting she shares a close bond with her son-in-law Akshay Kumar and her grandchildren.


Nick Name Dimpi
Date of Birth  8th June1957
Age 66 Years (As of 2023)
Profession Indian Actress
Nationality Indian
Religion Hinduism
Birth Place Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Resident Place Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Father Chunnibhai Kapadia
Mother Bitti Kapadia
Marital Status Married
Husband Name Rajesh Khanna
Daughter Twinkle Khanna and Rinke Khanna
Height 5’6″
Weight 65 kgs
Figure Measurements 34-32-34
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Skin Colour Fair
Favourite Colour Pink
Favourite Food idlis and dosas


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