Rishi Kapoor and Irrfan Khan were among late screen icons who were given tributes along with Sean Connery, Kirk Douglas and Chadwick Boseman, at the 74th British Academy for Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards.
Bollywood veteran Rishi Kapoor opined that the government of India must declare an emergency to combat the coronavirus pandemic.
Bollywood veteran actor, Rishi Kapoor concerns over Pakistani citizens and feels all humans should be united and fight against the deadly coronavirus.
Rishi had featured in one of the three segments of Mera Naam Joker as a boy who has a crush on his schoolteacher. He even won a National Award for the performance. Made on a tight budget, Bobby hit the bull’s eye, turning both 21-year-old Rishi Kapoor and 16-year-old Dimple Kapadia into instant stars.
Shah Rukh Khan, who made his Bollywood debut alongside Rishi Kapoor in the 1992 film "Deewana", feels the late actor’s blessings helped him scale greater heights.
According to reports, the 67-year-old actor was admitted to Sir HN Reliance Foundation Hospital in Mumbai. Wife Neetu Kapoor was at his side.
After mourning the demise of the late veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, WWE champion and Hollywood actor John Cena has now taken to social media to pay homage to Irrfan Khan, who too passed away.
While the world was trying to gather themselves with the untimely loss of the globally acclaimed actor Irrfan khan, Rishi Kapoor, one of the most finest actors in Bollywood history took his last breath on Thursday morning.
Hrithik Roshan took to Instagram to express how much he is missing Chintu uncle -- as he called the late actor Rishi Kapoor.
The organisers of the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) will screen the Irrfan Khan-starrer "Song Of Scorpion", "102 Not Out" starring Rishi Kapoor, and the Sushant Singh Rajput'-starrer "Kedarnath".