What is the key to success? Tireless and consistent efforts? And what takes someone there? The answer is just one virtue - patience.
Today, I am talking about the person who has much more to inspire us. This Bollywood star who was patient enough to see what's coming his way and what requires more attention, gives us the adrenaline rush to do more and achieve something on our own. And this someone is none other than Rajat Kapoor who had a 'had it all' kind of personality.
Funnily enough, this actor was a born storyteller. He never wanted to become an actor, at the age of 14, he decided to become a film maker and went ahead with pursuing his career in films. And guess what? Now, he is all set to take his directorial journey further with RK/R Kay.
Read more about it in the story.
Famous actor, director, and writer Rajat Kapoor was born on 11 February in 1961 in the capital city, Delhi.
In 1983, this dynamic actor started his career with joining a theatre group 'Chingari' and later moved to Pune to get enrolled in the esteemed Film and Television Institute of India.
This magnificent actor made his debut with Kumar Sahani's, Khayal Gatha, and the film received a Filmfare Award from the critics.
Rajat always wanted to narrate stories, direct them, write them and work behind the curtains. He made his full-fledged directorial debut with the film 'Private Detective: Two Plus Two Plus One' which was released in 1997.
*Lol, I wasn't even born*
Aamir Khan, Akshaye Khanna and Saif Ali Khan starred film 'Dil Chahta Hai' gave him his big mainstream break in Hindi cinema. The critics immensely applauded this film.
Ever since his debut Rajat started writing, directing and even acting in various critically appreciated films like Corporate, Bheja Fry and Dasvidaniya.
Kapoor wrote and directed an independent film Raghu Romeo which he financed the movie by sending emails to his acquaintances and friends. Although it didn't prove to be a big hit, the film received a Filmfare Award. Mr. Kapoor proved a fact that, you cannot measure success in monetary terms.
This time also, he is all set to direct a new movie and is trying to crowd fund it. Read on to know how.
Kapoor carved a niche for himself and appeared in an International film Monsoon Wedding by Mira Nair.
He was last seen playing the role of Harsh Kapoor in Kapoor & Sons. His demise scene in the film literally filled every viewer's eyes with tears.
I think we really need to take some acting classes from him. What do you think?
Rajat's upcoming project is RK/R Kay. And Crowdera, famous online fundraising platform is helping him fund for the movie. You can also be a part of his project by making a contribution via gocrowdera.com.
Chet Jain appeals people to join hands in this crucial project of Rajat Kapoor.
Rajat Kapoor is getting media supports from all over.
You have now, an exciting opportunity to prove yourself as a true Rajat Kapoor fan. What are you waiting for?