(Last Updated on : 05/02/2016)
Ram Kapoor is the only Indian actor
to have won the Indian Telly awards for best actors for three consecutive years in the year 2006, 2007 and 2008. He has earned recognition and praises for his roles in Indian television
. Besides this, he has also acted in a supporting role in five Hindi
Early Life of Ram Kapoor
Ram Kapoor was born to Anil and Rita Kapoor on 1st September 1973 in a Punjabi
family. After his birth, his family moved to Mumbai
where he was admitted to Scottish High School. From very young age, Ram Kapoor has entered into acting. His schooling was done at Sherwood, Nainital
, which has a very good acting tradition. At ninth standard, Ram started acting in a play called 'Charlie's Aunt', which he found very interesting. Later for improvement he had gone to Delhi
for practicing plays in Hindi and English
. To pursue his acting career, Kapoor had gone to America for further learning in Stanislovsky of Method acting for two years.
Career of Ram Kapoor
Ram Kapoor had started his television career in the year 1997 with the television serial
Nyaya (directed by Sudhir Mishra
). Even though this serial
was never a success, his acting was praised by many. Therefore, he was flooded with offers after that. After Nyay, he has done some other shows such as Heena (in 1998) and Sangharsh (in 1999).
Ram Kapoor's major career hit in television is 'Kasam Se' of Balaji Telefilms. But his acting strength has been shown from his first serial 'Nyaya'. Under Ekta Kapoor
's banner he had done two serials, named- 'Kavita' and 'Ghar Ek Mandir'. 'Sangharsh' is also his renowned project. People loved him more in 'Ghar Ek Mandir', when Ram left that serial and another face had appeared instead of him, suddenly serial's TRP was down and people did not like to watch more.
Personal Life of Ram Kapoor
Ram Kapoor had married Gautami, whom he met at the sets of "Ghar Ek Mandir. After dating for some time, they got married on Valentines Day 2003. They have eight year old daughter Sia Kapoor and a six year old son Aks Kapoor.
Filmography of Ram Kapoor in Television
Ghar Ek Mandir
Kehta Hain Dil
Kyun Ki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi
Bade Acche Lagte Hain
Kaam Ya Zaada as Contestant (2006)
Rakhi Ka Swayamvar as host (2009)
Swayamvar 2- Rahul Dulhaniya Le Jayenge as host (2010)
Kaun Banega Crorepati 6 (2012)
Shadi Ke Side Effects
Bade Acche Lagte Hain
Awards won by Ram Kapoor
Ram is very modest in nature, He thinks himself as an average actor, but want to be versatile. As Jai Walia, he had achieved Best Actor at 'Zee Telly Award'. As a pair with Prachi Desai
he won, Couple of the Year for their on screen chemistry.