Madhumalti Kapoor is a popular veteran actress from India. She is mainly known for her role as a character artist in movies like Maharaja Vikram, Gadar and other projects. She was also briefly married to Bollywood actor Anupam Kher during her younger days. However, her big ticket to fame came during her middle age when she got excellent offers as a character artist.
She is very talented and is a student of National School of Drama. In this way, she got proper training in various aspects of film making during those days. It was not usual to have female students in Drama School during 1970s. However, she got admission due to her talent and hard work.
Madhumalti Kapoor has won several awards in her career and still continues to act in various movies and TV projects. She has also featured in few advertisements and music albums in recent years. Apart from Hindi, she was also seen in few Punjabi movies in her career and this got her good awards.
Madhumalti Kapoor was born on the 12th of January 1955 in Mumbai region of India. Madhumalti Kapoor’s current age is 68 years.
Wiki | Biography
Madhumalti Kapoor was born and brought up in Mumbai. She completed her primary education from this region and later joined an Arts college from Shimla. She was always interested in acting and her family supported her in this venture. She later joined the National School of Drama and became a bright student of the Institute.
Interestingly, actor Anupam Kher was also in the same University during that time and they later got married. However, the marriage did not last long due to issues and they got separated. She however, moved on and continued her acting career in the film and entertainment industry. She was part of few programs of Doordarshan during those times.
She became more popular in the 1990s and 2000 era when cable TV started its boom in the country. As more channels opened up, there were many programs and she got to feature as an actress in many serials and movies as a character artist. She got good recognition for movies like Gadar and even won several awards.
|Full Name||Madhumalti Kapoor|
|Date of Birth||12 January , 1955|
|Age||68 (as of 2023)|
|Zodiac sign / Sun sign||Capricorn|
|School||National School of Drama|
|College||College From Arts college of Shimla|
|Educational Qualifications||High School Graduate|
|Debut||Film debut: Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga|
Madhumalti Kapoor was born in a conservative Hindu family based in Shimla. Her father worked for a small firm and her mother was a home maker. She also has few siblings. However, not much information is available about her family members as she is a senior actress and she is not too active on social media like the young actors.
|Father Name||Not Known|
|Mother Name||Not Known|
|Brother Name||Not Known|
|Sister Name||Not Known|
Boyfriend, Husband, Relationships
Madhumalti Kapoor is currently single. However, she was earlier married to Actor Anupam Kher who was her classmate in National School of Drama. They got married in 1979 but got divorced after few months. Later she was married to Ranjit Kapoor who is a director and writer in the film industry and brother of Actor Anu Kapoor. However, they got separated after few years due to personal issues. After that, she has not got into any relationship in her life.
|Affairs / Boyfriend||Not Known|
|Husband Name||Anupam Kher|
Madhumalti Kapoor looks beautiful even at this age and has an elegant personality. She stands tall at 5.4 feet and weighs about 85 kgs. She has put on weight due to age and health issues in recent years. She has grey hair and usually keeps it short. She does basic workout like walking to keep herself healthy and fit. She has good smile and expressive eyes which benefits her acting career.
|Weight(approx.)||Kilograms- 85 Kg|
Weight in Pounds- 187 lbs
|Height(approx.)||Centimeters – 162 cm|
Inches – 5 ft 4 in
Meter – 1.62 m
|Figure Measurements (approx.)||34-36-38|
Madhumalti Kapoor was part of several theatre groups after completing her graduation from National School of Drama. She also featured in many serials and other programs of Doordarshan channel in those days. After satellite channels cropped up in the country, she got offers from Sony and other channels for TV serials.
One of her top projects was Gadar Ek Premkatha which became a blockbuster hit. The movie had Sunny Deol and Amisha Patel in lead roles and she featured in an interesting role. This movie got her good recognition and she also managed to get few awards for her top quality performance in the film.
Meanwhile, she got good offers from Punjabi film industry after the success of Gadar and she was seen in movies like Political Asylum. This movie was released in the year 2004 and generated few controversies due to its sensitive topic. In the year 2009, she was seen in another hit project titled Mini Punjab.
She was also part of another project in Punjabi titled Des ho ya Pardes. This movie also won her several awards and she was seen in the mother’s role of the hero in the movie. She later ventured into TV serials and also got offers from several Hindi films like De de Pyar De. She also got an interesting role in the recent hit film Sonu Ke Titu ki Sweety.
Madhumalti became a regular face on Indian television and she is seen in grandmother’s role in recent years. She was part of the hit project titled Humsafar recently and this was aired on Sony TV. It had good ratings and she is well recognized as a character artist in Indian television and films. She was earlier part of Ek Ladki ko Dekha to Aisa Laga movie as well in Bollywood.
The net worth of Madhumalti Kapoor is around $5 million. She has worked in the entertainment industry since many years and made lot of money as an actress. She has also produced many projects and worked for theatre groups. She has properties in Punjab, Mumbai and other regions. She owns two luxury cars.
|Net Worth||$5 Million|
Facts and Information
Madhumalti Kapoor is one of the few actress in Indian films who have managed to get work even after turning 60. She is close to 70 years and still gets good offers due to her talent and hard work.
She did not have a good marital life as both her marriages ended in separation. She was married to actor Anupam Kher and Ranjit Kapoor but got separated due to personal issues. She has remained single after these incidents.
She was part of the NSD during her younger days and this was a great achievement for a female artist during the 1970s. She is very bold and forward in her thinking which is the reason she got such big offers in those days.