Press Esc to close
Thursday 25 May 2017
News updated at 2:29 AM IST

I am forever 24: Anil Kapoor on 57th b'day

Mumbai, Dec 23,2014 (IANS) 18:02 IST
Bollywood actors John Abraham and Anil Kapoor with producer of film 'Welcome Back' Firoz Nadiadwala, celebrate their birthdays on sets of the film at a hotel in Dubai recently.PTI Photo
For actor Anil Kapoor, who will turn 57 Tuesday, 2013 has been a fabulous year. And the 'ever-grin' Bollywood actor-star's smile just got bigger and brighter during the year, mainly because of his successful TV show "24".

"The number 24 has proved lucky for me. My serial '24', which just concluded, has been received with incredible enthusiasm. Now on my birthday on Dec 24 I feel I am 24 years old," said Anil on the eve of his birthday from Dubai.

"There is so much to do. And I want to do it all. I feel like a child in a toy store. I want everything, and I want it now,"

However, for his birthday Anil is flying back from Dubai to Jaipur, Rajasthan, where his two daughters are shooting.

"Sonam has done very well for herself in 2013. Two of her films 'Raanjhanaa' and 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' were superhits and she established herself as an actress of substance.

"My other daughter Rhea has gone on to produce her second film. In fact, Sonam was shooting for Rhea's 'Khubsoorat' in Bikaner. Now they're moving to Jaipur where I'll be joining them for my birthday. So will the rest of my family. So it's one big happy family birthday for me. I wouldn't want it any other way."

The birthday celebrations don't end in Jaipur. On 27th Anil flies back to Dubai for a long-due holiday.

"All my friends from all over the world are joining me here in Dubai after I return on 27th. We'll just relax. I've been working really hard in 2013. My serial '24' kept me on my toes," said the star of films like "Tezaab", "Viraasat" and "Judaai".

Go to Top

Photo Gallery
Soliders carry mortal remains of martyred soldiers -- Havaldar Girish Gurang, Rifleman Rabin...

Soliders carry mortal remains of martyred soldiers -- Havaldar Girish Gurang, Rifleman Rabin...

LJP activists celebrate after Indian Army destroyed Pakistani army posts across the Line of...

LJP activists celebrate after Indian Army destroyed Pakistani army posts across the Line of...

Muslim women hold banners to protest against 'Tripple Talaq' system in Surat...

Muslim women hold banners to protest against 'Tripple Talaq' system in Surat...

Members of All J&K Contractual Lectures (10+2) forum shout slogans during a protest against the...

Members of All J&K Contractual Lectures (10+2) forum shout slogans during a protest against the...

Members of Special Police Officers' Welfare Society during a protest rally in Guwahati on...

Members of Special Police Officers' Welfare Society during a protest rally in Guwahati on...

People from Tribal communities during a protest against Chota Nagpur Tenancy Act (CNT) and...

People from Tribal communities during a protest against Chota Nagpur Tenancy Act (CNT) and...

Street Vendors protest outside the Ranchi municipal corporation in Ranchi on...

Street Vendors protest outside the Ranchi municipal corporation in Ranchi on...

Family members during the last rites of godman Chandraswami at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on...

Family members during the last rites of godman Chandraswami at Nigambodh Ghat in New Delhi on...

Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar along with the Indian cricket team at the screening of film...

Master blaster Sachin Tendulkar along with the Indian cricket team at the screening of film...

A mahout bathes his elephant on a hot summer day in Ajmer, India...

A mahout bathes his elephant on a hot summer day in Ajmer, India...

Like us on Facebook

Copyright 2017, The Printers (Mysore) Private Ltd., 75, M.G Road, Post Box 5331, Bengaluru - 560001
Tel: +91 (80) 25880000 Fax No. +91 (80) 25880523
Powered by Yodasoft Technologies Pvt. Ltd.