If you have grown up somewhere in and along the 90’s and early 2000’s you have certainly experienced the super popular K-Series of TV serials by Ekta Kapoor, she is an Indian TV Producer with a net worth of $10 Million which roughly sums up to 70 Crore in Indian Rs. She is the daughter of superstar Jetendra and with her father’s backing started one of the most successful TV production houses India has seen which has produces some of the most loved TV shows in Asia.
How Rich is Ekta Kapoor ?
Ekta Kapoor Net Worth :- $12 million / Rs 72 Crore (in 2017 as per Forbes)
Date Of Birth : June 07, 1975
Ekta Kapoor Height : 5.4 feet or 1.63 m
Weight : 58 Kg or 128 lb
it was the late 80’s when Ekta was almost done with college andlooking out for a career path to catch, she then ventured into the TV production line as her family had a strong backing in the industry as she started Balaji Telefilms in 1994. Her first major success came in the form of the TV Comedy series “Hum Paanch” which tickled the audience and kept them begging for more.
At this point of time Ekta was on her way to become a hot commodity and she hit the jackpot by releasing her two super famous serials “Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi” and “Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii” which each entered a phase of success that went more than 1000 episodes which was phenomenal by any standards.
She started producing movies for Bollywood in 2001 with movies like “Krishna Cottage”,“Kyo Kii… Main Jhuth Nahin Bolta” and“Kucch To Hai”which were mild successes but not chart topping like her Tv serials.
Ekta is the Managing director of Balaji telefilms and as you imagine she has made a lot of money from all these serials, its estimated that she can pull in as much as 3 Crore per series per year but not a lot of that is saved because it’s well known that Ekta is a heavy spender.
Ekta stays I her family home in Mumbainear Juhu the home is a massive bungalow in the city that’s pretty well made with all modern amenities but a rather over the top design standard. The cost of her home is estimated to me more than $5 Million which is close to 25 Crore.
Cars and other Assets
Ekta has an obsession for luxury cars you can see her roaming around in a couple of luxury brands like BMW, Mercedes and more, she recently even gave a vintage 1967 luxury car to Ajay Devgan though the car is a mess it won’t be for long.
3 Facts you probably did not know about
- All of Ektas serials usually start with a K for reasons related to astrology and the work k is supposed to be pretty lucky for her.
- Balaji telefilms have produced more than 25 successful TV serial in the past while and has earned more than 500 Crore from the serials overall.
- Ektas brother Tusshar Kapoor is also a Bollywood actor who has acted in her serials sometimes as cameos.
Ekta Kapoor Fan’s Mailing Addres
Office No. C-13, Balaji House
Located at Dalia Industrial Estate
Just Opposite to the Laxmi Industrial Estate
New Link Road
City – Mumbai
Pin Code – 400 053
Phone No. – 022-4069-8000 (Balaji Telefilms)