In a recent interview, Ranbir Kapoor revealed that veteran actor Randhir Kapoor is suffering from an early stage of dementia. Ranbir told NDTV, “My uncle Randhir Kapoor, who is going through early stages of dementia, came to me after the movie and said, ‘Tell dad he is very nice, where are they? let’s call him.
He added, “Art crosses the boundaries of medical conditions… And a good piece of storytelling really embodies that.” Sharmaji Namkeen, which was released on Amazon Prime on 31 March, is actor Rishi Kapoor’s last film. After Rishi’s demise in 2020, Paresh Rawal stepped in to complete the film.
Relation between Ranbir Kapoor and Randhir Kapoor
Randhir Kapoor is Ranbir Kapoor’s uncle.
After Ranbir’s statement, Randhir Kapoor talks about the reality
Randhir Kapoor said: “I am perfectly fine. I just had Covid-19 sometime ago.”
On being asked why Ranbir said it, Randhir replied, “It’s Ranbir’s wish, he’s entitled to say what he wants.”
Randhir Kapoor told ET, “Ranbir ki marzi (Ranbir’s wish), he is entitled to say what he wants. I never said that. I am alright. In fact, I have just returned from Goa with Rahul Rawail. We were there at the Goa festival.”
Ranbir’s Upcoming movies
Thankfully, the lull is all set to end next year. Ranbir’s period action drama Shamshera will finally release on March 18 next year. Yash Raj films announced its theatrical date today. The film directed by Karan Malhotra also stars Vaani Kapoor and Sanjay Dutt. The actor is set to have a busy 2022 as his three other films are also slated to release. An untitled film with Luv Ranjan co-starring Shraddha Kapoor will be out in March next year close to Shamshera. Sandeep Reddy Vanga’s second Hindi project after Kabir Singh called ‘Animal’ will be out on Dusshera 2022. The film will see Ranbir Kapoor, Anil Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra in lead roles. Ranbir’s fourth film — Ayan Mukerji’s ‘Brahmastra’, has been in the making for at least 3 years and we hear, it might just see the light of day next year as well. The film stars Alia Bhatt and Amitabh Bachchan alongside Ranbir.