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Kapoor, Prithviraj

Line breaks: Prith|viraj Ka¦poor
Pronunciation: /kaˈpɔː
 
, kaˈpʊə/

Definition of Kapoor, Prithviraj in English:

( 1906–72), Indian actor and film and theatre director. In 1944 he founded the Prithvi Theatre in Bombay (Mumbai), a company notable for the realism it brought to Hindi drama. Productions, in which Kapoor often played the lead, included Pathan (1947). His son Raj ( 1924–88) was also an actor and film director; his works include Awaara (1951), in which he and his father starred as on-screen father and son.

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