Ekta Kapoor one of decorated media person who is well known for her soap operas on Television. A proud owner of Balaji Telefilms has roots deep in the media industry. Her Father Mr. Jitendra Kumar and her mother Mrs. Shbha Kapoor is a famous cine star of their time.
Ekta Kapoor was born in 1975. And completed her education from Mithibai College. She was not a very academic student, but her father was always shown faith in her abilities. She started her career at the age of 19 and produced some of the pilot episodes but unfortunately, they failed. Due to her determination, she made another attempt to produce serial named ” Hum Panch”. And the serial hit the homes and liked by lots of people.
After “Hum Panch” Ekta Kapoor looked back, she produced hundreds of episodes of serials named as ” Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi”, “Kahaani Ghar Ghar Ki” and “Kasauti Zindagi Ki”. These serials marked a trend in the Indian television shows. And have produced hundred of episodes with a good TRP ratings. She is often called as queen of Television. As she has created her own arena and given employment to hundred of employees through her production house known as “Balaji Telefilms”. In her initial years of success, most of her serials were having initials as “K”. But now she moved on from the “K factor and has produced various blockbuster serials such as “Pavita Bandhan”, “Yeh Hai Mohabbatein” and “Pyar Ki Ek Kahaani” etc.
She tried her luck in movies as well and look forward to standing tall in Bollywood as well. It has been more than two decades since she is in the media industry. She earned a lot of name and fame but her journey was troublesome as well. As there were many hiccups, controversies about her distorting Indian women’s image. But no one could able to stop her. Today, “Balaji Telefilms Private Limited” is a public company listed on “Bombay Stock Exchange”. She didn’t get married till now. And for her single status, she claims she doesn’t have time for relationships.
As she has been unstoppable in getting on the top, we will definitely see more of her. She proves from her work that no sky is high. You just need to explore yourself and you will be good at something. You just need to see inside yourself and spend some time in exploration.