Indian Idol 12’s weekend episode goes to be an emotional trip for all Rishi Kapoor followers. The singing actuality present on Sony TV will have a good time the legendary actor, with the highest 10 contestants acting on his evergreen numbers. His spouse Neetu Kapoor will even be part of in the celebration, and go on to share some unheard tales about them.
The veteran actor shot for the episode a number of days again with judges — Neha Kakkar, Himesh Reshammiya and Vishal Dadlani, and host Aditya Narayan. This was her first tv look after the demise of husband Rishi Kapoor in April final yr.
As contestants carried out on romantic songs of the couple, Neetu opened up about how she began relationship Rishi. She revealed that she was earlier his wingwoman and would consistently assist him in impressing different ladies. She went on to share, “After chasing every girl, one day he came up to me and said that he likes me. He added that he finds me very simple and genuine.”
While they began relationship after his confession, Neetu went on to share an incident when she realised she was in love with him. The two actors had been capturing at completely different cities, and Rishi Kapoor despatched a telegram which mentioned, “Sikhni yaad aayi (remembered you).” The Amar Akbar Anthony couldn’t maintain her tears whereas sharing these love-filled anecdotes.
Neetu Kapoor was additionally left emotional and overwhelmed when Rishi’s mates Rakesh Roshan, Jeetendra and Prem Chopra’s video messages had been performed out. Rakesh shared that he was mates with Rishi for greater than 45 years. Calling him an open hearted, frank individual, the actor-filmmaker mentioned that he nonetheless feels his absence, and that Rishi was an ‘Indian Idol’ in true sense. Furthermore, Jeetendra chipped in to share that he would by no means be capable to specific how a lot he misses Rishi Kapoor. He added that the late actor would at all times be ‘Chintu’ for him. Jeetendra additionally lauded Neetu Kapoor for being one of the best companion, and dealing with Rishi and her household with a lot energy.
On Thursday, Rishi Kapoor’s household carried out a particular eleventh month prayer meet, which was attended by son — actor Ranbir Kapoor and daughter Riddhima Kapoor Sahni. Rishi handed away on April 30 after a two-year battle with most cancers. Earlier in the day, Neetu Kapoor had additionally shared a number of glimpses from her final journey to New York together with her late husband on Instagram.