Thursday, December 13, 2012


Neetu Singh, a very active,  energetic  girl with good figure and nice attractive 
features conquered the minds of young and old audiences  alike when she acted as heroine in Hindi films.She entered film field as a child artiste and upgraded to a heroine who was elegant, beautiful, always pleasant, and possessing full of vitality.She was therefore more appropriate to act energetic positive roles.She was but able to handle any kind of roles fantastically well.
Neetu Singh is born in a Sikh family of Chandigarh but she studied and lived in Mumbai.She entered film field at the age of eight.Her role as a dancer and the dance number with the popular song 'Lekar Hum Deewane Dil' in the film 'Yaadon Ki Baarat'(73) was  well noticed.That film was also a big hit.She got 
mature roles continuously thereafter. 
Neetu Singh during those active young days could act as heroine opposite all main actors such that 'Amitabh Bachchan,Jeetendra,Rishi Kapoor,Shashi Kapoor,Satrughan Sinha etc.With Rishi Kapoor she appeared in eleven films and most of them were  huge success.She married Rishi Kapoor in 1980 and left the film field in 1983.After 26 years she acted in a movie 'Love Aaj Kal' in 2009.In 2010 she acted in "Do Dooni Char' and in 2012 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan'.Her new Punjabi film 'Saadi Love Story'  will release in 2013.

Neetu Singh got appraisal for several films during the period up to 83.In 75 'Khel Khel mein' directed by Ravi Tandon in which Rishi Kapoor acted as her pair was a big block buster film.The song 'Khullan Khulla Pyar Karenge' is still popular.
In the film 'Deewar' starring Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor, Neetu Singh acted as the pair of Shashi Kapoor.Shashi Kappor handled  the role of a Police Officer in this film.
In the super hit film 'Kabhie Kabhie' directed by Yash Chopra, Neetu Singh acted as the daughter of Waheeda Rehman.
Rajesh Khanna and Neetu Singh were the main lead actors of 1975 film 'Maha Chor' directed by Narendra Bedi.The film was a super hit at the box office.
In the super duper hit 'Amar Akbar Antony' directed by Manmohan Desai, in 77
Neetu Singh acted opposite Rishi Kapoor.Amitabh Bachchan,Rishi Kapoor and Vinnod Khanna handled the hero roles of this film.The other heroines were Parveen Babi and Shabana Azmi.The film was remade in Telugu as 'Ram Robert  Rahim' and in Malayalam as 'John Jaffer Janardhanan'.
Dharam Veer was a block buster film directed by Manmohan Desai in 77 in which Dharmendra and Jeetendra were in lead roles.Jeetendra was her pair in this film.
Randhir Kapoor was her hero in the super hit film of Amitabh Bachchan  and Rakhee 'Kasme Vade' in 78 and also in another hit film of 78 'Heeralal Pannalal'.
Her son Ranbir Kapoor is a film star in Bollywood.
Selected Filmography
Yadon ki Baraat
Khel Khel Mein
Rafoo Chakar
Shankar Dada
Kabhe Kahbie
Maha Chor
Amar Akbar Antony
Doosra Aadmi
Chor Sipahee
Dharam Veer
Ab Kya Hoga
Kasme Vade
Heeralal Pannalal
Anjane Mein
Joota Kahin Ka
The great gambler
Kala Pathar
Duniya meri Jab mein
The burning Train
Dhan Doulat
Kaala Paani
Ek Aur Ek Gyarah
Waqt ki Deewar
Raj Mahal
Teesri Aankh
Love Aaj Kal
Do Dooni Char
Jab Tak Hai Jaan
Saadi Love Story

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