Ekta Kapoor - Business Leaders

Ekta Kapoor is aptly called as the reigning queen of Indian television industry. The serials produced by her company Balaji Telefilms are a great hit with the masses and dominate all the major TV channels in India.Ekta Kapoor is daughter of former Bollywood superstar Jeetendra and sister of Tusshar Kapoor. She did her schooling from Bombay Scottish School and later on joined Mithibai College. She was not interested in academics and on the advice of her father ventured into TV-serial production at the age of 19. And soon she changed the face of Indian television industry. Today, Ekta Kapoor is the creative director of Balaji Telefilms. Her company has produced more than 25 serials and each one is being shown, on an average, four times a week on different television channels. Ekta Kapoor's serials have captured the imagination of masses. She broken all previous records of TV serial production and popularity in India. Her most famous television venture has been Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi which began in 2000 and is still leading the TRP ratings in India.Her company Balaji telefilms has also been successful as a producer of TV films. < Read less Read more >

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