After 'Love Story', arrogance ruined Kumar Gaurav's career! How did he earn 75 crores after 43 years?

Ronit Kawale
Ronit Kawale - Senior Editor
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Veteran actor Kumar Gaurav became famous overnight in the 1980s after working in the 1981 film 'Love Story'. Paired opposite actress Vijayta Pandit, Kumar Gaurav soon became a favourite of many fans with his handsome looks and mannerisms. The son of legendary actor Rajendra Kumar turned 67 on July 11. Gaurav emerged as one of the most sought-after actors at the time. Despite achieving tremendous success at such a young age, Kumar Gaurav's stardom slowly faded into oblivion. But do you know where he is and what he does now? Kumar Gaurav was flooded with film offers after Rahul Rawail's film 'Love Story' proved to be a blockbuster at the box office. Some of his films include 'Teri Kasam', 'Star', 'Kaante', 'Janam', 'Phool' and 'Naam' According to a report in 'Aaj Tak', after gaining fame in the film industry, Kumar Gaurav refused to work with lesser-known actresses. His demand was so high that it became difficult for him to get films.

Where is Kumar Gaurav now?

According to a report, despite giving his best, the actor was forced to say goodbye to showbiz and run his own business. After leaving the film industry, Kumar Gaurav also decided to stay away from the limelight.

Kumar Gaurav's first marriage

According to 'Bollywoodshadis.com', veteran actor Rajendra Kumar and Raj Kumar had a good friendship. They decided to turn their friendship into a family relationship. As a result, Kumar Gaurav and Raj Kapoor's daughter Reema Kapoor got engaged. Kumar and Reema already had feelings for each other and they did so.

Where is Kumar Gaurav now?

Kumar Gaurav's second marriage and children

Soon Gaurav and Reema's relationship started to fizzle out when dating rumours started spreading between him and Love Story actress Vijayta. Later, their engagement was broken and Kumar Gaurav fell in love for the second time with Namrata Dutt, daughter of veteran stars Sunil and Nargis Dutt. They got married in 1984 and have two daughters, Sachi and Sia. Thus, Kumar Gaurav is Sanjay Dutt's brother-in-law by relation.

kumar gaurav net worth

According to many reports, Kumar Gaurav's net worth is around Rs 75 crore. He is very successful in his business and earns all his income from it.


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