Daughter of a famous superstar Jeetendra, Ekta kapoor’s life story is an inspiring tale. Ekta might have been born with a silver spoon, but she wrote her own destiny. After ruling the television and changing the face of daily serials, today, she is also making her mark in the world of cinema and even the digital space.
Ekta talks about her story on the stage of Ted Talks India and told how a women should never be underestimated. Her powerpack speech made audience amaze and host shahrukh khan shared how proud he is of Ekta. Shahrukh also said she is inspiration to most of the women in our Country.
Ekta kapoor tell about her struggling days when she was rejected by top rated channels. Her father was taunted for supporting her useless daughter. One person even told Jeetendra not to invest money on her instead he can buy gold for her, but Jeetendra replied Gold should be within her, what she will do with gold outside? This statement of her father made her more determined and focused and with Hum Paanch she gave major hit and then from there her journey begins. Ekta also added she would like to mentor some girls and help them find the gold in themselves.
In her daily soaps she always highlighted woman character more compared to men. She have always come up with more stronger character of a women and recently she came up with the movie Lipstick under my Burkha, the movie is all about womens who are straightforward and are not afraid to step forward to tackle every problem.
Lastly, Ekta told women should follow their passion to the fullest.