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    Khushi Kapoor ready for big Bollywood debut, father Boney says she will be launched by someone he respects

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    The producer said there will soon be an announcement about her debut.

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    Boney Kapoor said that daughter Khushi was keen on acting.
    Film-maker Boney Kapoor and the late Sridevi's younger daughter Khushi Kapoor is all set to follow in her mother and sister Janhvi's footsteps and will soon be making her debut in the film industry.

    The 'Mr. India' maker, in an interview to Bombay Times, revealed that there would soon be an announcement regarding the debut of his 20-year-old daughter. He, however, added that he would not be launching her, rather it will be "someone I respect and someone I feel secure and safe about.”

    Explaining the reason behind his decision to not launch Khushi, Kapoor said, "I have the resources, but I would rather have someone else launch her because I am her father and one tends to get indulgent. You can’t afford to do that as a film-maker and nor is it good for the actor. Anil (Kapoor) was still an established actor, so it didn’t affect him much, but I think I became an indulgent brother with Sanjay (Kapoor) when he made his entry into films.”

    The 65-year-old producer had backed the 1995-film 'Prem' that saw his younger brother Sanjay make his foray into the film industry.

    However, Kapoor's son Arjun made his debut with Yash Raj Films, and daughter Janhvi's debut film 'Dhadak' was backed by Karan Johar.


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