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June 20, 2008

Bollywood Queen: Kareena Kapoor

Raj Kapoor’s granddaughter is having the last laugh. Hits, misses, flops, nothing has come in the way of her zooming to the top in popularity or earning power.

Raj Kapoor’s granddaughter is having the last laugh. Hits, misses, flops, nothing has come in the way of her zooming to the top in popularity or earning power. Commanding the highest fee (allegedly Rs two crore)for an Indian actress today, with the possible exception of Mrs Bachchan junior, the porcelain beauty who turned size zero into a nationwide debate, has bagged the biggest banners and the hottest heroes, including the actor she has always wanted to pair with – Aamir Khan. The other Mr Khan, of course wears his heart on his sleeve, uh arm.

Pet peeve Make-up.

Familial bond Sentimental about the black, slinky Versace dress that sister Lolo (Karisma) presented her with on her 18th birthday.

Screen idols Nargis and Meena Kumari.

Films of note Chameli, Omkara, Jab We Met.

Questionable career move Tashan.

Candid speak “Failure is a part of life. What counts is how you deal with it.”

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