- "I don't want to hurt anybody's emotions," said Rishi Kapoor
- "We don't want to do anything that would upset family," said Rishi Kapoor
- "We have an objection till our mother is living," said Rishi Kapoor
"We don't want to do anything that would upset any family in the film industry. You can't make a biopic and not say things that happened other than work," he added.
Rishi Kapoor released his autobiography Khullam Khulla earlier this year in which he mentioned about Raj Kapoor's relationship with Sanjay Dutt's mother, actress Nargis Dutt.
Speaking to PTI, the Chandni actor said that his sister once approached Nargis' husband Sunil Dutt and sought permission to make a biopic on Raj Kapoor. "Sunil Dutt refused and said 'let sleeping dogs lie, let's not stir up or upset anybody,'" Rishi Kapoor told PTI.
The actor said that a discussion on making a biopic on Raj Kapoor has been on for 50 years.
"Since the past 50 years it (offer for biopic) is on. Producer Bobby Bedi, who made Bandit Queen, offered to do it. But we, as a family, have an objection till our mother is living," PTI quoted Rishi Kapoor as saying.
On the work front, Rishi Kapoor's film Patel Ki Punjabi Shaadi is all set to release in theatres on September 15.
After Patel Ki Punjabi Shaadi, Rishi Kapoor will feature in Umesh Shukla's 102 Not Out along with Amitabh Bachchan.
(With PTI inputs)
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