The ever youthful the yesteryear superstar Jeetendra turns 75 this weekend. His wife Shobha Kapoor, daughter Ekta Kapoor with some close friends as Rishi Kapoor, Rakesh Roshan and few others from B-town are heading for Jaipur tomorrow for the three day celebrations. However his son actor Tusshar Kapoor and grandson Laksshya will miss this grand celebrations as he is shooting for his upcoming film, ' Golmaal Again' in Hyderabad and his little son is said to be accompanying him.
The grapevine says that Tusshar's dates for the film were confirmed way back and he has committed and the loving son that he is, he wrapped up his Mumbai schedule on Sunday to enable him to celebrate his father Jeetendra's birthday at home before he leaves for Jaipur. Its a special occasion for the family and the original Himmatwala Hero. The Kapoors together are all geared up to make it a big day on his milestone birthday.
Sources says the celebration is planned by his wife Shobha Kapoor on a week long extravaganza in Jaipur and will be hosting about 200 guests which include the couple's closest friends, and family members . A few from the film fraternity.
When Jeetendra was asked by a publication about his 75th birthday the actor said it's his wife Shobha's idea to celebrate his birthday in a grand style though he personally hates to be reminded of his birthdays! He went on to say he would have preferred to have a small celebration in Mumbai with some close friends and the biggest joy would be near his 9 month old grandson Laksshya on his milestone birthday. However his little grandson will now accompany them to Jaipur for the week-long vacation and Jeetendra the grandfather is beaming with happiness.