Rishi Kapoor Died at the age of 67 due to cancer Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor is no longer with us. Yesterday actor Irrfan Khan and now Rishi Kapoor. Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor has passed away on Thursday morning after battling leukemia for two years. Rishi Kapoor was admitted to Reliance Foundation Hospital on Wednesday night due to trouble in breathing. Treatment was going on for two years Rishi Kapoor was undergoing treatment for cancer since 2018 and lived in New York for more than a year, where he was treated. He was accompanied by his wife and actress Neetu Singh. In February, Rishi Kapoor was hospitalized twice due to health reasons.