Shahid Kapoor is an Indian film actor, who is popular in bollywood. Shahid started his career by appearing in music videos and advertisements. Shahid Kapoor made his film debut with a leading role in the romantic comedy Ishq Vishk in 2003 which made him won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. he was nominated in Filmfare Best Actor Award category for Jab We Met (2007) and Kaminey (2009). He has also won the Best Actor award for his brilliant performance in Haider and 60th Filmfare Awards for Best Actor Male. He was last seen in the movie Padmavat.
Real Name: Shahid Kapoor
Date of Birth: 25 February 1981
Age (as in 2017): 37 Years
Birth Place: Delhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign: Pisces
Hometown: His ancestry belonging is north India (Punjab), but his family is settled in Mumbai
School: Lokhandwala, Anderi West, Mumbai
College: Gyan Bharati, Delhi (upto 4th class), Rajhans Vidyalaya, Mumbai
Educational Qualifications: Mithibai College, Mumbai
Hobbies : Reading Books, Dancing
Father : Pankaj Kapoor (actor)
Mother: Neelima Azeem (by birth), Supriya Pathak (stepmother)
Brothers: Ishaan Khattar, Ruhaan Kapoor
Sisters: Sanah Kapoor
Debut: Ishq Vishq (2003)
Physical Stats & Features
Height: 5’ 8″
Weight: 70 kg
– Chest: 42 Inches
– Waist: 30 Inches
– Biceps: 15 Inches
Eye Color: Black
Marital Status: Married
Wife: Mira Rajput
Marriage Date: July 7, 2015
Children: (Daughter) Misha Kapoor
Cars Collection: Jaguar XKR-S, Range Rover
Bikes Collection: Yamaha MT 01, Harley Davidson Fat Boy
Salary (Per movie: 15 Crores)
Net Worth: $30 Million
As of February 2018, Kapoor is filming Batti Gul Meter Chalu, a satire about the lack of electricity in rural India, for which he has hired a language coach to learn a Garhwali dialect. He has also committed to reunite with Imtiaz Ali in a yet-untitled project.
- Ishq Vishk (2003)
- Dil Maange More (2004)
- 36 China Town (2006)
- Chup Chup Ke (2006)
- Vivah (2006)
- Jab We Met (2007)
- Kaminey (2009)
- Badmaash Company (2010)
- R… Rajkumar (2013)
- Shaandaar (2015)
- Udta Punjab (2016)
- Rangoon (2017)
Some Interesting Facts about Shahid Kapoor
- He turned into a vegetarian after reading a book ‘Life is Fair’ by Brian Hines.
- He got fame at young age when he got featured in Aryan band’s song video Aankhon mein tere hi chehra.
- His parents Pankaj Kapoor and Neelima Azeem got divorced when he was 3 years old.
- When he was going through struggling period he didn’t have money to buy a Pioneer music system but now that company want him to endorse it.
- He worked as background dancers in the film Taal (1999) & Dil to Pagal Hai (1997).
- His wife, Mira Rajput, is 14 years younger to him.