Kareena Kapoor Biography

Name: Kareena Kapoor
Nickname: Bebo
Date of Birth: 21, September 1980
Zodiac Sign: Virgo
Height: 5' 4" (1.63 m)
Debut Movie: Refugee
Kareena Kapoor biography

Kareena Kapoor has glamorous look and she is most attractive and successful star in the Bollywood. She  belongs to high profile family and acting talent run in her family.

Kareena is the younger daughter of Randhir Kapoor and Babita who were famous actors of their time.  She has one elder sister Karisma who too gained fame in the field of acting.

Regarding her educational background, Kareena completed schooling from Jamnabai Narsee School in Mumbai but later on shifted to Welham Girl’s Boarding School in Dehradun.

She holds degree in Higher Education with Commerce Stream from Mithibai College, Juhu in Mumbai and then shifted to Harvard where she took admission in Microcomputers and Information Technology.  

Kareena Kapur in award ceremony After education, Kareena chose acting as career and attended Kishore Namit Kapoor acting School.

Kareena Kapoor made her acting first appearance with film ‘Refugee’ but this film did not shaped her acting career. After that she played an important role in Karan Johar’s blockbuster ‘Kabhi Kushi Kabhi Gham’ that gave her applause and business success.

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She was also seen in the movie ‘Ashoka’ with SRK in 2001.  Her acting was highly appreciated in these two films and she generated huge fans.

Kareena received her second compliments for her good acting in the film ‘Chameli’ which was released in 2004. In this movie she played a role of a prostitute and got Filmfare Special Performance Award.

Another hit movie of Kareena gave was 'Jab We Met' in which she worked with Shahid Kapoor and her acting was marvellous. Both actors were centre of attraction at that time and media highlighted their close relationships.

Later on Karena became close to famous Bollywood star  Saif Ali Khan and worked together in the movie ‘Omkara’ which was another blockbuster.

She also proved herself as most beautiful and stunning heroine in films such as Don, Heroine, Bodyguard, 3-Idiots and Golmaal-3, Bodyguard etc.

In all these movies, Kareena’s acting was applauded and these films were huge commercial success. Bodyguard earned approximately 82 crore in just five days, making it a gargantuan hit.

In September 2013, her film Satyagrah was released in which she acted as journalist, where her acting was much appreciated. Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan had affair for many years and finally they tied knot and are the most passionate couples of Bollywood.

After marriage, Kareena’s life has not changed and she continues to follow her acting career.

Kareena Kapoor Latest News

My entire childhood was spent watching movies: Manish Malhotra

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   5:28 pm
New Delhi, July 21 (IANS) Celebrated designer Manish Malhotra, who gave startling makeovers to many Bollywood divas including Kareena Kapoor, Kajol and Alia Bhatt, says that his entire childhood was spent watching movies as he was a terrible student. View More..

Sonam, Rhea, Harsh have different personalities: Anil Kapoor

    Updated On : Jul 21,2017   2:18 pm
Mumbai, July 21 (IANS) Actor-producer Anil Kapoor says his three children -- actress Sonam Kapoor, producer-fashion stylist Rhea Kapoor and budding actor Harshvardhan Kapoor -- have very different personalities. View More..

Ranbir Kapoor calls himself 'disarming' product of nepotism

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   1:20 pm
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Actor Ranbir Kapoor, son of veteran actors Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor, says that nepotism does exist in the entertainment industry and he is a "disarming product" of it. View More..

My Taimur is the most amazing looking child, says Kareena

    Updated On : Jul 15,2017   9:06 pm
Mumbai, July 15 (IANS) Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan says she has no problem with the media clicking her baby son's picture and she believes that " Taimur is the most amazing looking child". View More..

Unapologetic about glamour element in my clothes: Manish Malhotra

    Updated On : Jul 15,2017   12:14 pm
New Delhi, July 15 (IANS) Manish Malhotra will be bringing the curtain down on the India Couture Week (ICW) 2017, and many expect the show to be high on Bollywood glamour. The ace designer takes pride in the fact that he is the first to introduce the concept of showstoppers in Indian fashion, something for which he was initially criticised. View More..

Behind the camera experience helps: Sonam Kapoor

    Updated On : Jul 07,2017   12:50 pm
New Delhi, July 7 (IANS) She started as an assistant director on the sets of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Black" in 2005 and then ventured into the world of acting with the filmmaker's romantic drama "Saawariya". Actress Sonam Kapoor says her behind-the-camera experience helps her in understanding the concept of filmmaking better. View More..

Celebrity kids: Growing up in glare of shutterbugs (Entertainment Feature)

    Updated On : Jul 04,2017   11:56 am
New Delhi, July 4 (IANS) In a video gone viral, she looks helpless and uncomfortable as she tries to hide her face and turns around to escape shutterbugs who go clickety-click while she waits for the doors of an elevator to open at a theatre's basement. View More..

Amrita, I on same page about Sara's acting debut: Saif

    Updated On : Jun 28,2017   7:00 pm
Mumbai, June 28 (IANS) Actor Saif Ali Khan says he is "fully supportive" of his daughter Sara's acting ambitions. He has clarified that rumours suggesting that he and his former wife Amrita Singh are on different pages regarding the issue, are "fictitious". View More..

Rujuta Diwekar's book, a sorted guideline for pregnancy

    Updated On : Jun 28,2017   4:18 pm
New Delhi, June 28 (IANS) A mom-to-be is never too short on "Dos and Don'ts" pouring in, leaving her perplexed during the most important phase of her life. But now she has a rescuer in health expert Rujuta Diwekar's latest book that helps with tips for all those who are either planning to have a child, are pregnant or are nursing moms. View More..

Dad didn't allow me to act after 'Kabhi Khushi...': Malvika Raaj

    Updated On : Jun 16,2017   3:10 pm
New Delhi, June 16 (IANS) She played the younger version of Kareena Kapoor in "Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham...". Malvika Raaj, who will is making her debut as an adult with Telugu film "Jayadev", says her father was not keen that she pursue acting after the 2001 film. View More..

Kareena has been very helpful: Soha

    Updated On : May 12,2017   8:04 pm
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Actress Soha Ali Khan, who is expecting her first child with actor Kunal Kemmu, says her sister-in-law and actress Kareena Kapoor Khan has been giving her diet tips and more for expecting mothers. View More..

What does Kareena think about Sonam's airport look

    Updated On : May 12,2017   5:30 pm
Mumbai, May 12 (IANS) Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan feels "Neerja" star Sonam Kapoor, who has earned the tag of fashionista, always dresses up like she is on the fashion runway. View More..

Not thick skinned but practical in film business: Rohit Shetty

    Updated On : May 11,2017   4:06 pm
Mumbai, May 11 (IANS) Popular Bollywood filmmaker Rohit Shetty, known for making entertaining movies, says he takes criticism sportingly because he is practical about film business and understand others' opinion about his work. View More..

New-age moms ditch early maternity leave, doctors approve (Lifestyle Feature) (Mother's Day is on May 14)

    Updated On : May 11,2017   11:38 am
New Delhi, May 11 (IANS) "I would continue to do normal things as everybody else because that's what it is," actress Kareena Kapoor Khan had said during her pregnancy. Like her, several new-age mothers now continue to work during their last trimester of pregnancy and medical experts are giving it a thumbs-up. View More..

Kareena to endorse natural hair oil

    Updated On : May 09,2017   3:00 pm
Mumbai, May 9 (IANS) Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan has been named the new face of Dabur Amla Hair Oil, which is enriched with the goodness of gooseberry. View More..

Rishi at peace with attendance at Vinod Khanna's prayer meet

    Updated On : May 04,2017   1:50 pm
Mumbai, May 4 (IANS) Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who had posted angry tweets after stars from the younger generation didn't make it to Vinod Khanna's funeral last week, was at peace with the attendance at the late actor-politician's prayer meet here. View More..

Prayer meet held for Vinod Khanna, younger stars also present

    Updated On : May 03,2017   11:00 pm
Mumbai, May 3 (IANS) A prayer meeting for late Bollywood veteran Vinod Khanna was held here on Wednesday with younger stars present in numbers in wake of angry tweets by actor Rishi Kapoor questioning their absence at his funeral. View More..

I miss seeing pure dancing in Bollywood: Shiamak Davar

    Updated On : Apr 29,2017   7:24 pm
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) On World Dance Day, National Award-winning choreographer Shiamak Davar said choreography in Bollywood has become more structured, but feels "pure dancing" has been replaced by technology. View More..

New space in New York will offer bespoke services: Anita Dongre

    Updated On : Apr 29,2017   2:48 pm
New Delhi, April 29 (IANS) Ace designer Anita Dongre, who has some of the glamorous Bollywood divas as her clients including Kareena Kapoor Khan and Dia Mirza, has come up with two new stores in New York and she says they will have bespoke services in bridal couture View More..

Dress like celebrities but first know your body: Celebrity stylist

    Updated On : Apr 21,2017   11:30 am
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) Bollywood celebrity stylist Tanya Ghavri, who has designed for the likes of Sonam Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Anushka Sharma, Katrina Kai?f and is currently working on the film "Judwa 2", says that it's flattering to see young girls taking fashion inspiration from film stars but it is also important for them to understand their body type and nature of event. View More..