Shahid Kapoor Biography

Shahid Kapoor BiographyShahid Kapoor is a actor who has an attractive personality and his innocent face makes him a chocolate hero OF Bollywood. The unique part of his personality is he continuously works hard and success comes to him through his tireless efforts.

Shahid was born in Mumbai to Pankaj Kapur of “Karamchand’ fame and TV actress Neelima Azeem. Their parents divorced when he was young. He has a brother Ruhan and sister Sana.

Shahid Kapoor early education was from Gyan Bharati, in Delhi and later in RajhansVidyalaya, Mumbai. Shahid Kapoor began his acting journey through music videos and ad films.

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He was seen in Complan ad along with Ayesha Taki. He was also seem in commercials such as Pepsi. He also did music video Aankhon Me Tera Hi Chehra along with Hrishita Bhatt that was produced by the Aryans.

Shahid Kapoor took training in dancing at ShiamakDavar Institute of Performing Arts and appeared as a background dancer in the movie Taal.

Shahid Kapoor made entry in Bollywood through Ishq Vishk with Amrita Rao and Shenaz Treasurywala in 2003. This as a super hit film and Shahid grabbed the Filmfare Award for Best Male actor.

Shahid Kapoor Biography

Shahid worked with director Ken Ghosh in the suspense movie Fida, co-starring Kareena Kapoor and Fardeen Khan. Shahid earned the title of ‘chocolate boy of Bollywood’ through his excellent performances in film like Jab We Met and Kaminey. ‘Jab We Met’ was a huge success both in India and abroad.

Shahid Kapoor’s other films are Kismat Konnection and ‘Paathshala.’ His role in Shikhar was highly praised. These movies were liked by the audience and the critic alike. Shahid since then became commercially successful actor. 

Shahid Kapoor and Shah Rukh Khan co-hosted the 14th IIFA Awards in Macau in July 2013.  His latest release in 2013 was an entertaining film ‘Phata Poster Nikla Hero’ which collected good revenue.

Shahid Kapoor was romantically linked to Kareena Kapoor but they later broke up. Shahid Kapoor had to struggle a lot at personal and professional level. He has tasted success and failure both. His motto in life is 'Go out and do your Best.'



Shahid Kapoor Latest News

Big B, Sunny lead in 'hottest vegetarian celebrity' contest

    Updated On : Dec 05,2016   1:14 pm
Mumbai, Dec 5 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and actress Sunny Leone have been raking in the votes for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India's Hottest Vegetarian Celebrity 2016 contest. View More..

Ganesh Hegde hopes to choreograph Shahid soon

    Updated On : Dec 04,2016   2:22 pm
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Ganesh Hegde, who has choreographed actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan, says he would like to work with actor Shahid Kapoor in a film. View More..

Shahid, Mira Rajput to appear on 'Koffee with Karan'

    Updated On : Dec 02,2016   4:50 pm
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor and his wife Mira Rajput will be guests in the fifth season of filmmaker Karan Johar's popular talk show "Koffee With Karan". View More..

Working with Bhansali dream of any actor: Aditi Rao Hydari

    Updated On : Dec 01,2016   5:44 pm
Mumbai, Dec 1 (IANS) Actress Aditi Rao Hydari says working with filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali is a dream for any actor. View More..

Shahid starts shooting for 'Padmavati'

    Updated On : Nov 24,2016   6:46 pm
Mumbai, Nov 24 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor has started shooting for filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming film "Padmavati". View More..

Shiamak Davar proud of protege Sushant Singh Rajput's journey

    Updated On : Nov 11,2016   4:24 pm
Mumbai, Nov 11 (IANS) Bollywood's celebrated choreographer Shiamak Davar says he always knew Sushant Singh Rajput -- who once worked as a background dancer as part of his troupe -- had it in him to make it big. Now that Sushant has cemented his space in the film world, Davar says he feels proud. View More..

Deepika, Alia are fantastic actors, says Shahid Kapoor

    Updated On : Nov 10,2016   1:58 pm
Mumbai, Nov 10 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says actresses Deepika Padukone and Alia Bhatt are absolutely outstanding in their achievements as well as their performances. View More..

Rimple & Harpreet Narula to design for 'Padmavati'

    Updated On : Nov 05,2016   4:36 pm
Mumbai, Nov 5 (IANS) Designer duo Rimple & Harpreet Narula have been roped in by filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali to work on costumes for his period drama "Padmavati". View More..

Shahid doesn't want father's hyper traits

    Updated On : Nov 03,2016   8:02 pm
Mumbai, Nov 3 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says his father and actor Pankaj Kapur is a "bit hyper and over-protective", adding that he hopes he doesnt get these traits from him while bringing up his daughter. View More..

Hits and flops won't affect Tabu's career: Shabana Azmi

    Updated On : Nov 03,2016   4:12 pm
Mumbai, Nov 3 (IANS) Did Tabu -- who turns 45 on Friday -- shoot her career in the foot by playing mom to stars like Shahid Kapoor in "Haider" and Katrina Kaif in "Fitoor"? Not really, feels her illustrious aunt Shabana Azmi, who says Tabu's career is impervious to dips and curves. View More..

Deepika to celebrate Diwali with family

    Updated On : Oct 27,2016   5:54 pm
Mumbai, Oct 27 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone is heading to Bengaluru to celebrate Diwali with her family members. She says the festival has always been special to them. View More..

Want my daughter to be proud of me: Shahid

    Updated On : Oct 24,2016   5:12 am
Mumbai, Oct 24 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says he wants to be his best for his daughter Misha and wants her to be proud of him. View More..

I'm not good enough to do plays: Shahid

    Updated On : Oct 24,2016   2:40 am
Mumbai, Oct 24 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says that theatre is a beautiful platform, but he feels he is not good enough to be on the stage right now. View More..

Bollywood is over-credited for words of wisdom: Vikas Bahl

    Updated On : Oct 01,2016   3:42 pm
New Delhi, Oct 1 (IANS) If they keep quiet, they are criticised. If they talk, their words storm a controversy. Filmmaker Vikas Bahl wonders why Bollywood celebrities really have to comment on everything. View More..

'Days of Tafree': Flighty and Frivolous (IANS Review, Rating: **1/2)

    Updated On : Sep 23,2016   11:56 pm
Film: "Days of Tafree"; Director: Krishnadev Yagnik; Cast: Yash Soni, Ansh Bagri, Sanchay Goswami, Nimisha Mehta, Kinjal Rajpriya, Sarabjeet Bindra, Anuradha Mukherjee and Akruti Patel; Rating: **1/2 View More..

Shahid Kapoor, Mira Rajput name daughter Misha

    Updated On : Sep 19,2016   1:18 pm
Mumbai, Sep 19 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor and his wife Mira Rajput have named their newborn daughter Misha. Clearly, it's an amalgam of their names. View More..

Dengue breeding mosquitoes found at Shahid Kapoor's house

    Updated On : Sep 17,2016   12:28 am
Mumbai, Sep 17 (IANS) Brihanmumbai Municipal Corporation after an inspection at Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor's house found dengue breeding mosquitoes near. View More..

Dipika had no apprehensions about playing mother's role (TV Snippets)

    Updated On : Sep 08,2016   6:56 pm
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) With "Sasural Simar Ka" taking a leap of 18 years, Dipika Kakar will be seen playing the role of a mother. The actress says she had no hangups about playing an elderly character. View More..

Dipika had no apprehensions about playing mother's role (TV Snippets)

    Updated On : Sep 08,2016   6:28 pm
New Delhi, Sep 8 (IANS) With "Sasural Simar Ka" taking a leap of 18 years, Dipika Kakar will be seen playing the role of a mother. The actress says she had no hangups about playing an elderly character. View More..

Wishes galore for new parents Shahid, Mira Rajput

    Updated On : Aug 27,2016   12:58 pm
Mumbai, Aug 27 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities including Anushka Sharma, Farah Khan and Ajay Devgn have congratulated Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput, who welcomed their first child, a daughter. View More..