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.

More On Bollywood

Bollywood Upcoming Movies
Bollywood Stars Biography
Bollywood Stars Latest Event Gallery
Bollywood Top 10 Songs

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

'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..

Shahid Kapoor, Mira Rajput blessed with daughter

    Updated On : Aug 26,2016   11:12 pm
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor and his wife Mira Rajput on Friday welcomed their first child, a daughter, with utmost joy. View More..

Shahid & Mira blessed with baby girl

    Updated On : Aug 26,2016   10:12 pm
Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor and his wife Mira Rajput were blessed with their first child, a baby girl on Friday evening. View More..

Government lacks vision to give fashion importance: Troy Costa (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Jul 20,2016   3:18 pm
New Delhi, July 20 (IANS) The Indian government doesn't have the vision to give fashion the required importance, says Troy Costa, who famously dressed Prime Minister Narendra Modi on one of his trips to the US. However, the designer feels Smriti Irani's appointment as Union Textiles Minister will bring changes to the lives of skilled labour in the country. View More..

Being meritorious most beautiful thing about filmdom: Subhash Ghai

    Updated On : Jul 19,2016   12:44 pm
Mumbai, July 19 (IANS) Veteran filmmaker Subhash Ghai says the Indian film industry is meritorious as there is open competition between star kids and those from outside the movie world. View More..

Arjun's 'Ice Age' surprise on 'Half Girlfriend' set (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jun 27,2016   6:04 pm
New Delhi, June 27 (IANS) On his 31st birthday, actor Arjun Kapoor got a surprise visit here from Sid and Scrat, who feature in the 3D computer-animated family adventure film "Ice Age: Collision Course". View More..

From censor board jokes to Salman's act, Spain laps it up all

    Updated On : Jun 26,2016   1:36 pm
Madrid, June 26 (IANS) It saw actors Farhan Akhtar and Shahid Kapoor poking fun at the CBFC. And superstar Salman Khan for his performance chose songs that made many wonder if he was apologising for his "rape" comment. The IIFA awards night here was packed with fun, drama and entertainment that left the audience wanting for more. View More..

IIFA 2016: Ranveer, Deepika win top laurels

    Updated On : Jun 26,2016   9:56 am
Madrid, June 26 (IANS) Bollywood stars Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh on Saturday night bagged the Best Actor (Female) and Best Actor (Male) trophy at the 17th IIFA extravaganza for their performance in "Piku" and "Bajirao Mastani" respectively. View More..

IIFA kicks off with trailer launch of 'Mirzya', Shilpa Shetty's thumka

    Updated On : Jun 24,2016   10:02 am
Madrid, June 24 (IANS) The 17th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) gala here kicked off with much fanfare and aplomb. The opening day of the gala witnessed the official unveiling of movie "Mirzya", which marks debut of Anil Kapoor's son Harshvardhan, along with some thumkas of Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty on stage. View More..

Shahid Kapoor, a big Saina Nehwal fan (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Jun 23,2016   3:52 pm
Mumbai, June 23 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says he is a "big fan" of Indian badminton star Saina Nehwal. View More..

IIFA to promote India-Spain ties with cinema in focus (Curtain-raiser)

    Updated On : Jun 22,2016   5:46 pm
Madrid, June 22 (IANS) The 17th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards gala -- which takes the power of Bollywood to international shores every year -- will celebrate 60 years of India's diplomatic relations with Spain here starting Thursday with close to 150 film celebrities and over 20,000 fans in attendance. View More..

IIFA to promote India-Spain ties with cinema in focus (Curtain-raiser)

    Updated On : Jun 22,2016   3:34 pm
Madrid, June 22 (IANS) The 17th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) -- which celebrates the soft power of Bollywood in taking India to global audiences -- is set to celebrate 60 years of India's diplomatic relations with Spain here starting Thursday with close to 150 celebrities and over 20,000 fans in attendance. View More..

'Udta Punjab' has moments of redemption and enlightenment (Movie Review)

    Updated On : Jun 18,2016   1:20 pm
Film: "Udta Punjab"; Director: Abhishek Choubey; Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt, Diljit Dosanjh; Rating: **** ½ View More..

Shahid, Alia happy, relieved as 'Udta Punjab' hits the screens

    Updated On : Jun 18,2016   12:54 am
Mumbai, June 18 (IANS ) Actors Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt took a sigh of relief after "Udta Punjab" finally made its way to the theatres on Friday despite all the controversies, and were happy with the initial response to the film. View More..

Alia Bhatt sings second song with Diljit Dosanjh

    Updated On : Jun 17,2016   7:06 pm
Mumbai, June 17 (IANS) Actress Alia Bhatt feels honoured singing her second song with Punjabi singer-actor Diljit Dosanjh. View More..