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.'



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Smriti Irani draws attention to 'tolerant' government

    Updated On : Nov 20,2017   9:20 pm
Panaji, Nov 20 (IANS) Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani on Monday said that a minister who can a take a joke on herself is an example that the current government is tolerant. View More..

CMs Shivraj, Amarinder jump on anti-'Padmavati' wagon, Mamata says attack on freedom of expression (Roundup)

    Updated On : Nov 20,2017   7:26 pm
New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Even as the release of "Padmavati" has been deferred, three Chief Ministers on Monday jumped into the controversy with Madhya Pradesh's Shivraj Singh Chouhan announcing a ban on the film in his state, while his Punjab counterpart Amarinder Singh backed the Rajput community in its protests against Sanjay Leela Bhansali's historical drama that is mired in controversy. View More..

'Padmavati' distorts history, will not release in MP: Chouhan

    Updated On : Nov 20,2017   6:44 pm
Bhopal, Nov 20 (IANS) In yet another blow to the makers of historical period drama "Padmavati", Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday said that a film that "distorts history" and was "against the respect of the country's mother Padmavatiji" would not be allowed to be screened in the state. View More..

Chouhan says 'Padmavati' not to release in MP, Amarinder backs Rajputs' objections

    Updated On : Nov 20,2017   3:42 pm
Chandigarh/Bhopal, Nov 20 (IANS) In more trouble for "Padmavati", Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan on Monday said the film will not be released in his state even if it clears the Censor Board, while his Punjab counterpart Amarinder Singh backed the Rajput community for objecting to Sanjay Leela Bhansali's historical drama that is mired in controversy. View More..

'Perfect' Sheeran wins the hearts of Mumbaikars

    Updated On : Nov 20,2017   2:12 am
Mumbai, Nov 20 (IANS) Dressed in blue kurta and jeans, hanging the guitar with the logo of his latest album "Divide" painted over it, the blue-eyed English singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran touched all the right cord to make thousands of Mumbaikars to sing their lung out on a cold Sunday evening on the occasion of his much-awaited India Tour of the year. View More..

Hansal Mehta upset over 'Padmavati' getting pushed

    Updated On : Nov 19,2017   6:00 pm
Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) Filmmaker Hansal Mehta is upset about Sanjay Leela Bhansali's historical drama "Padmavati" getting postponed, and says he is disappointed with the government's stance. View More..

'Padmavati' release deferred, say makers

    Updated On : Nov 19,2017   3:20 pm
Mumbai, Nov 19 (IANS) The release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's historical drama "Padmavati" has been "voluntarily" deferred from its scheduled date of December 1, a spokesperson for the film's producer and distributor Viacom18 Motion Pictures said on Sunday. View More..

'Padmavati' row intensifies; Karni Sena threatens to cut Deepika's nose

    Updated On : Nov 16,2017   7:20 pm
Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) The row over filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmavati" intensified on Thursday after a Shri Rajput Karni Sena member threatened to chop off actress Deepika Padukone's nose amid a call for "Bharat Bandh" (shutdown) on December 1 when the film is slated for pan-India release. View More..

'Padmavati' row intensifies; Karni Sena threatens to cut Deepika's nose

    Updated On : Nov 16,2017   6:26 pm
Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) The row over filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansalis "Padmavati" intensified on Thursday after a Shri Rajput Karni Sena member threatened to chop off actress Deepika Padukones nose amid a call for "Bharat Bandh" (shutdown) on December 1 when the film is slated for pan-India release. View More..

We should be proud of Sanjay Leela Bhansali: Aditi Rao Hydari

    Updated On : Nov 16,2017   5:24 pm
Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) Actress Aditi Rao Hydari, who plays a pivotal role in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's directorial "Padmavati", says we should be proud of the filmmaker and give him space to create "the amazing work". View More..

Bhansali, an artist we should be proud of: Aditi Rao Hydari

    Updated On : Nov 14,2017   5:44 pm
Mumbai, Nov 14 (IANS) Actress Aditi Rao Hydari has praised filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and says he celebrates the culture and music of India in his films. View More..

Nothing can stop release of 'Padmavati', says Deepika Padukone (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Nov 14,2017   12:02 pm
New Delhi, Nov 14 (IANS) A decade ago when she forayed into Bollywood, Deepika Padukone never imagined she would be a Sanjay Leela Bhansali heroine. View More..

Let censor board decide on 'Padmavati', says Salman

    Updated On : Nov 13,2017   11:00 pm
Mumbai, Nov 13 (IANS) Amid the controversy surrounding Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming "Padmavati", superstar Salman Khan has extended his support to the celebrated filmmaker, saying Bhansali will never show anyone in bad light. View More..

Can't wait for 'Padmavati' to release: Deepika Padukone

    Updated On : Nov 13,2017   1:12 pm
Mumbai, Nov 13 (IANS) Actress Deepika Padukone says that she can't wait for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's directorial "Padmavati" to release. View More..

Bollywood tie-ups: A lucrative e-commerce formula

    Updated On : Nov 12,2017   11:18 am
New Delhi, Nov 12 (IANS) Bollywood plays a big role in influencing youth and, keeping this in mind, the trend of e-commerce websites associating with films and film celebrities has of late gone to the next level. This partnership boosts customer footfalls and adds to business, say experts. View More..

Willing to screen 'Padmavati' for anyone after CBFC approval, say film makers

    Updated On : Nov 11,2017   1:12 pm
New Delhi, Nov 11 (IANS) The makers of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmavati" are willing to show the epic drama to anyone doubting its content, but only on getting a green signal from the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). View More..

SC refuses plea to ban release of 'Padmavati'

    Updated On : Nov 10,2017   2:04 pm
New Delhi, Nov 10 (IANS) The Supreme Court on Friday refused a plea seeking to ban the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's controversial "Padmavati" epic drama featuring Deepika Padukone as a Rajput queen. View More..

AAP supports 'banned' film 'Ik Onkar'

    Updated On : Nov 09,2017   9:04 pm
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) leaders on Thursday slammed the censor bodies and supported the controversial Punjabi film "Ik Onkar", which has been "banned" for release in India for "provoking communal disharmony". View More..

Bhansali's vision must be trusted: Arjun Kapoor

    Updated On : Nov 09,2017   11:56 am
New Delhi, Nov 9 (IANS) Actor Arjun Kapoor has spoken out in support of filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and his movie "Padmavati", saying his vision must be trusted. View More..

Have kept pride, honour of Rajputs in mind: Bhansali on 'Padmavati'

    Updated On : Nov 08,2017   11:50 pm
Mumbai, Nov 8 (IANS) Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, following widespread criticism against his yet-to-release film "Padmavati", on Wednesday said the film upholds the honour of Rajputs and does not depict anything that may hurt anyone's sentiments. View More..