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

Cast of 'Padmaavat' thanks Akshay Kumar

    Updated On : Jan 19,2018   10:34 pm
Mumbai, Jan 19 (IANS) The lead actors of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's much-awaited "Padmaavat" thanked Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar for shifting his film "Pad Man" to February 9, leaving a solo week for "Padmaavat". View More..

Victory of freedom of expression: Shyam Benegal on 'Padmaavat'

    Updated On : Jan 18,2018   1:56 pm
New Delhi, Jan 18 (IANS) Veteran filmmaker Shyam Benegal on Thursday hailed the Supreme Court's decision to strike down the ban against Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat" in some states, saying it is clearly the victory of freedom of expression in the country. View More..

Now 'Padmaavat' banned in Haryana

    Updated On : Jan 16,2018   6:34 pm
Chandigarh, Jan 16 (IANS) Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat" was banned on Tuesday by Haryana's BJP government, even as massive protests against the movie's upcoming release continued in Rajasthan. View More..

Amish Tripathi vouches for 'Padmaavat'

    Updated On : Jan 15,2018   6:46 pm
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Amish Tripathi, a master of mythological fiction titles, has vouched for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's forthcoming controversial movie "Padmaavat", saying it celebrates Rajput bravery and projects India's culture in a positive way. View More..

'Padmaavat' makers state disclaimers loud and clear via ad

    Updated On : Jan 15,2018   3:20 pm
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) The makers of "Padmaavat", through front page advertisements in newspapers on Monday, listed disclaimers clarifying that it never had a dream sequence featuring Alauddin Khilji and Rani Padmavati, and that it is a movie every Indian will be proud of. View More..

'Padmaavat' makers state disclaimers loud and clear via ad

    Updated On : Jan 15,2018   12:32 pm
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) The makers of "Padmaaavat", through front page advertisements in newspapers on Monday, listed disclaimers clarifying that it never had dream sequence featuring Alauddin Khilji and Rani Padmavati, and that it is a movie every Indian will be proud of. View More..

'Padmaavat' to release worldwide on January 25, makers confirm

    Updated On : Jan 14,2018   5:18 pm
Mumbai, Jan 14 (IANS) After months of facing resistance, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat" -- earlier titled "Padmavati" -- will hit the screens worldwide on January 25, the makers formally announced on Sunday. View More..

Karni Sena again warns against release of 'Padmavat'

    Updated On : Jan 09,2018   4:06 pm
Dehradun, Jan 9 (IANS) The Karni Sena, a Rajput outfit, on Tuesday once again threatened the makers of the controversial film 'Padmavat' of dire consequences if it was released on January 25. View More..

Yami to begin 'special journey' with 'Batti Gul...' team

    Updated On : Jan 07,2018   12:56 pm
Mumbai, Jan 7 (IANS) Actress Yami Gautam says she is excited to start working on her next film, "Batti Gul Meter Chalu", which will also star Shahid Kapoor. View More..

Karni Sena wants 'Padmavati' banned

    Updated On : Jan 05,2018   2:12 pm
New Delhi, Jan 5 (IANS) The Shree Rashtriya Rajput Karni Sena on Friday demanded a ban on "Padmavati" after slamming Information and Broadcasting Minister Smriti Irani and censor board chief Prasoon Joshi for allowing its release with a U/A certificate. View More..

'Raees' most talked about Bollywood film of 2017 on Twitter

    Updated On : Dec 26,2017   7:12 pm
Mumbai, Dec 26 (IANS) Superstar Shah Rukh Khan's "Raees" was the most talked about Bollywood film of 2017 on Twitter, with Salman Khan's "Tiger Zinda Hai" securing the second place, reveals a report. View More..

My dream was to become filmmaker: Vijay Ganguly

    Updated On : Dec 24,2017   3:16 pm
Mumbai, Dec 24 (IANS) Vijay Anil Ganguly, who choreographed "Galti se mistake" -- a song from the Ranbir Kapoor starrer "Jagga Jasoos", says he wanted to be a filmmaker like his father Anil Ganguly. View More..

'Toilet Ek Prem Katha' director overwhelmed by Bill Gates' praise

    Updated On : Dec 23,2017   12:24 pm
Mumbai, Dec 23 (IANS) Shree Narayan Singh, the director of "Toilet Ek Prem Katha" cant stop marvelling at the impact his film has made. From Prime Minister Narendra Modi and now Bill Gates, the film has been noticed by the high and the mighty. View More..

Shahid Kapoor confirms his next with Imtiaz Ali

    Updated On : Dec 20,2017   11:48 am
Mumbai, Dec 20 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says that he is uniting again with his "Jab We Met" director Imtiaz Ali for a "very different film". View More..

Comfortable romancing younger actors on screen: Rani Mukerji

    Updated On : Dec 19,2017   4:48 pm
Mumbai, Dec 19 (IANS) Actress Rani Mukerji on Tuesday launched the trailer of her comeback film "Hichki" here and said she has no issues romancing younger male actors on screen. View More..

Shahid Kapoor named Sexiest Asian Man in UK poll

    Updated On : Dec 13,2017   9:32 pm
London, Dec 13 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor has been named the 'Sexiest Asian Man' in a poll, dethroning singer Zayn Malik who has been winning the title for the past two years. View More..

Women have been the strongest people in my life: Shahid Kapoor (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Dec 09,2017   12:10 pm
New Delhi, Dec 9 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says the strongest people in his life have been women, especially his mother Neelima Azeem who has been a single parent. He also calls his wife Mira and daughter Misha his "whole world" and says he couldn't have been happier in his life than now. View More..

No patronage in sports like boxing: Anurag Kashyap (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Dec 08,2017   5:54 pm
Mumbai, Dec 8 (IANS) Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap who has attempted to address the issue of discouragement in a sport like boxing in his upcoming film "Mukkabaaz", says the driving force of his film came from a very honest space of reality. View More..

Shahid Kapoor thanks Kangana for supporting 'Padmavati'

    Updated On : Dec 08,2017   3:18 pm
Mumbai, Dec 8 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor, who plays one of the three key characters in "Padmavati", has thanked his "Rangoon" co-star Kangana Ranaut for extending her support to the controversial film, and said creative people shouldn't be scared. View More..

Nitish bans release of 'Padmavati' in Bihar

    Updated On : Nov 28,2017   3:46 pm
Patna, Nov 28 (IANS) Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Tuesday ordered a ban on Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmavati" in the state. View More..