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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Past with Kareena is world secret, quips Shahid

    Updated On : Mar 24,2017   3:44 pm
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Happily married to Mira, and loving his new real life role as a father, actor Shahid Kapoor chose to "get back" when asked about his "secret past" with actress Kareena Kapoor Khan here on Friday. View More..

Hoping to get back to 'Padmavati' set soon: Shahid

    Updated On : Mar 24,2017   3:20 pm
New Delhi, March 24 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says he is looking forward to begin work soon on Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmavati", the sets of which were vandalised twice by fringe elements opposing the film's content. View More..

Shahid Kapoor supports wife's view on motherhood

    Updated On : Mar 16,2017   2:10 pm
Mumbai, March 16 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor stands by his wife Mira Rajput's view on motherhood and feminism, and says she only spoke her mind when she said her child isn't a "puppy" to be left at home. View More..

'Padmavati' set torched in Maharashtra, costumes damaged

    Updated On : Mar 15,2017   10:14 pm
Kohlapur, March 15 (IANS) In a fresh setback for filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, a huge outdoor set of his historic period drama "Padmavati" here was reduced to ashes after two dozen unidentified persons torched it early on Wednesday. View More..

'Padmavati' set torched in Maharashtra, costumes damaged

    Updated On : Mar 15,2017   7:36 pm
Kohlapur, March 15 (IANS) In a fresh setback for filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, a huge outdoor set of his historic period drama "Padmavati" here was reduced to ashes after two dozen unidentified persons torched it early on Wednesday. View More..

Bhansali declined night security for 'Padmavati' shoot: Minister

    Updated On : Mar 15,2017   6:38 pm
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Maharashtra Minister of State for Home Deepak V. Kesarkar said filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali had declined night security for the "Padmavati" film set in Kolhapur which was torched by some unidentified persons in the early hours of Wednesday. View More..

Costumes for 'Padmavati' burnt to ashes: Designer

    Updated On : Mar 15,2017   2:16 pm
New Delhi, March 15 (IANS) Nothing much could be rescued from trunks full of detailed costumes and accessories for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's period drama "Padmavati", an outdoor set of which was torched in Kolhapur early on Wednesday, rues the designer who spent months of hard work on it all. View More..

'Sultan' dominates Zee Cine Awards 2017 nominations

    Updated On : Mar 02,2017   4:24 pm
Mumbai, March 2 (IANS) Salman Khan-starrer "Sultan" is competing in a maximum of nine categories, including the Best Film, for the Zee Cine Awards 2017m with Akshay Kumar-starrer "Airlift" in tow. View More..

Shahid finds Babita Phogat an inspiration (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Mar 01,2017   2:22 pm
Mumbai, March 1 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor has complimented Indian wrestler Babita Phogat and has called her an inspiration. View More..

'Rangoon': A Rudderless epic rescued by an excruciating exquisitness

    Updated On : Feb 26,2017   1:17 am
Film: "Rangoon"; Directed by Vishal Bhardwaj; Starring: Shahid Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut, Saif Ali Khan; Rating: ****(4 Stars) View More..

After 'Rangoon', Netaji's kin wants Vishal Bhardwaj to make movie on INA

    Updated On : Feb 25,2017   2:42 pm
Kolkata, Feb 25 (IANS) Indian revolutionary Netaji Subhas Chandra Bose's grand-nephew Chandra Kumar Bose wants National Award-winning filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj to direct a movie specifically on the "real story" of the Indian National Army (INA). View More..

Vishal Bharadwaj is very sensitive: Kangana

    Updated On : Feb 24,2017   5:06 pm
Mumbai, Feb 24 (IANS) National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranaut, who has shared screen space with actors Shahid Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan in Vishal Bhardwajs "Rangoon", says the filmmaker is a very sensitive person. View More..

Deepika denies doing remake of 'Mr & Mrs. Smith'

    Updated On : Feb 23,2017   11:26 pm
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone on Thursday negated the reports that she was doing the official remake of Hollywood movie "Mr & Mrs Smith". View More..

Expecting 'Rangoon' to be film of the year: Kareena

    Updated On : Feb 20,2017   1:06 pm
Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) Actress Kareena Kapoor Khan is expecting "Rangoon", which features her husband Saif Ali Khan, to become one of the best films of this year. View More..

When Kangana felt like slapping Sugandha Mishra (TV Snippets)

    Updated On : Feb 17,2017   7:50 pm
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Comedienne-actress Sugandha Mishra had an awkward encounter on TV show "The Voice India Season 2" when she tried to do National Award-winning actress Kangana Ranauts mimicry in front of her. View More..

'Rangoon' has my most heroic character: Shahid Kapoor (Lead, correcting headline)

    Updated On : Feb 17,2017   3:56 pm
Mumbai, Feb 17 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, who plays a soldier of the British Indian Army in Vishal Bhardwaj's upcoming historical war drama "Rangoon", says it is one of the most heroic characters he has ever played in a film so far. View More..

Bhansali extracts great performances from actors: Ranveer Singh

    Updated On : Feb 15,2017   1:38 pm
New Delhi, Feb 15 (IANS) Actor Ranveer Singh is all praise for his "Padmavati" director Sanjay Leela Bhansali and says that the filmmaker manages to extract "great performances" from his actors. View More..

Kangana's 'Bloody hell' song inspires cocktail

    Updated On : Feb 12,2017   2:16 pm
Mumbai, Feb 12 (IANS) Here's a new 'high' in innovative film marketing -- a vodka-based cocktail inspired by the song "Bloody hell" from actress Kangana Ranaut's upcoming film "Rangoon". View More..

Shahid Kapoor promotes 'Rangoon' despite flu

    Updated On : Feb 10,2017   3:58 pm
Mumbai, Feb 10 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor is promoting his forthcoming period drama film "Rangoon" despite suffering from flu. View More..

I'm very protective about my personal life: Actor Ranveer Singh (IANS Interview)

    Updated On : Feb 09,2017   1:48 pm
New Delhi, Feb 9 (IANS) Gossip mills have been in overdrive with rumours of his relationship with actress and "Padmavati" co-star Deepika Padukone, but Ranveer Singh has always chosen not to speak about it. The actor says he prefers to be protective about his personal life. View More..