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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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..

'Hello world', Shahid introduces daughter on social media

    Updated On : Feb 08,2017   4:18 pm
Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor has finally shared a photograph of his five-month-old daughter Misha Kapoor on social media. View More..

Gaining muscle, not fat for role in Padmavati: Shahid Kapoor

    Updated On : Feb 08,2017   2:22 am
Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor who is playing a role in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming "Padmavati" said that he was gaining muscle to get the perfect look for his character in the film. View More..

Kangana Ranaut to interact with jawans in Jammu

    Updated On : Feb 06,2017   9:42 pm
Mumbai, Feb 6 (IANS) National Award winning actress Kangana Ranaut will felicitate and interact with jawans at an Army camp in Jammu on Tuesday. View More..

Mani Ratnam, Bhansali my dream directors: Aditi Rao Hydari

    Updated On : Feb 05,2017   3:16 pm
Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Actress Aditi Rao Hydari, who is working with directors Mani Ratnam for Tamil romantic-drama "Kaatru Veliyidai" and Sanjay Leela Bhansali for "Padmavati", says both the filmmakers are a dream to work with. View More..

I understand value of audience: Shahid Kapoor

    Updated On : Feb 04,2017   9:28 pm
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor said on Saturday that as an actor and performer he understands the value and appreciation of the audience. View More..

Misunderstandings about 'Padmavati' clarified: Bhansali Productions

    Updated On : Jan 31,2017   3:54 pm
Mumbai, Jan 31 (IANS) Misunderstandings regarding the content of "Padmavati" have been clarified with Shree Rajput Sabha, a statement by Bhansali Productions said on Tuesday. View More..

Bhansali seeks Karni Sena's cooperation for shooting 'Padmavati'

    Updated On : Jan 30,2017   7:18 pm
Jaipur, Jan 30 (IANS) Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's production team has assured Shree Rajput Karni Sena that no intimate and/or romantic scene between Alauddin Khilji and Padmavati would be shown in his movie "Padmavati", the Karni Sena claimed here on Monday. View More..

Sushant drops surname on Twitter to support 'Padmavati'

    Updated On : Jan 29,2017   6:26 pm
Mumbai, Jan 29 (IANS) Actor Sushant Singh Rajput dropped his surname on social media platform Twitter as a mark of protest against activists of Rajput organisation Shree Rajput Karni Sena, who misbehaved with the crew of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming film "Padmavati" and vandalised the set. View More..

Film industry 'appalled' as Bhansali assaulted on 'Padmavati' set (Roundup)

    Updated On : Jan 28,2017   6:24 pm
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) The attack on ace filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali on the sets of his upcoming film "Padmavati" in Jaipur by activists of a Rajput organisation has left many fraternity members "appalled". They have demanded for a strong action by the government. View More..

Bhansali won't do anything to hurt anyone's feelings: Ranveer

    Updated On : Jan 28,2017   5:18 pm
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Actor Ranveer Singh has expressed disapproval of the attack on Sanjay Leela Bhansali on the set of their film "Padmavati" in Jaipur. He says the ace filmmaker cannot do anything that can hurt someone's feelings. View More..

Sanjay Bhansali cancels 'Padmavati' shooting in Jaipur

    Updated On : Jan 28,2017   4:22 pm
Jaipur, Jan 28 (IANS) A day after Sanjay Leela Bhansali and his crew were assaulted on the sets of his forthcoming directorial "Padmavati", the filmmaker decided to cancel shooting in Jaipur, sources close to him said on Saturday. View More..

Producers guild urge government to take action over Bhansali attack

    Updated On : Jan 28,2017   4:14 pm
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) The Film & Television Producers Guild of India Ltd has condemned the attack on ace filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali by activists of a Rajput organisation, Shree Rajput Karni Sena, on the sets of his upcoming film "Padmavati" in Jaipur. It has also urged the Indian government to take "immediate steps" against "miscreants". View More..

Shahid Kapoor bonded with commando while shooting for 'Rangoon'

    Updated On : Jan 28,2017   1:16 pm
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor, who shot portions of his upcoming film "Rangoon" in Pasighat, bonded with a commando stationed in Arunachal Pradesh while shooting for the film. View More..