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

I dedicate my Dadasaheb Phalke award to Mira: Shahid Kapoor

    Updated On : Apr 22,2018   11:20 am
Mumbai, April 22 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor, who bagged the Dadasaheb Phalke Excellence Award (Best Actor) for his performance in "Padmaavat", has dedicated the award to wife Mira Rajput. View More..

Shahid Kapoor to be a father again

    Updated On : Apr 20,2018   10:56 pm
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor on Friday announced he and his wife Mira Rajput are expecting their second child. View More..

I bought my style with money while growing up: Akshay Kumar

    Updated On : Apr 01,2018   3:30 pm
Mumbai, April 1 (IANS) Bollywood star Akshay Kumar, one of the most suave celebrities of the industry, says he drew a part of his fashion sense from tracking Hollywood celebrities via film magazines. View More..

Yami Gautam to debut on digital platform

    Updated On : Mar 23,2018   6:38 pm
Mumbai, March 23 (IANS) Actress Yami Gautam is geared up to make her debut in the digital space as a guest in conversation with comedian Abish Matthew on the show titled "Son of Abish". View More..

Shahid Kapoor's special message for PM Modi

    Updated On : Mar 21,2018   3:20 pm
Mumbai, March 21 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says everyone is trying to keep India clean and politicians should also try to do the same. View More..

'Padmaavat' crosses Rs 300 cr, Ranveer calls it 'historic film'

    Updated On : Mar 17,2018   2:30 pm
Mumbai, March 17 (IANS) Ranveer Singh is overwhelmed that with "Padmaavat", he has entered the club of actors whose movies have minted over Rs 300 crore at the box office. He says it's a "historic" project that will "glow" in his career. View More..

Alia Bhatt turns 25, says movies make her feel alive

    Updated On : Mar 15,2018   1:40 pm
Mumbai, March 15 (IANS) Actress Alia Bhatt, whose look from her upcoming film "Raazi" was unveiled on her 25th birthday on Thursday, says movies keep her alive. View More..

Riteish takes a stand on mental health (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Mar 07,2018   1:16 pm
Mumbai, March 7 (IANS) Actor Riteish Deshmukh has urged people with mental health issues to seek help. View More..

Making it on your own in Bollywood is challenging: Yami

    Updated On : Mar 02,2018   5:56 pm
New Delhi, March 2 (IANS) In an industry where a slew of star children are gearing up for their launch into Hindi filmdom, actress Yami Gautam says making it in Bollywood all by herself has been challenging. View More..

'Batti Gul...' is entertaining, has substance: Yami

    Updated On : Feb 27,2018   3:28 pm
New Delhi, Feb 27 (IANS) Actress Yami Gautam says her next film "Batti Gul Meter Chalu" is entertaining and has a lot of substance. View More..

Sandeepa wants to reconnect with Lindy hop (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Feb 21,2018   4:20 pm
Mumbai, Feb 21 (IANS) Actress Sandeepa Dhar wants to reconnect with Lindy hop, and hopes to do it through a dance number in her forthcoming film "Firrkie". View More..

Amitabh uploads resume on Twitter

    Updated On : Feb 18,2018   12:46 pm
Mumbai, Feb 18 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has jokingly uploaded a job resume on Twitter emphasising on his height. View More..

Yami uses Hindi literature to prepare for 'Batti Gul...'

    Updated On : Feb 07,2018   5:20 pm
Mumbai, Feb 7 (IANS) Actress Yami Gautam, who will play a lawyer in Shree Narayan Singh's "Batti Gul Meter Chalu", says she is taking the help of Hindi literature to prepare for her character in the film. View More..

Mehrusina in 'Padmaavat' was tiny, but special part: Aditi

    Updated On : Feb 04,2018   12:00 pm
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) Actress Aditi Rao Hydari says her role as Mehrunisa in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's epic drama "Padmaavat" may have been tiny, but was special and beautiful in many ways. She is overwhelmed by the response that she has received for it. View More..

'Padmaavat' sets new record for IMAX in India

    Updated On : Jan 30,2018   12:08 pm
Mumbai, Jan 30 (IANS) Bollywood film "Padmaavat", the first Indian movie to release in IMAX 3D, has garnered a record $461,000 (over Rs 29 crore) opening weekend box office from 12 IMAX theatres in India. View More..

Shahid is paternal figure to me: Ishaan Khatter

    Updated On : Jan 29,2018   6:36 pm
Mumbai, Jan 29 (IANS) Budding actor Ishaan Khatter says his brother and Bollywood star Shahid Kapoor is an inspiring father figure to him. View More..

'Padmaavat' zooms past Rs 100 cr in opening weekend

    Updated On : Jan 29,2018   4:40 pm
Mumbai, Jan 29 (IANS) Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat" has marched past the Rs 100 crore mark at the box office in its opening weekend, bringing cheer to the Bollywood cash registers despite facing a long period of struggle for release. View More..

Swara's comment on 'Padmaavat' leads to Twitter spat

    Updated On : Jan 29,2018   3:44 pm
Mumbai, Jan 29 (IANS) Actress Swara Bhasker's critique of "Padmaavat" as a movie that glorifies Sati and Jauhar, sparked a war of words between celebrities. View More..

Suchitra Krishnamoorthi criticises Swara's opinion on 'Padmaavat'

    Updated On : Jan 29,2018   1:22 pm
Mumbai, Jan 29 (IANS) Suchitra Krishnamoorthi criticised Swara Bhaskar for saying that by the end of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat" she "felt like a vagina". The singer questioned Swara's opinion pointing out that the actress essayed an "erotic dancer/prostitute" in films in the past. View More..

'Padmaavat' set to cross Rs 100-cr mark in opening weekend

    Updated On : Jan 28,2018   8:28 pm
Mumbai, Jan 28 (IANS) Sanjay Leela Bhansali's "Padmaavat", despite protests over its screening in some states, is set to march past the Rs 100-crore mark in its opening weekend in India, say trade experts. View More..