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

Winning Best Actress award for 'Neerja' truly special: Sonam (Movie Snippet)

    Updated On : Jan 15,2017   3:40 pm
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor says winning the Best Actress award for "Neerja" is special and that she will cherish the moment forever. View More..

Shahid hails 'cinema with content' after Filmfare win

    Updated On : Jan 15,2017   1:06 pm
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor was ecstatic after winning Best Actor (Male) at Filmfare for his performance in "Udta Punjab", and says more than any film, the trophy honours cinema with strong content. View More..

'Dangal', Alia Bhatt win big at 62nd Jio Filmfare Awards (Third Lead)

    Updated On : Jan 15,2017   5:26 am
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) After setting new records at the box office, "Dangal" swept away the night's three of four major awards -- Best Actor, Film and Director while Alia Bhatt won the Filmfare Best Actor Award (Female) for her performance in "Udta Punjab". View More..

Sonam Kapoor, Manoj Bajpayee and Shahid Kapoor win Critics' Awards at Filmfare

    Updated On : Jan 15,2017   3:26 am
Mumbai, Jan 15 (IANS) Actress Sonam Kapoor won the Critics' Award For Best Actor (Female) for her performance in "Neerja" while actors Manoj Bajpayee and Shahid Kapoor shared the award for their portrayals in "Aligarh" and "Udta Punjab" respectively, in the Male category. View More..

No issues between Kangana, me, says Shahid Kapoor

    Updated On : Jan 13,2017   3:58 pm
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor has denied reports suggesting that he has issues with his "Rangoon" co-actor Kangana Ranaut and said he would "happily promote" the upcoming film with her. View More..

Deepika Padukone's Hollywood debut gets a star-studded premiere

    Updated On : Jan 13,2017   1:00 pm
Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone' Hollywood debut film "xXx: Return of Xander Cage" saw a star-studded premiere here on Thursday. Many Bollywood celebrities attended the event and wished the stars of the film including Hollywood star Vin Diesel. View More..

'Rangoon' a love triangle, not biopic: Vishal Bhardwaj

    Updated On : Jan 10,2017   12:52 pm
Mumbai, Jan 10 (IANS) Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj has shot down reports about "Rangoon" being a biopic, saying it is a work of fiction. View More..

'Rangoon' trailer: Intense love notes from the time of war

    Updated On : Jan 06,2017   4:08 pm
Mumbai, Jan 6 (IANS) It is intense, dramatic, historic and bold - the trailer of the much-awaited film "Rangoon", which was released on Friday, opens a story of how love blooms in the time of war, with actors Kangana Ranaut, Saif Ali Khan and Shahid Kapoor highlighting the stormy affair between the characters. View More..

Films to watch out for in 2017

    Updated On : Jan 02,2017   4:02 pm
Mumbai, Jan 2 (IANS) There were not too many outstanding Bollywood films in 2016. The some that came were lapped up greedily. 2017 seems to have a richer ,more prolific slew of celluloid yummies for cineastes. View More..

'Rangoon' trailer to be out on January 6 next year

    Updated On : Dec 31,2016   4:10 pm
Mumbai, Dec 31 (IANS) The makers of "Rangoon" will be giving a sneak peek into the story of the war drama starring Kangana Ranaut, Saif Ali Khan and Shahid Kapoor by releasing the trailer on January 6 next year. View More..

'Rangoon' trailer to be out on January 6 next year

    Updated On : Dec 31,2016   2:02 pm
Mumbai, Dec 31 (IANS) The makers of "Rangoon" will be giving a sneak peek into the story of the war drama starring Kangana Ranaut, Saif Ali Khan and Shahid Kapoor by releasing the trailer on January 6 next year. View More..

Shahid Kapoor shares first image of daughter Misha

    Updated On : Dec 31,2016   1:46 pm
Mumbai, Dec 31 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor, who welcomed his daughter Misha with wife Mira Rajput earlier this year, on Saturday shared the first photograph of Misha via social media. View More..

Ranbir finds SRK's charm 'very hard' (Movie Snippets)

    Updated On : Dec 23,2016   5:54 pm
Mumbai, Dec 23 (IANS) Ranbir Kapoor says the "romantic hero" he portrays in most of his films may look the same, but the charm with which Bollywood's 'Badshah of romance' Shah Rukh Khan plays out such characters on screen is "very hard". View More..

Shahid taking sword fighting, horse riding lessons

    Updated On : Dec 21,2016   3:48 pm
Mumbai, Dec 21 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor is taking lessons in sword fighting as well as horse riding for his upcoming film "Padmavati", says a source. View More..

'Sultan', 'Kabali' take top spots among trending movies: Google India

    Updated On : Dec 14,2016   5:38 pm
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Bollywood actors Sushant Singh Rajput and Disha Patani - who starred together in "M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story", and superstar Salman Khan's "Sultan" were amongst the top searches on Google in 2016. View More..

'Bewafa' Sonam Gupta breaks into Google 2016 top 10 personalities list

    Updated On : Dec 14,2016   4:42 pm
New Delhi, Dec 14 (IANS) Sonam Gupta -- the name synonymous with betrayal that ruled social media through the year, especially post-demonetisation -- made a surprise entry at No. 3 in the Google India list of top 10 trending personalities, the search engine giant said on Wednesday. View More..

Shahid Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor named hottest vegetarians

    Updated On : Dec 14,2016   12:20 pm
Mumbai, Dec 14 (IANS) Bollywood actors Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor have been named Hottest Vegetarian Celebrities for 2016 by animal rights organisation PETA India. View More..

Big B, Sunny lead in 'hottest vegetarian celebrity' contest

    Updated On : Dec 05,2016   1:14 pm
Mumbai, Dec 5 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and actress Sunny Leone have been raking in the votes for People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) India's Hottest Vegetarian Celebrity 2016 contest. View More..

Ganesh Hegde hopes to choreograph Shahid soon

    Updated On : Dec 04,2016   2:22 pm
Mumbai, Dec 4 (IANS) Ganesh Hegde, who has choreographed actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan, Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan, says he would like to work with actor Shahid Kapoor in a film. View More..

Shahid, Mira Rajput to appear on 'Koffee with Karan'

    Updated On : Dec 02,2016   4:50 pm
Mumbai, Dec 2 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor and his wife Mira Rajput will be guests in the fifth season of filmmaker Karan Johar's popular talk show "Koffee With Karan". View More..