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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'Raktdhar' not just a film, but an effort to change the society: Jimmy Sharma

    Updated On : Sep 21,2017   6:18 pm
Mumbai, Sep 21 (IANS) Actor Jimmy Sharma, who is busy gearing up for his upcoming film "Raktdhar", says its not just a film but an effort to change the society. View More..

Shahid can't wait to go back to 'Padmavati' set

    Updated On : Sep 02,2017   10:30 am
Mumbai, Sep 2 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor says that he cannot wait to get back to the sets of the historical drama "Padmavati". View More..

'Padmavati' big film with good intent: Shahid Kapoor

    Updated On : Jul 30,2017   1:36 pm
Mumbai, July 30 (IANS) Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor says his upcoming film "Padmavati", marred by controversies, is made with a good intent. View More..

'Dangal' didn't send in entry: IIFA organisers

    Updated On : Jul 18,2017   11:04 pm
Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) The makers of "Dangal" did not send in an entry for the 18th IIFA Weekend and Awards, the event's organisers said on Tuesday after receiving flak for ignoring appreciated films like "Dangal" and "Airlift" in its nomination pack. View More..

IIFA 2017: Shahid, Alia win Best Actors, 'Neerja' Best Film

    Updated On : Jul 16,2017   4:00 pm
New York, July 16 (IANS) In a city that never sleeps, the Metlife Stadium came alive with the IIFA Awards celebration here on Saturday night, with Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt becoming proud winners of the Best Actor trophies for their remarkable work in "Udta Punjab". View More..

Shahid, Alia win Best Actors at IIFA 2017 for 'Udta Punjab'

    Updated On : Jul 16,2017   12:48 pm
New York, July 16 (IANS) Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt were on Saturday named Best Actors at the 18th edition of the IIFA Awards, for their remarkable work in "Udta Punjab". Diljit Dosanjh also won the best debut actor male for the same film. View More..

The IIFA script: Going behind the scenes

    Updated On : Jul 14,2017   7:40 pm
New York, July 14 (IANS) As filmmaker Karan Johar and actor Saif Ali Khan gear up to get their host duties right for the main IIFA awards gala here on Saturday night, the organisers say almost over a month goes behind the scripting of the final show, which must have the right mix of humour, audience engagement and entertainment. View More..

Risk over repetition: Shahid Kapoor on his evolution

    Updated On : Jul 14,2017   3:34 pm
New York, July 14 (IANS) From the much-loved chocolate boy of "Ishq Vishq" to the effortless portrayal of intense roles in "Haider", "Udta Punjab" and "Rangoon", Shahid Kapoor's evolution as an actor comes from the fact that he prefers to take risks. View More..

Virat Kohli on 'much-needed break' with Anushka Sharma

    Updated On : Jul 13,2017   8:38 pm
New York, July 13 (IANS) Indian cricketer Virat Kohli is on a "much-needed break" with Anushka Sharma. The actress latest social media posts indicate they are in New York, where the IIFA Weekend and Awards begins on Thursday. View More..

Terence Lewis hopes to act in self-written film

    Updated On : Jul 08,2017   2:30 pm
Mumbai, July 8 (IANS) Choreographer Terence Lewis says it took him two years to write a film about two married choreographers. Now he is ready to take the script to producers, and hopes he plays the lead. View More..

'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' leads IIFA 2017 nominations

    Updated On : May 19,2017   6:22 pm
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Karan Johar's "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil" is the front runner in the nomination pack of the 18th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards with a chance to win in eight categories, followed by "M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story" which has been nominated across seven categories. View More..

Don't like sensationalising stories into sexuality: Priyanka Chopra

    Updated On : Apr 27,2017   5:10 pm
Mumbai, April 27 (IANS) Actress-producer Priyanka Chopra, who has done some bold scenes in the American series "Quantico", says she doesnt like to sensationalise stories into sexuality. View More..

When Shahid shared 'pool time' with daughter Misha

    Updated On : Apr 26,2017   1:42 pm
Mumbai, April 26 (IANS) Actor Shahid Kapoor has shared an adorable photograph of himself along with his daughter Misha enjoying some time in the pool. View More..

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..