Shahid Kapoor

INFORMATION

Artist Birtday : 25/02/1981 (Age 42)
Born In : New Delhi
Occupation(s) : Actor, Singer

Shahid Kapoor was born on 25 February 1981, He is an Indian entertainer who seems in Hindi movies. Originally recognized for performing romantic roles, he has since accepted parts in action movies and thrillers and is the recipient of several honors, including three Filmfare Awards.

The son of entertainers Pankaj Kapur and Neelima Azeem, Kapoor trained as a dancer at Shiamak Davar’s academy. He seemed as a background dancer in a few films in the 1990s and was later featured in music videos and television commercials. He created his film debut in 2003 with a foremost role in the romantic humor Ishq Vishk, a sleeper hit for which he won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. He pursued it with roles in several commercial losses before starring in Sooraj Barjatya’s leading-grossing family drama Vivah (2006).

Kapoor acquired nominations for the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for representing a troubled businessman in Imtiaz Ali’s romantic comedy Jab We Met (2007) and twin brothers in Vishal Bhardwaj’s action film Kaminey (2009). After another sequence of unsuccessful films, he starred in the action film R… Rajkumar (2013). Kapoor acquired critical praise for representing the Hamlet character in Bhardwaj’s tragedy Haider (2014) and a drug abusing musician in the crime drama Udta Punjab (2016). For the former, he won the Filmfare Award for Best Actor, and for the latter, he won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor. Kapoor’s top-grossing releases came with the period drama Padmaavat (2018) and the romantic drama Kabir Singh (2019).

In addition to acting, Kapoor helps charities, hosts award ceremonies, and has been featured as a talent judge on the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded (2015). He is wedded to Mira Rajput, with whom he has two children.

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Shahid Kapoor