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Shahid Kapoor Wiki

Shahid Kapoor is an Indian film actor, who is popular in bollywood. Shahid started his career by appearing in music videos and advertisements. He made his Bollywood debut with "Ishq Vishk" in 2003 which made him won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. Later, he was nominated in Filmfare Best Actor Award category for Jab We Met (2007) and Kaminey (2009). He has also won the Best Actor award for his brilliant performance in Haider and 60th Filmfare Awards for Best Actor Male. He will soon be seen in Rangoon and Udta Punjab.



Shahid Kapoor was born on February 25, 1981 to Pankaj Kapoor and actress-cum-classical dancer Neelima Azeem. He has done his schooling from Gyaan Bharathi, Delhi until 4th grade and then shifted to Raajhans Vidyalaya, Mumbai. He is a well trained dancer at Shiamak Davar Institute of Performing Arts (SDIPA). Shahid Kapoor was also seen as a background dancer in the movie "Taal". Later he did few commercials like Pepsi and appeared in a music video "Aankhon Me Tera Hi Chehra" by the Aryans alongwith Hrishita Bhatt.

Shahid Kapoor

Personal Profile Details

Name : Shahid Kapoor

Born on : February 25, 1981

Real Age : 35 years

Height : 5'6"

Education : Gyan Bharathi, Delhi & Rajhans Vidyalaya, Mumbai

Spouse : Mira Rajput

Occupation : Actor

Debut Movie : Ishq Vishk

Eye color : Black

Marital Status : Married

Zodiac sign : Pisces



Shahid Kapoor got married to Mira Rajput on July 7, 2015. The couple had an intimate marriage ceremony in presence of just close family followed by a starry reception for his industry friends in Mumbai on July 12, 2015. The couple is now expecting their first child soon.


Personal Life

Shahid Kapoor distinguishes himself as a vegetarian. He is legally Khattar as he uses his step father's Rajesh Khattar's surname, which he has written on all important legal documents. When he was a young child, his mother married Rajesh Khattar. Though Rajesh and his mother are now divorced, Kapoor has adopted the surname to remember the man who raised him.



Shahid Kapoor was born to Pankaj Kapoor and Neelima Azeem. His parents were divorced, when he was 3 years old. He continued living with his mother and maternal grandparents in Press Enclave, Saket in Delhi. He shares a cordial relationship with his father and stepmother Supriya Pathak.

Kapoor has three half siblings, a sister named Sanah Kapoor and brothers, Ishaan Khattar and Ruhaan Kapoor. Ishaan has acted with him in the movie Vaah! Life Ho To Aisi (2005). His maternal grandfather Anwar Azeem, was an eminent Marxist journalist and author from Bihar. His great great grandfather was a film director, screenwriter, Urdu novelist and journalist Khwaja Ahmad Abbas more popularly known as K.A. Abbas.


In Jhalak Dikhla Jaa season 8

Shahid Kapoor was seen as one of the judge in Jhalak Dikhla Jaa Reloaded which aired on Colors. He was seen alongwith choreographer Ganesh Hegde, Malaika Arora Khan, Karan Johar and Lauren Gottlieb. The show was hosted by Manish Paul and Faisal Khan was the winner.


Shahid Kapoor has worked in several music videos and ads with Shahrukh Khan, Kajol and Rani Mukerji before starting his career as an actor. In 2003, he played his first leading role as Rajiv Mathur, a carefree young boy in Ken Ghosh's moderately successful love story "Ishq Vishk". Since then he has been giving marvellous performances with varied movies which includes R...Rajkumar, Jab We Met and many more.


Work out Routine/Diet

The "Kaminey" actor is also famous among the youth for his great physique and body shape. He also tries to workout for one part of the body each day. For Shahid, fitness level matters a lot and always challenges himself with the previous days workout.

Mira Rajput Biography

Mira Rajput

Upcoming Movies

Shahid Kapoor will soon be seen in an upcoming flick Rangoon alongwith Saif Ali Khan and Kangana Ranaut. The film, which is produced by Sajid Nadiadwala and directed by Vishal Bhardwaj will release on September 30, 2016. He will also be seen in upcoming flick 'Udta Punjab', a film to be helmed by director Abhishek Chaubey. The movie also stars Kareena Kapoor Khan, Alia Bhatt and Diljit Dosanjh in the lead roles. Shahid will play the role of a rockstar named Tommy Singh in the movie.



Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards
Awards of the International Indian Film Academy
Filmfare Awards
Screen Weekly Awards
Zee Cine Awards
Stardust Awards
60th Filmfare Award for Best Actor (Male)


Ishq Vishk (2003)

Dil Maange More (2004)

36 China Town (2006)

Chup Chup Ke (2006)

Vivah (2006)

Jab We Met (2007)

Kaminey (2009)

Badmaash Company (2010)

R... Rajkumar (2013)


Shaandaar (2015)