Shahid Kapoor : Net Worth, Height, Weight, Age, Affairs, Wiki, Facts and Figures

Shahid Kapoor is an Indian film actor who has appeared in numerous Bollywood films. The Bollywood actor he was born on February 25, 1981, in New Delhi, India. Kapoor is the son of actors Pankaj Kapur and Neelima Azeem.

He has a half-brother named Ishaan Khatter, who is also an actor. Kapoor began his career as a background dancer in a few films of the 1990, and featured in music videos and television commercials.

He made his film debut in 2003 with a leading role in the romantic comedy Ishq Vishk, a sleeper hit for which he won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut.

Shahid Kapoor
Shahid Kapoor

Early Life and Upbringing

Shahid Kapoor was born in New Delhi, India, to actors Pankaj Kapur and Neelima Azeem. His parents divorced when he was three years old; his father shifted to Mumbai (and married the actress Supriya Pathak) and Kapoor continued living in Delhi with his mother and maternal grandparents.

His grandparents were journalists for the Russian magazine Sputnik, and Kapoor was particularly fond of his grandfather. Kapoor’s father, who was then a struggling actor in Mumbai, would visit Kapoor only once a year on his birthday.

When Kapoor was 10, his mother, who was working as a dancer, moved to Mumbai to work as an actress. In Mumbai, Azeem went on to marry the actor Rajesh Khattar.

Shahid Kapoor - Early Life And Upbringing
Shahid Kapoor – Early Life And Upbringing

Personal Life – Age, Zodiac Sign

Shahid Kapoor - Personal Life
Shahid Kapoor – Personal Life
Personal DetailsInformation
Full NameShahid Kapoor
NicknameDodo, Sasha, Shak
Alternative Names(s) (also known as)Shahid Kapur, Shahid Khattar
Date of Birth25 February 1981
Age (as of 2023)42 Years
ReligionHinduism
Zodiac SignPisces
NationalityIndian
BirthplaceDelhi, India
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Current AddressPraneta Apartments, Juhu, Mumbai
Education QualificationGraduate
Hobbies and InterestsReading, Dancing
Languages KnownHindi, English
Social Media Profiles link (Facebook, Instagram, Twitter)Facebook, Instagram, Twitter
Wikipedia Profile linkShahid Kapoor
IMDb Profile linkShahid Kapoor
Website linkN/A

Physical Appearance – Height, Weight, Body Measurements

Shahid Kapoor - Physical Appearance
Shahid Kapoor – Physical Appearance
Physical StatsInformation
Body TypeAthletic
Body Measurements (Chest – Waist – Hips)42-30-15 inches
Height in feet, inches, cm5’ 8″, 172 cm
Weight in kg, lbs70 kg, 154 lbs
Chest42 inches
Waist30 inches
Biceps15 inches
Eye ColourBlack
Hair ColourBlack
HairstyleShort and Spiky
Distinctive FeaturesChiselled Jawline, Dimpled Smile
TattoosN/A

Family and Relationships – Girlfriend/Wife, Affairs

Shahid Kapoor is married to Mira Rajput, with whom he has two children. Kapoor and Rajput got married in 2015 in a private ceremony in Gurgaon. Rajput is not from the film industry and is a graduate from Lady Shri Ram College for Women in Delhi.

Kapoor has been linked to several actresses in the past, including Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, and Vidya Balan.

Shahid Kapoor - Family And Relationships
Shahid Kapoor – Family And Relationships
Relationships DetailsInformation
Marital StatusMarried
Spouse – WifeMira Rajput
FatherPankaj Kapoor (Actor)
MotherNeelima Azeem (Actress), Supriya Pathak (Actress) (Step-Mother)
Children Misha Kapoor (Daughter), Zain Kapoor (Son)
Siblings Ruhaan Kapoor (Brother), Ishaan Khatter (Half-Brother), Sanah Kapoor (Half-Sister)
Affairs – Girlfriend(s)Hrishita Bhatt, Kareena Kapoor, Sania Mirza (Rumour), Priyanka Chopra
Significant RelationshipsMira Rajput (Wife), Kareena Kapoor (Ex-Girlfriend)

Rise to Stardom

Shahid Kapoor made his film debut in 2003 with a leading role in the romantic comedy Ishq Vishk, a sleeper hit for which he won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. He followed it with roles in several commercial failures before starring in Sooraj Barjatya’s top-grossing family drama Vivah (2006).

Kapoor earned praise for playing a troubled businessman in Imtiaz Ali’s romantic comedy Jab We Met (2007) and twin brothers in Vishal Bhardwaj’s action film Kaminey (2009). Further acclaim came for portraying the Hamlet character in Bhardwaj’s tragedy Haider (2014) and a drug abusing singer 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 highest-grossing releases came with the period drama Padmaavat (2018) and the romantic drama Kabir Singh (2019).

He has since starred in the crime drama series Farzi and action film Bloody Daddy (both 2023).

Shahid Kapoor - Rise To Stardom
Shahid Kapoor – Rise To Stardom

Debut Film – Ishq Vishk

Shahid Kapoor Debut Film
Shahid Kapoor Debut Film

Successful Film – Kabir Singh

Shahid Kapoor - Successful Film
Shahid Kapoor – Successful Film

Career, Awards, and Achievements

Shahid Kapoor has won several awards for his performances in films. He has won three Filmfare Awards, including Best Male Debut for Ishq Vishk (2003), Best Actor for Haider (2014), and Critics Award for Best Actor for Udta Punjab (2016).

Kapoor has also won several other awards, including the National Film Award for Best Actor for Haider (2014). In addition to acting, Kapoor has hosted award ceremonies and has featured as a talent judge on the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded (2015).

Shahid Kapoor - Career, Awards, And Achievements
Shahid Kapoor – Career, Awards, And Achievements
Career DetailsInformation
Profession(s)Actor
Debut FilmIshq Vishk (2003)
Notable Roles Aditya Kashyap in Jab We Met, Charlie/Guddu in Kaminey, Haider Meer in Haider, Tommy Singh in Udta Punjab, Maharawal Ratan Singh in Padmavati, Kabir Singh in Kabir Singh
Recent Films – New Movies Farzi, Bloody Daddy
Upcoming Films Jersey, Yoddha
Popular Television Series Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded (as a judge)
Awards and Achievements Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for Ishq Vishk, Filmfare Award for Best Actor for Haider, Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor for Udta Punjab, Rajiv Gandhi Award for Kaminey, LifeOK Hero Award for Haider
Endorsements/Brand Collaborations Vaseline, Pioneer, Dulux Paints, Elf Aquitaine, KitKat, Colgate, Lux Cozi, VIP Skybags, Samsung, Elf Lubricants
Philanthropy/Charity Work PETA, UNICEF, Smile Foundation, Shabana Azmi’s Mijwan Welfare Society
Professional Associations Film and Television Producers Guild of India, Indian Film and Television Directors Association, Screenwriters Association
Training and EducationTrained as a dancer at Shiamak Davar’s academy, Studied acting at Barry John’s institute
Production CompanyN/A
Box Office Success – Hit Movies Vivah, Jab We Met, Kaminey, R… Rajkumar, Haider, Padmavat, Kabir Singh
Critical Acclaim Movies Jab We Met, Kaminey, Haider, Udta Punjab, Padmavat, Kabir Singh

Assets and Finances – Net Worth

Shahid Kapoor - Assets And Finances Net Worth
Shahid Kapoor – Assets And Finances Net Worth
Financial ProfileInformation
Net Worth in Rs. and DollarsRs. 250 Crore, $34 Million
Per Movie Charges in Rs. and DollarsRs. 15-20 Crore, $2-3 Million
Per Endorsement Charges in Rs. and DollarsRs. 3-4 Crore, $0.4-0.5 Million
Sponsorship Deals Vaseline, Pioneer, Dulux Paints, Elf Aquitaine, KitKat, Colgate, Lux Cozi, VIP Skybags, Samsung, Elf Lubricants
Business Ventures N/A
Investments N/A
Real Estate Holdings Sea-facing duplex in Juhu, Mumbai
Luxury Items/Properties Owned N/A
Cars Collection Porsche Cayenne GTS, Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, Jaguar XKR-S, Range Rover Vogue

Favorite Things, Likes and Dislikes

Shahid Kapoor - Favorite Things, Likes And Dislikes
Shahid Kapoor Favorite Things, Likes And Dislikes
Favorite ThingsInformation
Favorite ActorPankaj Kapoor, Tom Cruise
Favorite ActressMadhuri Dixit, Scarlett Johansson, Julia Roberts
Favorite FilmJaane Bhi Do Yaaro
Favorite Music BandsHindi Music, Justin Timberlake’s New-Age Music
Favorite SportCricket
Favorite BooksN/A
Favorite ColorBlue, Black, White
Favorite FoodHome Cooked Food, Rajma Chawal, Roti Dal and Curd Rice
Things s/he likeTraveling, Collecting Watches, Eating Sweets
Things s/he dislikeGossips, Eating Non-Vegetarian Food and Mushrooms

Top 5 Best Films – Shahid Kapoor

Film NameYear of ReleaseCharacter Played
Ishq Vishk2003Rajiv Mathur
Haider2014Haider Meer
Udta Punjab2016Tommy Singh
Padmaavat2018Maharawal Ratan Singh
Kabir Singh2019Kabir Singh

Controversies – Shahid Kapoor

  • Controversy surrounding the portrayal of toxic masculinity in ‘Kabir Singh’5.
  • Shahid Kapoor was accused of dictating how a particular scene should be shot during the shoot of ‘Chup Chup Ke’.
  • An MMS was leaked in which he and his ex-girlfriend Kareena Kapoor were making out.
Shahid Kapoor - Controversies
Shahid Kapoor -Controversies

Interesting Facts – Shahid Kapoor

  • Shahid Kapoor was a background dancer in the films ‘Taal’ and ‘Dil Toh Pagal Hai’.
  • He is the first Indian actor to fly the American F-16 aircraft.
  • Shahid Kapoor is related to veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah.
  • He turned vegetarian after reading the book titled ‘Life Is Fair’ by Brian Hine.
  • Shahid Kapoor was rejected as many as 100 times before he made his debut in ‘Ishq Vishk’.
  • Shahid Kapoor uses the surname ‘Khattar’ on his passport.
Shahid Kapoor - Interesting Facts
Shahid Kapoor – Interesting Facts

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