Shahid Kapoor

Profession: Actor

Brothers of Shahid Kapoor

Ruhaan Kapoor, Ishaan Khatter (half-brother)

Father of Shahid Kapoor

Pankaj Kapoor (Actor)

Mother of Shahid Kapoor

Neelima Azeem (Actress), Supriya Pathak (Actress) (Step-Mother)

Sister of Shahid Kapoor

Sanah Kapoor

Wife/Spouse of Shahid Kapoor

Mira Rajput

Affairs/Girlfriends of Shahid Kapoor

Hrishita Bhatt
Kareena Kapoor (Actress)
Sania Mirza (Tennis Player, Rumour)
Priyanka Chopra (Actress)
Mira Rajput

Favourite Actor(s) of Shahid Kapoor

Pankaj Kapoor, Tom Cruise

Favourite Actresses of Shahid Kapoor

Madhuri Dixit, Scarlett Johansson, Julia Roberts

Favourite Colour(s) of Shahid Kapoor

Blue, Black, White

Favourite Destination(s) of Shahid Kapoor

Europe, Paris, Bali, Goa

Favourite Fashion Designer of Shahid Kapoor

Sabina Khan

Favourite Food(s) of Shahid Kapoor

Home Cooked Food, Rajma Chawal, Roti Dal and Curd Rice

Favourite Music of Shahid Kapoor

Hindi Music, Justin Timberlake's New-Age Music

Favourite Perfume of Shahid Kapoor

Paco Rabanne

Favourite Singer(s) of Shahid Kapoor

A. R. Rahman, Shreya Ghoshal

Favourite Subject of Shahid Kapoor


Filmfare Awards of Shahid Kapoor

2004: Best Male Debut for Ishq Vishk
2015: Best Actor for Haider
2017: Best Actor (Critics) for Udta Punjab

Other Awards of Shahid Kapoor

2008: Best Actor (Editor's Choice) for Jab We Met
2009: Rajiv Gandhi Award for Kaminey
2015: LifeOK Hero Award for Haider
Note: Along with these, he has many other awards, honours, and achievements to his name.

Controversies of Shahid Kapoor

During the shoot of Chup Chup Ke, he was accused of dictating how a particular scene should be shot, to which, the director got offensive. However, later he denied by saying that Priyan-Ji (the director) is a veteran and he can't think of telling him how to make a film.   He attracted a controversy when an MMS was leaked in which he and his ex-girlfriend Kareena Kapoor were making out.  

Information about Shahid Kapoor

During his struggling days, he wanted to buy a 'Pioneer' music system but he didn't have money to buy it, and after he got the success, that company appointed him as their brand ambassador.  He was non-vegetarian, but he gave up eating all this stuff after reading the book 'Life is Fair' by Brian Hines.  Does Shahid Kapoor smoke?: No (Quit)  Does Shahid Kapoor drink alcohol?: No  He is the first Indian actor to fly an American F-16 aircraft.  Shahid and Priyanka Chopra fell off a bike while shooting for a scene for Kaminey, in which the two were riding the bike on a slope and due to mud all around, the bike fell on top of them. Moreover, for this film, Shahid took stammering lessons from an ENT specialist to get into his character. He was also trained for one long year to get the perfect body shape.  In 2007, in his movie- Jab We Met, he played the role of a lover with his then real girlfriend- Kareena Kapoor and the couple was critically acclaimed by the viewers. However, they broke while the shoot of the film.  In 2010, he started smoking during filming for Milenge Milenge and was not able to quit it after that, but post his marriage, he quit smoking for his wife- Mira.  He is known as 'Chocolate Boy of Bollywood'.  He has learned dancing from Shiamak Davar's Dance Academy and aspired to be a professional dancer.  Shahid has worked as a background dancer in movies- Taal and Dil Toh Pagal Hai.  Before the start of his acting career, he worked as an assistant director in TV serial- Mohandas B.A.L.L.B.  He comes from a filmy background; as his father, Pankaj Kapur is an acting legend, and his step-mother is also a well-known actress. His great great grandfather was a film director, screenwriter, novelist and journalist.  For his phenomenal performance in the movie Haider, he went completely bald for the film for a climactic scene, for which, he was given a six-page monologue and the scene was done in 3-4 hours.  A Malayali actor dubbed his unique ascent in the film Chup Chup Ke (2006).  In 1998, he was featured in Aryan band's music video titled 'Aankhon Mein Tere Hi Chehra,' and got popularity in the film industry.  His film Vivah was a big hit and he got so attached to the cast and crew of the film that he never wanted to leave the sets and it was also the first time that he didn't want to leave the set.  He incepted his career with the film Ishq Vishq and the actress, who has played the role of Shahid Kapoor's mother is his real-life mom.  Shahid had a difficult childhood; as his parents, Pankaj Kapoor and Neelima Azeem got divorced when he was just 3 years old.  His passport has his name Shahid Khattar on it, as he uses his step-father's Rajesh Khattar's surname.  He once accompanied his friend to audition for Pepsi advertisement and luckily, he got the chance to work with Rani Mukherjee, Kajol, and Shah Rukh Khan.  Since his childhood, he was attracted towards acting and was also starred in Complan advertisement with Ayesha Takia. 

Information about Shahid Kapoor

Likes: Travelling, Collecting Watches, Eating Sweets  Dislikes: Gossips, Eating Non-Vegetarian Food and Mushrooms 

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