Shahid Kapoor 10 Personal Facts, Biography, Wiki
Indian actor Born: February 25, 1981 (age 41 years), New Delhi, India Spouse: Mira Rajput (m. 2015) Children: Misha Kapoor, Zain Kapoor Parents: Pankaj Kapur, Neelima Azeem Height: 5’ 8” Wife: Mira Rajput Nickname(s) Dodo, Sasha, Shak Profession Actor Height (approx.) in centimeters- 172 cm in meters- 1.72 m in feet inches- 5’ 8” Weight (approx.) in kilograms- 70 kg in pounds- 154 lbs Body Measurements (approx.) – Chest: 42 inches – Waist: 30 inches – Biceps: 15 inches Eye Colour Black Hair Colour Black Date of Birth 25 February 1981 Birthplace Delhi, India Zodiac sign/Sun sign Pisces Nationality Indian Hometown Mumbai, Maharashtra, India School(s) Gyan Bharati, Delhi (upto 4th class) Rajhans Vidyalaya, Mumbai College/University Mithibai College, Mumbai Educational Qualification Graduate Religion Hinduism Caste Khatri Marital Status Married Affairs/Girlfriends Hrishita Bhatt Kareena Kapoor (Actress) Sania Mirza (Tennis Player, Rumour) Priyanka Chopra (Actress) Mira Rajput Marriage Date 7 July 2015 Marriage Place The Oberoi, Gurgaon Wife/Spouse Mira Rajput Children Son- Zain Kapoor (born in 2018) Daughter- Misha Kapoor (born in 2016) Parents Father- Pankaj Kapoor (Actor) Mother- Neelima Azeem (Actress), Supriya Pathak (Actress) (Step-Mother) Siblings Brothers- Ruhaan Kapoor, Ishaan Khatter (half-brother) Sister- Sanah Kapoor (half-sister)
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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. Shahid had a difficult childhood; as his parents, Pankaj Kapoor and Neelima Azeem got divorced when he was just 3 years old. Since his childhood, he was attracted towards acting and was also starred in Complan advertisement with Ayesha Takia. Shahid And Ayesha As Child Artists In Complain Ad (Then) And Now 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 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. 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. In 1998, he was featured in Aryan band’s music video titled “Aankhon Mein Tere Hi Chehra,” and got popularity in the film industry. 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. A Malayali actor dubbed his unique ascent in the film Chup Chup Ke (2006). 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 has learned dancing from Shiamak Davar‘s Dance Academy and aspired to be a professional dancer. 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. 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. He is the first Indian actor to fly an American F-16 aircraft. 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 was non-vegetarian, but he gave up eating all this stuff after reading the book “Life is Fair” by Brian Hines. He is known as “Chocolate Boy of Bollywood”. His passport has his name Shahid Khattar on it, as he uses his step-father’s Rajesh Khattar’s surname. 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. He was an above average student and his favourite subject was Science. He is an ardent follower of Radha Soami, but he doesn’t like to discuss in public. In 2015, he married Mira Rajput, who is 14 years younger to him and in 2016, they were blessed with a daughter, whom they named Misha. Kapoor’s personal life is the subject of fervent tabloid reporting in India. During the filming of Fida in 2004, he began dating Kareena Kapoor and they both publicly spoke of the relationship. They were involved in a well-publicised scandal when Mid Day published a set of pictures of them kissing in public. Despite claims by the couple that the pictures were fabricated, the newspaper denied any wrongdoing. The couple separated in 2007 during the filming of Jab We Met. Since their split, Kapoor decided to keep his personal life away from media attention. However, tabloids speculated on his relationship with several other actresses, including Vidya Balan and Priyanka Chopra. In 2012, Kapoor lodged a police complaint of stalking against former actress Vastavikta Pandit. In March 2015, Kapoor spoke of his impending marriage to Mira Rajput, a university student from New Delhi, who is 13 years his junior. The Times of India reported that Kapoor met Rajput through the Dharmic religious group Radha Soami Satsang Beas. The couple married at a private ceremony in Gurgaon on 7 July 2015, and Rajput gave birth to their daughter Misha in August 2016 and their son Zain in September 2018. In addition to acting in films, Kapoor performs on stage and hosts award ceremonies. In 2006, he participated in a world tour, entitled RockStars, in which he performed alongside Kareena Kapoor, John Abraham, Salman Khan and three other celebrities.