Kapoor at the screening of D-Day, 2013
26 June 1985 |
|Occupation||film actor and producer|
Mona Shourie Kapoor
Arjun Kapoor (born 26 June 1985) is an Indian actor who appears in Hindi films. He is the son of film producer Boney Kapoor. Kapoor made his acting debut in Habib Faisal's romantic drama Ishaqzaade.
Kapoor was born in Chembur, Mumbai to Indian film producer, Boney Kapoor and Mona Shourie Kapoor. He is the grandson of filmmaker Surinder Kapoor. He is the nephew of actors Anil Kapoor, Sanjay Kapoor and producer Sandeep Marwah, and the first-cousin of actress Sonam Kapoor and producer Rhea Kapoor. He has a sister Anshula Kapoor. Actress Sridevi is his stepmother.
Arjun is alumnus of Asian Academy of Film And Television. Kapoor's first stint in the film industry was as an assistant director for Kal Ho Naa Ho in 2003. He was also an assistant director for Salaam-E-Ishq (2007)
|Denotes films that have not yet been released|
|2013||Aurangzeb||Ajay / Vishal|
|2014||2 States||Krish Malhotra|
|2014||Finding Fanny Fernandes||Savio Da Gama||Post-production
English and Konkani language film
|2003||Kal Ho Na Ho||Yes|
Awards and nominations
|2012||Ishaqzaade||Bhaskar Bollywood Awards||Fresh Entry of the Year||Nominated|
|People's Choice Awards India||Favorite Debut Actor (Male/Female)||Nominated|
|BIG Star Entertainment Awards||Most Entertaining Actor (Film) Debut – Male||Won|
|2013||Filmfare Awards||Best Male Debut||Nominated|
|ETC Bollywood Business Awards||Most Profitable Debut (Male)||Nominated|
|Screen Awards||Most Promising Newcomer – Male||Nominated|
|Zee Cine Awards||Best Male Debut||Won|
|Stardust Awards||Superstar of Tomorrow – Male||Won|
|Renault Star Guild Awards||Best Male Debut||Nominated|
|Times of India Film Awards||Best Debut – Male||Nominated|
|International Indian Film Academy Awards (IIFA Awards)||Best Debut – Male||Nominated|
|—||6th GeoSpa asiaSpa India Awards||Wellness Icon of the Year||Won|
|Aurangzeb||Bhaskar Bollywood Awards||Action Hero of the Year||Pending|
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- "I am fortunate to work with Habib Faisal for Ishaqzaade: Arjun Kapoor – Entertainment – DNA". Daily News and Analysis. 11 May 2012. Retrieved 28 August 2012.
- "Ishaqzaade going strong at the box office". Retrieved 27 January 2013
- "Ishaqzaade gets thumbs up from critics". Retrieved 27 January 2013
- "Deepika Padukone and Arjun Kapoor team up for an English film - The Times of India". Articles.timesofindia.indiatimes.com. 2013-05-10. Retrieved 2014-04-11.
- "Arjun kapoor begins preparation for 'Okkadu'remake". Times of India. 2013-11-27. Retrieved 2013-12-03.
- "Arjun Kapoor's 'Okkadu' remake to be titled 'Tevar'". 2013-12-10. Retrieved 2013-12-16.
- "Newcomers Nominations: Fresh Entry of the Year". Retrieved 26 January 2012.
- Kumar, Ravi. "People's Choice Awards 2012 Nominees". Retrieved 27 January 2012.
- "3rd Annual BIG Star Entertainment Awards Nominations".
- "Filmfare Awards 2013 Winners". Retrieved 26 January 2013
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- "Nominations for 19th Annual Colors Screen Awards". Retrieved 22 January 2012.
- "Zee Cine Awards 2013: Team 'Barfi!', Vidya Balan, Salman Khan bag big honours". Retrieved 26 January 2013
- "Stardust Awards 2013 Winners". Retrieved 27 January 2012.
- Trivedi, Dhiren. "8th Star Guild Apsara Awards Nominations: Shahrukh Khan or Ranbir Kapoor, Vidya Balan or Priyanka Chopra – who will win?".
- "TOIFA Awards 2013 Nominations".
- "Hema, Malaika, Dia & Arjun win top honors at the asiaSpa India Awards". 2013-05-02.
- "Dainik Bhaskar Bollywood Web Awards 2013". Retrieved 1 January 2014.