Sanjay Kapoor

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This article is about the Bollywood actor Sanjay Kapoor. For the fictional EastEnders character, see Sanjay Kapoor (EastEnders).
Sanjay Kapoor
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Sanjay Kapoor at Suzanne Roshan's The Charcoal Project Launch
Born Chembur Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Occupation Actor/Producer
Years active 1995–present
Parent(s) Surinder Kapoor
Nirmal Kapoor
Relatives See Kapoor family

Sanjay Kapoor is a Bollywood actor and producer. Sanjay Kapoor born in Chembur, Mumbai. Son of film producer Surinder Kapoor, he is the younger brother of producer Boney Kapoor and actor Anil Kapoor, and brother-in-law of actress Sridevi. Kapoor dated brain surgeon Hanna Eliasson for a short time before marrying Maheep Sandhu, an Indian from Perth, Australia.

Early years and career[edit]

Sanjay Kapoor made his debut in Hindi cinema in 1995 with the movie Prem opposite another newcomer Tabu. Although both debutants rendered fairly decent performances, the movie was delayed for many years and on release, the movie bombed at the box office.[1]

Sanjay Kapoor's next movie Raja (1995) which was opposite Madhuri Dixit was a box office success. Though the movie title was "Raja", the story revolved around the leading lady Madhuri Dixit. Subsequently most of his other films were either flops or average grossers.

Kapoor gave a critically acclaimed performance as a villain playing the obsessive, psychotic husband of Esha Deol in Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe which was a flop. He also gave appreciable performances in other movies such as Qayamat: City Under Threat, Julie and Luck By Chance. He also appeared in the 2003 television serial Karishma - The Miracles of Destiny opposite Karisma Kapoor. His most recent release was Shaandaar (2015).


Year Movie Name Role Notes
1995 Prem Shantanu/Sanjay Verma
Raja Raja
Kartavya Karan Singh
1996 Beqabu Raja Verma
1997 Mohabbat Gaurav M. Kapoor
Auzaar Yash Thakur
Zameer: The Awakening of a Soul Kishan
Mere Sapno Ki Rani Vijay Kumar
Sirf Tum Deepak
2001 Chhupa Rustam: A Musical Thriller Raja/Nirmal Kumar Chinoy
Kal Ho Naa Ho
2002 Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe Dushyant
Soch Raj Matthews
Shakti: The Power Shekhar
2003 Karishma - The Miracles of Destiny Amar (Mini) TV Series
Qayamat: City Under Threat Abbas Ramani
Darna Mana Hai Sanjay
Kal Ho Naa Ho Abhay (Cameo)
LOC Kargil Maj. Deepak Rampal, 17 JAT
2004 Jaago Shrikant
Julie Rohan
2005 Anjaane: The Unknown Aditya Malhotra
2006 Unns: Love...Forever Rahul Malhotra
2007 Dosh
Om Shanti Om Himself
2009 Luck By Chance Ranjit Rolly
Kirkit I.M. Romeo
2010 Prince CBI Officer Ali Khan
2014 Kahin Hai Mera Pyar Rahul Kapoor
2015 Hera Pheri 3 Filming
Mumbhaii - The Gangster


Year Movie Name
2009 Kya time a yaar
2012 It's My Life (film)
2014 Tevar
2015 Hera Pheri 3


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