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Sanjay Kapoor

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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 and producer
Years active 1995–present
Parent(s) Surinder Kapoor
Nirmal Kapoor
Relatives See Kapoor family

Sanjay Kapoor is a Bollywood actor and producer. He is the son of producer Surinder Kapoor and is the younger brother of Boney Kapoor and Anil Kapoor.

Career[edit]

Kapoor made his debut in Hindi cinema in 1995 with the movie Prem, opposite newcomer Tabu. Although both debutants rendered fairly decent performances, the movie was delayed for many years as it was in production since 1989.[1] On release, it bombed at the box office.[2]

Kapoor's next movie was Raja (1995) opposite Madhuri Dixit which was a box office success. He went on to star in several films as a leading actor such as Auzaar (1997), Mohabbat (1997) and Sirf Tum (1999). He didn't have much success as a leading actor as most of his films failed at the box office.[3]. In 2002, he appeared as a villain playing the psychotic husband of Esha Deol in Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe. His performance was praised by critics[4]

He made his debut on television in 2003 appearing in the television serial Karishma - The Miracles of Destiny opposite Karisma Kapoor. He played supporting roles in films like Qayamat: City Under Threat (2003), Julie (2004), Luck By Chance (2009) and Shaandaar (2015). He turned to producing with his first production Tevar starring his nephew Arjun Kapoor releasing in 2015.[5] He played a cameo appearing alongside his brother Anil for the first time in Mubarakan (2017). In 2017, he was cast on Vikram Bhatt's upcoming television serial Ishq Gunaah opposite Smriti Kalra.[6] The show is about a man marrying a girl much younger then him and how they try to make their marriage work.[7]

Filmography[edit]

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 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 Shaandaar
Mumbhaii - The Gangster
2016 Hera Pheri 3 Filming
Abhi Nahi Toh Kabhi Nahi Filming
Television
Year Title Role Notes
2003-2004 Karishma – The Miracles of Destiny Amar Lead role
2017 Ishq Gunaah Anant Mathur Premieres in October 2017

Producer[edit]

Year Movie Name
2009 Kya Time Hai Yaar
2012 It's My Life
2014 Tevar
2016 Hera Pheri 3

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