Kapoor at the Colors Indian Telly Awards, 2012.
20 November 1976 |
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
|Alma mater||University of Michigan|
|Relatives||Ekta Kapoor (sister)|
Family and background
Prior to making his debut as an actor, Kapoor worked with film director David Dhawan as an assistant. Following this, he trained as an actor with Roshan Taneja and Mahendra Verma, in their acting school, and in dance with Nimesh Bhatt. He made his debut in 2001 with Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai, a remake of Telugu super hit Tholi Prema, alongside Kareena Kapoor. He received the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his work in the film. Although he was noted for acting alongside his father in the teen slasher film Kucch To Hai (2003), He was recognized for his role as a shy boy who gains the ability to become invisible in Gayab (2004). 
Kapoor subsequently appeared in box office hits like Khakee (2004), Golmaal (2006), Shootout at Lokhandwala (2007), Golmaal Returns (2008), Golmaal 3 (2010), The Dirty Picture (2011), and Shootout at Wadala (2013). He was a participant in the 2012 "Fashion for a Cause" event which raised money for homeless children. He is co-producing the film Char Din Ki Chandni, in which he will also star.
|2001||Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai||Karan|
|2002||Kyaa Dil Ne Kahaa||Rahul|
|2002||Jeena Sirf Merre Liye||Karan Malhotra|
|2003||Kucch To Hai||Karan|
|2004||Shart: The Challenge||Jai Kapoor|
|2004||Khakee||Sub Inspector Ashwin Gupte|
|2005||Kyaa Kool Hai Hum||Rahul|
|2007||Good Boy, Bad Boy||Rajan Malhotra|
|2007||Kya Love Story Hai||Arjun|
|2007||Shootout at Lokhandwala||Dilip Bhuwa|
|2007||Dhol||Sameer "Sam" Arya|
|2008||One Two Three||Laxmi Narayan|
|2008||Om Shanti Om||Himself|
|2008||C Kkompany||Akshay Kumar|
|2011||Shor in the City||Tilak|
|2011||Love U...Mr. Kalakaar!||Sahil|
|2011||Hum Tum Shabana||Rishi Malhotra|
|2011||The Dirty Picture||Ramakanth|
|2012||Chaar Din Ki Chandni||Veer Vikram Singh|
|2012||Kyaa Super Kool Hai Hum||Adi|
|2013||Shootout at Wadala||Sheik Munir|
|2015||Kyaa Kool Hain Hum 3||TBA|
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