Shahid Kapoor

Indian Actor
Born Feb 25, 1981

Shahid Kapoor is an Indian actor who appears in Bollywood films. He is also a trained dancer. Starting off his career by working in music videos and advertisements, Kapoor made his Bollywood debut as a background dancer in Subhash Ghai's Taal (1999). Four years later, he made his acting debut in Ishq Vishk (2003) and won a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut for his performance.… Read More

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1981 Birth Shahid Kapoor was born in New Delhi on 25 February 1981 to actor Pankaj Kapur and actor-dancer Neelima Azeem. … Read More


1998 17 Years Old …  Kapoor also took on the job of an assistant director to his father on the 1998 television series Mohandas B.A.L.L.B. … Read More


2003 22 Years Old Kapoor made his film debut in 2003 with a leading role in the romantic comedy Ishq Vishk, a sleeper hit for which he won a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. … Read More
2004 23 Years Old 1 More Event
…  Both his 2004 releases were commercially unsuccessful.
2005 24 Years Old The series of poorly received films continued in 2005, when all three of Kapoor's films failed at the box office. … Read More
2006 25 Years Old In 2006, Kapoor played opposite Kareena Kapoor in two films - the thriller 36 China Town and the comedy Chup Chup Ke. … Read More
2007 26 Years Old Kapoor found no success in his first release of 2007 - the ensemble comedy Fool & Final. … Read More
2009 28 Years Old 1 More Event
… listed Kapoor's performance as the best by a Bollywood actor in 2009 and he received a second Best Actor nomination at Filmfare. … Read More
In 2010, Kapoor reteamed with Ken Ghosh in Chance Pe Dance, a comedy-drama about a struggling actor, in which Kapoor's performance was described as "uneven" by Aniruddha Guha of Daily News and Analysis. … Read More


In 2012, Kapoor helped revive the Victory Arts Foundation NGO, founded by Shiamak Davar, which helps underprivileged children through dance therapy programs. … Read More
2013 32 Years Old …  The comedy Phata Poster Nikhla Hero from director Rajkumar Santoshi was Kapoor's first release of 2013. … Read More
In 2014, Kapoor portrayed the Hamlet character in Bhardwaj's acclaimed drama Haider, for which he won the Best Actor award at Filmfare, and in 2016, he played a drug abusing singer in the crime drama Udta Punjab. … Read More
2015 34 Years Old 1 More Event
The year 2015 saw Kapoor feature as a talent judge on the dance reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded. … Read More
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