Shahid Kapoor Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More

Shahid Kapoor was born 25th February 1981 in Delhi. He studied and completed his primary education from Gyan Bharti School. His parents got divorced when he was three years old. Pankaj Kapur shifted to Mumbai, while Neelima Azeem continued to work as a dancer in Delhi. It is believed that Shahid was extremely close to his maternal grandfather and that the two shared a great relationship. Pankaj Kapur, who was then a struggling actor, would visit Shahid on his birthday every year. Shahid shifted to Mumbai with his mother when he turned ten. After coming to Mumbai, Neelima Azeem married actor and voice-over artist Rajesh Khattar, and the couple has a son, Ishaan Khattar. Shahid Kapoor continued to stay with Neelima and Rajesh until the couple got divorced in 2001. Stepbrothers Shahid and Ishaan continue to have a good rapport. Pankaj Kapur married Supriya Pathak and the couple has two children  Sanah Kapoor and Ruhaan Kapoor.

After coming to Mumbai, Shahid Kapoor joined Rajhans Vidyalaya and completed his secondary education, and graduated from Mithibai College. At the same time, he joined Shiamak Davar’s dance school. It was at the dancing institute that Shahid started working as a background dancer in Hindi films. While working in advertisements and song videos, he met Hrishitaa Bhatt  whom he dated for a brief period of time. After entering Bollywood, the actor soon started dating his co- star Kareena Kapoor. The couple ended their three-year relationship during the shoot of Jab We Met. The actor also dated Priyanka Chopra for a short period of time, even though the two never publicly admitted to their relationship. Since then, Shahid has been linked with many of his co-stars including Vidya Balan, Sonakshi Sinha  and Shraddha Kapoor among many others. The actor got engaged on 14th January 2015 to Mira Rajput, whom he met at a get together of Radha Soami Satsang Beas, a religious group. Mira Rajput, a third-year English (Honors) student from Delhi, is thirteen years younger to Shahid. The couple got married on 7th July 2015 in Delhi.

Shahid Kapoor showed a keen interest in dancing at a young age. After coming to Mumbai, he joined Shiamak Davar’s dancing institute. Shahid first worked as a background dancer in films Dil To Pagal Hai (1997) and Taal (1999). Soon, he started performing for multiple shows with Shiamak’s dance crew. During the end-of-the-year performance at Shiamak’s institute, Shahid was felicitated with a special award when he danced on Madonna’s ‘Vogue’ and ‘Golden Eye’, a song from a James Bond film. This encouraged him to take up dancing more seriously and became an instructor at the institute. Once Shahid accompanied his friend to an audition for a Pepsi advertisement. Instead, Shahid bagged the role and appeared in his first commercial along with Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol and Rani Mukerji. Thereafter, he appeared in many commercials and music videos. He appeared in Aryans’ music video of popular song ‘Ankhon Main’ along with Hrishitaa Bhatt. The producer of this video, Ramesh Taurani, noticed Shahid and asked him to work on himself for two years. Shahid, 20 years old at that time, started attending acting workshops of Naseeruddin Shah and Satyadev Dubey. Ken Ghosh had a script of a romantic film and was looking for a fresh face when Ramesh Taurani recommended him Shahid’s name. Ken signed Shahid for Ishq Vishk starring Amrita Rao, which released in 2004. The film was a winner at the box office, making Shahid a star over-night. In the same year, he won the Filmfare Award for ‘Best Male Debut’. After his first film, the actor appeared in series of films like Fida, Dil Mange More, Deewane Huye Paagal, and Shikhar, which did not do well at the box office. Let’s Read – Sonakshi SinhaMadhuri DixitShraddha Kapoor Age, Biography & More.

Shahid Kapoor Height, Weight, Age, Girlfriend, Wife, Biography, Family & More

                      Shahid Kapoor (Actor)

Shahid Kapoor Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Wife & More

Biography &
Wiki
Real Name Shahid Kapoor
Nickname Dodo
Profession Actor
Physical Stats & More
Height 5’ 9” (175 cm)
Weight 70 kg (154 lbs)
Body Measurements Chest: 42 Inches

Waist: 30 Inches

Biceps: 15 Inches

Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black
Personal Life
Date of Birth 25 February 1981
Age (as in 2018) 37 Years
Birth Place Delhi, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign Pisces
Signature Shahid Kapoor signature
Nationality Indian
Hometown His ancestry belonging is north India (Punjab), but his family is settled in Mumbai
School Gyan Bharati, Delhi (upto 4th class)
Rajhans Vidyalaya, Mumbai
College Mithibai College, Mumbai
Educational Qualifications Graduate
Debut Film: Ishq Vishq (2003)
TV: Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded (2015, as a judge)
Family Father- Pankaj Kapoor (Actor)
Mother- Neelima Azeem (Biological mother), Supriya Pathak (Step-mother)
Brothers- Ishaan Khattar, Ruhaan Kapoor
Sister- Sanah Kapoor
Best Friends Ankit Mohan, Sriram, Azeem (no one is from Bollywood), Ahmed Khan (choreographer)
Religion Hinduism
Address Praneta Apartments, Juhu, Mumbai
Hobbies Reading, dancing
Likes & Dislikes Likes: Travelling, Collecting watches
Dislikes: Gossips, eating non-vegetarian food
Controversy A MMS of Shahid & his ex-girlfriend Kareena was leaked in which they were making out.
Favourite Things
Favourite Food Rajma-Chawal
Favourite Actors Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Pankaj Kapur, Tom Cruise
Favourite Actresses Madhuri Dixit, Scarlett Johansson, Julia Roberts
Favourite Film Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983)
Favourite Song “Shaam Shaandaar” from the film Shaandaar (2015)
Favourite Sports Chess, Cricket
Favourite Colours White, Red
Favourite Perfume Paco Rabanne
Favourite Fashion Designer Sabina Khan
Favourite Destination Goa, Paris
Girls, Affairs and More
Marital Status Married
Affairs/Girlfriends Kareena Kapoor (Actress)
Sania Mirza (Tennis Player, Rumour)
Priyanka Chopra (Actress)
Mira Rajput
Wife/Spouse Mira Rajput
Marriage Date 7 July 2015
Children Daughter- Misha Kapoor (born in 2016)
Son- N/A
Style Quotient
Cars Collection Porsche Cayenne GTS, Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, Jaguar XKR-S, Range Rover Vogue
Bikes Collection Harley Davidson Fat Boy, Yamaha MT-01
Money Factor
Salary (approx.) 10 crore/film (INR)
Net Worth (approx.) $30 million

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