Shahid Kapoor (born 25 February 1981) is a famous Indian actor and model from New Delhi, India. He mainly works in the Hindi Bollywood movies
Shahid was born on 25 February 1981 in Delhi, India. His friends call him by different names like Dodo, Shak, and Sasha. He is also known as the Chocolate Boy of Bollywood. He took an interest in dancing and acting since childhood. He had a very struggling life as his parents got divorced when he was just three years old. During his teenage days, he wanted a music system of Pioneer brand, but he didn’t have enough money to buy that product, however, after achieving success, he became the brand ambassador of that company.
|Full Real Name||Shahid Kapoor.|
|Profession||Actor and Model.|
|Famously Known for||1. For his Bollywood Hindi films.|
2. The movie “Kabir Singh”.
|Date of Birth||25 February 1981.|
|Age (as of 2020)||39 years old.|
|Place of Birth||New Delhi, India.|
|Gay or Lesbian||No.|
|Social Media Profiles||Instagram: @shahidkapoor (25.6 million + followers).|
Twitter: @shahidkapoor (17.4 million + followers).
|Parents||Father: Pankaj Kapur.|
Mother: Neelima Azeem.
Step-Mother: Supriya Pathak.
|Siblings||Half-Sister: Sanah Kapur.|
Half-Brother: Ishaan Khatter and Ruhan Kapur.
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height||Feet & Inches: 5′ 8″.|
Centimeters: 172 cm.
Meters: 1.72 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 70 Kg.|
Pounds: 154.5 lbs.
|Eye Color||Dark Brown.|
|Dating History?||Dated a famous singer, Keyshia.|
|Son||Zain Kapoor (born in 2018).|
|Daughter||Misha Kapoor (born in 2016).|
|School||Gyan Bharati School.|
|Alma Mater||Rajhans Vidyalaya.|
Shahid Kapoor is a fitness-conscious man who is approximately 5′ 9” tall and weighs around 70 kg. He has a chest to be around 42 Inches, waist 30 Inches, and biceps 16 Inches. He has black eyes and hair.
Shahid Kapoor’s Gym Sealed Because of Coronavirus
Due to Coronavirus, orders have been given to close all such places like cinema halls, malls, gyms, schools, swimming pools, and parks. This has been done because the number of people in these places is very high. This has been done so that infection can be prevented. At the same time, the big news is coming. It is reported that Shahid Kapoor’s gym has been sealed.
Actor Shahid was seen returning from the gym with his wife Meera Rajpur even after the instructions to close the gym. According to a report, Shahid and his wife Meera Rajput were seen in the gym of Anti-Gravity Club. Taking cognizance of this, the BMC has allegedly sealed the gym.
According to sources, Shahid Kapoor spent two hours in the gym of Anti-Gravity Club with wife Meera. Shahid and Meera’s writings were opened even after the order to close the gym. Now acting on this, BMC has turned this gym into a year. At the same time, Shahid Kapoor is getting a lot of criticism on social media amid Corona’s transition.
The report quoted H-West ward’s Assistant Municipal Commissioner, Vinayak Vispute as saying, “If the gymnasiums do not follow the instructions of the state, they will be booked under the relevant sections and their licenses will be revoked.
Talking about Shahid’s work front, he is currently in discussion about his upcoming film ‘Jersey’. He is going to be seen in this movie soon. In this film, he is playing the role of a player. The film is directed by Gautam Tinnanuri. Currently, the shooting of this film has been stopped till 31 March.
Family, Caste & Wife
He was born in a middle-class Khatri family to actor Pankaj Kapoor and actress Neelima Azeem. His parents got divorced in 1984. Actress Supriya Pathak is his step-mother. He has a paternal half-brother Ruhaan Kapoor and a paternal half-sister Sanah Kapoor. Actor Ishaan Khattar is his maternal half-brother from the second marriage of his mother to actor Rajesh Khattar.
He did his schooling at Gyan Bharati School, Delhi and Rajhans Vidyalaya, Mumbai. He did his graduation at Mithibai College, Mumbai. He made his first on-screen appearance in the Complan advertisement as a child artist, opposite actress Ayesha Takia. When he was 15 years old, he started learning dance from Shiamak Davar’s dance institute and appeared in several Bollywood films like Dil To Pagal Hai (1997) and Taal (1999) as a background dancer. After watching his great dance moves, Shiamak Davar promoted him as an Instructor in his institute. At that time, he did numerous TV commercial advertisements like Pepsi, Close-Up, Kit Kat, etc.
Childhood, Parents, Brother & Education
The popular Bollywood actor took birth from his parents on Wednesday, February 25, 1981, in the capital of India, New Delhi. He belongs to the Hindu religion. Shahid Kapoor turned 39 on 25 February 2020. He belongs to the actor’s family. His father “Pankaj Kapur” is also a popular Bollywood actor, director, and producer.
His mother “Neelima Azeem” is a great classical dancer. When he was a child, his parents got divorced. Shahid raised by his mom. He has two half-brothers named “Ishaan Khatter” and “Ruhan Kapur”. Shahid is very close to his half-sister “Sanah Kapur”. Because of a Starkid, he decided to become an actor from childhood.
He did his schooling (till 4th standard) from Gyan Bharati School in Delhi. After that, he joined “Rajhans Vidyalaya” in Mumbai for higher education. After completing his studies, he attends the “Shiamak Davar Dance Academy” to learn different dance styles.
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- His movie “Udta Punjab” had banned for some time in Punjab because of some abusive languages.
- Shahid is fond of luxury cars and his car collection includes Porsche Cayenne GTS, Range Rover Vogue, Jaguar XKR-S, and Mercedes-Benz GL-Class.
- He loves to drive bikes and has Yamaha MT-01 and Harley Davidson Fat Boy.
- Shahid Kapoor is a pure vegetarian.
- In childhood, he has appeared in so many commercial advertisements with actress Ayesha Takia.
- In the Mohandas B.A.L.L.B TV show, he worked as an assistant director.
- He is also the brand ambassador of the music brand named Pioneer.
- Shahid Kapoor also flies an American aircraft “F-16”.
- He also hosted so many awards shows.
- Kapoor prefers to wear outfits designed by Sabina Khan.
- He has also featured on the cover page of GQ India magazine.
- Shahid likes to wear expensive watches and goggles.
- His favourite colours are White, Black, and Blue.
- He loves to spend his holidays in Paris, Europe, Goa, and Bali.
- Sabina Khan is his favourite fashion designer.
- Shahid appeared on the cover of various popular magazines like GQ India, Hello!, Exhibit, etc.