Shahid Kapoor Biography – Age, Education, Personal Life, Career, Net Worth, Assets and Awards

Shahid Kapoor And His Family

Shahid Kapoor was born in a middle-class Khatri family on 25 February 1981 in New Delhi. He is the son of Pankaj Kapur and dancer Neelima Azeem. His parents got divorced in 1984 when he was just three years old. His father moved to Mumbai and married actress Supriya Pathak. But Shahid continued to live in Delhi with his mother and maternal grandparents. His grandparents worked as journalists for the Russian magazine Sputnik. He has a paternal half-brother Ruhaan Kapoor and a paternal half-sister Sanah Kapoor.

Age, Physical Appearance, and Height

he was born on 25 Fab 1981, and according to the calculation, her current age is 40 years. 

Let’s Talk about his Height, Weight & Physical Status is the main things for the Film Industry. Fans are also attracted by the Height, Weight & Physical Status of an Actor, Singer, or artist. The height of Shahid Kapoor is 172 cm and 1.72 m and feet inches- 5′ 6″. Her weight is in kilograms- 70 kg. Weight can be changed every month or for the demand of the film story and Modelling.

Shahid Kapoor Waist Size 30 Inches and chest 42 Inches, And biceps 15 Inches. he has Black color hair and Black color eyes. Besides this, he is wearing shoe size 10.


Shahid Kapoor completed his schooling at Gyan Bharati School, Delhi, and Rajhans Vidyalaya, Mumbai. Then, he did his graduation from Mithibai College, Mumbai. He took an interest in dancing and acting since childhood. However, he had a very struggling life as his parents divorced when he was a kid.

Shahid Kapoor 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 fantastic dance moves, Shiamak Davar promoted him as an Instructor in his institute.

Personal Life

Earlier, Shahid Kapoor had an affair with actress Hrishitaa Bhatt. He also had an experience with famous actresses Kareena Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra. There was also rumored that he was in a relationship with Tennis Player Sania Mirza. Although Shahid got married to his girlfriend, Mira Rajput, at The Oberoi Hotel, Gurgaon, On 7 July 2015. She is 14 years younger than him. The couple is blessed with a daughter Misha Kapoor (born in 2016), and a son Zain Kapoor (born in 2018).


After three years, Shahid got an opportunity to perform a lead role in his first Hindi film named ‘Ishq Vishk’ in 2013. After the film’s release, Shahid started landing roles in romantic movies. His mannerisms as an actor were compared to Shahrukh Khan, who is often considered the ‘King of Romance.’

From 2003 to 2006, almost all his films bombed at the box office. After failing films like ‘Dil Maange More,’ ‘Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!,’ and ‘Fida,’ Shahid was seen as a one-film wonder. He then bounced back with two back-to-back hits, ‘Vivah’ and ‘Jab We Met,’ in 2006 and 2007, respectively. Both the films earned him awards and nominations. During this period, Shahid took up robust and meatier roles to change his image as a romantic hero.

In 2009, he appeared in Vishal Bhardwaj’s film ‘Kaminey.’ Shahid surprised his critics with his unique role. His performance was considered his best to date. Then, he was paired opposite Sonam Kapoor in Pankaj Kapoor’s directorial debut ‘Mausam.’ The film tanked at the box office.

Vishal Bharadwaj then presented him with one of the most influential films of his career. They collaborated again for the 2011 film ‘Haider,’ a brilliant adaptation of Shakespeare’s ‘Hamlet.’ Vishal’s ability to bring out the best from his actors worked in favor of Shahid.

In 2016, he became part of the most controversial movie of his career, ‘Udta Punjab.’ Being in the news for all the wrong reasons, the film was initially banned for its violent and abusive content. The film was also in the information because it extensively displayed drug consumption in different parts of Punjab.

After all the fuss, the film reached the audience. Even though Alia Bhatt outshined him in the movie, Shahid’s performance as a cynical drug addict rock star was appreciated by many. In 2017, he acted alongside Kangana Ranaut and Saif Ali Khan in Rangoon’s movie.

Shahid Kapoor played the Rana of Mewar’ Raja Rawal Ratan Singh’ in Bhansali’s epic movie ‘Padmaavat,’ released in 2018. The film also starred Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh. Later that year, he starred in the film ‘Batti Gul Meter Chalu.’ In 2019, Kapoor starred in ‘Kabir Singh,’ a remake of Telugu romantic drama ‘Arjun Reddy.’ The film was a super blockbuster and earned INR 321 crores at the box office. In 2020, he worked on his upcoming movie named “Jersey,” but he stopped the shootings due to coronavirus.

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Net Worth

Shahid Kapoor’s Net Worth is $36 Million (Rs. 258 Crore). Some actors are born with a silver spoon, and one such actor is Mr. Shahid Kapoor, also known as the “ShaSha” by his fans. He is among the very few actors who have such a huge fan base. Shahid Kapoor is known for his immense dialogue delivery and epic comic timing. He started acting in the year 2003 and has now reached great heights in the country and international cinema. He is now one of the most recognized and highest-paid actors.

Shahid Kapoor Assets:

House: This house was located in the suburbs of Mumbai, India. Shahid Kapoor bought this House for Rs.12 Crore INR in 2014. The current market price of this house stands more than Rs.20 Crore INR.

Car Collection

Shahid Kapoor Car CollectionPrices
Mercedes Benz AMG S400Rs 1.30 Crore
Porsche CayenneRs 1.58 Crore
Mercedes GLS 350DRs 93.25 Lakh
Jaguar XKRRs 1.37 Crore
Range Rover VogueRs 1.82 Crore
Mercedes GLC 300Rs 77 Lakh.


2004Filmfare AwardBest Debut Actor
2004Jury’s ChoiceSuperstar of Tomorrow – Male
2004Special AwardSony Face of the Year – Male
2012GQ AwardMan of the Year
2014Reader’s ChoiceBest Actor in a Drama
2014Film AwardMost Entertaining Actor In a Social – Drama Film
2015Apsara AwardBest Actor – Movie
2015Popular AwardBest Actor in a Leading Role
2015Filmfare AwardBest Actor
2015GQ India Man Of The YearActor of the Year
2015Screen AwardBest Actor
2015Screen AwardLife OK Hero – Male
2016Film AwardMost Entertaining Film Actor
2017Popular AwardBest Actor in a Leading Role
2017Critics’ AwardsBest Actor
2017Filmfare Glamour and Style AwardMost Stylish Star (Male)
2017Vogue Beauty AwardMost Beautiful Couple of the Year
2018Filmfare Glamour and Style AwardMost Stylish Star (Male)
2018Style And Culture AwardMost Stylish Man
2019Special MentionKabir Singh
2019GQ Men of the Year AwardUltimate GQ Man
2019Vogue Beauty AwardMan of the Decade
2020Popular AwardBest Actor in a Leading Role

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Riya Kapoor

Riya Kapoor writes about lifestyle, entertainment, news and gadgets. She has been in this industry for almost 4 years now. She is a graduate from Delhi University with English Hons and had deep connection with writing since her childhood.

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