Arjun Kapoor is the popular Bollywood actor who made his Bollywood debut with film ‘Ishaqzade’.Arjun Kapoor was born in a family of Bollywood on 26 June 1985 in Mumbai. His father is Bollywood film producer and director Boney Kapoor and his mother was the entrepreneur Mona Shourie Kapoor. He got step-mother Sridevi(Actress) at age of 11.
Arjun Kapoor completed his higher secondary education from Arya Vidya Mandir school in Mumbai. And failed in his class twelve’s board exams, After that he left his studies and developed an interest in acting. His first job in the film industry was as an assistant director of Kal Ho Naa Ho in 2003. And also worked as an associate producer on No Entry (2005) and Wanted (2009).
On the sets of No Entry, he met the Salman Khan(Actor) and Salman Khan advised him to pursue acting. At that time he used to weigh over 100 kg. After 4 years working on his body and acting skills on the guidance of Salman Khan, he started auditioning to start his career in acting.
Arjun Kapoor’s Biography
||Ishaqzaade(2012) (as Lead Actor)
|Physical Stats & More
||centimeters– 183 cm
feet inches– 6 feet
||in kilograms– 85kg(187 lbs)
|Date of Birth
||26 Jun 1985
||Mumbai, (Maharastra, India)
||34(as in 2019)
||Mumbai, (Maharastra, India)
|Star Sign/Zodiac Sign
||Mumbai (Maharastra, India)
||Listening to Music, Travelling
|Educational & Qualification
||Arya Vidya Mandir, Mumbai
||Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
Asian Academy of Film and Television, Noida(U.P)
|Relationships & More
||Arpita Khan(Salman Khan sister)
Malaika Arora(Arbaaz Khan Ex-wife)
Mother-Mona Shourie Kapoor(Died in 2012)
Step Mother-Sridevi(Died in 2018)Sister-Khushi Kapoor (Step Sister),
Jhanvi Kapoor(Step Sister)
Anusha Kapoor (Real Sister)
||Salman Khan, Govinda, Hrithik Roshan, Ranbir Kapoor, Saif Ali Khan
||Kareena Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra
||Chinese, Nutella, Kadi Chawal
||Mr India, Barfi, Andaaz Apna Apna
|Favourite Faishon Designer
||Comedies, Thrillers and Action
|Favourite Tv Shows
||How To Get Away With Murder, Lost, Entourage
|Favourite Sports Team
||Mumbai Indian, Chelsea Football Club
||Aston Martin Rapid
||Tom Ford Black Orchid, Chanel Homme Sport
|Source of Income & Net Worth and Car Collection
||Approx. 70 Crore INR($10 Million USD)
||Acting, Ads(Up to 7 crores per film)
||Audi Q5, Honda CRV
|Movies/ Tv show & Advertisement he worked
Kapoor(Over-Weight) with Katrina Kaif
Arjun Kapoor’s Family, Caste, Girlfriend
Arjun was born into a Punjabi family on 26 June 1985 in Mumbai,(Maharashtra, India). JHis father is Boney Kapoor and mother is Mona Shourie Kapoor who died due to cancer just before two months of the release of his debut film. Arjun has a younger sister Anshula Kapoor. He has two half-sisters Jhanvi Kapoor (Actress)
and Khushi Kapoor and step-mother Sridevi(Actress). Arjun Kapoor‘s uncle is Anil Kapoor(Actor) and Sanjay Kapoor(Actor).
Arjun Kapoor was in a relationship with Arpita Khan (sister of Salman Khan). The relationship lasted for 2 years. Later in 2016, there were rumours that he is into an affair with Malaika Arora Khan and of Malaika is Ex-Wife of Arbaaz Khan.
Some Lesser Known Fact about Arjun Kapoor
- At the age of 11, Arjun parents got divorced.
- He used to bunk his school to play Kabaddi.
- After the divorce of his parents and his father’s re-marriage to Sridevi.
- At teen-age and his weight was around 140 kg. He was also asthmatic at the age of 22. It took him 4 years to reduce his weight to 87 kg.
- Just 2 months before the release of his debut film Ishaqzaade, his mother died due to cancer.
- Arjun Kapoor loves to watch Football and ‘Chelsea Football Club’ (EPL team) is his favourite Football team.