He was born on 25 February 1981.He is the son of Pankaj Kapur and Neelima Azeem. He started his acting career by working in many music videos and commercials. He made his bollywood entry with the movie Ishq Vishk (2003) for which he won a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. Then he did movies like: Fida (2004) and Shikhar (2005), which were hit at the box-office. The peak film that brought him fame was Sooraj Barjatya’s ‘Vivah’. This movie crossed all the records and was declared as a blockbuster film. He was also nominated for the ‘Filmfare award’. He then did Jab we met, this movie was also declared successful on the box-office.Kaminey and R…Rajkumar were also declared hit. He completed his education from Gyan Bharati School in Delhi and Rajhans Vidyalaya, Mumbai. His stepmother is Supriya Pathak and he shares a very cordial relationship with her. Shahid Kapoor had many flop movies too like: Teri meri kahaani, Mausam, Badmaash company, Dil Maange more etc.
Shahid Kapoor is an Indian actor who appears in Bollywood films. He is also a trained dancer. Before starting off his career as an actor, Kapoor worked in several music videos and ads, including the Pepsi commercial with Shahrukh Khan and the music video 'Aankhon Me Tera Hi Chehra' by the Aryans along with Hrishitaa Bhatt. He was later seen in Subhash Ghai's film 'Taal' (1999) as a background dancer in the song "Kahin Aag Lage Lag Jawe" along with actress Aishwarya Rai. In 2003, Kapoor played his first leading role as Rajiv Mathur, a successful love story 'Ishq Vishk', Kapoor's performance earned him a Filmfare Best Male Debut Award. Kapoor's performance earned his second consecutive nomination for Best Actor at the Star Screen Awards for the film Vivah. Kapoor identifies himself as a vegetarian. Check out this page for more updates on Shahid Kapoor.