|Nickname(s)||Dodo, Sasha, Shak|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 172 cm
in meters- 1.72 m
in feet inches- 5’ 8”
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 70 kg
in pounds- 154 lbs
|Body Measurements (approx.)||- Chest: 42 inches
- Waist: 30 inches
- Biceps: 15 inches
|Debut||Film: Ishq Vishq (2003)
TV: Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa Reloaded (2015, as a judge)
2004: Best Male Debut for Ishq Vishk
2015: Best Actor for Haider
2017: Best Actor (Critics) for Udta Punjab
2008: Best Actor (Editor's Choice) for Jab We Met
2009: Rajiv Gandhi Award for Kaminey
2015: LifeOK Hero Award for Haider
Note: Along with these, he has many other awards, honours, and achievements to his name.
|Date of Birth||25 February 1981|
|Age (as in 2018)||37 Years|
|Zodiac sign/Sun sign||Pisces|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School(s)||Gyan Bharati, Delhi (upto 4th class)
Rajhans Vidyalaya, Mumbai
|College/University||Mithibai College, Mumbai|
|Address||Praneta Apartments, Juhu, Mumbai
|Likes/Dislikes||Likes: Travelling, Collecting Watches, Eating Sweets
Dislikes: Gossips, Eating Non-Vegetarian Food and Mushrooms
|Controversies||• During the shoot of Chup Chup Ke, he was accused of dictating how a particular scene should be shot, to which, the director got offensive. However, later he denied by saying that Priyan-Ji (the director) is a veteran and he can't think of telling him how to make a film.
• He attracted a controversy when an MMS was leaked in which he and his ex-girlfriend Kareena Kapoor were making out.
|Relationships & More|
Kareena Kapoor (Actress)
Sania Mirza (Tennis Player, Rumour)
Priyanka Chopra (Actress)
|Marriage Date||7 July 2015|
|Marriage Place||The Oberoi, Gurgaon|
|Children||Son- Zain Kapoor (born in 2018)
Daughter- Misha Kapoor (born in 2016)
|Parents||Father- Pankaj Kapoor (Actor)
Mother- Neelima Azeem (Actress), Supriya Pathak (Actress) (Step-Mother)
|Siblings||Brothers- Ruhaan Kapoor, Ishaan Khatter (half-brother)
Sister- Sanah Kapoor
|Favourite Food(s)||Home Cooked Food, Rajma Chawal, Roti Dal and Curd Rice|
|Favourite Actor(s)||Pankaj Kapoor, Tom Cruise|
|Favourite Actresses||Madhuri Dixit, Scarlett Johansson, Julia Roberts|
|Favourite Music||Hindi Music, Justin Timberlake's New-Age Music|
|Favourite Singer(s)||A. R. Rahman, Shreya Ghoshal|
|Favourite Colour(s)||Blue, Black, White|
|Favourite Destination(s)||Europe, Paris, Bali, Goa|
|Favourite Fashion Designer||Sabina Khan|
|Favourite Perfume||Paco Rabanne|
|Cars Collection||Porsche Cayenne GTS, Mercedes-Benz GL-Class, Jaguar XKR-S, Range Rover Vogue
|Bikes Collection||Harley Davidson Fat Boy, Yamaha MT-01
|Salary (approx.)||₹10 Crore/film|
|Net Worth (approx.)||₹186 Crores|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Shahid Kapoor
- Does Shahid Kapoor smoke?: No
- Does Shahid Kapoor drink alcohol?: No
- Shahid had a difficult childhood as his parents Pankaj Kapoor and Neelima Azeem got divorced when he was just 3 years old.
- He was an above average student and his favourite subject was Science.
- He has learned dance from Shaimak Davar’s dance academy and was seen as a background dancer in films like – Dil To Pagal Hai (1997), Taal (1999).
- Years before making his acting debut, he worked as an assistant director in TV serial ‘Mohandas B.A.L.L.B.’
- He got fame at a young age when he featured in Aryan band’s music video “Aankhon Mein Tere Hi Chehra” (1998).
- At the age of 18, he got the chance to work in a Pepsi commercial with Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol and Rani Mukerji.
- Earlier, he was a non-vegetarian but he later turned vegetarian after reading the book ‘Life is Fair’ by Brian Hines.
- During his struggling days, he wanted to buy a ‘Pioneer’ music system but he didn’t have money to buy it, and after he got the success, that company appointed him as their brand ambassador.
- His wife, Mira Rajput, is 14 years younger to him.