Shraddha Kapoor is a second-generation discover of Bollywood. Being born in a star family, it is no surprise that acting is in her genes. But, Talented and well-groomed Shraddha Kapoor is shining bright as an independent and successful actress outshining all. Let’s get to know something more about the actress.
|Full name:||Shraddha Kapoor|
|Date Of Birth:||3rd March 1987|
|Age Now:||33 years (as in 2020)|
|Birthplace:||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hometown:||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Current Address :||7th floor, Palm Beach, Gandhigram Road, Juhu, Mumbai.|
|Zodiac Sign :||Pisces|
|Nationality :||Indian |
|Ethnicity:||Half Marathi (maternal side) Half Punjabi (paternal side)|
|Political :||Not revealed|
|Profession:||Film actress & Fashion model|
|Height:||In feet: 5″5′ inches |
In metres: 1.65 metres
In centimetres: 165 cm
|Weight:||In kilograms: 52 kg |
In Pounds: 114.64 lbs
|Bust size:||34B inches|
|Hips size:||25 inches|
|Waist size:||36 inches|
|Body measurement:||34-25-36 inches|
|Dress size:||4 (USA Standard)|
|Eye color:||Hazel brown|
|Hair color :||Black Hair|
|Blood group:||Not Known|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Shraddha Kapoor
- Does Shraddha smoking? : No
- Does She like drinks alcohol? : No, But sometimes she does.
- She is a fitness enthusiast.
- The actress said that she had a crush on Hrithik Rowshan during school days. She became a fan after watching the actress’s first movie Kaho Na Pyaar Hai(2000).
- Just like an ideal fan girl, Shraddha has Hrittik’s photos and posters in her room.
- Shraddha Kapoor has hypermetropia. So, she wears glasses at home and contact lenses during shoots.
- The actress is scared of lightning.
As mentioned earlier, Shraddha Kapoor belongs to one of the most influential Bollywood families. The Kapoor family is diversely versatile, and the members are enriching Bollywood since the very beginning. Ms. Kapoor is no less to keep the legacy. So let’s get to know some of her famous family members.
|Father’s Name:||Shakti Kapoor ( Indian Film Actor)|
|Mothers Name:||Shivangi Kolhapure (Film Actress)|
|Brother:||Shiddhant Kapoor ( Film actor and director)|
|Aunt:||Padmini Kolhapure( Indian Film Actress) |
Tejaswini Kolhapure ( Indian Film Actress)
|Great Aunt :||Lata Mangeshkar,|
|Maternal Grandfather :||Pandharinath Kolhapure: He’s a nephew of famous Deenanath Mangeshkar.|
|Maternal Grandmother:||Panaji, Goa originated classical music enthusiast.|
Boyfriends & Affairs
|Boyfriend :||(1.) Aditya Roy Kapoor; The actress and Aditya dated during the shooting and a few days after the release of the chartbuster movie Aashiqui 2. Later on, they broke up for some personal issues. But no controversy is reported regarding this. |
(2.) Farhan Akthar (Actor)
(30) Rohan Shrestha (Actor); There was a rumor about their marriage. But Shradhha’s father announced the news as a fake paparazzi stunt.
Shraddha Kapoor was a tremendously brilliant and hardworking student during her school days. She secured 95% marks on the 12th standard board exams. But during university, she left the study to concentrate more on her modeling and acting career.
|School:||Jamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai, India|
|College:||American School of Bombay, Mumbai, India|
|University:||Boston University, USA.|
Favorite Actress Favorite
|Favorite actor(s):||Shakti Kapoor, Hritik Rowshan, Amitabh Bacchan, Salman khan, Johnny Depp, and Edward Norton.|
|Favorite actress(s):||Nutan, Waheeda Rehman, Padmini Kolhapure, Madhuri Dixit, Natalie Portman, and Priyanka Chopra.|
|Favorite personality :||Sridevi|
|Favorite singer :||Lady Gaga|
|Favorite song :||With The Sunshine( Ocean Drive)|
|Favorite movie :||Bollywood: Pyaasa(1957)|
Hollywood: The Godfather (1972), The Shawshank Redemption(1994), Central Station(1998), Boys Don’t Cry(1999), and Monster(2003).
|Favorite director :||Mohit Suri|
|Favorite color:||Purple and Yellow|
|Favorite perfume:||Michel Kors|
|Favorite hobby:||Gardening (growing Roses, Money Plant, Bougainvillea, Tulsi, Aloe Vera, Mogra, and such)|
|Favorite Timepass:||Shopping Online|
|Favorite book:||Harry Potter Series by JK Rowling & Shantaram by Gregory David Roberts.|
|Favorite author:||Jack Canfield|
|Favorite destination :||Paris|
|Favorite food :||Fish Curry, Rava fish, fryJalebi, and Khow Suey.|
|Favorite drink :||Tea|
|Favorite Pet :||Shyloh ( a Lhasa Apso breed pet dog)|
|Releasing Year:||Movie and screen name:||Director:|
|2011||Luv Ka The End as Rhea Dialdas||Bumpy|
|2013||Aashiqui 2 as Arohi Keshav Shirke||Mohit Suri|
|2013||Gori Tere Pyaar Me as Vashudha||Punit Malhotra|
|2014||Ek Villain as Aisha Verma||Mohit Suri|
|2014||Haider as Arshia Lone (Hamlet adaptation)||Vishal Bhardwaj|
|2014||Ungli as Basanti||Karan Johar|
|2015||ABCD2 and Vinnie||Remo D’Souza|
|2016||Baaghi as Sia||Ahmed KhanSabbir Khan|
|2016||A Flying Jatt as Shraddha||Remo D’Souza|
|2016||Rock On 2 as Jia Sharma||Shujaat Saudagar|
|2017||Ok Jaanu as Tara Agnihotri||Shaad Ali|
|2017||Half Girlfriend as Ria Somani||Mohit Suri|
|2017||Haseena Parker as the name.||Apoorva Lakhia|
|2018||Batti Gul Meter Chalu as Lalita||Shree Narayan Singh|
|2019||Saaho as Amritha Nair||Sujeeth|
|2020||Baaghi 3 as Sia||Ahmed Khan|
Apart from being a fantastic actress with a beautiful porcelain face, she is a trained singer. Shraddha Kapoor contributed to a few famous tracks of Bollywood.
|2015||Bezubaan Phir Se||ABCD2|
|2016||Udh Jaa re||Rock On 2|
|2016||Woh Jahaan||Rock On 2|
|2017||Phir Bhi Tumko chahungi||Half Girlfriend|
|Ramp Model:||Lakme Fashion Week; for various designers|
Marico’ Hair and Care
|Cover Model for Magazines :||Vogue|
Verve and many more
|Own clothing Line :||Imara; Launched in 2015 in association with Amazon, India.|
Awards and Nominations
|Year||Award and Movie Role||Verdict|
|2011||Lions Gold Award For the best promising actor( female)||Won|
|2011||Filmfare Award for the best female actress||Nominated|
|2013||Big Star Entertainment Award for the best romantic couple, most entertaining female actor, and most entertaining character in the romantic category||Won the first, the rest are nominations.|
|2014||Screen Award for Best Actress.|
Star Guild Award.
Zee Cine Award.
|2015||Mirchi Music Awards.|
Global Indian Music Academy Awards.
Big Star Entertainment Awards.
|2016||Mirchi Music Awards|
International Indian Film Academy Awards
|2019||Nickelodeon Kids Choice Award||Won|
|2020||Zee Cine Awards||Won|
|2013||India’s Most Popular Celebrity ( 5th women)||On a poll survey by Indian Version of FHM|
|2014||6th women||FHM survey|
|2014||Most Searched Indian Celebrity||Reddif.com|
|2015||second most searched celebrity||MACfee|
|2015||Most searched celebrity||Google Trending Search|
|2015||Top 100 actors with more than 1 million revenue(1.3 million)|
|2015||India’s Most Popular Women||India Times|
|2016||30 under 30||Forbes|
Being a Bollywood star, avoiding controversies is not easy. The same thing applies to Shraddha Kapoor too. At times, the beautiful tinsel-own diva messed up her image in some disputes. Such as
NCB( Narcotics Control Bureau) summoned Shraddha Kapoor and Sara Ali Khan, Deepika Padukone, Rakul Preet Singh, and some other actresses to investigate a drug peddling case regarding Sushant Singh Rajput death case. Shraddha Kapoor is famous for her diva tantrums. She is used to the limelight and can’t stand anyone else or the second leads outshining her.
During a shoot and press briefing, she acted rude with the media and didn’t permit the photographers to click any photo. This event was a major insult for the journalists. So the entertainment media called for a boycott. But later on, Shraddha apologized and said it was a miscommunication issue.
Shraddha Kapoor also faced banter by Pakistani media during the promotion of Ek Villain. The actress attended the promotion program in short jean pairing with a hot white top. No doubt she was looking smokey. But Muslim oriented Pakistani media and people didn’t take it well. They printed the photo with a photoshopped legging covering her slender lower body.
The usual-loving father-daughter duo faced some problems after Shakti Kapoor revealed in the media that his daughter has anger issues and is not easy to control.
Varun Dhawan and Shraddha Kapoor dating rumors were all over the pink city during the shooting and promotion of ABCD2. But both the actors denied it. Varun is committed to his childhood crush Natasha Dalal.
Shraddha Kapoor had a wardrobe malfunction during one of her press shoot and briefing.
|Per Movie:||70,000 USD|
|Net Income:||50 million approx.|
Fan Following & Profiles Link
Shraddha Kapoor has a huge fan following. She is the third most followed Indian Celeb.
Shraddha Kapoor belongs from not only a very famous but also a cultural family. Her great aunts are the most significant musical phenomenon in Hindi classical music. Being raised in Maharashtra, she also got classical music training from a very young age.
But her acting skills developed seeing Shakti Kapoor. In an interview, the actress said she used to wear her father’s clothes and rehearse lines to prepare scripts.
When Shraddha Kapoor was sixteen, she got her first film offer from Salman Khan. But back then, she was not prepared to take acting seriously. Instead, she was aspiring to become a psychologist.
But things changed in the year 2010, with her debut film Teen Patti. But her breakthrough was Aashiqui 2, a Mohit Suri film.
Shraddha Kapoor is the next female megastar of Bollywood. With her seasoned screen appearance and beautiful aura, she is winning hearts and awards seamlessly.