Shahid Kapoor, the rising star, the dancing, acting, kicking triple Decker power house of Bollywood, turns 35 today! Here’s wishing a Shaandaar birthday!
Shahid, born on February 25, 1981, is the son of actors Pankaj Kapur and Neelima Azeem. He was three years old when his parents divorced and he moved in with his mother.
Shahid studied at Rajhans Vidyalaya, Mumbai. He also trained as a dancer with Shiamak Davar.
From background dancer appearance to several music videos, Shahid Kapoor landed his first role in Ishq Vishk which fetched him Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut.
Shahid Kapoor rose to stardom with movies “Haider”, “Jab We Met”, “Kaminey”, “Badmash Company” and “Shaandaar”, currently actor is working hard for “Rangoon” and “Udta Punjab”.
Udta Punjab, a thriller on drug abuse from the director Abhishek Chaubey, alongside Kareena Kapoor and Alia Bhatt. He is filming the part of a soldier in Vishal Bhardwaj’s Rangoon, a romantic drama set during World War II, co-starring Saif Ali Khan and Kangana Ranaut.
Shahid Kapoor got married to beautiful Mira Rajput and reportedly the couple is expecting their first born.