Aditya Roy Kapoor (Actor) Biography, Personal Life, Physical Statistics, Education, Luxuries, Income & More
Aditya Roy Kapoor is an Indian film actor who works in Bollywood films. He made his film debut with a trivial role in London Dreams (2009) and followed it by playing supporting roles in Action Replayy (2010) and Guzaarish (2010). He was the male lead in Aashiqui 2 and had a secondary role in Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, both of which are regarded as among the highest-grossing Bollywood films of the year.
Name: Aditya Roy Kapoor
DOB: November 16, 1985
Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Home Town: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Home Address: A flat at Carter Road, Bandra, Mumbai
Best Friends: Ranbeer Kapoor, Shraddha Kapoor
Hobbies: Collecting matchboxes, playing guitar, drawing, writing music
Debut Work: London Dreams (2009)
Movies: Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013), Aashiqui 2 (2013) and Guzaarish (2010)
TV Serials: Not Applicable
Height: 188 centimetres
Weight: 82 kilograms
Body: Chest Measurements: 42 Inches, Waist Measurements: 33 Inches, Bicep Measurements: 15 Inches
Hair Color: Black
Marital Status: Unmarried
Wife: Not Applicable
GF: Rhea Chakraborty (Actress), Shraddha Kapoor (Actress)
Kids: Not Applicable
Father: Roy Kapoor (Producer)
Mother: Salome Roy Kapoor (Former model)
Brothers: Siddharth Roy Kapoor ( Producer and CEO of UTV Motion Pictures), Kunaal Roy Kapoor
School: G D Somani Memorial School, Mumbai
College (Graduation): St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai
College (Post-Graduation): Not Attended
Educational Qualification: Graduate
Cars: BMW 5 Series
Bikes: Royal Enfield Cast Iron 500
House: a two-bedroom-hall-kitchen flat at Carter Road
Movies: 4-5 Crore rupees/film (estimate)
TV Shows: Not Applicable
Net Income: $8 million (estimate)
Film: Terminator 2, The Reader, Revolutionary Road
Actor: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Brad Pitt, Daniel Day Lewis, Sean Penn, Abbhay Deol, Ranveer Singh
Actress: Jessica Alba, Kate Winslet, Aishwarya Rai, Sridevi
Song: Galliyan (Ek Villian)
More Information and Facts about Aditya Roy Kapoor
- Aditya’s grandfather, Raghupat Roy Kapur was a film producer.
- He is the youngest of the three siblings, his eldest brother Siddharth Roy Kapoor is the Chief Executive Officer of UTV Motion Pictures, who is married to actress Vidya Balan and his second elder brother Kunaal Roy Kapoor is also an actor.
- His maternal grandparents, Sam and Ruby Aaron were qualified dance teachers, who introduced the Sama dance to India.
- Kapoor is not a trained actor, though he has taken dance lessons and also diction classes to improve his Hindi accent.
- He was a VJ until he was called to audition for London Dreams. The film was unsuccessful at the box office. He did a show “Pakao” for Channel V.
- During his school years, he wanted to be a cricketer.
- His on-screen chemistry with Shraddha Kapoor in his hit film Aashiqui 2 was also well-appreciated. The film was a commercial success, and became the eighth highest-grossing Bollywood film in 2013.
- In 2016, Aditya was a part of a music tour named “Dream Team Bollywood” and performed in Los Angeles, San Jose, Chicago and New York with the likes of Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Parineeti Chopra, & Varun Dhawan.
- In 2013, he won the BIG Star Entertainment Award for Best actor in a Romantic role for Aashiqui 2 and the BIG Star Entertainment Award for the Most Romantic Award for 2013 (alongside Shraddha Kapoor). In 2014, he won the Screen Award for Jodi No. 1 (with Shraddha Kapoor). He also got Star Guild Awards for Jodi of the Year (with Shraddha Kapoor). He was nominated for Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani. Lastly, he won an IIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor.
- His 2019 release Shiddat is due for announcement of the date of release.
- Besides his evident good looks and immaculate sense of style, its Aditya’s myriad hair styles that have gathered most attention.