Arjun Kapoor (Actor) Biography, Personal Life, Physical Statistics, Education, Luxuries, Income & More
Arjun Kapoor is an Indian actor who acts in Bollywood films. He was born to producers Boney Kapoor and Mona Shourie Kapoor. He debuted with Habib Faisal’s Ishaqzaade (2012), for which he was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. Before acting, he also worked as an assistant director and associate producer on several films, including Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003) and Wanted (2009).In addition to acting in film, Kapoor has hosted the 16th IIFA Awards ceremony in 2015 and the seventh season of the television reality show Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi in 2016.
Name: Arjun Kapoor
Profession: Actor, Producer and Assistant Director
DOB: June 26, 1985
Birth Place: Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Home Town: Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Home Address: Raheja Orchid Apartment in Juhu, Mumbai
Best Friends: Rohit Dhawan and Abhishek Varman
Hobbies: Playing football & video games, travelling
Debut Work: Film Debut: Ishaqzaade (2012), TV Debut: 16th IIFA Awards ceremony (2015, host)
Movies: Gunday (2014), Ishaqzaade (2012) and Ki & Ka (2016)
TV Serials: Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (2016, host) and 16th IIFA Awards ceremony (2015, host)
Height: 185 centimetres
Weight: 87 kilograms
Body: Chest Measurements: 43 Inches, Waist Measurements: 35 Inches, Bicep Measurements: 15 Inches
Hair Color: Black
Marital Status: Unmarried
Wife: Not Applicable
GF: Arpita Khan (Salman Khan’s sister), Malaika Arora (Actress)
Kids: Not Applicable
Father: Boney Kapoor (Producer)
Mother: Late Mona Shourie Kapoor, Sridevi (Actress, Stepmother)
Sister: Anshula Kapoor (Real sister), Jhanvi Kapoor (Half sister), Khushi Kapoor (Half sister)
Arjun Kapoor with mom Mona
School: Arya Vidya Mandir, Mumbai
College (Graduation): Asian Academy of Film and Television based in Noida Film City
College (Post-Graduation): Not Attended
Educational Qualification: Failed his twelfth grade examinations, quit his studies
Cars: Mercedes ML350, Audi Q5, Honda CRV, Maserati Levante Luxury SUV
Bikes: Not Known
House: Apartment in Juhu
Movies: 5 Crore rupees/film (estimate)
TV Shows: Not Known
Net Income: $10 million (estimate)
Film: Mr India, Andaaz Apna Apna, Barfi, Lock Stock & Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch, Shawshank Redemption, City of God, A Fish Called Wanda
Actor: Salman Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan, Govinda, Saif Ali Khan
Actress: Priyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor
Song: Deva Shree Ganesha (Agneepath)
More Information and Facts about Arjun Kapoor
- Arjun Kapoor’s first serious relationship was with Salman Khan’s younger sister Arpita Khan and they dated for two years.
- Arjun Kapoor’s first stint in Bollywood was as an assistant director for Kal Ho Naa Ho (2003). He was also assisted in Nikhil Advani’s Salaam-E-Ishq 2007. Arjun was also an associate producer of No entry and Wanted where he met his mentor Salman Khan.
- Until his early twenties, Kapoor suffered from obesity and approximately weighed 140 kg. He later said that due to his state, he used to be “sloppy, grumpy” and “under-confident”.
- He first starred opposite Ranveer Singh and Priyanka Chopra in Gunday, which was a success with a worldwide revenue of over ₹1 billion. His film 2 States earning over ₹1 billion in domestic ticket sales. The film Tevar (2015) failed at the box office. Despite receiving mixed reviews from critics, Ki & Ka was a commercial success, earning over ₹1 billion worldwide.
- Kapoor and Parineeti Chopra are expected to work together on Dibakar Banerjee’s next film, Sandeep aur Pinky Faraar.
- He won a BIG Star Entertainment Award for Most Entertaining Actor (Film) Debut – Male for Ishaqzaade in 2013 and also, Zee Cine Awards Best Male Debut and Stardust Award Superstar of Tomorrow – Male, for the same. Furthermore, he bagged the BIG Star Entertainment Award for the Most Entertaining Actor in an Action Film – Male for Gunday in 2014.