Date of Birth: 24th December, 1959.
Address: 31 Shringar, Presidency Society, 7th Road, JVPD Scheme, Mumbai- 400 049
Debut Film: “Hamare Tumahre”
Film Awards: Filmfare Best Actor Awards for “Tezaab” and “Beta”
Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Awards for “Mashaal” and “Taal”
Filmfare Best Actor (Critics) for “Virasat”
National Film Awards
Best Actor for “Pukar”
Anil Kapoor is a prominent National Award winning film actor and producer of Bollywood. He was born at Chembur in Maharashtra to film producer Surinder and Suchitra Kapoor. Anil Kapur made his Bollywood debut with the movie “Hamare Tumahre”. After doing few minor roles in the films like “Hum Paanch” and “Shakti”, Anil Kapoor got his first breakthrough as lead actor in the film “Woh Saat Din”. His next film was “Mashaal” directed by Yash Chopra, for which he won his first Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor.
Anil Kapoor has delivered many commercially successful films which include “Meri Jung”, “Karma” and “Mr. India”. “Mr. India” was one of his biggest hit films and shot him to super star status. Anil kapoor gave critically acclaimed performance as middle aged lover in Yash Chopra’s “Lamhe” but the film proved unsuccessful at the Box Office. Anil Kapur won his first National Film Award in Best Actor category for the film “Pukar”. Anil has also produced films such as “Badhai Ho Badhai”, “My Wife’s Murder”, “Gandhi My Father” and “Shortcut”. Recently, Anil kapoor’s eldest daughter Sonam Kapoor made her debut in Bollywood with the film “Saawriya” opposite Ranbir Kapoor.
Hamare Tumhare, Ek Baar Kaho, Hum Paanch, Shakti, Woh Saat Din Mashaal, Saaheb, Pyaar Ka Sindoor, Chameli Ki Shaadi, Janbaaz, Karma, Mr. India, Kasam, Ram-Avtar, Sone Pe Suhaaga, Tezaab, Inteqam, Ram Lakhan, Eeshwar, Rakhwala, Parinda, Kishen Kanhaiya, Jeevan Ek Sangharsh, Jamai Raja, Benaam Badsha, Pratikar, Lamhe Beta, Heer Ranjha, Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja, Laadla, 1942: A Love Story, Trimurti, Loafer, Mr. Bechara , Judaai, Virasat, Deewana Mastana Kabhi Na Kabhi, Gharwali Baharwali, Jhooth Bole Kauwa Kaate, Hum Aapke Dil Mein Rehte Hain, Biwi No.1, Taal, Pukar, Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai, Nayak, Badhaai Ho Badhaai , Om Jai Jagadish, Calcutta Mail Musafir, Bewafaa, My Wife’s Murder, No Entry, Chocolate, Humko Deewana Kar Gaye, Darna Zaroori Hai, Salaam-e-Ishq and Welcome.
- Boney Kapoor, a film producer is elder brother of Anil Kapoor.
- Anil is married to his dress designer Sunita who owns an integrated dance and exercise academy in Juhu. It’s one of the best ‘Aerobic Gyms’ in Bombay. Anil has two daughters ‘Sonam’ and ‘Rhea’ and one son ‘Harshavardhan’.