Shahid Kapoor is the Indian actor who is famously called as ShaSha by his fans across the globe has earned a huge popularity and name for his acting skills. He is one of the very few actors who have a huge fan base globally. He is known for the best performer and dialogue delivery. More importantly, he goes above and beyond in evoking laughs with his comic timing. He started his acting career in the year 2003 and in a short time, he gained a good name even in the international cinemas. He is one of the highest paid and recognized actors in India. He is an actor as well as a television performer. With his first movie, he gained a good name in the industry and his acting was well received by the audience. Shahid has completed 13 years in the industry by delivering many blockbuster hits.
Shahid Kapoor Net Worth 2019
The estimated net worth of this actor is $28 million. The major part of his earnings that contributed to this net worth is movies, personal investments, and endorsements. He charges a whopping amount of money for brand endorsements. He also does social work and charity.
Shahid Kapoor Biography
|Full Name||Shahid Kapoor|
|Birth Date||25th February 1981|
|Birth Place||New Delhi, India|
|Height||1.72 m (5 ft 8 in)|
He was born on February 25, 1981. His father’s name is Pankaj Kapur, who is a famous actor and his mother’s name is Neelima Azeem, who is an actor as well as a famous dancer. At a very young age, he joined the dance school that is run by no so famous choreographer Shiamak Davar. He performed as a supporting dancer in many of the Bollywood movies such as Dil Toh Pagal Hai and Taal. With the dancing prowess and grace, he soon turned out to be the instructor at this dance school. He made his first screen appearance alongside the famous actors Shah Rukh Khan, Rani Mukherjee, and Kajol in Pepsi advertisement. In addition to this ad, he also acted in various commercials such as Kit Kat, Close up and so on. He also worked as the co-director to the television series that was directed by his father.
He has completed his schooling from Gyan Bharati School that is in Delhi and attended Rajhans Vidyalaya in Mumbai and to complete this graduation, he enrolled at Mithibai College that is in Mumbai.
He made his acting debut with the movie Ishq Vishk that was released in the year 2003. For this movie, Kapoor received a Filmfare award in the category of the Best Debutant actor. He was cast in the lead role for the thriller movie called Fida opposite to Kareena Kapoor. However, the movies that are done in the starting phase of this career were not done well at the box office but helped him gain a good name. He was appreciated for his dancing skills and acting prowess.
Shahid got his first break with the movie called Vivah. This went on to become a massive hit. He acted in Jab we met with Kareena Kapoor that went on to become the biggest hits. Since Jab We met, this actor has experimented doing various roles in Kismat Konnection, Kaminey Paathshaala, R Rajkumar, Phata Poster Nikla Hero, and Haider. The movie Haider proved him to be a versatile actor. The film went on to bag many awards and he also won the best actor award in Filmfare.