Shraddha Kapoor | Biography
Naturally beautiful Shraddha Kapoor came into the Bollywood as a fresh air of breath. Born with an acting gene, Shraddha was destined to turn into an accomplished actress. She was born as well as raised in Mumbai. Daughter of Shivangi Kapoor and legendary actor Shakti Kapoor, Shraddha is of Punjabi and Marathi ancestry. Her family members consist of her elder brother, Siddhanth Kapoor and aunts Tejaswini Kolhapure and Padmini Kolhapure. Both of her aunts are actress. She completed her schooling through the Jamnabai Narsee School and the American School of Bombay. While at school, she used to play handball and soccer. Afterward, she moved to Boston, where she attended Boston University in order to learn theater. However she soon left her education to appear in her first movie “Teen Patti” along with Amitab Bachchan, Raima Sen, Tinu Anand, Saira Mohan, Ben Kingsley and Mahesh Manjrekar.
Talking about the personal life of this Asian Diva, Shraddha Kapoor possesses the charm that can make any heart go gaga upon her. As other Bollywood actresses, Shraddha as well likes to keep her personal life away from the lime light. But it’s very difficult to escape eagle eye of media. The news of her dating her “Aashiqui 2” co-actor Aditya Roy Kapur created lots of buzz in Indian medias. They were spotted several times together.However the couple never confirmed the news. In addition to her acting career, she has supported a number of charitable organizations as well as performed for several stage shows. In 2011, she pranced her substances down the runways for India International Jewellery Week and Lakme Fashion Week. She is a celeb brand ambassador of a number of products, such as Titan, Gitanjali, Vaseline, Wella and Lakme. She has been dubbed as India’s fifth sexiest women by FHM India.
Shraddha Kapoor ventured into the acting world in 2010 with drama “Teen Patti”, starring R. Madhavan, Amitabah Bachchan and Ben Kingsley. Though the movie could not create much buzz in the box office, Shraddha acting ability was well received. Though the movie failed, it earned her Filmfare Award nomination in the category of Best Female Debut. Following her debut movie, she signed 3 movie deals with famed Yash Raj Films. She was featured in their teen comedy of 2011 titled, “Luv Ka The End” along with Taaha Shah. She portrayed lead in the movie, however this movie failed too. Though the movie failed to create buzz among audiences and critics, it earned her first award, Stardust Searchlight Award for Best Actress. She was then offered to play lead in “Aurangzeb”, however, she went on to sign “Aashiqui 2”. She was cast in the role of a small-town aspiring singer who sings in a bar, Aarohi Keshav Shirke, who later becomes a popular playback singer. The movie proved to a major success worldwide. She received a number of nominations for her performance in the category of the Best Actress, including a Filmfare Awards. That same year, she guested on the romantic comedy movie “Gori Tere Pyaar Mein”. She next appeared in a thriller “Ek Villain”, for which she sang a track titled “Galliyan”. The movie again was a big hit. She next appeared in critically acclaimed movie “Haider”. As of October 2014, Shraddha is busy shooting ABCD 2, along with Varun Dhawan. The movie will hit the theater in 2015. She will be as well seen in the sequel of 2008 movie “Rock On!!”, starring Purab Kohli, Farhan Akhtar and Arjun Rampal. Shraddha Kapoor’s net worth has not been disclosed yet.
Shraddha has embellished the cover of several prestigious Indian magazines, such as Bollywood Film Fame Canada, Adorn, Cosmopolitan, Filmfare, Cine Blitz, Marie Claire, Femina, FHM and Elle to name a few. She enjoys reading “Shantaram”. Her favorite movies include “Andaaz Apna Apna”, “Shawshank Redemption”, Godfather 1 & 2” and “Central Station”.
This young actress is quite active in social medias. Her fans can follow her in her social net working sites, such as Facebook, twitter and Instagram. More detailed information and regular updates can be fetched via her official websites. Wiki as well contains her biographical details.