Arjun Kapoor is an Indian actor and a TV personality who mainly appears in Bollywood movies. His acting career came about probably from his father, Boney Kapoor, who is a film producer and his mother Mona Shourie who is into business and TV producer.
He started off his career by working as the assistant director and also as an associate producer of a couple of films. Kapoor came to the limelight in (2012) in a romantic film called Ishaq Zaad which he acted alongside with Habib Faisal. His career picked well and of late is one of the best actors in Asia.
Kapoor net worth is estimated to be $12 million; his richness mainly comes from endorsements from advertisements or brands, movies and from his own personal investments. Arjun net has risen over the years and as per 2018, he is among the highest-paid actors in Bollywood.
Born on 26th June 1985, Arjun has no wife or child. His father’s name is Boney Kapoor his mother passed away while he was young she is called Mona Shourie Kapoor. His father married a second wife who was an actress by the name Sridevi. He has only one real sister by the name Ashula Kapoor, the other is stepsisters called Jhanvi Kapoor and Khushi Kapoor. He has a loving grandmother by the name Sattee Shourie and grandfather Surinder Kapoor .uncles are Anil Kapoor, Sanjay Kapoor. Cousins are Harshvardhan Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Rhea Kapoor Mohit Marshaw. Though it is rumored Arjun had an ex – Affair Wiring Malaika Arora and Arpita Khan (Salman’s Khan’s sister)
Apart from his well-established acting career Arjun is unmarried but has two girlfriends by the name Arpita Khan (Salman’s Khan’s sister) and Malaika Arora who is also an actress.
After his first film in 2012, he was awarded big star entertainment for most entertaining actor in the film Ishaqzaade.
In 2013 he received another award from Zee cine Award for being the top male debut, the same year he received another award from Stardust Awards for being a superstar for tomorrow in his debut film Ishaqzaade.
In 2014 Big Star Entertainment Awards also awarded him another award for most entertaining Actor in an Action Film (male of Gunday)
In 2014 he was again nominated in IIFA Awards for Best Actor but never emerged the winner
Even being in the limelight, Arjun has been in the news for the wrong reasons the top being when engaged in alcohol, he was charged 1NR 1lakh to his producers after consuming alcohol while being disorderly this was around 2016.
In 2017 was involved in another scandal where he was sent a notice after he intruded on the terraces of his building when he constructed a brick wall and glass room without permission.
This led to Arjun’s manager to meet with the ward officer about the irregularities but was given more time to regularize it, when the time elapsed they were served with a notice to demolish the said structure. Later the officials from the civic body went further and dismantled his gym equipment’s and demolished the additional part which was constructed illegally.
He has released several movies in his acting career namely-
Arjun signed in Yash raj films were he did his debut drama Virusdiwan but, before he could release the company backed out hence the film being delayed. This led to Arjun singing in another company Habib Faisal were he did his project Ishaqzaade (2012)which was his breakthrough to commercial success. Upon the release of Ishaqzaade, it received positive reviews which led it to make $6.7million becoming the top production of the year.
In his following films, Kapoor did not do that well after his film received a lot of criticisms, but bounced back in 2014 were he released 3 films in the first film which was action thriller Gunday, in this film he made a further success which led him to appear in a romantic comedy known as the 2 States directed by Abhishek Varman . He earned over $25 million that year making it the top production of the year.
Since then Arjun has risen to fame with the numerous films that made it to success over the years though he has had various setbacks he has been committed in good content films especially in comic films.
Being successful in his career, Arjun financial focus now is investing in building foundations, mutual funds, real estates, and fixed deposits to generate more returns from it just to have a contingency plan in the future.
His current marital status is unmarried and he has no children. He has had relationships with Arpita Khan and Malaika Arora.
|Real Name||Arjun Boney Kapoor|
|Date of Birth||26 June 1985|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Arya Vidya Mandir, Mumbai|
|College||Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai Asian Academy of Film and Television, Noida|
|Debut||Film: Ishaqzaade (2012)|
|Height (approx.)||185 cm|
|Weight (approx.)||87 kg|
|Eye Colour||Dark Brown|
|Father||Boney Kapoor (Filmmaker)|
|Mother||Late Mona Shourie Kapoor (Real mother, died in 2012), Sridevi (Actress, Stepmother)|
|Actor||Salman Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan, Govinda, Saif Ali Khan|
|Actress||Priyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor|
|Food||Nutella, Kadi chawal|
|Movie||Mr India, Andaaz Apna Apna, Barfi|
|Hobbies||Playing football & video games, travelling|