Born: September 1, 1973
Age : 41
Birthplace : New Delhi
Height: 1.75 m
Spouse: Gautami Kapoor (m. 2003)
Parents: Rita Kapoor, Anil Kapoor
Children: Aks Kapoor, Sia Kapoor
Wiki : This name is not an unfamiliar name in glam world especially in the smaller screen world. He is a known actor and TV presenter. He is born and brought in New Delhi, while completed his schooling from the national capital, however, for his college he went to Sherwood College, Nainital. It was here only when he got the chance to act in one of the annual school theatrical production of Charley’s Aunt wherein he played the lead character in the film, which was directed by Amir Raza Hussein Kapoor. This gave him the chance to take this career option seriously and try his luck in pursuing the dreams to be an actor. After his graduation, he headed to Los Angeles in the US to join Stanislavski acting academy in Los Angeles.
He started his career with small screen wherein he was seen in a TV serial called Nyay in 1997, which was followed by three other shows including Heena and Sangarsh apart from Kavita in 2000.He played five different characters in Amir Husein’s TV series, which was based on the heroes of Kargil War. He then got the chance to appear in Mira Nair’s movie called Monsoon Wedding. This then followed movies like Dhadkan, Awaz Dil Se Dil Tak and Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi. Apart from appearing in a number of movies and TV series, he was also seen participating in reality shows over TV including Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa and Rakhi Ka Swayamwar wherein he was the host of the show.
Some of his recent TV series, which turned popular, include Bade Achhe Lagte Hai, Dil Ki Baatein Dil Hi Jaane and Sanskaar- Dharohar Apnon Ki. While some of his recent movies include Mere Dad Ki Maruti, Shaadi Ke Side Effects, Humshakals, etc. and upcoming movies include Kuch Kuch Locha Hai wherein he will be seen in opposite to former porn star Sunny Leone. Besides, he was also seen in a couple of reality show at TV, which include Kaun Banega Coreparti 5 & 6 along with Welcome-Baazi Mehmaan Nawaz Ki. Now talking about awards, he has won a couple of them, which include Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Awards under the Best Television Actor (Male) award along with the 11th Indian Telly Awards for Best Actor (Popular), 5th Boroplus Gold Awards for Best Actor (Popular) and the 12th Indian Television Academy Awards under the Best Actor category. As far as his personal life is concerned, he is married to a TV actress Gautami Kapoor and the couple has two kids.