Aditya Roy Kapur is an Indian actor who is known for acting in Hindi films. He was born on 16th November 1985 in Mumbai, India to Kumud Roy Kaur and Salome Aaron. Her mother was a drama teacher. He has two elder brother, Siddharth Roy Kapur and Kunaal Roy Kapur. His grandfather, Raghuat Roy Kapur, was a film producer in the early 1940s. He did his schooling at Mumbai’s GD Somani Memorial School. He completed his graduation from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. During his school years, he wanted to be a cricketer.
He started his career as a VJ. He worked at Channel V. He also did a show Pakao for the channel.
He made his acting debut with a supporting role in London Dreams in 2009.
After that, he again appeared in a supporting role in the 2010 film Action Replayy. In that year, he acted in a supporting role for the film Guzaarish.
In 2013, he appeared in the film Aashiqui 2. The film marked the turning point of his career. It was a breakthrough for him. He gained popularity and wide recognition. His performance was praised and he won several awards for his role. In that year, he appeared in another highest-grossing Indian film of the year, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani.
In 2014, he appeared in the film, Daawat-e-Ishq.
In 2016, he appeared in two films, Fitoor and Dear Zindagi.
In 2017, he appeared in the film, OK Jaanu.
In 2018, he acted in the film, Welcome To New York.
Kalank was his only release of 2019.
In 2020, he aeared in three films, Malang, Sadak 2 and Ludo. His performance in Malang received mixed reviews. But, his performance in Ludo was highly praised and acclaimed.
He has two upcoming films, Rzashtra Kavach Om and Gumraah.
He also has an upcoming web series, Captain.
|Name||Aditya Roy Kapur|
|Famous as||Rahul Jaykar in 2013 film Aashiqui 2|
|Date of Birth||16 November 1985|
|Age||36 Years (2022)|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||G D Somani Memorial School, Mumbai|
|Collage||St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai|
|Debut||Film: London Dreams (2009).|
|Address||A flat at Carter Road, Bandra, Mumbai|
|Hobbies||Collecting Matchboxes, Playing the Guitar, Drawing, Writing Songs|
Aditya Roy Kapur Career
- He started his career as a VJ. He worked at Channel V. He also did a show Pakao for the channel.
- He made his acting debut with a supporting role in London Dreams in 2009.
- After that, he again appeared in a supporting role in the 2010 film Action Replayy. In that year, he acted in a supporting role for the film Guzaarish.
- In 2013, he appeared in the romantic drama “Aashiqui 2” opposite Bollywood actress Shraddha Kapoor. In the following movie, he played the male lead role of Rahul Jaykar who was a popular singer. The movie gain massive success and was a commercial hit at the Box office.
- In that same year, he appeared in Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani. The movie is also one of the highest-grossing Indian films as well as the highest-grossing film of his career till now.
- In 2014, he starred as Tariq Haider in the romantic comedy film Daawat-e-Ishq alongside Parineeti Chopra. The film was released with average reviews by critics, In 2016, he appeared in two films, Fitoor and Dear Zindagi
- In 2017, he appeared in the film, OK Jaanu.
- In 2018, he acted in the film, Welcome To New York.
- In 2019, Aditya appeared in the romantic action thriller Malang alongside Disha Patani, where he played the role of Adavit Thakur.
- In 2020, he he starred as Vishal Agnihotri in the drama film Sadak 2 alongside Sanjay Dutt and Alia Bhatt, which released on Disney+ Hotstar. He acted in Ludo as Aakash which released on 12 November 2020 in Netflix.
- In 2022, Aditya was seen in the action thriller film Rashtra Kavach Om. The movie was directed by Kapil Verma and produced by Zee Studios and Ahmed Khan.
Aditya Roy Kapur Family
|Father Name||Roy Kapur (Producer)|
|Mother Name||Salome Roy Kapur (Former model)|
|Brother||Siddharth Roy Kapur (Elder, Producer and CEO of UTV Motion Pictures), |
Kunaal Roy Kapur (Elder, Producer)
Aditya Roy Kapur Relationship / Marital Status & Many More
|Affairs / Girlfriend||Rhea Chakraborty (Actress)|
Shraddha Kapoor (Actress)
Diva Dhawan (Model)
Aditya Roy Kapur Physical Stats
|Height||In Centimeter – 165 cm|
In Meter – 1.65 m
In feet & inches – 5’5
|Weight||In Kilogram- 54 Kg|
In Pounds – 119lbs
|Eye Color||Dark Brown|
Aditya Roy Kapur’s Favourite
|Favourite Actor||Hollywood: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Brad Pitt, Daniel Day Lewis, Sean Penn|
Bollywood: Abbhay Deol, Ranveer Singh
|Favourite Actress||Hollywood: Jessica Alba, Kate Winslet|
Bollywood: Aishwarya Rai, Sridevi
|Favourite Director||Dibakar Banerjee, Vikramaditya Motwane, Vishal Bhardwaj|
|Favourite Cuisine||Indian, Thai|
|Favourite Restaurant(s)||Indigo Delicatessen, Gaylord, and Theobroma in Mumbai|
Aditya Roy Kapur Education
|School||G D Somani Memorial School, Mumba|
|Collage||St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai|
Aditya Roy Kapur Net Worth
|Net Worth||₹54 Crore ($8 million)|
|Car Collection||BMW 5 Series|
Royal Enfield Cast Iron 500
Some Unknown facts about Aditya Roy Kapur
- Aditya drinks alcohol.
- Street foods are Aditya’s weakness.
- His hobbies are matchboxes, laying the guitar, drawing and writing songs.
- Aditya rejected two major films for Fitoor.
- His friends fondly call him Adi.
- He loves playing the guitar and also plays in some band.
- Aditya stated, that his dream girl should smell like an angel and should have a perfect nose and big soulful eyes.
- Tiger Shroff was the first choice for Aashiqui 2.
- He once told that he considers the film Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani a turning point in his career.
- For a scene in Aashiqui 2, Aditya came completely drunk on the sets, but the shot got canceled; as he was not in his senses.
- Aditya prefers waking up late in the morning. Sometimes, he even wakes u at noon.
- He is also part of some music bands.
- He is very much addicted to coffee.11. He loves ice cream.