Arjun Kapoor Age, Wiki, Biography, Wife, Height in feet, Net Worth & Many More

Arjun Kapoor is an Indian actor born on June 26, 1985, to film producer Boney Kapoor and entrepreneur Mona Shourie Kapoor. He is also the grandson of filmmaker Surinder Kapoor. He is the nephew of actor Anil Kapoor, Sanjay Kapoor, producer Sandeep Marwah, and his siblings are actors like Sonam Kapoor, Janhvi Kapoor, Mohit Marwah, Harshvardhan Kapoor, and producer Rhea Kapoor. 

He also has a younger sister, Anshula Kapoor, while Janhvi Kapoor and Khushi Kapoor are his step-sisters. Arjun was just 11 years old when his father separated from his mother. 

Talking about his education, she did his schooling at the Arya Vidya Mandir school in Mumbai, however, he left his studies after he failed in 11th grade. Coming from a film of actors and producers, he stepped into the industry as an assistant director in the 2003 film, Kal Ho Naa Ho following which he again assisted in the 2007 film, Salaam-e-Ishq: A Tribute to Love. He also worked as an associate producer in his father’s films like No Entry and Wanted. 

After that, he signed a three-film contract with Yash Raj Films through which he made his acting debut with the 2012 film, Ishaqzaade where he has seen opposite actress Parineeti Chopra. Arjun received immense praise for her performance and was nominated for many awards. Next in 2013, he featured in the action-thriller film, Aurangzeb. However, the film underperformed at the box office. 

In 2014, the actor again teamed up with Yash Raj Films in the film, Gunday. He was opposite actors like Ranveer Singh and Priyanka Chopra. The film was a commercial success and earned around Rs 1.2 billion worldwide. After that, he collaborated with the producers Sajid Nadiadwala and Karan Johar for the hit film, 2 States in 2014, in which he was seen opposite actress Alia Bhatt. His performance received immense appreciation and was also nominated for IIFA Award for Best Actor. 

In the same year, he was seen in the film, Finding Fanny. Following this, in 2015, Arjun was in the film Tevar opposite Sonakshi Sinha and Manoj Bajpayee. However, the film did not work well. The very next year, he made his debut on Television as a host of the reality stunts-performing series, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi. In the same year, he featured in the satirical comedy-drama film, Ki & Ka opposite Kareena Kapoor Khan

In 2017, Arjun Kapoor was cast in the teen romantic drama, Half Girlfriend opposite actress Shraddha Kapoor, however, it was a critical and commercial failure. Following that, he had a few disappointing releases which included Mubarakan, Namastey London, India’s Most Wanted, and Panipat, among others. 

Talking about his personal life, Arjun who was very close to his mother Mona Shourie Kapoor lost her in 2012 after which his father got married to actress Sridevi which eventually affected his relationship with his father and also his step-sisters. However, after Sridevi also passed away, his family relationships started improving. 

Presently, the actor is dating actress Malaika Arora

NameArjun Kapoor
Nick NameFubbu, Joon
ProfessionActor
Role ModelSalman Khan
Date of Birth26 June 1985
Age37 Years (2022)
Birth PlaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolArya Vidya Mandir, Mumbai
CollageNarsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
Asian Academy of Film and Television, Noida
DebutFilm: Ishaqzaade (2012)
TV: Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi (2016, as host)
ReligionHinduism
Zodiac SignCancer

Arjun Kapoor Career

  • Arjun stepped into the industry as an assistant director in the 2003 film, Kal Ho Naa Ho following which he again assisted in the 2007 film, Salaam-e-Ishq: A Tribute to Love. He also worked as an associate producer in his father’s films like No Entry and Wanted. 
  • After that, he signed a three-film contract with Yash Raj Films through which he made his acting debut with the 2012 film, Ishaqzaade where he has seen opposite actress Parineeti Chopra. 
  • Next in 2013, he featured in the action-thriller film, Aurangzeb. However, the film underperformed at the box office. 
  • In 2014, the actor again teamed up with Yash Raj Films in the film, Gunday where he was seen opposite actors like Ranveer Singh and Priyanka Chopra
  • After that, he collaborated with the producers Sajid Nadiadwala and Karan Johar for the hit film, 2 States in 2014, in which he was seen opposite actress Alia Bhatt. 
  • In the same year, he was seen in the film, Finding Fanny.
  • Iin 2015, Arjun was in the film Tevar opposite Sonakshi Sinha and Manoj Bajpayee. However, the film did not work well. 
  • The very next year, he made his debut on Television as a host on the reality stunts-performing series, Fear Factor: Khatron Ke Khiladi.
  • In the same year, he featured in the satirical comedy-drama film, Ki & Ka opposite Kareena Kapoor Khan
  • In 2017, Arjun Kapoor was cast in the teen romantic drama, Half Girlfriend opposite actress Shraddha Kapoor. 
  • Following that, he had a few disappointing releases which included Mubarakan, Namastey London, India’s Most Wanted, and Panipat, among others. 

Arjun Kapoor Family 

Father Name Boney Kapoor (Filmmaker)
Mother Name Late Mona Shourie Kapoor (Biological mother, died in 2012),
Sridevi (Actress, Stepmother)
Uncle/AuntPaternal Uncles- Anil Kapoor,
Paternal Aunts- Sunita Kapoor, Maheep Sandhu
Brother None
Sister  Anshula Kapoor (Real sister)
Jhanvi Kapoor (Half-sister), Khushi Kapoor (Half-sister)
Cousin’sCousin Brothers– Harshvardhan Kapoor, Jahaan Kapoor, Mohit Marwah
Cousin Sisters– Shanaya Kapoor, Rhea Kapoor
Husband / Wife N/A
Arjun Kapoor with his real sister Anshula Kapoor
Arjun Kapoor with his real sister Anshula Kapoor

Arjun Kapoor Relationship / Marital Status & Many More 

Marital Status In a Relationship
Affairs / Girlfriend Arpita Khan (Salman Khan’s sister)
Malaika Arora (Actress)
Wife/ Spouse N/A
Marriage date N/A
Marriage Place N/A
ChildrenN/A
Arjun Kapoor with his girlfriend Malaika Arora

Arjun Kapoor Physical Stats

HeightIn Centimeter – 183 cm
In Meter – 1.83 m
In feet & inches – 6′
WeightIn Kilogram- 85 Kg
In Pounds – 187 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)Chest: 44 inches
Waist: 34 inches
Biceps: 16 inches
Eye ColorDark Brown
Hair ColorBlack

Arjun Kapoor Favorite

Favorite Actor Salman Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan, Govinda, Saif Ali Khan
Favorite Actress Priyanka ChopraKareena Kapoor
Favorite Song N/A
Favorite Movie Bollywood: Mr India, Andaaz Apna Apna, Barfi
Hollywood: Lock Stock & Two Smoking Barrels, Snatch, Shawshank Redemption, City of God, A Fish Called Wanda
Movie Genre(s)Action, Comedies and Thrillers
TV ShowsHow to Get Away with Murder, Entourage, Lost
Favorite FoodDirty Chinese, Nutella, Kadi Chawal
Favorite Color Blue, Black
Favorite Sport Football, Cricket
Favorite Destination N/A
Favorite SubjectHistory and Literature
Favorite AthleteDavid Beckham

Arjun Kapoor Education 

School Arya Vidya Mandir, Mumbai
Collage Narsee Monjee College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai
Asian Academy of Film and Television, Noida
Educational Qualification 12th fail

Arjun Kapoor’s Net Worth

Net WorthINR 67 Crore ($10 Million)
SalaryINR 5-7 Crore/film
Income SourceActing & Brand Promotion
Car CollectionMercedes ML350,
Audi Q5
Honda CRV
Land Rover Defender
Maserati Levante
Mercedes-Maybach GLS 600 4Matic SUV

Some Unknown facts about Arjun Kapoor

  • Does Arjun Kapoor Smoke?: Yes
  • Does Arjun Kapoor Drink Alcohol?: Yes
  • Not many know that Arjun Kapoor suffered from obesity in his teens and early twenties and weighed around 140 kgs. 
  • He has a phobia of ceiling fans. 
  • His nickname is Fubu. 
  • He loves desi-style food such as Samosas and Kadhi Chawal. 
  • Arjun is a huge fan of actor Hrithik Roshan.
  • He was a Kabaddi freak; as he used to bunk his school to play Kabaddi.
  • He is a movie buff and loves watching all kinds of films.
  • He has also been a brand ambassador for Flying Machine and Royal Stag, along with Ranveer Singh.
  • He is a keen football fan and is also a supporter of Chelsea F.C. while also being the club’s brand ambassador for India. 
  • He was a big admirer of actor Salman Khan, but it is said his relations with Khan changed after he started dating Malaika Arora.  
  • Arjun admires Salman a lot and considers him as his role model. Moreover, the last call her mother made from the hospital was to Salman and thanked him for supporting his son.
  • He is a distant relative of Ranveer Singh; as Ranveer is the second cousin to his first cousin Sonam Kapoor.

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