Aditya Roy Kapur Biography, Age, Wiki, Girlfriend, Net Worth .

Aditya Roy Kapur is an Indian film actor Aditya acts in Bollywood Film Industry. He came into the limelight after playing the major role of Rahul Jaykar in the romantic film Aashiqui 2.

Aditya Roy Kapur Biography, Age, Wiki, Girlfriend, Net Worth .
Aditya Roy Kapur

Aditya Roy Kapur

Nickname Adi
Full Name Aditya Roy Kapur
Profession Actor, VJ
Nationality Indian
Age 36 years old (in 2022)
Date of Birth 16 November 1985
Birthplace Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac Sign Scorpio

Aditya Roy Kapur is an uprising Indian movie actor who predominantly works in Hindi movies. He was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India on 16th November 1985. Aditya Roy Kapur was born to Salome Roy Kapoor and Roy Kapoor. Actor Kunal Roy Kapoor and producer Siddharth Roy Kapoor are his elder brothers. Aditya shot to fame in the year 2013 by playing the leading role in commercially megahit romantic movie Aashiqui 2 and by playing a supporting role in the coming-of-age romantic film Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani.

Aditya Roy Kapur initiated his career as a Video Jockey (VJ) on Channel V. He first time appeared in Vipul Shah’s movie titled ‘London Dreams’ with a trivial role. After his movie ‘London Dreams’, he starred in Vipul Shah’s romantic sci-fi titled ‘Action Replay’ in a supporting character. In 2003, Aditya Roy Kapur’s career took a U-turn when he played the leading role in Mohit Suri’s romantic movie Aashiqui 2. His coupling with the actress Shraddha Kapoor was massively acclaimed and his acting was given a thumbs-up by critics.

In the same year, Aditya Roy Kapur appeared in Ayyan Mukerji’s movie Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani opposite Kalki Koechlin, Ranbir Kapoor, and Deepika Padukone. Aditya’s acting raised him positive reviews from both critics and audiences, and a nomination for the Best Supporting Actor in Filmfare Award.

Once establishing himself as a successful actor with these two commercially hit movies he afterward played leading roles in movies like Fitoor and Daawat-e-Ishq. Both of which failed at the Indian box office. In the year 2016, Kapoor made a distinctive appearance with co-actress Alia Bhatt starrer Dear Zindagi. He only had one release in the year 2017, i.e. Ok Jaanu. He has featured alongside Shraddha Kapoor in this movie. He will next appear in Dharma Productions' “Shiddat” which was scheduled to release in the year 2018.

Early Life

Aditya was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. As per wiki, he celebrates his birthday on November 16 and was born in 1984, which makes his age 34 this year. He did his elementary studies at GD Somani Memorial School, Mumbai. Later he received a graduate degree from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. As per his academic record, he was not a good student, even failing in 6th and 7the standards. He was also interested in cricket and wanted to be a cricketer when he was in school. During this time, he started taking cricket coaching but he dropped his coaching due to his study.

Family, Caste & Girlfriend

The actor belongs to a Hindu Khatri family from Mumbai. His father name Kumud Roy Kapur is known as a film producer. Aditya‘s mother Salome Roy Kapur is a former model. Reportedly, his parents first met at a bar when his father was an army officer and appointed in Kashmir. His grandfather Raghupat Roy Kapur, also belongs to the same industry as a producer.

Aditya‘s elder brother Siddharth Roy Kapur is a producer and CEO of UTV motion pictures. Bollywood actress Vidya Balan is the wife of Siddharth. His elder Kunal Roy Kapur is also an actor and producer.

He is currently unmarried. But there were some rumors about his relationship with his co-actress. However, Aditya also was in a relationship with actress Shraddha Kapoor. But the relationship was finished due to Sharddha’s family problem. Reportedly, he is in a relationship with Diva Chawan, who is a model.

Family & Relatives

Father: Roy Kapur (Producer)

Mother: Salome Roy Kapur (Former model)

Brother(s): Siddharth Roy Kapur (Elder, Producer and CEO of UTV Motion Pictures), Kunaal Roy Kapur (Elder, Producer)

Marital Status: In a relationship

Currently dating: Diva Dhawan (Model)

Son(s): Not Known

Daughter(s): Not Known

Dating History:

  • Rhea Chakraborty (Actress)
  • Shraddha Kapoor (Actress, Rumored)

Career

After completing his graduation, he started his career as a Video Jockey on channel V, where he earned huge popularity for his amazing hosting skill. At that time he has received an offer for a film. In 2009, he made his acting debut in Bollywood with a small role in the film London Dreams. Later he appeared in a supporting role for the film Action Replayy along with Akshay Kumar and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. But he got his big breakthrough after appearing in Bollywood’s one of the most successful and romantic films Aashiqui 2 along with newcomer Shraddha Kapor. After that, he made a strong position in Bollywood and his performance was critically acclaimed. Later he worked as lead actor in several notable films like Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Daawat-e-Ishq, Fitoor, Ok Jaanu, Welcome To New York, etc. Recently, Aditya appeared in Abhishek Varman’s directed period drama film Kalank along with Madhuri Dixit, Sonakshi Sinha, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, and Sanjay Dutt. Early this year, Aditya will be seen in Mohit Suri’s directed film Malang along with Disha Patani. The film also stars Anil Kapoor and Kunal Kemmu.

Family, Caste & Girlfriend

The actor belongs to a Hindu Khatri family from Mumbai. His father name Kumud Roy Kapur is known as a film producer. Aditya‘s mother Salome Roy Kapur is a former model. Reportedly, his parents first met at a bar when his father was an army officer and was appointed in Kashmir. His grandfather Raghupat Roy Kapur, also belongs to the same industry as a producer.

Aditya‘s elder brother Siddharth Roy Kapur is a producer and CEO of UTV motion pictures. Bollywood actress Vidya Balan is the wife of Siddharth. His elder Kunal Roy Kapur is also an actor and producer.

He is currently unmarried. But there were some rumors about his relationship with his co-actress. However, Aditya also was in a relationship with actress Shraddha Kapoor. But the relationship was finished due to Sharddha’s family problem. Reportedly, he is in a relationship with Diva Chawan, who is a model.

Favorite Things

  • Color: Black.
  • Food: Eggs Benedict, Pizza, Butter chicken, Kaali daal, Kung Pao chicken, Kung Pao Potatoes, Honey Nut Crunch, Bavarian Chocolate, Biryani, Rajma Chawal, Seekh Kabab Korma Boti.
  • Actor: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Brad Pitt, Daniel Day-Lewis, Sean Penn, Abbhay Deol, Ranveer Singh.
  • Actress: Jessica Alba, Kate Winslet, Aishwarya Rai, Sridevi.
  • Director: Dibakar Banerjee, Vikramaditya Motwane, Vishal Bhardwaj.
  • Sports: Football, Cricket.
  • Destination: Hawaii.

Career

After completing his graduation, he started his career as a Video Jockey on channel V, where he earned huge popularity for his amazing hosting skill. At that time he has received an offer for a film. In 2009, he made his acting debut in Bollywood with a small role in the film London Dreams. Later he appeared in a supporting role for the film Action Replayy along with Akshay Kumar and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. But he got his big breakthrough after appearing in Bollywood’s one of the most successful and romantic films Aashiqui 2 along with newcomer Shraddha Kapor. After that, he made a strong position in Bollywood and his performance was critically acclaimed. Later he worked as lead actor in several notable films like Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Daawat-e-Ishq, Fitoor, Ok Jaanu, Welcome To New York, etc. Recently, Aditya appeared in Abhishek Varman’s directed period drama film Kalank along with Madhuri Dixit, Sonakshi Sinha, Alia Bhatt, Varun Dhawan, and Sanjay Dutt. Early this year, Aditya will be seen in Mohit Suri’s directed film Malang along with Disha Patani. The film also stars Anil Kapoor and Kunal Kemmu.

Aditya Roy Kapur Favorites

Hobbies: Collecting matchboxes, playing guitar, drawing, writing songs

Favorite Actor: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Brad Pitt, Daniel Day Lewis, Sean Penn, Abhay Deol, Ranveer Singh

Favorite Actress: Jessica Alba, Kate Winslet, Aishwarya Rai, Sridevi

Favorite Food: Eggs Benedict, Pizza, Butter chicken, Kaali daal, Kung Pao chicken, Kung Pao potatoes, Honey Nut Crunch, Bavarian Chocolate

Favorite Destination: Hawaii

Favorite Color: Black

Aditya Roy Kapur Height & Physical Overview

Height in Centimeters 188 cm
Height in Meters 1.88 m
Height in Feet & Inches 6′ 2″
Weight in Kilograms 80kg
Weight in Pounds 176 lbs
Body Measurement (approx.) Chest-42

Waist-33

Biceps-15

Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black

Filmography

Year Films Co-Star
2009 London Dreams Ajay Devgan & Salman Khan
2010 Action Replayy Aishwarya Rai
2010 Guzaarish Aishwarya Rai
2013 Aashiqui 2 Shraddha Kapoor
2013 Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani Deepika Padukone & Ranbir Kapoor
2014 Daawat-e-Ishq Parineeti Chopra
2016 Fitoor Katrina Kaif
2016 Dear Zindagi Alia Bhatt
2017 Ok Jaanu Shraddha Kapoor
2018 Welcome To New York
2019 Kalank Sonakshi Sinha, Alia Bhatt & Varun Dhawan
2020 Malang Disha Patani
2020 Ludo Abhishek Bachchan, Rajkummar Rao & Fatima Sana Shaikh
2020 Sadak 2 Alia Bhatt

2013–2019

In the year 2013, Kapur starred as Rahul Jaykar in the romantic drama Aashiqui 2 co-starring Shraddha Kapoor. Aditya played the supporting role of Avinash Arora in the film Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani. In the year 2014, Aditya starred as Tariq Haider in the romantic comedy movies Daawat-e-Ishq alongside gorgeous Parineeti Chopra. In the year 2016, Roy starred as Noor Nizami in the romantic drama film Fitoor (released on12 February 2016) alongside Katrina Kaif based on Charles Dickens’ 1861 novel Great Expectations.

Roy also made cameo appearances in the films Dear Zindagi and Welcome To New York. In the year 2016, Aditya did a music tour named “Dream Team Bollywood” and played in Los Angeles, San Jose, Chicago, New York alongside Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Katrina Kaif, Parineeti Chopra, Varun Dhawan & Rapper Badshah. In the year 2017, Aditya starred as Aditya Gunjal in the romantic movie Ok Jaanu alongside Shraddha Kapoor. Aditya performed the supporting part of Dev Chaudhry in the movie Kalank, in the year 2019.

2020-Present

Aditya starred as Adavit Thakur in the romantic action thriller Malang alongside Disha Patani. In the year 2020, Roy starred as Vishal Agnihotri in the drama movie Sadak 2 (released on 28th August 2020) alongside Sanjay Dutt and Alia Bhatt, which was released on Disney+ Hotstar. Kapur acted in Ludo as Aakash which was released on 12th November 2020 on Netflix. On 3rd December 2020, Aditya and Sanjana Sanghi started shooting for Om: The Battle Within, directed by Kapil Verma and produced by Zee Studios, Ahmed Khan, and Shaira Khan.

Facts You Never Knew About Aditya Roy Kapur!

    • Aditya Roy Kapur was born into an affluent family to a Jewish Mom and Punjabi father.
    • Aditya’s grandfather named Raghupat Roy Kapur was migrated from Lahore to Mumbai, where he worked as a filmmaker.
    • He desired to become a cricketer though dropped his coaching classes when he was in his 6th grade.
    • Prior to appearing in Bollywood, he took diction classes with the intention of improving his Hindi accent.
    • Aditya Roy Kapur made a head start to his acting career and starred in the entertainment industry as Video Jockey on Channel V.
    • He desired to release his music album prior to acting.
    • Aditya Roy Kapur is a food fanatic and street food is his weakness.
    • For his movie Fitoor, he refused two big projects, though the movie didn’t perform well at the Indian box office.
    • Aditya once told that he desires his dream girl to shine like an angel and also she should have big and expressive eyes and a perfect nose.
    • For a scene in the movie Aashiqui 2, Aditya came drunk on the film set though the shot got negated as he was not in his senses.
    • Aditya is a very sluggish person and he always prefers to wake up late in the morning. He occasionally wakes up at lunchtime.