Aditya Roy Kapoor is a rising star of Indian Cinema. He is a VJ cum actor, who predominately works in Indian movies. The actor made his acting debut at the film London Dreams. Later, his breakthrough role came in the film Aashiqui 2 where he appeared opposite to Shraddha Kapoor.
Born on 16th November 1985, Aditya Roy Kapoor has played popular movies such as Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Fitoor, Daawat-e-Ishq, Action Replayy where he got an opportunity with stars Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Katrina Kaif, and Parineeti Chopra.
Aditya Roy Kapoor’s Early Life and Career
Aditya Roy Kapoor is a son of an Indian father, Kumud Roy Kapoor and Indian Jewish mother, Salome Aaron. He is a sibling brother of Siddharth Roy Kapoor and Kunaal Roy Kapur. His elder brother, Siddharth Roy Kapoor is a CEO of UTV Motion Pictures who married an actress, Vidya Balan.
He attended G. D. Somani Memorial School and did his higher education from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. He spent nearly ten years in the US. During school days, he wanted to become a cricket player, but later his luck turned out and pursued his career in acting.
Standing 6 feet 2 inch tall, Aditya Roy Kapoor has maintained his physique of 181 Ibs. His zodiac sign is Scorpio. He is Indian by nationality and practices Hinduism.This handsome guy has linked his name with famous actresses including Shraddha Kapoor and Rhea Chakraborty. Currently, he is single and focusing on his career.
Aditya Roy Kapoor’s Career
Aditya Roy Kapoor made his acting debut in 2009. He appeared in Vipul Shah‘s directorial movie, London Dream that starred Ajay Devgn, Salman Khan, and Asin. Later, he had his appearance in the film such as Action Replayy and Guzaarish and received a positive review from the viewers.
In 2013, he made a lead role of Rahul Jayekar in Mohit Suri‘s directed movie, Aashiqui 2. It is a sequel movie of 1990’s Aashiqui. The movie received a tremendous hit and was popular among the teenagers. Most of the songs from the movie were hit songs and had over million viewers on YouTube sites. Moreover, it became one of the fourth highest-grossing Bollywood movies of 2013.
Likewise, he appeared in the movie, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani alongside Deepika Padukone, Ranbir Kapoor and Kalki Koechlin. Similarly, he also worked in the movies such as Daawat-e-Ishq, Fitoor, and Ok Jaanu.
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— Sony TV (@SonyTV) October 26, 2014
Aditya Roy Kapoor’s Award and Achievement
Aditya Roy Kapoor has achieved huge success in a short period. He has received many awards and got a nomination for his creative action in the movies. Likewise, he also won 2 BIG Star Entertainment Award and Screen Award for the film, Aashiqui 2.
In 2014, he also got a nomination for Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. Moreover, he won IIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor from the movie, Yeh Jawaani Hai Dewaani.
Aditya Roy Kapoor’s Net worth and Lifestyle
Aditya Roy Kapoor has got a huge career in his near future. His source of income includes acting and VJ. He charges around 4 Crore INR per movies: as he has an estimated net worth of $8 million.
Currently, he lived in a flat at Carter Road, Bandra, Mumbai. He is passionate about cars and bike and has BMW 5 Series and Royal Enfield.
Talking about hobbies, he loves to collect matchboxes, writing songs and playing guitar. His favorite sports is cricket and football. He is not much foodie but he is crazy about Eggs Benedict, Pizza, Butter chicken, Honey Nut Crunch and Kung Pao Potatoes and his favorite restaurant is Indigo Delicatessen, Gaylord, and Theobroma.