Kareena Kapoor is an Indian actress who appears in Hindi films. She was born on 21 September 1980 in Mumbai Kapoor is the younger daughter of Randhir Kapoor and Babita her elder sister Karisma is also an actress. Kapoor attended Jamnabai Narsee School in Mumbai, followed by Welham Girls’ School in Dehradun. She began training at an acting institute in Mumbai mentored by Kishore Namit Kapoor, a member of the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII).
She made her acting debut in the 2000 war film Refugee, Kapoor established herself in Hindi cinema with roles in the historical drama Aśoka, and the blockbuster melodrama Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham… (both 2001). She went on to receive Filmfare Awards for Best Actress and Best Supporting Actress for her performances in the 2007 romantic comedy Jab We Met and the 2010 drama We Are Family. Kapoor achieved further success by featuring as the female lead in two of India’s top-grossing productions—the 2009 comedy-drama 3 Idiots and the 2015 social drama Bajrangi Bhaijaan.
Married to actor Saif Ali Khan, with whom she has a son, Kapoor’s off-screen life is the subject of widespread coverage in India. She has a reputation for being outspoken and assertive, and is recognised for her contributions to the film industry through her fashion style and film roles. In addition to film acting, Kapoor is a stage performer and has contributed as a co-author to three books: an autobiographical memoir and two nutrition guides. She has also launched her own clothing line in association with the retail chain Globus.
She recently starred in the movie named Angrezi Medium (2020) alongside Irfan Khan which was greatly acknowledged by people and was the last movie done by him. She also hosts a podcast for women and is generally loved for her bold and fearless attitude.
Kareena Kapoor’s Basic Personal Info
|Born||21 September 1980 (40 years)|
|Country||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Height||5ft 4in ,163 cm,1.63 m|
|Weight||54 kg,119 lbs|
|Hair Color||Dark Brown|
|Eye Color||Hazel Brown|
|Father||Randhir Kapoor (Actor)|
|Spouse||Saif Ali Khan|
|Children||Son-Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi|
|Net Worth||16 million USD|
|Debut Movie||Refugee (2000)|
|School||Jamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai|
Welham Girls’ School, Dehradun
|College||Mithibai College, Mumbai|
|Favorite Food||Dal-Chawal, Spaghetti, Pasta, Italian|
|Favorite Film||Bollywood- Awaara, Kal Aaj Aur Kal, Bobby, Sangam|
Hollywood- Nem Hur, Cat on A Hot Tim Roof, Breakfast At Tiffany’s
|Favorite Destination||Switzerland, London|
|Favorite Color||Red, Black|
|Favorite Actor||Raj Kapoor, Shah Rukh Khan|
|Favorite Actress||Kajol, Nargis, Meena Kumari|
|Favorite Fashion||Manish Malhotra|
Hobbies, Likes & Dislikes
|Hobbies||Reading, Yoga, Swimming|
|Cars Collection||BMW 7 Series, LX 470 SUV|
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Sony, Head & Shoulders, Boroplus, Lux, Vivel Soap, Colgate, Lakme, Philips Hair Styler, Berger Paints, Limca, TETLEY’s Green Tea etc.
Controversies & Interesting Facts
- Kareena Kapoor and Shahid Kappor’s controversial MMS having a hot liplock went viral on social-media.
- Kareena made fun of Priyanka Chopra’s accent publicly, after which Priyanka eventually responded saying that she has got is from the same place that Saif got it from.
- It turned into a cat-fight with Bipasha Basu when Kareena Kapoor took dig of her skin tone by calling her ‘Kaali Billi’.
- Kareena name was derived from the book Anna Karenina, which her mother read while she was pregnant. But her family and close friends call her Bebo
- Her birth name was ‘Siddhima’ given by her grandfather, Raj Kapoor.
- In her teenage days, she had huge crush on actor Akshay Khanna.
- She became vegetarian in 2006.
- She adopted Chanderi village of Madhya Pradesh in 2010, to provide it electricity.
- In 2012, she released her The Style Diary of a Bollywood Diva, co-authored by Rochelle Pinto.
- She has her wax statue in England and Singapore’s Madame Tussaud Museum.
- She was first choice for the SLB’s Ram-Leela, but she turned down the offer and later the role was played by Deepika Padukone.
- Kapoor was slated to make her debut with Hrithik Roshan in the blockbuster Kaho Na Pyaar Hai (2000).
- In 2008, Kapoor began the size-zero trends in Bollywood.
- She gave birth to her son, Taimur after 2 years of marriage with Saif Ali Khan.
- She is generally surrounded by the paparazzi and so is her son.
- 2001: Filmfare for Best Debut Actress- Refugee
- 2001: IIFA Award: Star Debut of the Year – Female- Refugee
- 2004: Filmfare Special Award – Chameli
- 2004: Screen Award Best Actress- Celebrity Style – Female
- 2004: IIFA Style Diva Award
- 2005: Filmfare for Best Actress (Critic)- Dev
- 2005: Rajiv Gandhi Award- Young Achiever
- 2005: Sahara One Television Viewers Award- Indian Diva
- 2007: Filmfare for Best Actress (Critic)- Omkara
- 2007: Screen Award Best Actress- Omkara
- 2008: Filmfare for Best Actress- Jab We Met
- 2008: IIFA Best Actress- Jab We Met
- 2008: Screen Award Best Actress- Jab We Met
- 2008: Zee Cine Award Best Actress- Female – Jab We Met
- 2009: GQMen of The Year Awards (India)- Woman of The Year
- 2010: HELLO! Hall of Fame Awards – Entertainer Of The Year (Female)
- 2010: Maxim India- Hottest Women of The Year
- 2010: Screen Award Best Actress (Popular Choice)- Kurbaan & 3 Idiots
- 2010: IIFA Best Actress- 3 Idiots
- 2011: Filmfare for Best Supporting Actress- We Are Family
- 2011: Global Indian Film and TV Honours- Glamour Icon of The Year
- 2016: The ‘Pride of India’ Summit Awards- Pride of India
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|Mobile Number||Not Share Publicly|
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