Anil Kapoor

Actor, TV Producer

1956 –

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Who is Anil Kapoor?

Anil Kapoor is a prominent Indian film actor and producer. He first won acclaim for his roles in Yash Chopra's drama Mashaal (1984) and Shekhar Kapur's sci-fi Mr. India (1987), and won a Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for his performance in the former.After a series of successful films, Kapoor earned his first Filmfare Best Actor Award for his performance in N. Chandra's Tezaab in 1988, and later for Indra Kumar's Beta in 1992. Since then, he has starred in a number of critical and commercial successes, including Virasat (1997), for which he won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance; Biwi No.1 (1999); Taal (1999), for which he won his second Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award; Pukar (2000), for which he won his first National Film Award for Best Actor; and No Entry (2005). Kapoor has thus established himself as one of the most successful and popular actors of Hindi cinema.His first role in an international film was as Prem Kumar in Danny Boyle's Golden Globe and Academy Award winning Slumdog Millionaire (2008), for which Kapoor won the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture and received a nomination for Best Ensemble at the Black Reel Awards of 2008.

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Born
Dec 24, 1956
Chembur
Also known as
  • Mr. Anil Kapoor
  • Shri Anil Kapur
  • Kapoor, Anil
  • Lakkhan
  • The Anil Kapoor
  • ਅਨਿਲ ਕਪੂਰ
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Siblings
Spouses
Children
Religion
  • Hinduism
Nationality
  • India
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Education
  • St. Xavier's College-Autonomous, Mumbai
  • Our Lady of Perpetual Succour High School

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on July 23, 2013

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