Anil Kapoor Movies, Wife, Age, Height, Family, Net worth, Wiki

Anil Kapoor is one of the energetic actors in the Bollywood film industry. He is also a producer and completed 40 years in the Bollywood industry as an actor. He is very popular with his nicknames Mr. India and Lakkhan in Bollywood. Keep Reading to know more about Anil Kapoor.

Personal Details

Name: Anil Kapoor
Occupation: Actor and Producer
Date of Birth: 24 December 1956
Spouse: Sunita Bhambhani Kapoor (Married 1984)
Children: 3
Daughter: Sonam Kapoor and Rhea Kapoor
Son: Harshvardhan Kapoor
Parents: Late Surinder Kapoor(Father) and Nirmal Kapoor(Mother)
Siblings: Boney Kapoor (Elder Brother), Sanjay Kapoor (Younger Brother) and Reena Kapoor (Sister)
Relatives: Arjun Kapoor (Nephew), Mohit Marwah (Nephew), Jahaan Kapoor (Nephew), Jhanvi Kapoor (Niece), Khushi Kapoor (Niece), Anshula Kapoor (Niece) and Shanaya Kapoor (Niece)
Height: 5’10″
Weight: 70kg


Anil was born in film producer family name Surinder Kapoor in Chembur, Mumbai on 24 December 1956. He is also very popular with his two nicknames Mr. India and Lakkhan. His Zodiac sign is Capricorn. Since his childhood, he always wanted to be a superstar. So, at the age of 12, he plays a role in the movie but unfortunately, the movie was not released. He debuts in the Bollywood film industry by performing a comeo role in the movie Hamare Tumhare (1979) to the opposite of Sanjeev Kumar and Amrish Puri. After this movie, he got a lead role in Telugu film Vamsa Vruksham (1980). Also, he is two times the winner of the National Awards.

Family, Caste, and Relations

Anil Kapoor basically coming from Punjabi Family to Late Surinder Kapoor, the film producer, and Nirmal Kapoor, the costume Designer. He has two brothers named Boney Kapoor (Elder Brother), the film producer and Sanjay Kumar (Young Brother), an actor and one sister who’s name Reena Kapoor. He has two sisters in law who’s named Mona Shourie Kapoor, the producer and Late Sridevi, an actress. Arjun Kapoor and Mohit Marwah, the actors and Jahaan Kapoor are his Nephews. Jhanvi Kapoor, Khushi Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor, and Shanaya Kapoor are his Nieces. According to he Rumours, he did an affair with the actress Madhuri Dixit and also he was in relation to the actress Kimi Katkar. On 19 May 1984, he married Sunita Bhambhani, the Costume Designer. Now they have two daughters Sonam Kapoor, Rhea Kapoor and a son Harshvardhan Kapoor.


Anil Kapoor completed his Studies from Our Lady of Perpetual Succour High School and St. Xavier’s College. He expelled from college due to a lack of attendance. He was acting in a movie Tu Payal Mein Geet and played a Shashi Kapoor role in 1971, this is the first movie of him but this movie got cancel and not released on theatres. Anil Kapoor was born in a middle-class family. His first Bollywood debut movie was Hamare Tumhare in 1979 in which he got a comeo role. From Yash Chopra’s Mashaal (1983) Movie in which he played the role of Tapori 1984, he gains huge respect from the Bollywood industry and received his first Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. After the first movie, he got his first lead role in Woh Saat Din (1983). In 1987, he did a lead role in Mr. India and it is the blockbuster hit of the year. After the success of this movie, he gained very massive fame in Bollywood Industry. Also in 1988, again he gives another blockbuster movie Tezaab to the Hindi cinema and he won his first Filmfare award for the best actor. In 2000, he won his first National Award – Best Actor for his Pukar film. From this point, his life was totally changed. Besides his acting career, he also produced movies such as Gandhi My Father and Badhaai Ho Badhaai. He also played role in Hollywood Movies such as Slumdog Millionaire, this movie got ten times Oscar Nominations and Four Golden Globe Award, Mission Impossible – Ghost Protocol(2011) and one American Television series 24 (2010). Also, he has sung a song Pyaar Kiya Nahi Jata for his movie Woh Saat Din as well as the sung title track of Chameli Ki Shaadi (1986). In 1986, he launch his first music album Welcome in which Bappi Lahiri composed the music.

He won many awards for his excellent performance in Bollywood Industry such as Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award for Mashall (1985), Filmfare Best Actor Award for Tezaab (1989), Filmfare Best Actor Award for Beta (1993), Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor for Virasat (1998), Screen Award for Best Actor for Virasat (1998), IIFA Best Comedian Award for Biwi No 1 (2000), IIFA Best Supporting Actor Award for Taal (2000), National Film Award – Special Jury Award / Special Mention (Feature Film) for Gandhi my Father (2008), Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture For Slumdog Millionaire (2009). Zee Cine Awards Best Supporting Actor – Male for Mubarakan (2018). Along with these, there are many more awards that he won.

Some Interesting Facts

Favourite Foods: Grilled Chiken and Fish, Gujarati Thali, Molli Parathas and Baingan Ka Bharta with Chappatis
Favourite Actors: Raj Kapoor and Charlie Chaplin
Favourite Actressess: Katrina Kaif, Rekha and Sridevi
Favourite Colors: Black, White and Red
Favourite Directors: David Fincher, Danny Boyle, Christopher Nolan and David Fincher
Favourite Game: Cricket
Per Movie Charge (approx): 3-4 Crore (INR)
Net Worth (approx): $18 Million
Favourite Songs: Rock On Zindagi Milegi Na Dobara From Rock on Movie by Farhan Akhtar.
Favourite Places for Dinner: The Bar at Dorchester and Restaurants in Mayfair, London

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