Born: 25 February 1981
Shahid Kapoor, born in Delhi, is an actor as well as a trained dancer.
Shahid debuted as a background dancer, not an actor, in the movie Taal in 1999.
His acting debut was in Ishq Vishk in 2003, for which he won a Filmfare Award as well as an IIFA Award for Best Male Debut that year.
Shahid earned Filmfare Best Actor nominations for Jab We Met in 2008, and Kaminey in 2010, while his greatest commercial success to date has been Vivah in 2006
Shahid has also starred in flims such as 36 China Town, Chup Chup Ke, and Shikhar.