New Delhi. Very few people know about actor Aditya Roy Kapur, born on November 16, 1985 in Mumbai, that his grandfather was a film producer. Aditya’s mother Salome Roy Kapur has also worked in the world of glamor at one time. He also worked with Deb Banerjee in a film ‘Tu Hi Meri Zindagi’. Aditya Roy Kapur’s grandfather Raghupat Roy Kapur used to produce films in the 1940s. Aditya has three brothers. His elder brother Siddharth Roy Kapur is the CEO of UTV Motion Picture, who is married to actress Vidya Balan. His other brother Kunal Roy Kapur is also an actor.
Aditya Roy Kapur has not done any acting course like this. In the school where Aditya studied, his mother used to direct the plays in the school, so in a way, he learned the nuances of acting from his mother. Although Aditya wanted to become a cricketer in the early days of school. But later he changed his path. After taking a degree from St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai, he started working as a VJ on Channel V. Here he entertained the audience for a long time. When the small screen filled his mind, he decided to step into Bollywood.
Aditya Roy Kapur started his acting career with the multistarrer film ‘London Dreams’ released in the year 2009. In this film, he worked with big stars like Ajay Devgan and Salman Khan. After this, his second film came in the year 2010. The name of this film was ‘Action Replayy’. In this, he played the role of Akshay Kumar and Aishwarya Rai’s son. In the same year, the film ‘Guzaarish’ with Hrithik Roshan and Aishwarya Rai was also released. People noticed him from these films, but did not get the recognition he was looking for.
The year 2013 was great for Aditya Roy Kapur. This year his biggest hit film ‘Aashiqui 2’ came. This film was a super hit at the box office. The songs of the film became very popular. He was paired with Shraddha Kapoor in the film, which was very much liked by the audience.
Aditya’s acting career got a new impetus after the film ‘Aashiqui 2’. After this, he did films like ‘Daawat-e-Ishq,’ ‘Fitoor,’ ‘Dear Zindagi,’ ‘Ok Jaanu,’ ‘Kalank,’ ‘Sadak 2’ and ‘Malang’. Aditya Roy Kapur has high hopes from his upcoming film ‘Om – The Battle Within’.
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