Kareena Kapoor History Biography and Profile
Kareena Kapoor is an Indian Bollywood actress belongs to Indian movie family. Her father, mother, sister and uncle are Indian actor and actress. Her grandfather was filmmaker of Indian film industries.
Kareena Kapoor History and Biography
Kareena Kapoor father name is Randhir Kapoor and mother name is Babita. Both are Indian actor and actress. Karishma Kapoor is her elder sister and Rishi Kapoor is her uncle; they are also bollywood actor and actress. Raj Kapoor, an Indian filmmaker was her grandfather.
Karina Kapoor was born on 21 September 1980 in filmy family at Mumbai. According to her she was naughty and spoilt child in childhood. During childhood her parents were separated and she was raised with her mother along with her sister Karishma Kapoor.
Education and Qualification
Karina Kapoor got education from jamnabai Narsee School in Mumbai, then from Welham Girls School in Dehradun. After graduation from Welham School, she studied commerce for two years in Mithibai College, Mumbai. She was also registered for three months information technology course at Harvard University, USA. She was then enrolled at Government Law College, Mumbai but discontinued after one year and decided to become an actress.
After discontinuation of Law College she entered an acting institute in Mumbai for acting training. During training Director Rakesh Roshan took her in movie Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai (2000). In this movie Rakesh Roshan’s son Hrithik Roshan was hero. But after several days of filming, Kareena abandoned this movie.
Kareena Kapoor debut movie is Refugee (2000), a war movie by J. P. Dutta, on Indo-Pakistan war of 1971. In this movie hero was Abhishak Bachchan. This movie got moderate box-office success, but her performance was praised. In this movie she was awarded the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut.
Kareena Kapoor latest movies are Singham Returns, Shaukeens and Happy Ending. All three movies are released in 2014.
Kareena Kapoor upcoming movies are Gabbar and Bajrangi Bhaijaan; both movies will be release in 2015.
Famous Movies List
- 3 Idiots
- Jab We Met
- Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham
- Chup Chup Ke
- Main Prem Ki Diwani
- We are Family
- Kyon Ki
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Shahid Kapoor (since 2004 to 2007) and Saif Ali Khan (since 2007 to 2012).
Kareena Kapoor married with Indian actor Saif Ali Khan on 16 October 2012.
Other Lesser Known Facts
Kareena Kapoor does not smoke, but drink alcohol. She turned vegetarian in 2006
Kareena Kapoor Biodata and Profile
- Name: Kareena Kapoor
- Nick Name: Bebo
- Marital status: Married
- Husband Name: Saif Ali Khan
- Date of Birth: 21 September 1980.
- Place of Birth: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
- Nationality: Indian.
- Hometown: Mumbai
- Religion: Hinduism
- Age: (on 21 Sept 2015): 35 years.
- Zodiac Sign: Virgo
- School: Jamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai; then Welham Girls' School, Dehradun.
- College: Mithibai College, Vile Parle, Mumbai; then Government Law College, Mumbai.
- University: Harvard University, USA (3 months for Information Technology).
- Occupation: Actress, Model
- Hobbies: Reading, swimming, horse riding, cooking.
Height Weight and Appearance
- Height: 5’ 4’’ (1.63 m).
- Weight: 57 Kg. (126 pounds)
- Eye Color: Brown
- Hair Color: Brown
- Actor: Raj Kapoor, Shah Rukh Khan
- Actress: Babita, Nargis
- Movies: Breakfast At Tiffany’s, Cat On A Hot Tin Roof, Love Story, Ben Hur.
- Color: Black, red
- Likes: Love watching old movies, visiting her favorite destination London.
Film Background (Filmography)
- Debut Film (2000): Refugee.
- Famous Movies: 3 Idiots.
- Latest Movies (2014): Singham Returns and Happy Ending.
- Upcoming Movies (2015): Gabbar and Bajrangi Bhaijaan.
Family and Relatives (Actor and Actress)
- Great Grandfather: Prithviraj Kapoor (Filmmaker)
- Grandfather – Raj Kapoor
- Grandfather (maternal) – Hari Shivdasani
- Father – Randhir Kapoor
- Mother – Babita
- Spouse : Saif Ali Khan(Husband)
- Sister – Karishma Kapoor
- Brother – NA
- Uncle – Shammi, Shashi, Rishi, and Rajiv
- Aunt – Neetu Singh, Jennifer Kendall & Sadhana
References: gobollywood.com, gulfnews.com, filmibeat.com, starsunfolded.com, wikipedia.org
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