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Karan Kapoor Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : January 17, 2021

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Short Biography

Karan Kapoor was born on 17-01-1962 in Mumbai n the state of Maharashtra, India. He is a former Indian Film Actor, Television Actor, Model and Photographer who is known for his work in Bollywood movies.

Other Name: Karan Shashi Kapoor
Other Professions: Television Actor Model Photographer
Appearance: Bollywood

Karan Kapoor Complete Bio & Career

Karan Kapoor debuted in 1978 in Shyam Benegal’s, Junoon which also starred his siblings, Kunal Kapoor and Sanjana Kapoor. He did various British television series like The Jewel in the Crown (1984), South of the Border (1990), The Tooting Lions (1993).
His first mainstream in Bollywood was in the movie, Sultanate in 1986 which also starred Dharmendra, Sunny Deol, and Juhi Chawla. Later on, he did movies like Loha (1987) and Afsar (1988). He has also worked as a model for the brand like Bombay Dyeing. Due to his European looks, he could not do well in the Bollywood industry. His last movie on the reel was 36 Chowringhee Lane which was produced by Shashi’s production post which he went into photography as a profession.
The accomplished professional, Karan Kapoor, presently works as a photographer in Chelsea, London. He won the International Photography Awards in 2009 for his photograph “Old Couple”.
After almost 25 years Karan Kapoor has returned to India to showcase his series of photography exhibitions time & tide which took place in November 2006 in Mumbai and continue in other cities of India throughout 2017.

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Karan Kapoor Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He is the son of famous Indian Actor, Shashi Kapoor and Actress Jennifer Kendal and belongs to the renowned Kapoor clan of Bollywood. He is a grandson of the Prithviraj Kapoor and his uncles were Raj Kapoor and Shammi Kapoor. He lives in London with his wife Lorna and children. The couple is blessed with two children, daughter Aliya and son Zach.

Life's Important Dates Of Karan Kapoor

Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Hazel Brown
Hair Colour Salt & Pepper

Personal Info

Home Town Mumbai
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address London, England, UK
School Bombay International School, Mumbai
College N/A
Qualification N/A
Hobbies Painting & Photography
Marital Status Married
Debut Bollywood Fil - Junoon (1978)
Best Movies Junoon (1978), Sultanat (1986), Loha (1987) among ohers
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website https://www.karankapoor.com


Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Sport Cricket, Football
Favorite Actress Nargis Dutt , Madhubala
Favorite Actor Raj Kapoor
Favorite Film Director Raj Kapoor
Favorite Movie Mera Naam Joker (1970)
Favorite Singer Lata Mangeshkar
Favorite Place New York City
Favorite Dress Jeans, T-shirt

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Karan Kapoor

  • He featured alongside his siblings in his fathers produced film 'Junoon' in the year 1978.
  • He has been a part of various British series such as The Tooting Lions and The Jewel In The Crown among others.
  • His photograph titled 'Old Couple' won him an international photography award.

Karan Kapoor Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

62 years, 5months, 2 days old age Karan Kapoor will turn 63 on 17 January, 2025. Only 6 months, 28 days, 20 hours,10 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Karan Kapoor has celebrated the total number of 62 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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