February 05, 2023

Vinod Kapri (Director) Biography, Age, Height, Wife, Children, Family, Facts, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : March 21, 2022

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Short Biography

Vinod Kapri was born on 15-08-1972 in Secunderabad, Hyderabad in the state of Telangana, India. He is an Indian Film Director, Screenwriter, Television Producer, Television Director, Documentary Filmmaker & Journalist who is known for his work in Bollywood.

Vinod Kapri Complete Bio & Career

Vinod Kapri took birth in a mediocre family in Secunderabad, the village of Andra Pradesh, and originated from Kumaoni Community. He got his initial education from Kendriya Vidyalaya in Andra Pradesh. After that, due to his father's job in the army, he has to change his school many times. Thus, the television personality attended schools in Udhampur, Siliguri, Jammu & Kashmir, West Bengal, and Bareilly. Vinod has a good interest in writing stories. When Kapri was in 9th standard, he wrote his first short story. At the age of 16 years, his first short story was published in 1987 in the Amar Ujala Newspaper. With the running time, his articles were liked and he started publishing in other newspapers such as Dainik Hindustan, Dainik Jagran, Dainik Aaj, and so on. When he was just 19 years old, the famous personality launched his "Indian Econo Patrika" monthly magazine.

In 1992, Vinod professionally initiated his career with the Hindi newspaper Jansandesh at the age of 20 years but quit the job after a few months. In the same year, he started work in Dainik Jagran as an intern. The filmmaker spent four months here and due to his passion for his work, he was signed by the popular newspaper "Amar Ujala" as their official reporter. Later on, he was promoted to the position of Sub-editor. After that, he worked with the Zee News news channel. In 1996, Mr. Kapri became a political reporter and took the headache of Uttar Pradesh Bureau Chief. Additionally, the writer served himself as an anchor foZee India TV. He also did many documentaries like Mahakumbh of Allahabad, Doms of Benares, Homosexuals, Dalai Lama, and so on.

Furthermore, Mr. Vinod also tried his luck in making movies. He made his debut movie in 2014 with the film "Can't Take This Shit Anymore". The movie was a super hit and he got a Filmfare award for his work. Along with this, the director made other movies such as "Miss Tanakpur Haazir Ho" (2015), "Pihu" (2018), and "1232 KMS" (2021). Now, he is working on his future projects.


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Vinod Kapri Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Father Army Officer (Name Not Known)
Mother Name Not Known
Brother Not Known
Sister Not Known
Wife Sakshi Joshi (Marrige Date: 30-11-2009) 
Son Aaryaman Kapri
Daughter Not Known

He married journalist Sakshi Joshi on 30-11-2009 and together has a son named Aaryaman Kapri.

Vinod Kapri with his wife Sakshi Joshi, son & other family members

Life's Important Dates Of Vinod Kapri

Body Measurements

Chest Size 40
Biceps Size 14
Waist Size 32
Skin Colour Wheatish
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Pithoragarh, Uttarakhand, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
School Kendriya Vidyalaya No.1 J.R.C, Cantt Bareilly
College Bareilly College, Bareilly, Uttar Pradesh
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Writing, Reading, Travelling
Marital Status Married
Debut Bollywood Film - Miss Tanakpur Haazir Ho (2015)
Best Movies Miss Tanakpur Haazir Ho (2015), Pihu (2018) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth N/A
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Blue
Favorite Player Sachin Tendulkar
Favorite Sport Cricket
Favorite Politician Narendra Modi
Favorite Dress Suits

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Vinod Kapri

  • Vinod Kapri is an Indian screenwriter, filmmaker, producer, and famous journalist who is known for his writings on contemporary issues.
  • In 2014, the author received National Award for his movie "Can't Take This Shit Anymore".
  • On 30 November 2009, Mr. Vinod got married to Sakshi Joshi and has a son.
  • The producer has earned 376k followers on his official Twitter account where he shared some important information related to his life and the latest movies with his fans.
  • On 28 May 2021, he released his book "1232 the Long Journey Home". People can also buy it from amazon.

His wife, Sakshi Joshi posted a video of Pradeep Mehra, a 19 years young boy

Vinod Kapri Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

50 years, 5months, 21 days old age Vinod Kapri will turn 51 on 15 August, 2023. Only 6 months, 9 days, 6 hours,41 minutes has left for his next birthday.

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Vinod Kapri has celebrated the total number of 51 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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