Aditya Roy Kapur is one of the most promising talents among the contemporary actors. He started his career as a VJ in channel V, and different support characters in movies like Namastey London, Action Replay, or Yeh Jawani Hai diwani . Despite coming from a rich and a family with good connection with Bollywood, Aditya has done a great job so far from very basic level at his own effort like any other common man.
Net Worth: $8 million
Income Source: Aditya Roy Kapur has tasted great success at a pretty consistent fashion. His prime source of income is doing movies. Usually, Mr. Kapur demands 8-9 crores for a movie. Especially after the commendable success of Aashiqui 2, and his flawless acting in Yeh Jawani Hai Diwani, his price has hiked drastically. However, his brother Sidharth Roy Kapur, husband of famous actress Vidya Balan is a pretty successful business man.
Born: 16 November 1985 (31 years)
Full Name: Aditya Roy Kapur
Marital Status/ Love life: Being a handsome young man, Aditya has been linked with many females. Initially he was said to be dating MTV VJ Rhea Chakraborty. Bollywood dream girl Hema Malini’s younger sister Ahana Deol’s name has been linked with Aditya as well. However, the most buzzed, and recent affair of him is said to be with recent sensation and his Aashiqui 2 co-actor Shraddha Kapoor. Both have been spotted together in many occasions. Anyway, Aditya is still single officially.
Height/Weight: 6 feet 2 inches, 76 Kgs
Aditya’s family has been well involved with Bollywood. Her mother Salome Roy Kapur was a model, actor and choreographer. Reportedly she has acted in Tu Hi Meri Zindagi, and has choreographed the popular song “Main Shayar Toh nahi” from Bobby. Aditya has done his graduation from St. Xavier’s college, Mumbai. They are three brothers; eldest of them is Siddharth Roy Kapur, the CEO of UTV Motion Pictures. Next, Kunal Roy Kapur is a popular face who has been a part of flicks like Delhi Belly, and Nutanki Saala. Aditya is the youngest in three. His grandfather was director, and producer as well, who has produced movies like Zanjeer.
Aditya was not ambitioned to be an actor. Rather, he wanted to be a cricketer. However, he quit practicing cricket after a few days. He used to work as a VJ in channel V and was having not much idea to join movies. Accidentally, he was called for an audition of London Dreams. At the early stage of his career Aditya has done character roles in flicks like Guzaarish, London dreams, Action Replay, etc. His first appearance in a lead role was in Aashiqui 2, which was a smashing hit. His last release, Dawt-e-Ishq with Parineeti Chopra was a semi hit. Reportedly, he is currently busy with a project along Katrina Kaif in Kashmir.
House and Cars:
Aditya lives at his residence Cuffe Parade in Mumbai. He is having a special interest for cars, though not much interested in bikes. Especially, Aditya loves BMW series, and has been seen moving with his BMW series 5.