Articles about Annu Kapoor

Born on February 20, 1956, as Anil Kapoor, Annu Kapoor, is an Indian actor, singer, director, radio jockey, and television host who has several awards and accolades under his belt. Known for his comedic roles, in a career spanning 40 years, Kapoor has appeared in more than 100 movies. Hailing from a family of Indian revolutionaries, Kapoor studied at the National School of Drama. Kapoor made his Bollywood debut with a cameo in ‘Kaala Patthar’ (1979), which starred Bollywood Superstar Amitabh Bachchan. Between 1983 and 2021, he appeared in some of the critically acclaimed and commercially successful movies including ‘Tezaab’ (1988), ‘ChaalBaaz’ (1990), ‘Ghayal’ (1991), ‘Hum’ (1991), ‘Darr’ (1993), ‘Arjun Pandit’ (1999), ‘Vicky Donor’ (2012) and ‘Shaukeen’ (2014). He is best known for hosting ‘Titan Antakshari’ (1993-2007) which aired on Zee TV. As of 2021, Kapoor has appeared in over fifteen Television shows. He has also presented ‘Golden Era With Annu Kapoor’ which aired on Mastii and ‘Suhanna Safar with Annu Kapoor’ on 92.7 Big FM. Kapoor has been conferred with two National Film Awards, one Filmfare Awards, and two Indian Television Academy Awards, as of 2021. His sister, Seema Kapoor, is married to actor Om Puri.

'Chehre' title track review: Duplicity of humans comes to fore

24 Aug 2021

Entertainment
'Chehre' title track review: Duplicity of humans comes to fore

Amitabh Bachchan and Emraan Hashmi's suspense thriller Chehre is finally ready to hit the big screens on August 27.

'Chehre' trailer: Amitabh Bachchan traps Emraan Hashmi in mind game

17 Aug 2021

Entertainment
'Chehre' trailer: Amitabh Bachchan traps Emraan Hashmi in mind game

Amitabh Bachchan and Emraan Hashmi will keep you hooked to the screen in their upcoming thriller, Chehre.

Naseeruddin Shah's son Vivaan tests positive for COVID-19

03 Nov 2020

Entertainment
Naseeruddin Shah's son Vivaan tests positive for COVID-19

Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah's younger son, actor Vivaan Shah has tested positive for COVID-19.

Six of the best Bollywood sleeper hits of the decade

23 Dec 2019

Entertainment
Six of the best Bollywood sleeper hits of the decade

They came, they struggled, and then they conquered.

Rs. 4.76cr: That's how much Emraan Hashmi's new Lamborghini costs

12 Jul 2019

Entertainment
Rs. 4.76cr: That's how much Emraan Hashmi's new Lamborghini costs

Emraan Hashmi, last seen in Why Cheat India, became a proud owner of a brand new Lamborghini Aventador.

Badshah 'nervous' about making acting debut opposite Sonakshi: Read details

11 Feb 2019

Entertainment
Badshah 'nervous' about making acting debut opposite Sonakshi: Read details

Punjabi singer-rapper Badshah, who has won our hearts with several chartbuster numbers, is all set to add another feather to his cap.

Gandhi Jayanti celebrations: 'Mushaira' to be held in Mumbai

23 Oct 2018

Mumbai
Gandhi Jayanti celebrations: 'Mushaira' to be held in Mumbai

A "Mushaira" based on the theme of Mahatma Gandhi's teachings will be held in Mumbai on Friday as part of a series of such Urdu poetry symposiums being organized by the Ministry of Minority Affairs to commemorate the 150th birth anniversary of the Father of the Nation.

Actress Natasha Suri suffers a horrific accident during bungee jumping

21 Mar 2018

Entertainment
Actress Natasha Suri suffers a horrific accident during bungee jumping

Bollywood actress and former Miss India Natasha Suri, who was in Indonesia pertaining to professional commitments, has met with an unfortunate incident.

Jolly LLB-2 cast, crew summoned in Bata defamation case

15 Feb 2017

Entertainment
Jolly LLB-2 cast, crew summoned in Bata defamation case

Akshay Kumar, Annu Kapoor and makers of the film Jolly LLB 2 were summoned by a Delhi court in a defamation case filed by Bata India Limited for using "derogatory remarks and defamatory references in the first official trailer of the movie."