Articles about Pankaj Kapur

A recipient of numerous National Film Awards and the father of Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, Pankaj Kapur is an Indian film, theater, and television actor. In his childhood, he was always intrigued by the entertainment industry. Hence he attended the National School of Drama (NSD) to turn his passion into a career. After graduating from NSD, Kapur became a part of different theater groups for four years and worked in a lot of plays such as 'Mohandas B.A.L.L.B.' and 'Albert's Bridge', among others. He made his film debut with Shyam Benegal's 'Arohan' (1982). The 1982 film 'Gandhi' highlighted him in the mainstream film industry, followed by 'Mandi', 'Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro', 'Khamosh', and many more over the next few years. In 1989, he received his first National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor in the movie 'Raakh'. He started appearing on television from 1986 onwards and gained fame from his comic roles. He will be next seen in the upcoming 2021 movie 'Jersey', in which he plays the role of a coach.

'Jab Khuli Kitaab': Saurabh Shukla directs Pankaj Kapur, Dimple Kapadia

22 Dec 2021

'Jab Khuli Kitaab': Saurabh Shukla directs Pankaj Kapur, Dimple Kapadia

Senior actors Dimple Kapadia and Pankaj Kapur are all set to share the screen space.

'Jersey' trailer: Shahid Kapoor devotes his all for his son

23 Nov 2021

'Jersey' trailer: Shahid Kapoor devotes his all for his son

After a long wait, Shahid Kapoor is here to greet us in his Jersey avatar.

My ambition is to do justice to every opportunity: Shahid

27 Sep 2021

My ambition is to do justice to every opportunity: Shahid

Bollywood star Shahid Kapoor says he is fortunate to realize his dream of becoming an actor and hopes to develop his craft to the best of his ability.

Yami Gautam to star in Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury's 'Lost'

13 Jul 2021

Yami Gautam to star in Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury's 'Lost'

Actor Yami Gautam is set to headline Lost, the upcoming investigative drama to be directed by filmmaker Aniruddha Roy Chowdhury.

Shahid Kapoor seeks 'fun' roles after wife Mira's rant

11 Jan 2021

Shahid Kapoor seeks 'fun' roles after wife Mira's rant

After delivering some critically-acclaimed performances, Shahid Kapoor is now looking to play easy roles. Wondering why?

'Madam Chief Minister': Richa Chadha-starrer to release on January 22

04 Jan 2021

'Madam Chief Minister': Richa Chadha-starrer to release on January 22

Bollywood actor Richa Chadha is all set to impress fans with her upcoming film, Madam Chief Minister.

Shahid to make web debut with Raj & DK's series?

13 Oct 2020

Shahid to make web debut with Raj & DK's series?

Shahid Kapoor is on a roll!

Shahid Kapoor takes Rs. 8 crore pay cut for 'Jersey'

05 Oct 2020

Shahid Kapoor takes Rs. 8 crore pay cut for 'Jersey'

Shahid Kapoor is setting an example for fellow stars as he has reportedly decided to take a massive Rs. 8 crore cut in his salary for the upcoming movie Jersey.

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

29 Apr 2020

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

Irrfan Khan did not merely act in movies. He got under the skin of his characters, he breathed and lived them.

'Taj Mahal 1989' review: Old wine in a new bottle

15 Feb 2020

'Taj Mahal 1989' review: Old wine in a new bottle

A web series with an intriguing title such as Taj Mahal 1989 should ideally have a gratifying sense of connection with either the monument or that decade.

5 Bollywood stars who went for arranged marriage

27 May 2019

5 Bollywood stars who went for arranged marriage

Love and Bollywood go hand-in-hand. Our favorite Bollywood stars have reflected many times that every love story is magical with flowery dating scenes and paparazzi all around.

Pankaj Kapoor is full of joy on grandson Zain's arrival

09 Sep 2018

Pankaj Kapoor is full of joy on grandson Zain's arrival

Pankaj Kapoor has all the reasons to celebrate these days, as the actor became a proud grandfather of a baby boy on September 5.

Shahid Kapoor and Mira reveal name of their newborn son

07 Sep 2018

Shahid Kapoor and Mira reveal name of their newborn son

Actor Shahid Kapoor and his wife Mira, who welcomed their second baby recently, have named him 'Zain Kapoor'.

'Zabaan Sambhal Ke' is coming back, this time on ALTBalaji

18 Aug 2018

'Zabaan Sambhal Ke' is coming back, this time on ALTBalaji

One of the most popular sitcoms of 1990s 'Zabaan Sambhal Ke' is coming back on ALTBalaji, the streaming platform confirmed.

#DoseOfPatriotism: 5 Bollywood films which accurately depict the Kargil War

26 Jul 2018

#DoseOfPatriotism: 5 Bollywood films which accurately depict the Kargil War

The Kargil war or the 1999 Indo-Pak war is an unforgettable event in our country's history.

#FathersDay: 6 times real-life father-children jodis played together in movies

17 Jun 2018

#FathersDay: 6 times real-life father-children jodis played together in movies

The bond between a father and his son or daughter is one of the purest ones. Over the years, our film industry has churned out numerous movies based on this relationship.

Thanks to Mumbai's sky-high prices, 1.09 lakh apartments lying unsold

21 Mar 2018

Thanks to Mumbai's sky-high prices, 1.09 lakh apartments lying unsold

Mumbai, which rules the country's property market, has seen sluggish real estate trade recently.

Shatrughan Sinha to star in PM Narendra Modi's biopic

06 Mar 2018

Shatrughan Sinha to star in PM Narendra Modi's biopic

Till now, we have seen several films based on the lives of some prominent personalities, but none of them were as grand as this.

Misha was called 'pouty beauty' leaving Shahid upset, obviously!

08 Feb 2018

Misha was called 'pouty beauty' leaving Shahid upset, obviously!

As a star kid, Misha stays in the media limelight constantly. However, not being able to draw a line between sanity and creepiness, a portal called her 'pouty beauty' and said she would bring her 'angelic sex appeal' to Yash and Roohi's birthday party.