Shraddha Kapoor is an Indian actress who is popularly known for her role of Arohi Keshav Shirke in the film, Aashiqui 2 (2013).
She belongs to a Hindu family and was born on 3 March 1987 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
Her Punjabi father, Shakti Kapoor is an actor and her Marathi mother, Shivangi Kolhapure is an actress. Her brother, Siddhanth Kapoor is also an actor and director.
Initially, she was dating actor, Aditya Roy Kapur.
After that, Shraddha had an affair with actor, Farhan Akhtar.
Currently, she is dating photographer, Rohan Shrestha.
Shraddha Kapoor went to Jamnabai Narsee School in Mumbai and American School of Bombay in Mumbai for her schooling. She also went to Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts for her major in psychology but she dropped out to pursue her career in acting.
She started her acting career in 2010 by playing the role of Aparna Khanna in Leena Yadav’s Bollywood film, Teen Patti. After that, she has worked in several films like Luv Ka The End (2011), Aashiqui 2 (2013), Ek Villain (2014), Haider (2014), ABCD 2 (2015), Baaghi (2016), Rock On 2 (2016), Ok Jaanu (2017), Half Girlfriend (2017), Stree (2018), Batti Gul Meter Chalu (2018), etc.
In 2017, she portrayed the character of Haseena Parkar in biographical crime film, Haseena Parkar.
Shraddha has also made her special appearance in songs like “Dance Basanti” of film, Ungli (2014) and “High Rated Gabru” of film, Nawabzaade (2018).
Lions Gold Award for Favourite Promising Actor (Female) for the film, Teen Patti (2010)
Stardust Award for Best Actress for the film, Luv Ka The End (2011)
BIG Star Entertainment Award for Best Romantic Couple for the film, Aashiqui 2 (2013)
Lions Gold Award for New Heartthrob Film Actor in Lead Role – Female for the film, Aashiqui 2 (2013)
Screen Award for Jodi No. 1 (along with Aditya Roy Kapur) for the film, Aashiqui 2 (2013)
Star Guild Award for Jodi of the Year (along with Aditya Roy Kapur) for the film, Aashiqui 2 (2013)
Global Indian Music Academy Award for Best Celebrity Singer of the Year for the film, Ek Villain (2014)
Actor: Amitabh Bachchan, Hrithik Roshan
Actress: Waheeda Rehman, Sridevi
Shraddha Kapoor is a trained dancer.
She has appeared on various popular magazine covers like Femina, Grazia, Bazaar, Filmfare, Cosmopolitan, Verve, etc.
She is a tea lover.
Shraddha is a certified Scuba Diver.
In 2015, she launched her clothing line, Imara.
She is an avid dog lover and has a dog named Shyloh.