Vaani Kapoor is an Indian actress known for her performance in film, Shuddh Desi Romance (2013).
She belongs to a Hindu family and was born to a furniture exports businessman, Shiv Kapoor and a teacher turned marketing executive, Dimpy Kapoor on 23 August 1988 in Delhi, India. She has an elder sister, Nupur Chopra.
She went to Mata Jai Kaur Public School in Delhi for her schooling and Indira Gandhi National Open University in New Delhi for her bachelor’s degree in tourism.
Vaani did an intern at the Oberoi Hotels and Resorts in Jaipur and used to work at the ITC Hotel. Later, she started her career as a model and has done numerous modelling assignments.
She has also featured in several TV commercials like Cadbury Dairy Milk Silk, Tribhovandas Bhimji Zaveri Jewellery, Lux, etc.
She made her Bollywood debut in 2013 with the film, Shuddh Desi Romance as Tara, and the film was hit at the box office. In 2014, she did a Tamil film, Aaha Kalyanam, in which she played the role of Shruthi Subramaniam. In 2016, she played the lead role of Shyra Gill, opposite Ranveer Singh in the Bollywood film, Befikre.
BIG Star Entertainment Award for Most Entertaining Film Debut (Female) for the film, Shuddh Desi Romance (2013)
Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut for the film, Shuddh Desi Romance (2013)
International Indian Film Academy Award for Star Debut of the Year (Female) for the film, Shuddh Desi Romance (2013)
Star Guild Award for Best Female Debut for the film, Shuddh Desi Romance (2013)
Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut for the film, Shuddh Desi Romance (2013)
Actor: Shah Rukh Khan
Actress: Raveena Tandon
Vaani Kapoor has appeared on various popular magazine covers like Maxim, FHM, Cosmopolitan, Femina Wedding Times, Elle, Vogue, Femina, etc.