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Family members

Father Madanlal
Mother Kamal Shabnam Kapoor
Wife Anupama
Children Kavam, Maahir, Evaan, Aradhita
Ex-wife Arunita

Short biography

Annu Kapoor was 20th February 1956 in Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh state. He was forced to quit his education after completion of his secondary education. He started to work in his father’s Parsi theatre and subsequently joined National School of Drama in 1976. After completion of his graduation he started to work in plays in local theatres. Impressed by his talent director Shyam Benegal offered him a role in Bollywood film Mandi in 1983 which marked the film debut for Annu Kapoor.

During his several decades acting career he appeared in TV serials, Games shows etc. His performance in Bollywood film Vicky Donor in 2012 co-starring Ayushmann Khurrana, Yami Gautam, Puja Gupta and Annu Kapoor, he earned National Film Award for his role in the film. He hosted television singing show Antakshari – The Great Challenge produced by Zee TV.

Annu Kapoor family members’ names and photos

Parents

He was born to Madanlal, a theatre owner and Kamal Shabnam Kapoor, a poetess and teacher. His mother knows several languages including Punjabi, Marathi, Marwadi, Gujarati etc.

Brother

He has an elder brother named Ranjit Kapoor, a film director. His younger brother named Nikhil is a lyricist.

Annu Kapoor brother Ranjit Kapoor
brother Ranjit Kapoor

Sister

He has a sister named Seema who is also an actress.

Wife and children [3 sons]

He was married to Anupama, American by birth and the couple gave birth to three sons named Kavam, Maahir, and Evaan. The couple remarried in 2008 after Annu Kapoor broke up with his second wife.

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Ex-wife and children [1 daughter]

He was married to his second wife Arunita in Feb 1995 in Kolkata and the couple gave birth to a daughter named Aradhita.

Annu Kapoor Ex-wife Arunita