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Shraddha Kapoor was born on 3rd March 1989 in Mumbai, Maharashtra state into a Punjabi-Marathi family. She attended Jamnabai Narsee School and American School of Bombay, both in Mumbai. She used to play soccer and handball during her college days, representing her college in inter-college competitions.
Film producer Ambika Hinduja saw her picture on Facebook and offered her the role in Teen Patti co-starring Amitabh Bachchan, R. Madhavan and Ben Kingsley released in 2010. She earned nomination for Filmfare Best Female Debut Award for her role in the film. She subsequently appeared in numerous box office hits like Aashiqui 2 co-starring Aditya Roy Kapoor and Shaad Randhawa, Ek Villain co-starring Sidharth Malhotra, Riteish Deshmukh and Kamaal R Khan, Haider co-starring Shahid Kapoor, Tabu and Kay Kay Menon, ABCD 2 co-starring Prabhu Deva, Varun Dhawan and Lauren Gottlieb, among other films.
Apart from films she is also a very successful model and endorsed reputed brands like Lakmé, Lipton, Veet, Wella,, Gitanjali , Vaseline, Titan etc.
Shraddha Kapoor family members’ names, childhood and photos
She was born to Bollywood actor Shakti Kapoor and Shivangi Kapoor. Shakti Kapoor is of Punjabi descent and mother Shivangi Kapoor is of Marathi descent.
She has an elder brother named Siddhanth Kapoor, an actor and director.
Her maternal aunts Padmini Kolhapure and Tejaswini Kolhapure are also popular actress in Bollywood.
Popular Bhojpuri actor Sikandar Kharbanda is her cousin from her father side.