Family members

Father Mr. Roy Kapur
Mother Salome Roy Kapur
Brothers Siddharth Roy Kapur, Kunaal Roy Kapur
Sister in laws Vidya Balan, Shayonti


Short biography

Aditya Roy Kapoor was born on 16th November 1985 into a Punjabi family in Mumbai, Maharashtra state. He attended G. D. Somani Memorial School, Mumbai and St. Xavier’s College, Mumbai. During his childhood days he dreamt of becoming a cricketer but after sixth standard he changed his mind.

He had no dreams of becoming an actor and never took professional acting training. He briefly took dancing lessons and few classed to improve his Hindi accent. He started his career as VJ on Channel V and his film debut was with London Dreams in 2009 co-starring Salman Khan, Ajay Devgan, Asin and Om Puri. His first major role was with Aashiqui 2 in lead role co-starring Shraddha Kapoor and Shaad Randhawa, which turned out to be a blockbuster hit of the year.

Aditya Roy Kapoor / kapur family members’ names and photos


He was born to Mr. Roy Kapur, Punjabi ex-army man and Salome Roy Kapur, a model. His mother won the title of Eve’s Weekly Miss India 1972 and subsequently worked for movies like Tu Hi Meri Zindagi etc.

Aditya Roy Kapoor Parents father Mr. Roy Kapur

Aditya Roy Kapoor Parents mother Salome Roy Kapur


He has two elder brothers Siddharth Roy Kapur and Kunaal Roy Kapur. Siddharth Roy Kapur is CEO of UTV Motion Pictures is married to Bollywood actress Vidya Balan. Kunaal Roy Kapur is also an actor and married to Shayonti.

Aditya Roy Kapoor Brother Siddharth Roy Kapur and sister in law Vidya Balan
Aditya Roy Kapoor & Vidya Balan
Aditya Roy Kapoor Brother Kunaal Roy Kapur and sister in law Shayonti
Aditya Roy Kapoor & Shayonti