Anil kapoor ( born 24 December 1959) is an iconic Indian actor and producer who mainly appears in Bollywood films.
Anil Kapoor made his Bollywood debut with Umesh Mehra's Hamare Tumhare (1979) in a supporting role. He first won acclaim for his roles in Yash Chopra's drama Mashaal (1984) for which he won a Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award and Shekhar Kapur's sci-fi Mr. India (1987).After a series of successful films, Kapoor earned his first Filmfare Best Actor Award for his performance in N. Chandra's Tezaab in 1988, and later for Indra Kumar's Beta in 1992. Since then, he has starred in a number of critical and commercial successes, including Virasat (1997), for which he won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance; Biwi No.1 (1999); Taal (1999), for which he won his second Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award.Pukar (2000), for which he won his first National Film Award for Best Actor.
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Mashaal(1983)-Winner, Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award.
Tezaab(1988)-Winner, Filmfare Best Actor Award.
Beta(1992)-Winner, Filmfare Best Actor Award
Virasat(1998)-Winner, Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance.
Taal(1999)-Winner, Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award.
Pukar(2000)-Winner, National Film Award for Best Actor.
Slumdog Millionaire(2008)-Winner, Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture.
In 1984, he married Sunita Kapoor (nee Bhambhani) and has two daughters and a son. Kapoor's elder daughter is the actress Sonam Kapoor. Rhea Kapoor attend school in New York and is now a producer in Mumbai and his son Harsh is in California attending Chapman University.