Bollywod Actor Bollywood Pankaj Kapoor

Pankaj Kapoor Career & Biography | Age, Height, Movies, More


pankaj kapoor is a lovely Indian Theatre, TV and film actor, hailing from Punjab, India. He won national awards for three times and considered as the “Walking Acting school of India” Along with Naseeruddin Shah, Om Puri, Irrfan Khan, Kay Kay Menon, Manoj Bajpayee and Nawazuddin Siddiqui. In his career he has appeared in several television serials and films. He is the father of Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor. He won a several awards and accolades for his brilliant works.

Early and personal life:

Pankaj Kapoor was born on 29 May 1954 in Ludhiana, Punjab, India. He completed his graduation from National School of Drama. He appeared in many art films in his career and was applauded by the film critics. He was married to Neelima Azeem and later married Supriya Pathak after the separation. Popular Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor is his son

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Real Name : Pankaj Kapur

Nickname : Pankaj

Profession : Actor and Director (Hindi)

Age : 63 Years

Date of Birth : 29 May 1954

Birthplace : Ludhiana, Punjab, India

Nationality : Indian

Star Sign/ Zodiac Sign : Gemini

Caste : Hindu

Hometown : Ludhiana, Punjab, India

Debut : Film Debut : Arohan (1982)

TV Debut : Karamchand (1985–1988)

Height, Weight & Body Measurements       

Height in Centimeters : 168 cm

Height in meters : 1.68 m

Height in Inches : 5’ 6”

Weight in Kilograms : 80 kg

Weight in Pounds : 176 lbs

Body Measurements : 42-36-12 Inches

Chest Size : 42 Inches

Waist Size : 36 Inches

Biceps Size : 12 Inches

Shoe Size : 10 Inches

Eye Color : Dark Brown

Hair Color : White

Family and Relatives 

Father : Not Known (College Principal)

Mother :  Not Known

Brother : Not Known

Sister : Not Known

Religion : Hinduism

Affairs, Girlfriends and Marital Status     

Marital Status : Married

Girlfriends :Not Known

Wife/ Spouse : Neelima Azeem (Divorced)

                            Supriya Pathak (Actress)

Son : Shahid Kapoor (Actor) and Ruhaan Kapoor

Daughter : Sanah Kapoor

Education and School, College      

Educational Qualification : Engineer

School  :Not Available

College/ University : Government College, Ludhiana National School of Drama (NSD), New Delhi

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Favorites Things and Like & Dislike          

Favorite Actor : Dilip Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Robert De Niro, Dustin Hoffman, Marlon Brando and Rajesh Khanna

Favorite  Actress : Not Available

Favorite Color  :Not Available

Favorite Food : Rajma Chawal and Pakodas

Favorite Movie : Not Available

Hobbies : Writing

Money Factor            

Net Worth : Not Available

Salary : Not Available

Contact Address      

House Address : Yari Road, Mumbai

Phone Number : Not Available

Email Id : Not Available

Website : Not Available





Pankaj Kapoor started his career in theatre after graduating from National School of Drama, and he worked there for four years before making his debut in the film industry. He made his debut in 1982 with the epic biographical drama film Gandhi directed and produced by Richard Attenborough. In the same year he appeared in another film Aadharshila along with Naseeruddin Shah and Anita Kanwar. Afterwards he appeared in a string of art films with leading art film directors including Shyam Benegal’s Mandi (1983), Kundan Shah’s comedy Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro again in 1983. In 1989, he appeared in the film Raakhalong with Aamir Khan and Supriya Pathak playing a supporting role. It was emerged as a major critical success winning him accolades including National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor. In the same year he made his debut in Punjabi film with Marhi Da Deeva where he played the lead role opposite Supriya Pathak. Pankaj Kapoor made his debut in Tamil film playing a small role in Roja (1992). He moved to Tv in 1985 and appeared in the serial Karamchand playing the role of Karamchand jasoos(detective) where he was active till 1988 and later appeared in several TV Serials frequently. In 1991, Kapoor won National Film Award – Special Jury Award for his lead performance in the film Ek Doctor Ki Maut opposite Shabana Azmi. He appeared in the film Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon featuring Hrithik Roshan, Kareena Kapoor and Abhishek Bachchan. In the same year he acted alongside Irrfan Khan, Tabu and Masumeh Makhija in an adaptation of the play Macbeth by Shakespeare titled Maqbool. The film showed average success at the box office and became a major critical success. The film was screened at several international festivals like Toronto International Film Festival and Cannes Film Festival in 2004. His performance in the film was highly acclaimed by the critics and he won National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor and Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor.



He played several negative roles in the films and he was nominated for Filmfare Best Villain Award for his villainous role in the film Dus. He ventured into film directing in 2011 and directed the film Mausam starring, his son Shahid Kapoor, opposite Sonam Kapoor. It was an average grosser at the box office and received positive reviews from the critics, Bollywood Hungama gave it 4 out of 5 stars and said: “Mausam is a fantastic album and has all the ingredients that make for a popular soundtrack”. Pankaj Kapoor made his directorial debut back in 1998 with the TV serial Mohandas B.A.L.L.B.




1981 Hari Hondal Bargadar : Share Cropper

1982 Gandhi

1983 Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro

1984 Mohan Joshi Hazir Ho!

1985 Aghaat

1986 Chameli Ki Shaadi

1987 Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin

1988 Main Zinda Hoon

1989 Kamla Ki Maut

1990 Ek Doctor Ki Maut


1992 Roja

1993 The Burning Season

1995 Ram Jaane

2002 Jackpot Do Karode           

2003 Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon

2005 The Blue Umbrella

2007 Dharm

2008 Halla Bol

2011 Chala Musaddi Office Office

2013 Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola

2015 Shaandaar

As a Director

Mausam (2011) Starring Shahid Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Jaspal Bhatti

Mohandas B.A.L.L.B. (1998)

TV Series

Karamchand (1985–1988)

Mungerilal Ke Haseen Sapne (1989-1990)

Zabaan Sambhalke (1993) …. Mohan Bharti

Neem Ka Ped (1991) …. Budhai Ram

Phatichar (1991)

Lifeline with Vijaya Mehta

Mohandas B.A.L.L.B.

Office Office (2000) …. Musaddilal

Discovery Of India

Tehreer…. Munshi Premchand Ki – Godaan by Doordarshan (2004)

Kab Tak Pukaroon

Naya Office Office (2006–2009)


1989 National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor, Raakh

1990: Nominated: Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award, Raakh

1991: National Film Award – Special Jury Award: Ek Doctor Ki Maut

2002: Indian Telly Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role for Office Office

2003: Indian Telly Award for Best Actor in a Comic Role for Office Office

2004: National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor, Maqbool

2005: Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor, Maqbool

2006: Nominated: Filmfare Best Villain Award for Dus

2007–08 Best Actor National Award by Journalist Association of India

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In this pic we can see a lovely pose of  Pankaj Kapoor  where his beard was looking lovely. He was trying to say something with his eye. Overall he was looking lovely and adorable . 

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