Anil Kapoor, who turns 65 on December 24, is clearly a family man, as evidenced by this photo taken on the occasion of his younger daughter Rhea Kapoor’s wedding.
Anil Kapoor was born in Mumbai, Maharashtra, on December 24, 1956. He attended Chembur’s Our Lady of Perpetual Succour High School and Mumbai’s St. Xavier’s College.
In 1979, he made his Bollywood debut in Hamare Tumhare, playing a minor role. With 1980, he made his feature film debut in Vamsa Vruksham. He rose to prominence after acting alongside Dilip Kumar, Waheeda Rehman, Rati Agnihotri, Gulshan Grover, and Alok Nath in the 1984 film Mashaal, for which he won his first Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor.
During his decades-long career, he appeared in films such as Meri Jung, which co-starred Meenakshi Sheshadri, Javed Jaffrey, Nutan Behl, and Amrish Puri, Karma, which co-starred Sridevi, Naseeruddin Shah, Dilip Kumar, and Jackie Shroff, Mr. India, which co-starred Sri Devi, Amrish Puri, Satish Kaushik, and Annu Kapoor.
In 2002, he made his cinematic debut with Badhaai Ho Badhaai, which starred Shilpa Shetty and Keerti Reddy. His latter films include My Wife’s Murder, Gandhi-My Father, and Shortkut.