Shahid Kapor is the son of actors Pankaj Kapur and Neelima Azim. After appearing in a number of TV commercials and music videos, Shahid debuted in Bollywood with Ishq Vishk in 2003.
Hailed as a promising actor, Shahid delivered a series of duds. He finally achieved commercial success with Vivaah in 2006. He followed this with his post break-up with Kareena release, Jab We Met. He also delivered critical and commercial successes with Kismat Konnection and Kaminey. He is now rumoured to be dating Priyanka Chopra.