21 things to know about Shraddha Kapoor
The daughter of actors Shakti and Shivangi Kapoor was born in Mumbai on March 3, 1987. Since making her debut in 2010, she has starred in several hit films such as “Aashiqui 2” (2013), “Ek Villain” (2014), “Haider” (2014), “Any Body Can Dance 2” (2015), “Baaghi” (2016), “Stree” (2018) and “Chhichhore” (2019). Here is a look at some interesting things to know about her.
She did her schooling from Jamnabai Narsee School in Juhu, Mumbai, and later shifted to the American School of Bombay, where her schoolmates were her “Baaghi” co-star Tiger Shroff (pictured) and Athiya Shetty.
She enrolled in Boston University to study psychology but dropped out after one year to pursue a career in films.
She was offered her first film at the age of 16. In an interview to Filmfare, her father revealed that Salman Khan offered her a film after watching her play at Boston University. However, she rejected the role as she wanted to concentrate on her studies.
(Pictured) With her father (L), mother (2nd L) and brother Siddhant Kapoor at The Leela Palace in New Delhi on Jan. 31, 2016.
She got her debut role after she was spotted on Facebook by producer Ambika Hinduja, who cast her for “Teen Patti” (2010) alongside Amitabh Bachchan and Ben Kingsley.