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Sanjay Kapoor was born October 17, 1965 is an Indian actor and film producer. He is known for starring in the hit Bollywood film Raja as Raja and Anant Mathur on Dil Sambhal Jaa Zara airing on Star Plus.

He is the founder and director of Sanjay Kapoor Entertainment Private Limited with his wife Maheep Sandhu. The first film produced by their production company was Tevar.

Sanjay Kapoor

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Sanjay Kapoor: Biography

Full NameSanjay Surinder Kapoor
ProfessionActor & Film Producer
Years Active1995-Present
Date of BirthOctober 17, 1965
Age (In 2022)57 Years
Birth PlaceChembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra
ResidenceAndheri (West), Mumbai, Maharashtra
EthnicitySouth Asian
Mother TonguePunjabi
HeightIn centimeters- 175 cm
In meters- 1.75 m
In Feet Inches- 5ft 9in
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Marital StatusMarried
Wife/SpouseMaheep Sandhu

Marriage DateDecember 9, 1998

Girlfriend(s)/Affair(s)Hanna Eliasson (Brain Surgeon)

Sangeeta Jani (Art of Living) 

Anupama Jhaver

Son(s)Jahaan Kapoor

DaughterShanaya Kapoor

FatherLate Surinder Kapoor (Film producer)

MotherNirmal Kapoor

Sister(s)Reena Kapoor Marwah

Brother(s)Anil Kapoor (Bollywood Actor)
Boney Kapoor (Film producer)

Other Relative(s)
Nephew(s)Mohit Marwah

Akshay Marwah

Arjun Kapoor

Harshvardhan Kapoor

Niece(s)Sonam Kapoor

Rhea Kapoor

Anshula Kapoor

Jhanvi Kapoor

Khushi Kapoor

Father-in-lawTej Singh Sandhu (Chartered Accountant)
Mother-in-lawNamita Sandhu
Brother-in-law(s)Hartej Sandhu (Maheep Sandhu’s brother)
Sandeep Marwah (Reena Marwah’s husband)

Sunita Bhavnani Kapoor
SchoolNot Known
CollegeNot Attended
Educational QualificationSchool dropout
Debut MoviePrem (1995)

MoviesFashion Street (2022)
The Zoya Factor (2019)
Mission Mangal (2019)
Lust Stories (2018)
Shaandaar (2015)
Prince (2010)
Luck By Chance (2009)
Julie (2004)
LOC Kargil (2003)
Darna Mana Hai (2003)
Qayamat: City Under Threat (2003)
Shakti: The Power (2002)
Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe (2002)
Sirf Tum (1999)
Auzaar (1997)
Mohabbat (1997)
Kartavya (1995)
Raja (1995)
Prem (1995)
Short filmSleeping Partner (2020)
TV Show(s)Dil Sambhal Jaa Zara (2017-18)
Karishma – The Miracles of Destiny (2003-04)
Web SeriesThe Fame Game (2022)
The Last Hour (2021)
The Gone Game (2020)
Fashion Street (2020)
FamJam (2019)

Sanjay Kapoor: Family Background

Kapoor was born to Nirmal Kapoor and film producer Surinder Kapoor. He has three older siblings Boney Kapoor, Anil Kapoor and Reena Marwah. He married his longtime girlfriend and former actress Maheep Sandhu in 1997. The couple have two children, Shanaya and Jahaan Kapoor. Actors Sonam Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, Janhvi Kapoor, Mohit Marwah and Harshvardhan Kapoor, and producer Rhea Kapoor are his nephews and nieces. Prithviraj Kapoor’s Kapoor family are also his distant relatives since Prithviraj Kapoor was his father’s cousin.

Sanjay Kapoor: Career

Sanjay Kapoor was born in a filmy family and hence he was destined to be an actor. He was not helped by the cause that his first film Prem was delayed for as many as 5 years. The film also boomed at the box office. After which his next release Raja was a super hit. But it was Madhuri Dixit was largely credit for the success of that movie. After which his films started getting flop one after the other and from a lead actor, he started playing supporting or negative roles.

His performance as a villain in  Koi Mere Dil Se Poochhe was widely appreciated. After which, he was mostly seen in brief roles and finally turned producer with the film Kya Time Hai Yaar in 2009. The film failed to make an impact and he produced a couple of more films after that like It’s My Life and Tevar. 

In addition to the silver screen, he has also appeared on a small screen with the shows like Karishma – The Miracles of Destiny (2003-2004) and Dil Sambhal Jaa Zara (2017-2018), The Last Hour (2019), Fashion Street (2020) & The Gone Game (2020). In 2019, he acted in a director Harsha’s Kannada film Seetharama Kalyana. In the same year, he acted in Netflix web series FamJam opposite Supriya Pilgaonkar & Radhika Madan.

Sanjay Kapoor: Networth

Net Worth:$10 Million
Born:October 17, 1965
Country of Origin:India
Source of Wealth:Professional Actor
Last Updated:2022
Sanjay Kapoor with his daughter Shanaya Kapoor


Sanjay Kapoor is an indian actor and film producer. He is known for acting in Raja (1995), Sirf Tum (1999) & Qayamat: City Under Threat (2003). He was born on October 17, 1965 in Chembur, Mumbai, Maharashtra to film producer Surinder Kapoor and Nirmal Kapoor. He has 2 elder brothers Anil Kapoor & Boney Kapoor and an elder sister Reena Kapoor Marwah.
Sanjay Kapoor got married to Maheep Sandhu on December 9, 1998. They have a daughter Shanaya Kapoor and a son Jahaan Kapoor.
Raj Kapoor’s son Rajiv Kapoor was his childhood friend.
After passing his 10th class exams, he wanted to study abroad but his father suffered heavy losses after one of his films did not do well at the box-office. So Sanjay didn’t got the chance to study abroad.
He made his acting debut with Prem (1995) opposite actress Tabu. The film was in production since 1989 and it released in 1995 after too much delay. The film was a box-office disaster.
His next movie Raja (1995) opposite Madhuri Dixit was a box-office success.
Ashok Thakeria & Inder Kumar wanted to launch Sanjay Kapoor with “Dil” but Boney Kapoor declined the offer as he wanted to launch Sanjay with “Prem”. So they decided to sign Aamir Khan for the film.
He is often confused with Karishma Kapoor’s ex-husband Sanjay Kapur.
Ram Gopal Varma purchased the remake rights of Sethu (Tere Naam) & wanted to cast Sanjay Kapoor in it. Boney Kapoor & Sunil Manchanda offered Ram Gopal Varma a lot of money to hand over the remake rights to them because they were getting a good price from the distributors for the film. Ram Gopal handed over the rights to them. Then they decided to cast Salman Khan in the movie instead of Sanjay Kapoor. Irony was that Boney Kapoor is Sanjay Kapoor’s brother.
Ram Gopal Varma was about to sign Sanjay Kapoor for Jungle but he met Fardeen Khan at a party and casted Fardeen in the movie.
He is distantly related to Raj Kapoor’s family. His father Surinder Kapoor was the cousin of actor Prithviraj Kapoor.
Sister Reena Marwah is married to Television Tycoon Sandeep Marwah.
His full address is 18/Arjun Magnum Bungalows, Lokhandwala Complex, Andheri (West), Mumbai, Maharashtra.
In 2006, he co-established a production house called “Sanjay Kapoor Entertainment Private Limited” with wife Maheep Kapoor.
In 2015, first movie produced by their production house “Tevar” starring Arjun Kapoor was released.

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