Acting runs in the 36-year-old’s veins. A worthy scion of the Kapoor khandaan, he shocked his dad Rishi Kapoor by choosing offbeat movies like Barfi. Always one to skirt the beaten track, the Sanju star is a ‘lambi race ka ghoda’ in Bollywood parlance.
A powerhouse of talent and energy, the 34-year-old actor is amongst the top stars with three mega hits, Padmavat, Simbaa and Gully Boy to his credit since last year. Now playing Kapil Dev in Kabir Khan’s 83, based on Team India’s first World Cup cricket triumph 36 years ago, he is here for a long, long time.
His last few movies bombed at...