Charming and talented, heartthrob Arjun Kapoor celebrated his 31st birthday on 26 June 2016! The actor made his entry into Bollywood with movie ‘Ishaqzaade’ which was a huge hit on box office. Arjun Kapoor took the industry by storm with his mind-blowing action sequences and his amazing dialogue delivery and became an instant hit with the audience. We wish this handsome actor a fantastic birthday!
Arjun Kapoor is known for his diverse roles from a romantic hero in ‘2 States’ to a stay at home husband in ‘Ki & Ka’. Let’s have a look at some of his best and successful films:
- Ishaqzaade: His debut film Ishaqzaade tells the story of a young rebellious couple who belong to different religion and caste. The movie was a huge hit earning around RS 649 million at the box office and helped Arjun to become an overnight star.
- Gunday: Also starring Ranveer Singh and Priyanka Chopra, this film also turned out to be a huge success earning Rs 1.20 billion. The film is about two orphan kids who are raised by a criminal.
- 2 states: This film which also has Alia Bhatt in the lead role, tells the story of a young couple who belong to different states studying at IIM Ahmedabad. Earning Rs 190.13 crore, 2 states too was a box office success.
- Ki & Ka: Praised by critics, Ki & Ka follows a young married couple who defy the traditional roles of men and women in Indian society. Also starring Kareena Kapoor, the film earned over 1.02 billion ($15 million) worldwide.
Arjun Kapoor will be seen next in Half Girlfriend
Arjun Kapoor has also confirmed that he will be seen next in the movie Half Girlfriend which is based on a novel by Chetan Bhagat. In an interview, the actor said that he was preparing for his character and will begin shooting for the film very soon. The film is a love story between an upper-class girl and a Bihari girl. The movie will be shot in various locations from Delhi to New York.
Did you know these things about Arjun Kapoor?
Although he has a lot of fans, not everyone knows about Arjun Kapoor’s personal life. Let’s have a look at some of the lesser known facts of the actor:
- The actor struggled with obesity weighing about 140 kg in his teenage years. Under the guidance of Salman khan, he managed to lose weight for his debut film Ishaqzaade.
- His friends including Priyanka Chopra and Karan Johar call him by his nickname Fubu which is American brand specializing in plus size clothing.
- He used to date Arpita Khan, Salman Khan’s sister but broke up after 2 years.
- He started his career in the industry at the age of 17.
What better day than his birthday to thank god for gifting us this handsome man. Here is a list of five reasons as to why he is such a hit with the ladies:
- He is absolutely swoon-worthy
- His friendship with Ranveer Singh is legit goals
- He makes geeky look adorable
- His diverse roles have proven his versatility
- And lastly, the way he dances like nobody’s watching!
And that’s’ our tribute to the amazing Arjun Kapoor! Once again we wish this talented actor an amazing birthday and the best in life!