Janhvi Kapoor is an Indian Bollywood actress, Model and Dancer. She was born to Bollywood Superstar Sridevi and Filmmaker Boney Kapoor. Janhvi Kapoor made her Bollywood debut in 2018 in the romantic film “Dhadak” with Ishaan Khattar. She won the Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut in 2018 for Dhadak.
Janhvi Kapoor Personal Details
|Birthday(DOB):||7th March 1997|
|Age:||23 years (in 2020)|
|Profession:||Movie Actress and Model|
|Debut Movies/Serials:||She made her film debut in film Dhadak in 2018.|
|Current Address:||Lokhandwala Complex, Andheri West, Mumbai, India|
Janhvi Kapoor Physical Stats
|Height:||In Feet: 5 Feet 4 Inches|
In Cm: 163 cm
In Mtr: 1.63 Mtr
|Weight:||In Kg: 50 kg |
In Lbs:110 Pounds
|Breast Size:||33 Inches|
|Waist Size:||25 Inches|
|Hip Size:||33 Inches|
|Eye Colour:||Dark Brown|
|Zodiac Sign:||Janhvi Kapoor’s Zodiac Sign is Pisces.|
20-year-old Janhvi comes from a reputed family in the country. Her father Boney Kapoor is a Bollywood Producer and mother Sridevi was a legendary actress. She was born on 7th March 1997 in Mumbai, Maharashtra.
Janhvi has 3 siblings, 2 Sisters Khushi Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor and Elder Brother Arjun Kapoor. Janhvi and Khushi were born to Sridevi and Arjun and Anshula were born to Boney Kapoor’s first wife Mona Shourie Kapoor.
Janhvi’s uncles Anil Kapoor and Sanjay Kapoor are actors in Bollywood. Sonam Kapoor and Harshvardhan Kapoor are cousins of Janhvi.
|Sister:||Khushi Kapoor, Anshula Kapoor|
|Uncle:||Anil Kapoor and Sanjay Kapoor|
|Cousins:||Sonam Kapoor, Harshvardhan Kapoor|
Janhvi did his schooling from “Dhirubhai Ambani School ” in Mumbai. She then moved to the USA to take a course in theatre and Films from “The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, Los Angeles.
|School:||She completed her schooling from Dhirubhai Ambani School in Mumbai, Maharashtra.|
|College:||She has a Diploma in Acting from The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, Los Angeles, USA.|
Janhvi Kapoor, inspired by her mother, wanted to make her career in Bollywood from her childhood. She also had deep interest towards modelling and dancing.
Her first offer came from South Movie Industry. She was offered a role against Superstar Mahesh Babu, but she chose a Hindi film. Her Bollywood debut came in Karan Johar’s film “Dhadak” in 2018.
She was cast opposite to another debutant Ishaan Khattar in the movie “Dhadak“. She won Zee Cine Awards for Best Female Debut in 2017 for Dhadak.
Though Janhvi Kapoor’s acting in Dhadak movie was not liked by film critics, the film was a commercial hit. After dismal box office collection, it went on to gross 10 million Indian Rupees worldwide.
She also worked in Horror Film Ghost Stories, directed by Karan Johar in 2020. Janhvi played the role of Sameera in the movie.
Janhvi started her career under the supervision of mother Sridevi. But Jhanvi’s affair with Shikhar Pahariya was continuously the news as it was high profile relationship. Mother Sridevi handled the situation well and asked her not to display their relationship publicly.
Janhvi Kapoor’s next movie Gunjan Saxena- The Kargil Girl was released on 12th August 2020 on Netflix platform. She was the lead actress who portrayed the character of Gunjan Saxena. Gunjan Saxena is the first Indian female combat pilot and the only female pilot in Kargil war in 1999.
Janhvi Kapoor was cast along with Angad Bedi, Pankaj Tripathy and Vineet Kumar Singh in the lead roles. This movie was directed by Sharan Sharma under the banner of Dharma Productions.
Boyfriend and Affairs
Janhvi Kapoor was in a relationship with Shikhar Pahariya. He is the son of Mumbai-based businessman Sanjay Pahariya and grandson of former Union Minister and politician Sushil Kumar Shinde. Their love life can be traced to pictures on social media.
Janhvi Kapoor was also rumoured to be dating Ishaan Khattar. After they worked together in movie Dhadak, the two have become good friends. They were seen together in a car many times and they went to watch movies together.
|Boyfriend:||She was dating Shikhar Pahariya.|
|Instagram ID:||Her Instagram Id is janhvikapoor.|
|Twitter ID:||Her Twitter Account is suspended at this moment.|
Net Worth & Salary
|Net Worth:||Her Net Worth is estimated to be Rs.15 crores.|
|Income/Salary:||She charged Rs.40-45 lakhs for Dhadak and Rs.50 lakhs for Gunjan Saxena.|
Passion and Interests
|Favorite Star:||Salman Khan, Shahid Kapoor|
|Favorite Actress:||Sridevi and Kareena Kapoor|
|Passion:||Travelling and Listening to Music|
|Best Foods||Italian and South Indian Dishes|
|Food Habits:||Diet Conscious and eats only healthy foods.|
|Favorite Dress Designer:||Manish Malhotra|
|Favorite Movies:||Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge and Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam|
Jhanvi Kapoor on death of her mother Sridevi
Sridevi went to Dubai with husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi Kapoor to attend a wedding function. She died because of accidental drowning in her hotel bathroom. It came as a big shock to Jhanvi Kapoor who was on the sets of movie Dhadak.
Lesser Known Facts of Janhvi Kapoor
- Sridevi chose the name Janhvi from a character in a movie. This character was played by actress Urmila Matondkar in Movie Judai. It had Sridevi, Anil Kapoor and Urmila Matondkar in the lead roles.
- Jahanvi did her film and theatre course in the US from The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, Los Angeles.
- Sridevi wanted Janhvi not to work in Bollywood rather get married and settle down.
- Janhvi Kapoor was also seen in a photoshoot for Vogue magazine, Grazia, Brides and Cosmopolitan.
- She is very active on social media and likes to update photos from her life frequently.
- Janhvi developed a liking for Rajasthani delicacies such as Rogan Josh, Lala Manas, Kebab, etc. after working in Film Dhadak.
- She always prefers to eat non-vegetarian.
- Janhvi was offered to work with Ranveer Singh in movie “Simba”, but she declined the offer.
- She endorses a few brands like Benneton Perfumes
|2018||Dhadak||Parthavi Bhagla||Sashank Khaitan|
|2020||Ghost Stories||Sameera||Karan Johar|
|2020||Gunjan Saxena- The Kargil Girl||Gunjan Saxena||Saran Sharma|
Upcoming Movies of Janhvi Kapoor
|Year||Movies Name||Co- Actor||Director|
|2020||Roohi Afzana||Rajkumar Rao||Hardik Mehta|
|2020||Dostana 2||Karti Ayan||Clin D’Cunha|
|2021||Takht||Ranveer Singh||Karan Johar|
Hot Photos of Janhvi Kapoor
She was born with a skill in acting and she will reach new height like her mother and super actress Sridevi.
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