Sharad Kapoor Wiki, Height, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More

Sharad S. Kapoor [1] is an Indian actor and assistant director who mainly works in Hindi and Bengali cinema. He is known for his supporting roles in the Hindi films Josh (2000) and Lakshya (2004).


Sharad Kapoor was born on Friday, 13 February 1976 (age 45 years; as of 2021) in Calcutta, West Bengal. His zodiac sign is Aquarius. He did his schooling from a government school in Calcutta. He was fond of watching films in childhood and often used to visit the cinema in between his school and tuition time.

An old picture of Sharad Kapoor

Physical Appearance

Height (approx.): 5′ 10″

Hair Colour: Black

Eye Colour: Black

Family & Caste

Parents & Siblings

Not much is known about his parents. He has two brothers, Gautam Kapoor and Deepak Kapoor.

Wife & Children

Sharad is married to Koyal Basu, granddaughter of Jyoti Basu (Former Chief Minister of West Bengal).

Sharad Kapoor’s wife



Sharad started his career as an assistant director in 1991 with the Bollywood film “Lakshmanrekha.” He made his acting debut in 1994 with the Bollywood film “Mera Pyara Bharat.”

Next, he appeared in Hindi films like Dastak (1996), Ankhon Mein Tum Ho (1997), Iski Topi Uske Sarr (1998), Kahani Kismat Ki (1999), and Aaghaaz (2000).

Sharad kapoor in Iski Topi Uske Sarr

He made his Bengali film debut in 1997 with the film “Achena Atithi” as ‘Pratap/Ranjit.’

Achena Atithi film poster

Subsequently, he appeared in the Bengali films Kalo Chita (2004), Parinam (2005), Wanted (2010), and Kolkata The Metro Life (2010).

Sharad Kapoor in Parinam

Some of his popular Bollywood films include Josh (2000), Hathyar (2002), Kuch Tum Kaho Kuch Hum Kahein (2002), Lakshya (2004) and Jai Ho (2014).

Sharad Kapoor in Josh


Sharad made his television debut in 1995 with DD National’s TV serial “Swabhimaan” as ‘Grover.’ Subsequently, he appeared in the serials “Aankhen” (1995) and “Chahat aur Nafrat” (1996).

Favourite Things

  • Actress: Smita Jaykar
  • Sport: Cricket
  • Travel Destination: Rio de Janeiro


  • He loves watching cricket and cooking in his leisure time.
  • He has got a tattoo inked on his right arm.

    Sharad Kapoor’s tattoo

  • He is often spotted smoking on various occasions.
  • Sharad Kapoor owns two restaurants- ‘Destination’ in Mumbai and ‘Tangerine One’ in Bangalore. [2]


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