Actress Janhvi Kapoor Wiki, Biography, Age, Family, Boyfriend & More.
Janhvi Kapoor is an emerging Indian/ Bollywood actress and model. She is the daughter of the legendary actress, Sridevi, and film producer, Boney Kapoor. Let’s check out more about Janhvi Kapoor, her personal life, relationship with her grandparents, career, glamorous outfits and other interesting facts.
Janhvi Kapoor Wiki / Biography
Janhvi Kapoor was born on 7 March 1997 (22 years old; age as in 2019) in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Despite being an established actress herself, Sridevi never wanted Janhvi to enter the glamour world. Sridevi wanted her to complete her studies, get married and settle down. However, Janhvi being fascinated towards acting convinced her mother to support her in her decision to enter the Bollywood. She came into the limelight after she appeared on the silver screen with the movie ‘Dhadak’ opposite Ishaan Khatter in 2018. Dhadak was the Hindi remake of the critically acclaimed Marathi film ‘Sairat.’
Dhadak Movie Poster
Janhvi did her schooling from Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai. After completing her schooling, she went to Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, Los Angeles, USA to study acting.
|Real Name||Janhvi Kapoor|
|Date of Birth||7 March 1997|
|Age (as in 2019)||22 Years|
|Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun sign
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|Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai|
|Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, Los Angeles, USA|
|Hindu Punjabi Khatri family|
Physical Stats / Measurements
|Height||5 ft 4 in (163 cm)|
|Weight||50 Kg (110 Pounds)|
|Body Measurements||33-25-33 Inches(Bra Size 33B, Waist Size 25 Inches and Hip Size 33 Inches) approximately.|
She loves to visit the gym regularly.
|Janhvi’s half-siblings||Arjun Kapoor and Anshula Kapoor|
Janhvi Kapoor was born and brought up in a Hindu Punjabi Khatri family in Mumbai, Maharashtra. INDIA.
Jhanvi Kapoor’s childhood pictures
Jhanvi Kapoor’s childhood pictures with her mother Sridevi
Jhanvi Kapoor’s childhood pictures with her sister Khusi
Jhanvi Kapoor with her family
Her father was already married to Mona Shourie Kapoor. Actor Arjun Kapoor and Anshula Kapoor are Janhvi’s half-siblings.
Jhanvi Kapoor’s Half-Siblings, Arjun Kapoor and Anshula Kapoor
Jhanvi Kapoor with her father, sister and half-siblings
Affairs & Boyfriend
According to some sources, she was committed and was dating Shikhar Pahariya; who is the maternal grandchild of famous politician Sushil Kumar Shinde and son of Mumbai-based businessman Sanjay Pahariya.
Janhvi Kapoor’s boyfriend Shikhar Pahariya
Her personal pictures with her boyfriend Shikhar Pahariya were leaked and viral on the social media in which they both were lips kissing in August 2016. The photos were taken during a late-night party in a nightclub.
Janhvi Kapoor’s leaked pictures with Shikhar Pahariya
Janhvi was also linked to Akshat Rajan who is her childhood friend.
Janhvi Kapoor with Akshat Rajan
Janhvi Kapoor was also rumoured to be dating ‘Dhadak’ co-star Ishaan Khatter.
Janhvi Kapoor and Ishaan Khattar
Janhvi Kapoor’s Social Profiles
Janhvi’s Instagram ID – 7.1m followers
Janhvi likes to eat Mutton, Rajasthani Cuisines, and Italian Dishes.
Favourite actors and actresses – Dilip Kumar, Salman Khan, Shahid Kapoor, Madhubala, Waheeda Rahman, Nutan, and Kareena Kapoor Khan.
Favourite Films – ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge‘ and ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam.’
Her favourite fashion designer is Manish Malhotra.
- Janhvi and Aryan Khan (Shahrukh Khan‘s son) attended the same acting institute The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, California. Notably, Actor Ranbir Kapoor had also undergone training from the same institute.
- In 2015, she declined the offer of a role opposite Mahesh Babu for her debut because of a large age gap.
- Janhvi Kapoor drinks alcohol.
- Her mother named her ‘Janhvi’ after the name of the character of Urmila Matondkar in the film ‘Judaai.’ Apparently, Sridevi was pregnant with Janhvi during the shooting of the film and had a great bond with Urmila Matondkar.
- Janhvi Kapoor is quite fond of getting herself photographed.
- While she was shotting for her debut movie, ‘Dhadak,’ she enjoyed eating Rajasthani cuisines.
- Karan Johar wanted to launch her with ‘Student of The Year2.’ However, the film got postponed and she was launched with ‘Dhadak’ instead.
- Janhvi was the first choice for Ranveer Singh‘s ‘Simmba,’ but the actress declined the offer. She was apprehensive of working with a big star.
- She had to shoot around a pond, which had snakes, for the song ‘Pehli Barr’ of her debut film ‘Dhadak.’ The debut actors got to know about the snakes only after they had shot the scenes and were totally oblivious to it throughout.
- Janhvi had a hard time speaking Hindi till she debuted on the silver screen. She was seen speaking Hindi and Rajasthani quite well in the movie.