Shraddha Kapoor is an Indian actress who appears in Hindi films. She began her acting career with the 2010 film Teen Patti—which earned her a nomination in the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut category—and followed it with her first leading role in the teen drama Luv Ka The End (2011). In 2013, Kapoor received appreciation for her performance in the romantic drama Aashiqui 2, her first commercial success, which earned her a Filmfare Award for Best Actress nomination, among others.
The following year, she portrayed a character based on Ophelia in Vishal Bhardwaj's critically acclaimed drama Haider (2014), an adaptation of William Shakespeare's tragedy Hamlet. She established herself in Bollywood with starring roles in the romantic thriller Ek Villain (2014), the dance drama ABCD 2 (2015), and the action drama Baaghi (2016), all of which earned over ₹1 billion (US$15 million) worldwide.
In addition to acting in films, Kapoor has sung several of her film songs. She is the celebrity endorser for several brands and products, and in 2015, she launched her own line of clothing. She features in listings of the most popular and attractive Indian celebrities.
Born on: 3 March, 1987
Born in: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India