Aditya Roy Kapur’s 44 Facts We Bet You Didn’t Know: Time to Explore ’em All!

Aditya Roy Kapur Facts

Aditya Roy Kapur’s 44 Facts We Bet You Didn’t Know: Time to Explore ’em All!

Full Name
Aditya Roy Kapur
16 November 1985 (age 36)
Bombay, Maharashtra, India

Today, we re going to explore Aditya Roy Kapur facts that not all of us knew earlier. So, without further ado, let’s get started.

Aditya Roy Kapur Facts to Know About

Early Life

1. Aditya Roy Kapur is an Indian actor who was born on 16 November 1985 in Mumbai, India. His father, Kumud Roy Kapur is a Punjabi Hindu and his mother Salome Aaron is a Jewish. 


Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Childhood picture of Aditya

Childhood picture of Aditya




Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Kapur young




Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Aditya's parents

Aditya’s parents



Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Adi with his family

Roy with his family



2. Roy’s height is 6’2″ and his weight is around 80 kg. His eye color is dark brown and his hair color is black. 


Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- height, weight, eye color, hair color


3. Aditya Roy Kapur’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. 

4. Roy’s grandfather, Raghupat Roy Kapur was a movie producer in the early 1940s. 

5. He is the youngest of all his siblings. Aditya’s eldest brother is Siddharth Roy Kapur, who works as the chief executive officer of UTV Motion Pictures and is married to Bollywood actress, Vidya Balan. His second elder brother’s name is Kunaal Roy Kapur, who is an actor, and was seen in movies like Delhi Belly (2011), Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (ये जवानी है दीवानी) (2013), Radhe Shyam (2022), and many other movies. 


Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Adi with his brothers and their wives



6. Aditya’s maternal grandparents, Ruby Aaron and Sam were dance teachers, who are believed to have introduced the Sama dance to India. 

7. Aditya Roy Kapur did his schooling at G. D. Somani Memorial School, in Cuffe Parade, Mumbai. In fact, all these 3 brothers studied in the same school. And, their mother used to direct school plays in the same school as well. 

8. Roy has even studied in St. Xavier’s in Class XI but failed. Hence, he had to move to another college, St. Andrew’s College to avoid repeating a year. 

9. Aditya Roy always wanted to be a cricketer, however, he had to quit his cricket classes after 6th grade. 


Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Biogrpahy

VJ as a Career (2004-2012)

10. Aditya Roy Kapur was not always an actor. He was a VJ on a music channel earlier, on Channel V India. And, his unique hosting style and comic timing used to entertain people a lot back then. Roy was doing a show, named Pakao for channel V. He was also the host of ‘India’s Hottest’ till 2008. 



Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Roy as a VJ

Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Aditya as a VJ

Actor as a Career (2004-2012)

11. Aditya began his Hindi film debut in the supporting role back in 2009. His debut movie was ‘London Dreams’ which also starred Salman Khan, Ajay Devgan, and Asin 2009. 


Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Roy with Ajay Devgan in London Dreams

Roy in London Dreams


12. In 2010, his next movie in the supporting role was Action Replayy and Guzaarish which starred Hrithik Roshan and Aishwarya Rai. 



Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Adi in Guzaarish

Adi in Guzaarish

The Breakthrough in his Acting Career (2013-2019)

13. In 2013, Aditya Roy was seen in the role of Rahul Jaykar in the movie, Aashiqui 2, where Shraddha Kapoor was seen opposite him. The movie was released on 26 April 2013. 



Aditya Roy in Aashiqui 2

Kapur in Aashiqui 2



Aditya Roy in Aashiqui 2 with Shraddha Kapoor

Aditya Roy in Aashiqui 2 with Shraddha Kapoor


14. He did ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’ in 2013, where he was seen in the role of Avinash Arora. The movie also starred Ranbir Kapoor and Deepika Padukone



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Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Aditya with Ranbir in Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani

Aditya with Ranbir in Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani


15. Aditya was seen as Tariq Haider in Daawat-e-Ishq alongside Parineeti Chopra in 2014. 



Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Adi with Parineeti in Daawat-e-Ishq


16. In 2016, he was seen in the movie Fitoor as Noor Nizami opposite Katrina Kaif. 


Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Roy with Katrina Kaif in Fitoor

Kapur with Katrina in Fitoor


17. Aditya Roy was also seen in the guest appearances in the movies, Dear Zindagi (2016) and Welcome to New York (2018). 


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18. In 2016, Aditya became part of a music tour called ‘Dream Team Bollywood’ and he performed along with other actors Karan Johar, Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Katrina Kaif, Parineeti Chopra, Varun Dhawan & Badshah in Los Angeles, San Jose, Chicago, New York. 


Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- Roy in Dream Team Bollywood

Roy performing in Dream Team Bollywood with Katrina Kaif


19. Kapur was then starred in the movie, Ok Jaanu opposite Shraddha Kapoor in 2017. 



Aditya Roy in OK Jaanu with Shraddha Kapoor

Aditya Roy in OK Jaanu with Shraddha Kapoor


20. In 2019, Roy was seen in the supporting role in the movie, Kalank as Dev Chaudhry along with Varun Dhawan, Sonakshi Sinha, and Alia Bhatt. 


Aditya Roy in Kalank


The 2020 Phase!

21. Aditya Roy was also seen in the role of Adavit Thaur in Malang (2019). The movie didn’t perform really well. However, Aditya’s performance was praised a lot. 



Aditya Roy in Malang with Disha Patani


22. Roy was seen in Sadak 2 in 2020 which even starred Alia Bhatt and Sanjay Dutt. 


Aditya Roy in Sadak 2


23. In November 2020, he was seen in Ludo as Aakash, which was released on Netflix. 


Aditya Roy in Ludo


24. His upcoming projects are Rashtra Kavach Om, for which he began shooting in December 2020. 


Other Fun Facts!!

25. Aditya Roy Kapur is a non-vegetarian and loves to eat all kinds of cuisines. 

26. He loves playing guitar and composing songs. 




27. Aditya has a hobby of collecting matchboxes. 

28. Roy is fond of drawing as well. 

29. He doesn’t like people who speak loudly in restaurants. 

30. Aditya Roy was rumored to date Bollywood actress, Rhea Chakraborty, Shraddha Kapoor, and Diva Dhawan (model). 


Roy with Rhea Chakraborty



Aditya Roy with Shraddha Kapoor




Aditya Roy with Diva Dhawan



31. Before entering the Hindi film industry, he took diction classes for improving his Hindi accent. 

32. Aditya came drunk to shoot one of the scenes of Aashiqui 2, however, the shoot got canceled since he was not able to perform well. He was not in his senses. 

33. Roy is a lazy person, who doesn’t have the habit of waking up early. He usually woke up late in the afternoon. 

34. Aditya is a huge ice cream lover and used to eat a kilo of ice cream in one night. 






35. To stay in shape, he plays football. In fact, he doesn’t like running on the treadmill. Roy rather choose other sports over it. 



Aditya Roy Kapur Facts- playing football


36. Aditya is a coffee addict and loves to sip it whenever possible.

37. Did you know Aditya Roy Kapur was not the first person to do ‘Aashiqui 2’ first. Tiger Shroff was the first choice for the movie.

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38. Roy wants his girlfriend to smell like an angel. She must have beautiful eyes and a big nose.

39. Aditya is not just a foodie, but also have love for spicy, oily, and tasty street food.

40. In Hollywood, his favorite actors are Arnold Schwarzenegger, Daniel Day Lewis, Sean Penn, Brad Pitt, Jessica Alba, and Kate Winslet.

41. In Bollywood, he admire Ranveer Singh, Abhay Deol, Sri Devi, and Aishwarya Rai.

42. Aditya’s favorite color is black.

43. His favorite sports are cricket and football.

44. Roy’s favourite destination is Hawaii, and he often travels to this place.


So, these were Aditya Roy Kapur facts that we bet you didn’t know. But, now you know it all. Go ahead and share it so that every Aditya Roy Kapur fan know about him.

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