Shekhar Kapur Rank
About Shekhar Kapur
Shekhar Kulbhushan Kapur is a film director, producer and actor who has worked in both the Indian and international film industries. He started out in Bollywood as an actor in 1974. Almost a decade later, he made his directorial debut with the 1983 film, “Masoom”. He first garnered international recognition with his direction of “Bandit Queen” in 1994. His critically-acclaimed work in international cinema have been in the biopic films “Elizabeth” and “Elizabeth: The Golden Age”.
He is the son of Sheel Kanta and Kulbhushan Kapoor. His maternal uncles were actor Dev Anand and filmmakers Chetan and Vijay Anand. He has three sisters.
His wife from 1984 to 1994 was Medha Gujral. His marriage to actress Suchitra Krishnamoorthi produced a daughter and ended in 2007.
He has received the Indian government’s “Padma Shri” award, a BAFTA Award and Filmfare Awards.
He was an executive producer for the 2000 comedy film “The Guru”.
Shekhar Kapur Rank
Shekhar Kapur's Popularity
Shekhar Kapur is a famous Indian director and producer, who was born on December 6, 1945. As a person born on this date, Shekhar Kapur is listed in our database as the 25th most popular celebrity for the day (December 6) and the 37th most popular for the year (1945).
People born on December 6 fall under the Zodiac sign of Sagittarius, the Archer. Shekhar Kapur is the 773rd most popular Sagittarius.
Aside from information specific to Shekhar Kapur's birthday, Shekhar Kapur is the 214th most famous Indian.
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