Full Name: Karisma Kapoor
Date of Birth: June 25, 1974
Karisma Kapoor was born on June 25, 1974 in India. Her younger sister, Kareena, is also a movie actress. Her paternal grandfather is actor and film producer Raj Kapoor, while Her maternal grandfather is actor Hari Shivdasani. Her great-grandfather was actor Prithviraj. Especially inspired by the work of actress Sridevi and Madhuri Dixit, Kapoor was determined to pursue acting since childhood. While growing up, Kapoor regularly attended awards ceremonies and accompanied his parents to the movie sets.
However, despite her family background, her father disapproved of women acting in movies, believing that they contradicted traditional maternal duties and the responsibilities of women in the family. This led to a conflict between her parents and they separated in 1988. She and her sister, Kareena, were raised by their mother, who worked in various jobs to raise them until she got her first roles in movies as an actress. The couple made peace in 2007, after living apart for several years.
Kapoor made his acting debut with Harish Kumar, who made his debut with the romantic drama Prem Qaidi in 1991 at the age of seventeen. Moderate box office success after the film was released.
Kapoor was in a relationship with Ajay Devgn, his co-star in Jigar from 1992 to his departure in 1995. She got engaged to Abhishek Bachchan in 2002 but the engagement was canceled a few months later. They ended their relationship for those few years and said no reason for the separation. On September 29, 2003, she married industrialist Sunjay Kapur, CEO of Sixt India, at a high-profile Sikh wedding ceremony at his ancestral home Krishna Raj Bungalow in Mumbai. The couple has a daughter, Samaira, born in 2005, and a son, Kiaan, in 2010. In 2014, the couple filed for divorce with mutual consent. The couple’s divorce ended in 2016.
Height: 5ft 4inc (163 cm)
Weight: 117lb (53 Kg)
Body Measurements: 35-24-34 inches (89-61-86 Cm)