Bio/Wiki of Jhanvi Kapoor
|Full Name|| |
Jhanvi Boney Kapoor
Jaan (fondly called by her mother Sridevi)
Meaning of Name
Gangadevi (another name of Ganga river)
Her role in Dhadak movie
Physical Stats & More (approx)
in centimeters – 163 cm
in feet – 5’ 4”
in kilograms – 50 kg
in pounds – 110 lbs
Figure Measurements (approx)
Film – Dhadak(2018)
|Date of Birth|
6 March 1997
Age (as in 2020)
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Andheri, North West, Mumbai
Dhirubhai Ambani International School, Mumbai
The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute, USA
A Course in Theatres and Films
Dancing, Travelling, Listening To Music
Online beauty retailer brand, Nykaa
Fees per Movie
For Dhadak charged between 50-60 lacs
In 2016, Jhanvi’s personal pictures with her boyfriend Shikhar Pahariya were leaked on social media in which they both were kissing. The photos were taken during a late night party.
Relationships & More
Shikhar Pahariya (Rumour), Akshat Rajan
Father – Boney Kapoor (Film producer)
Mother – Late Sridevi (Actress)
Siblings – Arjun Kapoor (Actor, Elder half-brother)
Khushi Kapoor (Younger),
Anshula Kapoor (Elder half-sister)
Social Media Presence
Social Media Website
Social Media Profile
|Followers (as on 2020)|
Mutton, Rajasthani Cuisines, Italian Dishes
Salman Khan, Dilip Kumar
Kareena Kapoor, Madhubala
Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge
White and Blue
Favourite Fashion Designer
Parthavi Singh Rathore
Not declared yet
Not declared yet
Jhanvi Kapoor Won Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut for her romantic drama film Dhadak released in 2018.
Jhanvi made acting debut in 2018 with the Shashank Khaitan romantic drama film Dhadak, co-starring Ishaan Khatter. Dhadak was A Hindi remake of the 2016 Marathi film Sairat.
Jhanvi Kapoor is the niece of actors Anil Kapoor and Sanjay Kapoor.
Before making her film debut, Jhanvi took an acting course from Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in California, USA. Ranbir Kapoor and Aryan Khan (Shahrukh Khan‘s son) also attended the same acting institute.
As of January 2020, Jhanvi Kapoor has five upcoming projects.
Some reports said that she declined the offer of a role opposite Mahesh Babu for her debut because of a large age gap
Jhanvi will portray the titular role of IAF pilot Gunjan Saxena in the biopic Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl.
In a chat show, Janhvi reveals that she has watched only five movies of mother Sridevi.
In a chat show, Janhvi reveals she wanted to shoot for ‘Dhadak’ the next day after her mother Sridevi’s cremation.
Janhvi reportedly said that her mother Sridevi wanted her to become a Doctor.
Janhvi used to have a private profile on Instagram before Dhadak, she had deleted all her pictures from Instagram before making her account public.
Janhvi Kapoor was approached for the female lead role in Ranveer Singh starer film Simmba, (Simmba was an official remake of Jr NTR’s South film – ‘Temper’)
Sridevi named her ‘Jhanvi’ referring to the character of Urmila Matondkar in the film Judaai (released on 28 February 1997). Apparently, Sridevi was pregnant with Jhanvi during the shooting of the film and she had a great bond with Urmila.
Janhvi’s Instagram account is filled with pictures of exotic locations she has travelled to.
Student of The Year producer Karan Johar wanted to launch Janhvi with Student of The Year 2.
The actual spelling of her name is “Janhvi,” but as the name “Jhanvi” trended on social media, it spread over the internet.
Sridevi had a dream to see her on the silver screen, but it didn’t happen; as on 24 February 2018, Sridevi bid adieu to this living planet while attending a wedding function in Dubai.
Janhvi shares her Birthday with following famous personalities:
- Shaquille O’Neal – American basketball player
- Tyler, The Creator – American rapper
- Pawan Singh – Indian playback singer
- Gabriel García Márquez – Novelist
- Miwako Kakei – Model
- David Gilmour – Guitarist
- Anthony Johnson – American mixed martial artist
- Tim Howard – Soccer player
- Stedman Graham – American educator
- D. L. Hughley – American actor
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