We all want to know more and more about celebrities. The more information we get on their personal lives and experiences, the more we feel connected with the celeb. There are certain facts that celebrities share with their fans and connect with them.
Today we will focus on the Bollywood's new heartthrob, Arjun Kapoor. The actor who has given a breathtaking performance as a shy Punjabi munda in hit film of 2014, 2 States has been the talk of the town off lately. After the immense success of 2 States, we all want to know more and more facts about Arjun Kapoor.
Famous filmmaker Boney Kapoor's son Arjun Kapoor made his Bollywood entry with his debut film, Ishaqzaade. The hot and robust actor played the role of an uncouth brat, Parma. The debut movie was a success and the actor has since then been a hit in the industry.
Two years down the lane, Arjun has done some interesting roles in movies like 2 States and Gunday. The actor with the broody eyes and perfect Punjabi looks is one of the poster boys of Bollywood now.
Did you know that the actor is a drop out from school? Yes, Arjun Kapoor was not much into education and thus he dropped out from school when he was in Class XI. So, he is one of the many celebrities in Bollywood who is not a graduate! For example, Deepika Padukone and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan to name a few are not a graduate.
Similarly, there are many other facts that you must know about the new rough and tough brat, Arjun Kapoor. For example, much before making his Bollywood debut, Arjun Kapoor was working in the industry as Assistant Producer. He was the Assistant Producer in films like Kal Ho Naa Ho, No Entry and Milenge Milenge.
Here are some of the interesting facts about Arjun Kapoor that you must know.
Interesting Facts About Handsome Arjun Kapoor:
100 Crore Club
Arjun is the new actor to enter the 100 crore actors list after giving his blockbuster hit, 2 States. Based on Chetan Bhagat's bestselling book 2 States, the movie was a huge hit in 2014.
Arjun started off as assistant director for Shakti: The Power in 2002. Then he assisted Nikhil Advani in Kal Ho Naa Ho and was getting Rs. 3500 per month as assistant director. Arjun produced No Entry in 2005 as an assistant and later co-produced Wanted in 2009. He also co-produced Milenge Milenge in 2010.
First Serious Relationship
Arjun has dated Salman Khan's sister Arpita Khan for 2 years long before making his Bollywood debut. Arjun in a recent interview accepted that his first serious relationship was with Salman's sister, Arpita. His first love was in class 6.
He considers Salman a father figure and older brother. Arjun even takes fitness tips from Sallu bhai. He has also worked as assistant director and producer in Salman's films like Wanted, No Entry and Sallu starrer, Salaam-E-Ishq.
Arjun was fat before he made his debut. He weighed 140 kgs in his teenage days. However, for his role in Ishaqzaade, Arjun shed about 50 kgs, thanks to the strict diet and gymming. Arjun now has perfect six pack abs!
Love For Mom
A few months before his debut release Ishaqzaade, Arjun's mom passed away. He has a tattoo Ma on his right wrist in the memory of his mom, Mona Kapoor who was the first wife of Boney Kapoor.
Arjun is just 15 days younger to his sister, Sonam Kapoor. Sonam is Arjun's uncle Anil Kapoor's daughter.