Janhvi Kapoor

Janhvi Kapoor

Movie Actress

Janhvi Kapoor is an Indian actress who works in Hindi films. Born to Sridevi and Boney Kapoor, she made her acting debut in 2018 with the romantic drama Dhadak, which was a commercial success.

Full Name
Mar 2, 1997
5′ 4″
Net Worth


Janhvi Kapoor was born on March 6, 1997 in Mumbai, India. She is an Indian actress who works in Hindi films and is the daughter of producer Boney Kapoor and actress Sridevi. Janhvi has an elder sister named Khushi and a step-brother named Arjun. 

Janhvi began her film career with the 2018 drama film Dhadak, alongside Ishaan Khatter. The film was produced by Dharma Productions and Zee Studios, and was a commercial success at the box office. She followed this up with a pivotal role in Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl (2020). She will also star in Karan Johar’s period drama Takht (2021), alongside Anil Kapoor, Ranveer Singh, Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, Bhumi Pednekar, Kareena Kapoor Khan and others.

Apart from acting, Janhvi is also known for her fashion choices. She often shares pictures of her outfits on social media and often collaborates with various fashion brands to promote their clothing lines and accessories. Additionally, she has been involved with several humanitarian initiatives such as supporting education for underprivileged children in India.

Life Timeline

<div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">1997</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Janhvi Kapoor is Born</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">On March 6, 1997, Janhvi Kapoor was born to Boney Kapoor and Sridevi in Mumbai, India.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2018</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Debut Film Dhadak</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Janhvi Kapoor makes her debut in the Hindi film industry with the film Dhadak.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2019</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Film Ghost Stories Released</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Kapoor stars in a segment of the Netflix anthology horror film Ghost Stories.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2020</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Kapoor plays the lead role of Gunjan Saxena in the biographical war drama Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2021</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Filming for Roohi Afzana</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Begins filming for Roohi Afzana, a comedy horror film directed by Hardik Mehta.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="timeline-item"><p id="" class="timeline-year">2021</p><h3 id="" class="timeline-title">Fighter Announced</h3><p id="" class="timeline-text">Signs on to play the female lead in Fighter, an upcoming biopic of Indian boxer Mary Kom.</p></div>

Why We Love Them

<div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">A.</span> She is a Talented Actress</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Janhvi Kapoor is a very talented actress. She has starred in several hit movies and her performances have been universally praised. She has won awards for her work and continues to be an inspiration for many aspiring actors.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">B.</span> She is Genuinely Kind</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">Janhvi Kapoor is known for her kindness and genuine humility. She often makes time to meet with fans and take pictures with them, which shows how down to earth she really is. She also uses her platform to promote causes that are important to her.</p></div>

    <div id="" class="whywelove-item"><h3 id="" class="whywelove-title"><span class="whywelove-leter">C.</span> She's Unstoppable</h3><p id="" class="whywelove-text">From starring in blockbuster movies to launching her own fashion line, Janhvi Kapoor is unstoppable. Her ambition and drive are admirable, as she continues to chase her dreams despite the many obstacles she has faced. It's inspiring to see someone so passionate about their craft.</p></div>

Interesting Facts

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">1.</span> Daughter of Sridevi and Boney Kapoor</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Janhvi Kapoor is the daughter of famous Bollywood actress Sridevi and film producer Boney Kapoor.</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">2.</span> Made Her Film Debut in 2018</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Janhvi made her film debut in 2018 with the movie Dhadak, an adaptation of the popular Marathi film Sairat.</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">3.</span> Worked as a Production Assistant</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Before taking up acting full time, Janhvi worked as a production assistant on films like Bombay Velvet and Noor.</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">4.</span> Her Sister is Khushi Kapoor</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Janhvi has a younger sister named Khushi Kapoor who is currently studying in New York.</p></div>

<div id="" class="facts-item"><h3 id="" class="facts-title"><span class="facts-number">5.</span> Winner of Stardust Award for Best Actor Female</h3><p id="" class="facts-text">Janhvi won the Stardust Award for Best Actor Female (Critics) for her performance in Dhadak.</p></div>


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