How much is Shraddha Kapoor worth? $8 million
How did Shraddha Kapoor earn her money and wealth?
Shraddha Kapoor was born on 3rd March 1987 at Mumbai, Maharashtra, India. Kapoor hailed from a family of actors which brought her an interest in acting from her childhood. She went to Jamnabi Nasree School and moved to American School of Bombay at the age of 15. She enrolled in Boston University but left in her freshman year to appear in a movie. Kapoor made her acting debut in the film Teen Patti, a thriller film directed by Leena Yadav starring Amitabh Bachchan, Ben Kingsley and R. Madhavan, in the year 2010. The film failed to do well at the box office though Kapoor was nominated for the Filmfare Award for Best Female Debut. The next year Kapoor starred in Yash Raj Films’ 2011 movie Luv Ka The End directed by Bumpy.
Kapoor found her breakthrough role in Mohit Suri’s 2013 romantic musical drama Aashiqui 2, which was huge box office hit. The film was a sequel to 1990 film Aashiqui which grossed over $1.09 million worldwide. Her next commercial success movie Ek Villian released in 2014 was also a Mohit Suri film. Her second release in the year was Haider (2014), an adaptation of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, set in the backdrop of Kashmir Conflict of 1995. In the film, directed by Vishal Bhardwaj, Kapoor played the role of an Ophelia-based character named Arshia. The next year, Kapoor co-starred with Varun Dhawan in a sequel the dance film ABCD: Any Body Can Dance entitled ABCD 2. In the film she performed the role of a hip-hop dancer for which she learned different genres of dance forms. The film produced by Walt Disney Pictures earned over $25 million to become her highest grossing movie.
The following year she acted in Baaghi (2016) along side Tiger Shroff. The film was a commercial success which grossed $19 million. The same year she featured in a cameo role in Ekta Kapoor’s superhero action movie A Flying Jatt (2016). Her last release in the year was in a rock musical drama, which was a sequel of 2008 movie Rock On!!, entitled as Rock On 2. She played the role of an aloof singer and keyboard player Jiah Sharma.
In 2017, Kapoor she starred in Shaad Ali’s romantic drama Ok Jaanu along side Aditya Roy Kapur. The film actually was a remake of Mani Ratnam’s Tamil romantic drama Ok Kanmani. The next release of Kapoor in the year was another romantic drama based on Chetan Bhagat’s novel Half Girlfriend. The movie titled the same name didn’t performed well in box office. The same year, she performed a title role in Apoorva Lakhika’s biopic on terrorist Dawood Ibrahim’s sister Haseena Parkar. In the movie named Haseena Parkar she played the role of Haseena ran a crime ring of her own.
Her upcoming releases are a bilingual action film by Sujeeth titled Saaho and in Dinesh Vijan’s horror comedy Stree. Apart from movie Kapoor also finds her income from modelling. She has walked in Lakme Fashion Week and has been cover model for magazines like Vouge, Cosmopolitan, Verve and many other. She is also the ambassador of several products including Lakme, Feet, Lipton, Marico’s Hair and Care etc.
What are the highest grossing films of Shraddha Kapoor?
- ABCD 2 ( 2015): $25 million
- Ek Villian (2014): $23.3 million
- Baagi (2016): $19 million
- Aashiqui 2 (2013): $17 million
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