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Biography for Karishma Kapoor

Karishma Kapoor

Birthdate: 25 June 1974

Birth Place: Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

Height in feet: 5 feet 4 Inches

Eye Color: Dark Brown

Sun Sign: Cancer

Occupation: Bollywood Actress

Marital Status: Married

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Karisma Kapoor born 25 June 1974 often informally referred to as Lolo, is an Indian actress who appears in Bollywood films. She looks younger than any Bollywood actress even today.


Kapoor studied at the Cathedral and John Connon School, and later studied in Sophia College for a few months. She later studied in Sophia College for a few months. Her nick name is lolo which is taken from the Hollywood actress Gina Lollobrigida.

Family Background

Her parents, Randhir Kapoor and Babita Kapoor, She has an elder sister Karisma,is also an actress. She is the granddaughter of actor and filmmaker Raj Kapoor and niece of actor Rishi Kapoor. Raj Kapoor and the great granddaughter of Prithviraj Kapoor. She is of Punjabi descent on her father and Sindhi. She has younger sister,Kareena Kapoor. She married to businessman Sanjay Kapur, CEO of Sixt India. In typical Kapoor tradition, She has a daughter, Samaira and a son Kiaan.

Acting Career

She made her acting debut in 1991with Prem Qaidi, and during the early 1990. Established herself as a popular actress with several commercially successful films. She has a total of over 60 movies to her credit. Some of Kareena's films like Jigar(1992), Anari(1993), Raja Babu (1994), Coolie No.1 Saajan Chale Sasural and Jeet were moderately successful.


1. Filmfare Award for Best Actress in 1996 for Raja Hindustani.
2. Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress in 1997 for Dil To Pagal Hai.
3. Filmfare Award for Best Actress in 2000 for Fiza.
4. Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actress in 2001 for Zubeidaa.

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