Omkar Kapoor

Omkar Kapoor is a Bollywood movie actor. He began his performing career as a child artist and worked in films like Judwaa, Hero No.1 and Judaai. He made his Bollywood debut as a supporting actor with his movie Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2.

Omkar Kapoor
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Born (1986-10-31) 31 October 1986 (age 34)
NationalityIndian
OccupationActorModel
Years active1996-2002
2015-present
Height5 ft 6 in (168 cm)


Early life and careerEdit

Kapoor has started his career with Masoom, where he has received immense popularity as a child artist and become the most favourite child artist of that time. Later, he got a chance to work with several big stars of the Indian film industry, like Govinda, Anil Kapoor, Urmila Matondkar, Salman Khan and Sridevi.[1][2]

Omkar Kapoor had also assisted Bollywood directors like Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Farah Khan and Ahmed Khan, but he really wanted to be an actor and hence gave many auditions, of which he bagged Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2.[3] In 2017, Kapoor starred as Mithilesh Chaturvedi in the web film U, Me Aur Ghar alongside Simran Kaur Mundi.[4] In 2018, he starred as Ankush Patel aka Maggie in the Viu original series Kaushiki. [5]

In 2019, he starred as Varun Kumar Pandey in the comedy film Jhootha Kahin Ka.[6] Kapoor starred as Purva in the Zee5 web series Bhootpurva.[7] He also played the supporting role in web series Bhram. In 2020, Kapoor played the role of Neel in the Zee5 short film Forbidden Love: Arranged Marriage.[8]

FilmographyEdit

Year Film Role Notes
1996 Masoom Kishan
1996 Ek Ladki Pyari Pyari
1996 Chaahat Vicky
1997 Hero No. 1 Rinku
1997 Judwaa as younger Raja
1997 Judaai Romi (Kajal and Raaj's son)
1997 Ghoonghat
1998 Sham Ghansham
1999 International Khiladi Young Devraj
2000 Mela Gopal
2000 Aaj Ka Nanha Farishta Suraj
2000 Ek Ajooba Bakiya
2002 Dil Churaya Apne
2015 Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2 Tarun
2017 U, Me Aur Ghar[9] Mithilesh Chaturvedi
2019 Jhootha Kahin Ka Varun Kumar Pandey

TelevisionEdit

Year Show Role Notes
2014 Siyaasat Mahabat Khan 2 Episodes
2018 Kaushiki Ankush Patel aka Maggie 13 Episodes
2019 Bhootpurva Purva 10 Episodes
2019 Bhram Aarav Khanna 8 Episodes
2020 Forbidden Love: Arranged Marriage Neel 1 Episode

Music videosEdit

Year Title Co-starring
2020 "Makhmali"[10] Ana Ilmi
2021 "Tauba Tauba"[11] Sidhika Sharma
2021 "Sau Sau Wari Khat Likhe"[12] Sidhika Sharma

NominationsEdit

Year Award Category Work Result
2016 Apsara Awards Best Debut Actor Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2 Nominated

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ India-West, R.M. VIJAYAKAR, Special to. "Child Actor Omkar Kapoor Grows Up, Makes Comeback in 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama 2'". indiawest.com. Archived from the original on 7 March 2016. Retrieved 1 March 2016.
  2. ^ "News91". Archived from the original on 11 October 2020. Retrieved 1 March 2016.
  3. ^ "Popular child actor Omkar Kapoor is nervous for his dream debut". Deccan Chronicle. October 2015. Archived from the original on 12 March 2016. Retrieved 3 March 2016.
  4. ^ You Me Or Ghar 1080p, retrieved 15 April 2021
  5. ^ Sumer Singh Case Files: Kaushiki Season 1 Review: An average fast-paced thriller, retrieved 15 April 2021
  6. ^ Entertainment, Quint (3 July 2019). "'Jhootha Kahin Ka' Trailer: Rishi Kapoor Caught in a Web of Lies". TheQuint. Retrieved 15 April 2021.
  7. ^ "ZEE5 'Bhoot Purva' Review: It is the zany comedy streaming audiences are waiting for". The Digital Hash. 7 May 2019. Retrieved 15 April 2021.
  8. ^ "Arranged Marriage, Forbidden Love". GQ India. 14 September 2020. Retrieved 15 April 2021.
  9. ^ "Web Talkies launches India's first web-based feature film 'U Me Aur Ghar'". Archived from the original on 28 June 2018. Retrieved 9 August 2020.
  10. ^ Makhmali Full Video Song Arpita Chakraborty Feat. Omkar Kapoor, Ana Ilmi | Latest Video Song 2020, retrieved 15 April 2021
  11. ^ Tauba Tauba - Omkar Kapoor & Khushbu| Anand Raaj Anand | Zee Music Originals | main nahi pyaar karda, retrieved 15 April 2021
  12. ^ Sau Sau Wari Khat Likhe - Omkar, Sidhika & Khushbu |Goldie S, Srishti B|Kausar J|Zee Music Originals, retrieved 15 April 2021

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