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Overview (2)

Date of Birth 20 November 1976Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Birth NameTusshar Ravi Kapoor

Mini Bio (1)

Tusshar Kapoor is an Indian actor. He is the son of Bollywood actor Jeetendra and Shobha Kapoor and brother of Ekta Kapoor. He studied at the University of Michigan and graduated with a BBA from the Stephen M. Ross School of Business.

Tushar made his debut with Mujhe Kucch Kehna Hai alongside Kareena Kapoor in (2001). The next two years followed with a list of box office flops, although he was noted for acting alongside his father in the teen slasher film Kucch To Hai (2003). He was recognized for his role as a shy boy who gains the ability to become invisible in Gayab (2004). Kapoor appeared in comic roles in Golmaal (2006) and Golmaal Returns (2008) and Golmaal 3 (2010).

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Tariq I. Samy

Trivia (27)

Son of Jeetendra.
Brother of Ekta Kapoor (producer).
Cousin of actor/director Abhishek Kapoor.
Nephew of Mumbai film distributor Ramesh Sippy ( Not the director). His moms brother.
Nephew of producer Prasan Kapoor ( Jeetendra's brother).
Nephew of producer Nitin Kapoor ( Jeetendra's cousin}.
Father Jeetendra was shooting for the film Dildaar when he got the news that Tusshar was born.
Nephew of actress Jayasudha (Nitin Kapoor's wife).
Nephew of producer, director VK Sobti.
Nephew of writer , costume designer Nim Sood. ( Mom's sister).
Was signed for Indra Kumar's Dhamaal but later opted out.
Was signed for the short story " Sex on The Beach" in Dus Kahaniyan, but was replaced by Dino Morea.
Was signed for Abhay Deol's role in The Lover's aka Singularity ,co starring Bipasha Basu. He later opted out.
Starred in Sagar Bellary's shelved film " Double Jhol" co starring Mugda Godhse and Minisha Lamba.
Starred in Satish Kaushik's shelved film Co Starring Sohail Khan and Kirti Reddy.
Was offered Karan Nath's role in " LOC - Line of Control". He decided against as he found the role too small.
Tusshar had signed Tezz . He was to play Zayed Khan's role. He opted out due to date problems.
Was signed for Dil Maange More but was replaced by Shahid Kapoor.
Starred in Ramesh Taurani's shelved film " Friends". Co starring Karan Nath , Kirti Reddy. Directed by Shaina Nath. When the film was launched Rakesh Nath was producing it with Arjun Rampal and Apoorva Agnihothri in the lead. When the producers changed , so did the lead cast. This was in 2001.
Nikitin Dheer's role in Mission: Istanbul was first offered to Tusshar, but he turned down the role.
Starred in Dr. Teti Tandon' shelved film opposite Preeti Jhangiani. It was to be directed by Partho Gosh. This was 2001.
Starred in Abbas Mustan's shelved film that was going to be produced by Ekta Kapoor.This was in 2004.
Starred in Manish Malhotra shelved film. Starring Akshay Kumar, Tusshar Kapoor, Preity Zinta, Kareena Kapoor. This was in 2004.
Cousin name is Rakesh Sippy. (Son of film distributor Ramesh Sippy).
Cousin Aparna Prerna Kapoor writes several blogs online.
Cousin name is Aparna Kapoor (Abhishek Kapoor's sister.).
Nephew of producer Laxmi Sobti. Jeetendra sister.

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