Anil Kapoor is an Indian actor and producer who has starred in more than 110 Hindi films as well as international films and television programmes. As an actor, he has been in the business for about 40 years, and as a producer since 2005.

Kapoor was born in Mumbai to film producer Surinder Kapoor and made his cinematic debut in Umesh Mehra’s romantic comedy Hamare Tumhare (1979). He made his acting debut in the 1980 Telugu film Vamsa Vruksham, directed by Bapu. His Hindi debut was meant to be with Kahan Kahan Se Guzar Gaya, but the film was postponed. In Mani Ratnam’s Pallavi Anu Pallavi, he made his Kannada cinema debut (1983).

In 1983, Anil Kapoor was recognized for his leading role as Prem Partap Patiaale Waale in the film “Woh Saat Din.” For his portrayal in Yash Chopra’s Mashaal, he won his first Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor (1984). Kapoor won his first Filmfare Best Actor Award for his role in N. Chandra’s Tezaab (1988), followed by another for his role in Indra Kumar’s Beta (1992).

Kapoor made his international film debut in Danny Boyle’s Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire, for which he shared the Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Cast in a Motion Picture. The American press praised his portrayal in the eighth season of the action series 24, 24. Kapoor is one of the most well-known Indian actors in the world.

Here is a list of some of Anil Kapoor’s best movies.

Mr. India

A mobster is harassing Arun, who lives with orphaned children, and wants his house. He utilizes his father’s invention, an invisibility watch, to fight back after one of the children dies.


When Parinda was first released, it was met with critical acclaim. Many consider it to be the turning point in Hindi cinema’s embrace of realism. Parinda was India’s official pick for the 1990 Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film, however, it did not receive a nomination.


The tale was derived from Thevar Magan, a Tamil film. At the Filmfare awards, Virasat was nominated in nine categories and won seven of them, including Best Film Critics and Best Actor Critics for Anil.


Tezaab was a critical success, winning four Filmfare Awards out of a total of twelve nominations. Anil Kapoor was named Best Actor for the first time.

Dil Dhadakne Do

Kamal and Neelam bring their family and friends on a cruise to celebrate their 30th anniversary. However, they acquire numerous life lessons and grow as a result of their voyage.