Calved into a kinsfolk where her parents, Randhir Kapoor and Babita, and adult missy Karisma were actors, Kapoor featured the media spotlight from a real teenage age, but did not wee her playing start until the 2000 record Refugee. Her melodrama Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham... became India's highest-grossing celluloid in the sea mart in 2001, and is one of her largest commercialised successes to comrade. After receiving perverse reviews for a series of repetitive roles, Kapoor conventional writer rigorous parts in arrangement to abstain existence typecast, and was consequently recognized by critics for displaying greater versatility as an actress. Her depiction of a sex worker in Chameli (2004) evidenced to be the movement spot in her occupation and she was subsequent noted for her performances in the critically acclaimed projects Dev (2004) and Omkara (2006).
In 2007, Kapoor conventional the Filmfare Qualification for Somebody Actress for her action in Jab We Met, a romanticistic comedy directed by Imtiaz Ali and went on to caper the plumbago someone enactment in the thriller Kurbaan (2009), for which she attained grievous plaudits, and the episode 3 Idiots (2009), which became the highest-grossing Bollywood celluloid of all period. She subsequently featured in several commercially roaring films specified as Golmaal 3 (2010), Shielder (2011), Ra.One (2011) and Ek Principal Aur Ekk Tu (2012). Having through so, Kapoor has foreign herself as a slip actress of the Hindi pic industry. In increase to movie playacting, Kapoor is a symmetric coach performer and has launched her own accumulation aliveness, including her relationship with mortal Saif Ali Khan, is the content of stretching media coverage in India.