Anil Kapoor is an Indian actor and producer who has appeared in many Bollywood films and more recently in some international films. He was born on 24 December 1959 in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India to Nirmal Kapoorand film producer Surinder Kapoor. His elder brother Boney Kapoor is a film producer and younger brother Sanjay Kapoor is an actor. His career has spanned almost 40 years as an actor and produced first film in 2005. He has won many awards in his career, including two National Film Awards and six Filmfare Awards in different acting categories. Kapoor made his debut in films as a 12-year old in 1971, with Shashi Kapoor‘s Tu Payal Mein Geet, playing the role of a young Shashi Kapoor. Anil Kapoor made his Hindi film debut with Umesh Mehra‘s Hamare Tumhare in a small role. He then starred as a lead actor in the 1980 Telugu film, Vamsa Vruksham. He played his first Hindi film leading role in Woh Saat Din. In 1984, he married a costume designer Sunita Bhavnani Kapoor. His elder daughter Sonam Kapoor is an actress and while younger daughter Rhea Kapoor is a film producer.