Kunaal Roy Kapur
|Occupation||Actor, film director|
|Relatives||See Roy Kapur family|
Kapur started his acting career with the Indian soap Just Mohabbat (2001), which aired on Sony TV. He then appeared in a cameo role in the 2007 film, Loins of Punjab Presents opposite Shabana Azmi and Ishita Sharma. He was also seen in Panga Naa Lo.
As a director, Kunaal in 2006 directed a comedy, The President Is Coming. He adapted the play into film, to make his directorial debut with the mockumentary The President Is Coming (2009), starring Konkona Sen Sharma and Shernaz Patel, which opened to mixed reviews and was declared a "Semi-Hit".
Kapur appeared in six episodes of British-Indian comedy series Mumbai Calling (2009) as a call centre operator. He has appeared in Aamir Khan Productions' Delhi Belly (2011) alongside Imran Khan and Vir Das . Thereafter, he acted in Nautanki Saala (2013) with Ayushman Khurana and did a small role in Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013) with an ensemble cast, including Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, and his younger brother Aditya Roy Kapur. Then he acted in Action Jackson directed by Prabhu Deva, along with Ajay Devgan, Sonakshi Sinha and Yami Gautam and Gollu Aur Pappu, along with Vir Das and Karishma Tanna. His last release was Azhar, where he played Reddy (Azharuddin's lawyer). Then in the 2017 release - The Final Exit. In 2018, he acted in an eight episode web series called Going Viral, which aired on Amazon prime and in Eros Now's comedy Side Hero. He was also recently seen on famous tvf series 'tripling'(season 1 and 2) as Pranav.
Kunaal's mother Salome Roy Kapur, is a noted dancer, dance instructor, stage choreographer and a former Miss India. His paternal grandfather Raghupat Roy Kapur was a film producer and his maternal grandparents Sam and Ruby Aaron, were the earliest accredited teachers of Ballroom and Latin American dancing in India, with degrees from the Federal Association of Teachers of Dancing in London. Kunaal is married to Shayonti. They have two children. He is of paternal Punjabi and maternal Jewish descent. Sidharth Roy Kapur of UTV is his elder brother and Aditya Roy Kapur is his younger brother. Actress Vidhya Balan is his sister-law as she is married to Sidharth.
|2009||The President Is Coming||mockumentary film|
|2007||Panga Na Lo||Bhura||Rajen Kothari|
|Loins of Punjab Presents||Mr. White||Manish Acharya||Indian-American English Language Film|
|2008||Revolution||Feroz's father||Mustafa Zaveri|
|2011||Delhi Belly||Nitin Berry||Abhinay Deo|
|2013||Nautanki Saala||Mandar lele||Rohan Sippy|
|Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani||Taran||Ayan Mukerji|
|2014||Gollu Aur Pappu||Gollu||Kabir Sadanand|
|2016||Azhar||Lawyer Reddy||Tony D'Souza|
|2017||The Final Exit||Photographer||Dhwanil Mehta|
|Love per Square Foot||Samuel Masquita||Anand Tiwari|
|3 Dev||Mahesh||Ankush Bhatt
Bhaag Bawre Aandhi Aayi
|Hotel Milan||Vipul||Vishal Mishra|
|Marudhar Express (2018 film)||TBA||Vishal Mishra|
|1999-2000||Just Mohabbat||Sanjay a.k.a. Sanju||Television debut|
|2007||Mumbai calling||Call center operator||6 episodes in 2008|
|2017||Going Viral||@Gaurav||8 Episodes|
|2016||TVF Tripling||Pranav, Chanchal's Husband||5 episodes|
|2019||TVF Tripling Season 2||Pranav, Chanchal's Husband||3 episodes|
- "'Direction comes first'". Hindustan Times. 14 July 2011.
- "Director's cut – Kunaal Roy Kapur". The Hindu. 31 July 2008.
- Kazmi, Nikhat (8 January 2009). "The President Is Coming: Review". Time of India.
- The good buddy: Kunal Roy Kapur plays role of a 'messy' boy in 'Delhi Belly', India Today, 20 June 2011.
- "'Strange things are possible in Mumbai'". Tehelka Magazine. 6 August 2011.
- 3 Dev Movie: Showtimes, Review, Trailer, Posters, News & Videos | eTimes, retrieved 21 April 2018