Kunal Kapoor is a Bollywood actor who trained under Barry John, and became a part of Motley, a theatre group run by acting legend Naseeruddin Shah He began his career as an assistant director of Aks, which starred Manoj Bajpayee and in which Amitabh Bachchan played a major character role, but eventually moved on to be a movie actor.
Kunal made his movie debut as the male lead opposite Tabu in Meenaxi: A Tale of Three Cities (2005). His next film was the Aamir Khan starrer Rang De Basanti (2006), for which he received a nomination in the Filmfare Best Supporting Actor Award category. He later appeared in several critically acclaimed movies like Lamhaa and Don 2 and voiced the Indian God Rama in Mahayoddha Rama, an animation film made by Raizada Rohit Jai Singh Vaid
Kunal is also a trained pilot, and rally car driver. He is also a tech geek and co-founded Asia’s largest crowdfunding platform called Ketto, which raises money for social and individual causes. Till date, the platform has raised close to one billion rupees.
2006: Star’s Sabsey Favorite Naya Hero
2007: Stardust Breakthrough Performance, Male
2017 – Asia vision Awards – Outstanding performance – Veeram