Birth: 06-07-1971, India

Abhishek Kapoor is an Indian film actor, writer and director.

Abhishek started his career as an actor in Uff!Yeh Mohabbat in 1996, opposite Twinkle Khanna, directed by Vipin Handa, and after two more films, Shikaar and Ashique Mastane, he made his directorial debut with Aryan in 2006. Despite getting him critical acclaim for directing Aryan, it did not do well at the box-office.

In 2008, he directed Rock On!!, for which he also wrote the screenplay based on his own story. The film also marked the acting debut of Farhan Akhtar, and went on to become a success, bringing not just accolades but also a Filmfare Award in 2009. 

He has also been the screenplay writer for movies like Veer-Zaara, Aryan and Delhi Belly

In 2013, he directed 'Kai Po Che' which turned out to be a great film. Marking the acting debut of Sushant Singh Rajput and Amit Sadh, the film has received loads of praises.