Kunaal Roy Kapur is an Indian film actor and director.
Born in Mumbai, Kunaal Kapur attended G. D. Somani Memorial School, in Cuffe Parade, Mumbai and subsequently dropped out from St. Xavier's College, Mumbai before completing his schooling. He received the name 'Roy' through his paternal grandparents, who hailed from Lahore where they own a store, 'Roy Brothers', an anglicized form of Ray, though their surname was Kapur.
Kunaal started acting in in children's theatre, at the age of 13. He also worked as an assistant photographer under professional photography under photographer-turned-actor Boman Irani.
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.
He is also a theatre director. In 2006 directed a comedy, "The President Is Coming". He then adapted the play into film, to make his directorial debut with the mockumentary film, The President Is Coming (2009), starring Konkona Sen Sharma and Shernaz Patel, which opened to mixed reviews, and was declared a Semi-Hit.
Kunaal Roy Kapur also appeared in six episodes of Mumbai Calling. He has also appeared in Aamir Khan Productions' Delhi Belly alongside Imran Khan and Vir Das.
Kunaal is married to Shayonti, an interior designer, the couple has two kids and live in Mumbai.
In 2013, the actor was seen in 'Nautanki Saala' with Ayushmann Khurrana.