Ayesha Kapur (born 13 September 1994)[1] is an Indian film child actress who is best known in the Bollywood movie Black.[2] Kapur became the recipient of many Awards in the "Best Supporting Actress" category. In doing so, she became the second youngest (behind Darsheel Safary) person to be both nominated and win a Filmfare Award and is currently the youngest person ever to win a Zee Cine Award and an IIFA Award.

Ayesha Kapur
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Ayesha Kapur in 2012
Ayesha Giulia Kapur

(1994-09-13) 13 September 1994 (age 25)
ResidenceAuroville, India

Personal lifeEdit

Kapur lives in Auroville, Puducherry. Her mother, Jacqueline, is German and her father is Punjabi businessman Dilip Kapur, owner of the Hidesign chain of leather goods stores.[3] She has one brother, Milan, and two half-brothers from her father's first marriage, Akash and Vikas.[4]


  Denotes films that have not yet been released
Year Title Role Notes
2005 Black Young Michelle McNally
2009 Sikandar Nasreen


  1. ^ N, Patcy (2 February 2005). "'I don't think I look like Rani'". Rediff. Retrieved 17 September 2014.
  2. ^ "Ayesha Kapoor refuses Preity Zinta - Sify.com". Sify. 7 May 2008. Retrieved 18 May 2010.
  3. ^ "Ayesha Kapoor: The stunning 9-year old in `Black` - Sify.com". Sify. 3 February 2005. Retrieved 18 May 2010.
  4. ^ Ramani, Priya (30 August 2008). "Dilip Kapur: The French Connection". LiveMint. Retrieved 17 September 2014.

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