Maheep Kapoor is an Indian jewellery designer, businessman, and wife of Bollywood actor and producer Sanjay Kapoor. In 2020, She rose to the spotlight with his digital debut “Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives”, a reality series on Netflix.
Maheep Kapoor Age, Height, Boyfriend, Husband, Family, Biography & More
|Real name||Maheep Sandhu|
|Profession||Jewellery designer, Entrepreneur
|Famous For||Being the wife of Sanjay Kapoor a Bollywood actor & producer|
|Physical Stats & More|
|Height (approx.)|| in centimeters- 163 cm
in meters- 1.63 m
in feet & inches- 5’ 4”
|Age (as of 2021)||39 Years
|Date of Birth||29 April 1982 (Thursday)
|Educational Qualification||A course in jewellery designing from the Diamond Institute of Mumbai|
|College/University||Diamond Institute of Mumbai
|Address||18/Arjun Magnum Bungalows, Lokhandwala Complex, Andheri (West), Mumbai – 400058.|
|Relationships & More|
|Affairs/Boyfriends||Sanjay Kapoor (1993-1998)|
|Marriage Date||9 December 1998 (Wednesday)|
|Husband/Spouse||Sanjay Kapoor (Bollywood Actor & Producer)|
|Children||Son- Jahaan Kapoor
Daughter- Shanaya Kapoor (Actress)
|Parents||Father- Tej Singh Sandhu
Mother- Namita Sandhu
|Siblings||Brother- Hartej Singh Sandhu
|Shoe Brand||Christian Louboutins
|Car Collection||-Mercedes-Benz E-Class
-BMW 5 Series Sedan
Maheep Kapoor Wiki/Biography
Maheep Kapoor was born as Maheep Sandhu on Thursday, April 29, 1982 (age 38 years old; as of 2020) in Delhi, India. Later, She moved with his family to Perth in Australia. In 1998, she married Sanjay Kapoor, an Indian film actor, and producer. After that, she moved to Mumbai where she pursued a Jewelry Design course at the Diamond Institute of Mumbai.
Maheep Kapoor Career
In 1994, Maheep appeared in a 90s music video for the song Nigori Kaisi Jawani Hai composed by Ila Arun, an Indian popular pop singer.
Later on, She was about to make his Bollywood debut with a movie called Shivam, along with Raj Kumar’s son. Panini Raajkumar, but the project was later canceled. Later on, she got into the jewelry business as a designer. In an interview, while talking about her start in jewelry, she said:
I have always been passionate about jewellery…It all started with designing a few pieces for myself that were greatly admired by my friends and family. It later started converting into orders for designs and before long without even realizing; it became a full-fledged career.
After that, she started working as a jewelry designer for the famous Satyani Fine Jewels in Mumbai. Her exclusive collection “Chandbalis for Satyani Fine Jewels” has become one of the best-selling jewels of Satyani Fine Jewels. Many Bollywood celebrities like Malaika Arora Neha Dhupia Dia Mirza have worn stunning pair of chandelier earrings etc. In an interview, while talking about his group “Chandbalis”, She said:
I took the inspiration from the Mughal jewellery and created chandbalis using different gold embossing techniques, textured gold, enameling etc. They are handcrafted and each chandbali is an unique masterpiece”
In 2006, she designed jewelry for the Bollywood movie “Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna”. In 2007, she designed jewelry for the groundbreaking Indian film ‘Om Shaanti Om’, which earned her many accolades. In the same year, she became the director of Sanjay Kapoor Entertainment Private Limited, a production company co-founded by Maheep Kapoor with her husband Sanjay Kapoor.
In 2013, She founded Bandra 190, a luxury retail store, with its co-founders, Susan Khan and Seema Khan. In 2014, she got into business with VIVA-LUXE, an online luxury retailer of Asian designer clothing, where she worked as the company’s fashion director.
Facts About Maheep Kapoor
On Wednesday, December 9, 1998, she married Bollywood actor Sanjay Kapoor. During the wedding ceremony, she wore her grandmother’s Mughal-inspired jewelry. She said in an interview:
I’m also inspired by the Mughal era in the jewellery history. In fact on my wedding I wore my grandmother’s jewellery and those rare pieces are not even made today.”
Maheep designed jewelry for the hit film Om Shaanti Om (2007) and Karan Johar’s film, Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006), which earned him much praise. Speaking about his impressive achievements, She said in an interview:
I have spent years in the industry now and have got opportunities to design for celebrities like Shabana Azmi, Jaya Bachchan and Shilpa Shetty. I also have catered to the divas of Bollywood like Priyanka Chopra, Kareena Kapoor, Soha Ali Khan, amongst others. I have had the opportunity to design jewellery for many celebrity guests on Koffee with Karan.”
Maheep loves to wear heels so much that she once damaged her foot and then did it. She said in an interview:
I have worn heels so much that my feet have been a mess. I had to get my toe operated also which looked like scooped out corn. However, I still wear heels.”
In 2020, Maheep Kapoor made her digital debut with the Netflix reality series “Fabulous Lives of Bollywood Wives”, in which she shares a screen with her real-life friends Neelam Kothari Soni Seema Khan and Bhavna Pandey. The series presents the lives of four Bollywood celebrities.