The 62-year-old actor made his feature film debut as a lead in the 1980 Telugu film Vamsa Vruksham and after a few more projects, made it into Hindi movies with a lead role in 1983's Woh Saat Din.
In the past four decades, Anil Kapoor has managed to maintain a steady career with films such as Tezaab, Beta, Mr. India, Pukar, Slumdog Millionaire, and Dil Dhadakne Do.
Anil Kapoor began with his beliefs and methods to stay relevant saying, “The calmness comes with self-reflection and realization. As long as you are confident and secure with your work, nothing can shake you.”
The actor added that he believes nothing is permanent in life and tries to make the most of the opportunities he receives.
"We have to make the most of our time here in this life. That's something I never let myself forget."
Anil Kapoor also said that the talent worldwide makes for praiseworthy cinema and he cannot see himself in any other profession. He derives inspiration from the talented people he works with and to date, he feels as enthusiastic as he did at the beginning of his career.
"I feel we have some amazing talent all over the world which is making for some great cinema and I feel I'm my best self when I'm on set and I can't imagine doing anything else," he said.
The actor's last release was Anees Bazmee's comic venture titled Pagalpanti.