The 34-year-old actor married Mira, 21, in a traditional Punjabi wedding ceremony attended by close family and friends at a farm house.
Amrita Rao, Shahid’s co-star from his debut film “Ishq Vishk” and one of his career’s biggest hit film “Vivah”, congratulated the actor and his bride. “Congrats @shahidkapoor on the asli VIVAH. .. Besties to you and the Mrs for a blissful married life,” she tweeted.
Bipasha, who was linked with Shahid in the past and worked with him in 2005 film “Shikhar”, called the newly weds cute. “Congratulations @shahidkapoor. You and Mira look very cute. Stay blessed together forever,” she wrote on her Twitter page.
Genelia, Shahid’s co-star in the 2010 dance-drama film “Chance Pe Dance”, wished the couple, saying, “@shahidkapoor congratulations Shahid and Mira… Beautiful beginning to a beautiful life together.”
Kangana Ranaut, who is working with Shahid in Vishal Bharadwaj’s upcoming project “Rangoon”, wished the actor a happy married life. “I am happy for him (Shahid). I wish him all the best,” she said.
“Congratulations @shahidkapoor. Wishing you and Mira a blessed journey! Celebrating next week #JhalakReloaded style!” tweeted dancer-actress Lauren Gottlieb, who is sharing the judging panel with the actor on the dance celebrity show “Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa”.
Actor Riteish Deshmukh also tweeted his congratulatory message to Shahid and Mira. “Congratulations my friend. Wishing the newly weds @shahidkapoor and Mira a world of happiness. #PicturePerfect.”
Shahid, son of veteran actor Pankaj Kapur and ex-wife Neelima Azeem, opted for an arranged marriage with Mira, who did her English (Honours) this year from Delhi University’s Lady Shri Ram College.