Gaurav Kapoor’s first tryst with the big screen was with Darna Mana Hai (2003) as Romi. The same year he was seen in another horror flick Ssssshhhh (2003). This was followed by Manu Rewal’s Chai Pani Etc (2004), a comedy; White Rainbow (2005) which was women oriented; the comedy Kudiyon Ka Hai Zamaana and as Ahmed in Ram Gopal Varma Ki Aag, a remake of Sholay.
In 2008, he was seen in Secrets of the Seven Sounds, Quick Gun Murugan, The Mole and Ugly Aur Pagli. He worked with Anupam Kher and Naseeruddin Shah in Neeraj Pandey’s A Wednesday.
Gaurav Kapoor played the lead in the comedy Bad Luck Govind (2009) that opened to mixed reviews. His next movie is a drama called Saluun.