Ram Kapoor was born into a Punjabi Khatri family in New Delhi, India. After completing his schooling from Sherwood College and graduating from Kodaikanal International School, he moved to Los Angeles with the intention of joining UCLA to study film making but instead joined Stanislavski acting academy.
Kapoor made his TV debut with Nyay (1997), directed by Sudhir Mishra. He went on doing some more shows, and finally shot to fame with Ghar Ek Mandir.
Presently he features in Bade Achche Lagte Hain and has also done characters roles in films.
Kapoor has also appeared in small roles in films like Karthik Calling Karthik, Udaan, Student Of The Year, Mere Dad Ki Maruti.
Kapoor believes in grabbing the opportunities. Presently he is handling both his television as well as his film career.