Currently he lives in Mumbai. Aditya is not a trained actor, though he has taken dance lessons and also diction classes to improve his Hindi accent. According to him he “had no a burning ambition to become an actor,” and was content being a VJ, until he was called to audition for London Dreams. During his school years, he wanted to be a cricketer but he quit cricket coaching classes after sixth standard.
His eldest brother Siddharth Roy Kapur is the CEO of UTV Motion Pictures. Another brother, Kunal Roy Kapoor, is a director and actor, having acted in TV series Just Mohabbat (1996) and Aamir Khan Productions’ Delhi Belly, and also directed films, including The President Is Coming (2009)