Ranbir Kapoor Biography

Ranbir kapoor biography

Ranbir Kapoor is a young rising star of Bollywood. He is a son of famous Indian actor Rishi Kapoor and charming actress of her time, Neetu Singh. He has a sister Riddhima Kapoor Sahni.

He completed schooling from Bombay Scottish School in Mahim, Mumbai and then joined training program in acting in 'The Lee Strasberg Theatre' and Film Institute. He has backing of his parents that has made him superstar. He is one of the favourite stars of youngsters these days.

With great hard work and dedication, Ranbir Kapoor has won the heart of millions of fans around the world. He gave marvellous performance as a tragic hero in Rock star and his performance really rocked the Bollywood.

His most popular and award winning film "Barfi" produced by Anurag Basu made him a superstar. In this movie he played as a deaf & dumb boy. It was super hit film and Ranbir left distinct image among his fans with this movie.

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He worked as an assistant of Sanjay Leela Bhansali in the movie Black but he made his grand entry into films with the film Saawariya released in 2007. Here he played a romantic character. This film did not do well at the box-office, but Ranbir was praised by the audience. Critics and viewers accepted him as an emerging hero of Bollywood.

After that his journey in Bollywood was smooth. In the year 2009, he played the lead role in the movie "Wake up Sid." He got immense popularity with this film. The movie was a box-office hit and Ranbir was nominated as a best Actor in various award functions.

His next film was Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani that was again hit at the box office. In his next film Rocket Singh, Ranbir played the role of a salesman, but it was not a successful film.

After a fall in his filmy career graph, Ranbir rose up to give another blockbuster Rajneeti in the year 2010. With this film, he became famous for his acting talent.

He was seen in Anjaana Anjaani, in which he worked with Priyanka Chopra. These cute couple were liked by the audience very well.

After that he paired with Deepika Padukone in 'Bachna Ae Haseeno'. Together they gave blockbuster "Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani' in mid 2013. This film was based on youth romance and viewers enjoyed it much. This film made record success in United Kingdom and New Zealand. Though critics gave mixed comments, it collected huge revenue on the first day of its release. This film became the gateway of success for Ranbir Kapoor.

Ranbir kapoor biography

Ranbir has made good entry in Bollywood and he is also internationally recognized. After release of Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani, he became famous among global audience. He is enjoying good reputation at the global box-office and at the international level his demand is increasing.

His movie Besharam which released in late 2013, received negative reviews. Besharam also starred his parents Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh. After Besharam he did not have any new releases but was seen in a guest appearance in Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma starrer PK.

Ranbir has six new projects in his kitty, among the six films his first release is Roy where is starrer opposite Jacqueline Fernandez for first time. Roy also stars Arjun Rampal and is a romantic thriller scheduled to release in February 2015.

Ranbir's next five upcoming films are Bombay Velvet, here he is paired opposite Anushka Sharma and is scheduled for release in May 2015. Jagga Jasoos opposite actress Katrina Kaif and is scheduled for release in August 2015. Tamasha opposite actress Deepika Padukone which is under production and scheduled for release in December 2015. Ae Dil Hai Mushkil opposite actress Anushka Sharma for the second time and actress Aishwarya Rai will also be part of this project. Ranbir Kapoor will also star opposite Alia Bhatt in director Ayan Mukherjee's next untitled project



Ranbir Kapoor Latest News

'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' leads IIFA 2017 nominations

    Updated On : May 19,2017   6:22 pm
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Karan Johar's "Ae Dil Hai Mushkil" is the front runner in the nomination pack of the 18th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards with a chance to win in eight categories, followed by "M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story" which has been nominated across seven categories. View More..

Imtiaz always expects to work with Ranbir

    Updated On : May 19,2017   1:06 pm
Mumbai, May 19 (IANS) Imtiaz Ali has directed Ranbir Kapoor in films like "Rockstar" and "Tamasha" but it seems like the director is not tired of working with the "Barfi!" actor. View More..

Ranbir Kapoor to endorse online travel portal

    Updated On : May 15,2017   3:12 pm
New Delhi, May 15 (IANS) Bollywood star Ranbir Kapoor, an avid traveller, was on Monday announced as brand ambassador of online travel portal Yatra.com. View More..

Sanjay Dutt biopic to be shot in New York

    Updated On : May 08,2017   11:52 am
Mumbai, May 8 (IANS) Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani says over half the shooting for the Sanjay Dutt biopic is done, and that the team will head for a schedule in New York later this year. View More..

Ranbir, Katrina step out holding hands

    Updated On : May 01,2017   2:26 pm
Mumbai, May 1 (IANS) Actors Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif stepped out of studio hand-in-hand after wrapping up the shooting of Anurag Basu's much-delayed directorial "Jagga Jasoos". View More..

I have learnt to handle criticism gracefully, says Katrina Kaif

    Updated On : Apr 29,2017   4:50 pm
Mumbai, April 29 (IANS) Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif says getting criticised is disheartening, but she has learnt to not "overanalyse things" and move on. View More..

Rishi slams 'today's stars' for skipping Vinod's funeral

    Updated On : Apr 28,2017   1:30 pm
Mumbai, April 28 (IANS) Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor is angry over new generation of actors as they chose to skip late actor Vinod Khanna's funeral. View More..

I have broken all norms, plan to break more: Gauhar

    Updated On : Apr 20,2017   11:16 pm
Mumbai, April 20 (IANS) Bollywood actress and Big Boss winner Gauhar Khan on Thursday said she was advised not to do a lot of things but she has "broken all the norms and plans to break even more". View More..

Ranbir's popularity will increase after Sanjay Dutt biopic: Dia Mirza

    Updated On : Apr 17,2017   4:08 pm
Mumbai, April 17 (IANS) Actress Dia Mirza says that Ranbir Kapoor's popularity will increase ten-fold after the release of Sanjay Dutt's biopic. View More..

Big B, Deepika most desirable travel buddies for Indians: Survey

    Updated On : Apr 05,2017   3:16 pm
Mumbai, April 5 (IANS) Most Indians see their travel buddy in megastar Amitabh Bachchan and actresses Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra, according to a survey. View More..

Audience will be surprised to see Ranbir as Sanjay Dutt: Vicky Kaushal

    Updated On : Mar 30,2017   2:40 pm
Mumbai, March 30 (IANS) Actor Vicky Kaushal, who features in the Rajkumar Hirani-directed biopic on Sanjay Dutt, says the audience will be surprised to see Ranbir Kapoor reprising the controversial actor's life on screen. View More..

PVR Cinemas launches India's first HP virtual reality lounge

    Updated On : Mar 20,2017   2:26 pm
Noida, March 20 (IANS) In a move to bring immersive and interactive content for its customers, multiplex major PVR Cinemas in association with HP India on Monday launched India's first HP Virtual Reality (VR) lounge here. View More..

Wonderful to be part of Sanjay Dutt's biopic: Dia Mirza

    Updated On : Mar 19,2017   6:36 pm
New Delhi, March 19 (IANS) Actress-producer Dia Mirza, who will play the role of Sanjay Dutt's wife Manyata in the actor's biopic, says it's wonderful to be part of the project. View More..

Rishi Kapoor with a stack of comics under his arm

    Updated On : Mar 12,2017   6:40 pm
Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor shared an old black-and-white photograph from his childhood, reminiscing about the moment when he had to catch a flight. View More..

Makers mull delaying 'Jagga Jasoos' for better release date

    Updated On : Feb 20,2017   2:48 pm
Mumbai, Feb 20 (IANS) Film director Anurag Basu says since his new project "Jagga Jasoos" is a family holiday film, he would prefer to release it at the right time instead of doing so right in the middle of students' exams. View More..

Don't reproduce what's already there: Rohit Bal to young designers

    Updated On : Feb 16,2017   10:32 am
New Delhi, Feb 16 (IANS) He has been in the fashion industry for over 25 years and has seen many aspirants try their luck. But, says veteran designer Rohit Bal, though there is a lot of talent, many newcomers don't follow their instinct for originality. View More..

Ayan Mukerji yet to lock title of his next film

    Updated On : Feb 08,2017   6:18 pm
Mumbai, Feb 8 (IANS) Director Ayan Mukerji says his next film with actor Ranbir Kapoor will feature a character who has a mystical connection with fire. And since fire is the symbol of power, the director tentatively called the film "Dragon" though he is yet to finalise the title. View More..

As 'Black' turns 12, Big B gets nostalgic

    Updated On : Feb 04,2017   4:02 am
Mumbai, Feb 4 (IANS) It has been twelve years since the release of Sanjay Leela Bhansali's widely celebrated film "Black" and on Saturday, its lead star Amitabh Bachchan described the experience of working in the film as "amazing". View More..

'Badrinath...' trailer shows why Alia, Varun are best of new breed

    Updated On : Feb 02,2017   4:48 pm
Mumbai, Feb 2 (IANS) They are so comfortable together you could mistake them for a real-life couple. But Alia Bhatt and Varun Dhawan are just faking it in "Badrinath Ki Dulhaniya". And if this is how well they jell in pretence, I wonder what they would look like on screen if they were really in love. View More..

LFW Summer/Resort 2017 to promote inclusivity, creativity (Curtain Raiser)

    Updated On : Jan 31,2017   12:10 pm
Mumbai, Jan 31 (IANS) An experience of inclusivity, diversity, creativity, technology and fresh energy is guaranteed to attendees at the Lakme Fashion Week Summer/Resort 2017 -- which begins on Wednesday -- where, apart from Indian textiles, the focus will also be on sustainable and eco-friendly fashion. View More..