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Kangana Ranaut is a popular Bollywood actress. She has made her acting debut with movie Gangster in 2006. She has won a Best Supporting Actress award for her performance as a troubled model in Fashion. Kangana has bagged National Awards for Fashion, Queen and Tanu Weds Manu Returns. She has designed a summer collection for designer brand Vero Moda titled 'Venice Cruise'. She was last seen in the flick Simran.

Biography

Kangana Ranaut was born on 23 March 1987 into a Hindi-speaking Rajput family. She was a topper as she used to study 18 hours a day. She said "The science in school didn't help me much in my daily life as an adult. But the passion to be the best in my class and the love for books remain. Now I'm an artiste and I read on art." She is also a trained Kathak dancer and loves doing yoga.

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Personal Profile

Name : Kangana Ranaut
Date of Birth : 23 March 1987
Birth Place : Bhambla, Himachal Pradesh
Age : 30 years
Height : 5'7"
Weight : 53 kgs
Zodiac Sign : Pisces
Religion : Hindu
Hobbies : Yoga, cooking and listening music
Occupation : Actress and Model
Education : DAV's High School and college from Simla
Debut movie : Gangster

Latest News

Kangana Ranaut had an explosive interview on Rajat Sharma's Aap Ki Adalat. She got support across social media from common people and fans, who lauded her confidence and boldness.

Kangana Ranaut will soon be seen in upcoming flick Manikarnika - The Queen Of Jhansi. It is a biographical film, directed by Krish and produced by Zee Studios. Kangana plays the title role of Rani Laxmibai, while Ankita Lokhande and Atul Kulkarni will play pivotal roles.

Family

Kangana was born and brought up into a non-filmy family. Her father Amardeep Ranaut is a businessman by profession and her mother Asha Ranaut is in teaching field. She has an elder sister, Rangoli and a one year younger brother, Akshit. Her family lives in Mandi, district of Himachal Pradesh.

Boyfriend/Marriage

Kangana Ranaut is very much single and not dating anyone. She loves children and wants to get married. She has had a string of failed relationships but is someone who strongly believes in love. When asked when she would be tying the knot, Kangana said, "Yes, it would be this year, hopefully."

Education

Kangana was brought up in Dehradun and studied in DAV's High School, where she participated in many debates, elocutions and was a basket-ball player. She attended Science College in Simla. After a few months of college, she was driven to Delhi to become a model and accompanied the Elite Modelling Agency in 2003.

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In Simran

Simran is an Indian Comedy-drama film directed by Hansal Mehta. It featured Kangana Ranaut as Praful Patel in lead role. It also starred Sohum Shah, Esha Tewari Pande, Aneesha Joshi and many in pivotal roles. The movie was released on 15 September 2017.

Career

Ranaut has started her career as a theatre artist in Delhi with Asmita Theatre Group. She trained under eminent theatre director Arvind Gaur. She participated in his theatre workshop at India Habitat Centre and acted in several plays.

Her first play with Arvind Gaur was Girish Karnad's Taledanda (Rakt-Kalyan). She joined Asha Chandra's course in 2004 to brush herself to face the camera. In 2005, luck hit her with the movie "Gangster". Apart from bollywood, Kangna also stepped into a telugu film Ek Niranjana, where she proved her acting skills.

Awards

Best Actor (Female) award for "Queen", at the 60th Filmfare Awards ceremony.
Asian Festival of First Films, Best Actress, Gangster
Filmfare Best Female Debut Award, Gangster
Filmfare Fairever Fresh Face of the Year Award, Gangster
IIFA Best Female Debut Award, Gangster
Star Screen Award for Most Promising Newcomer - Female, Gangster
Zee Cine Award for Best Female Debut, Gangster
60th Filmfare Awards for Best Actress

Sister Rangoli

Kangana's sister Rangoli has suffered from serious burn injuries where a man threw acid on her, at her residence in Doon valley. She was the final year student of M.Sc microbiology at that time. This was the first ever case of acid attack in Dehradun.

Fitness Secret

Trained under fitness guru Leena Mogre, Kangana follows a strict diet and workout regimen to maintain her figure. Being an ectomorph, she doesn't really have to bother much about putting on too much weight, but a well-balanced diet is important nonetheless. Her fitness regime consists of a mix of power yoga, kickboxing and gym sessions.

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Filmography

2006 Gangster
2006 Woh Lamhe
2007 Life in a...Metro
2008 Fashion
2009 Raaz - The Mystery Continues
2010 Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai
2011 Tanu Weds Manu
2013 Shootout at Wadala
2014 Queen
2015 Tanu Weds Manu Returns
2015 Katti Batti
2017 Rangoon
2017 Simran


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