Ranbir Kapoor WikiRanbir Kapoor is an Indian actor popular in bollywood. He made his acting debut with Bhansali's 2007 flick Saawariya for which he was awarded with Filmfare Best Male Debut award. He was last seen in the movie Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. Now he will be seen in movie Jagga Jasoos. Ranbir has finally shifted to his new residence at Pali Hills which has been designed by Shah Rukh Khan's wife and Interior designer Gauri Khan.
BiographyScion of Kapoor family, Ranbir was born on 28 September 1982 in Mumbai to famous bollywood actors Neetu Singh and Rishi Kapoor. He is the great-grandson of Prithviraj Kapoor and grandson of actor-director Raj Kapoor. He has an elder sister, Riddhima Kapoor, a fashion designer. His paternal cousins are actress Karisma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor.
Personal Profile DetailsBirth Name : Ranbir Kapoor
Date of Birth : 28 September, 1982
Place of Birth : Mumbai, India
Age : 34 years
Height : 6' (1.83 m)
Weight: 68 kg
Zodiac Sign : Libra
Father Name : Rishi Kapoor
Mother Name : Neetu Kapoor
Sister Name : Riddhima Kapoor
Occupation : Actor
Nationality : Indian
Debut Movie : Saawariya
Latest NewsRanbir Kapoor will soon make his TV debut with Nach Baliye 8 alongside Karan Tacker. It is being said that Kapoor will also perform to a medley of his hit songs. He will be seen in the grand opening episode of Nach Baliye 8.
Ranbir Kapoor is all set to play the role of Sanjay Dutt in his biopic which is being directed by Raju Hirani. The film will talk about human flaws, the emotional father-son story, Dutt's relationship with his best friend, with the women in his life. Actress Manisha Koirala will be essaying the role of Nargis Dutt in this film. The film also stars Sonam Kapoor, Dia Mirza and Anushka Sharma.
Girlfriend/ MarriageAs per the reports, Ranbir Kapoor was dating actress Katrina Kaif but the couple has broke-off.
In Jagga JasoosJagga Jasoos is an upcoming Indian comedy-drama film directed by Anurag Basu, and produced by Basu and Ranbir Kapoor. The film features Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif in lead roles. The film that was expected to wrap up its shoot in April, has been delayed yet again. It is now expected to release by the end of July. Ranbir Kapoor plays a young detective who is on the look out for his father's killer. The flick is a musical and will have melodious tunes by music director Pritam.
CareerRanbir started his career as an assistant director to Sanjay Leela Bhansali for the movie Black in 2005. Later, Bhansali casted him as the main lead in Saawariya opposite Sonam Kapoor. Then he was seen in many movies like Bachna Ae Haseeno, Wake Up Sid, Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, Barfi and many more.
RK FilmsRanbir Kapoor has been dreaming of re-launching his paternal grandfather Raj Kapoor's prestigious production house, RK Films. He is apparently gearing up to act in and direct a home production. He is all set to take on the responsibility of actor and director for RK Films.
Education QualificationRanbir did his schooling from Bombay Scottish School, Mahim. He attended HR College before setting off to New York to pursue a course in acting and direction at Lee Strasberg Institute and School of Visual Arts where he made about 300 short films. He was very good at football and even played at the district level.
Filmography2007 : Saawariya - Ranbir Raj
2008 : Bachna Ae Haseeno - Raj Sharma
2009 : Luck by Chance - Guest appearance
2009 : Wake Up Sid - Siddharth Mehra (Sid)
2009 : Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani - Prem Shankar Sharma
2009 : Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year - Harpreet Singh Bedi
2010 : Raajneeti - Samar Pratap
2010 : Anjaana Anjaani - Akash
2011 : Chillar Party - Special appearance
2011 : Rockstar - Janardan Jhakhar / Jordan
2012 : Barfi! - Murfy
2012 : Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani - Kabir "Bunny" Thapar
2013 : Besharam
2015 : Roy
2015 : Bombay Velvet
2015 : Tamasha
2016 : Ae Dil Hai Mushkil
FamilyFather Name : Rishi Kapoor
Mother Name : Neetu Kapoor (Singh)
Sister Name : Riddhima Kapoor Sahni
Grandfather : Raj Kapoor
Siblings : Karishma Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor
Brother-in-law : Bharat Sahni(Riddhima's husband), Saif Ali Khan(Kareena's husband)
Uncle : Randhir Kapoor, Shashi Kapoor
FavoritesActor/Actress : Raj Kapoor, Rishi and Neetu Kapoor
Favorite Sports : Cricket, Soccer and Chess
Favorite Movie : Shree 420, Life is Beautiful, Devdas