Ranbir Kapoor 

 

Birth Name Ranbir Raj Kapoor
Birth Place Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Birth Sign Libra
Father Rishi Kapoor
Mother Neetu Kapoor
Spouse n/a
Height 5’11”
Eye color Black
Hair Color black
Date of Birth 1982/09/28
Age 36
Nationality Indian
Net Worth $30 million
Died N/A
College H.R college of Commerce and Economics
Children n/a

 

Personal Life and Family:

Actor Ranbir Kapoor was born on 28th September, 1982 to actors Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor. Similarly he is the great- grandson of Prithviraj Kapoor and the grandson of Raj Kapoor. Ranbir also has an elder sister, Riddhima Kapoor who is an interior and fashion designer. Likewise, The actresses Karishma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor are his cousins.

Early Life:

Ranbir Kapoor completed his school from Bombay Scottish School in Mahim and also completed his pre-university education from H.R College of Commerce and Economics. As a student, he was an average and also had little interest in studying. However, he has a great interest in sports particularly in football. He loves playing football. After his education, he went to New York city to learn film-making at the School of Visual Arts.

Career:

Ranbir Kapoor made his debut as an actor with Sawariya opposite Sonam Kapoor and Rani Mukerji in 2007. However it didn’t well at the box office but Ranbir Kapoor was awarded as the Best Male Debut at Filmfare. After that Ranbir Kapoor performed many roles in movies like: Bachna ae Haseeno, Wakeup Sid, Rocket Singh, Ajab Prem ki Gajab Kahani, etc. In 2011, Ranbir Kapoor starred in a movie Rockstar which became one of the top-grossing film of the year. Likewise in 2012, Ranbir Kapoor potrayed the role of deaf and mute man in Barfi opposite Priyanka Chopra, which was Ranbir’s first movie to earn over $14 million.

Furthermore, in 2013 he performed the role of a commitment-phobic photographer in Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani opposite Deepika Padukone. It was the most awaited film of the year. On the contrary, 2014, 2015, 2016 and 2017 didn’t turned out to be well for him as all his movies didn’t do quite well at the box office. But is 2018, Ranbir potrayed the actor Sanjay Dutt in Sanju, Rajkumar Hirani’s biopic. The film earned over $84million, one of the biggest earner in Bollywood and Ranbir’s highest-grossing release.

Net worth and earnings:

As of now, Kapoor charges 20 crore for each film. He was also in the list of Bollywood’s Higgest Paid Actors for 2017 in Forbes magazine’s list. His annual income was close to $8million which includes his earnings from films, brand endorsements and other projects. As of now, Ranbir’s net worth is close to Rs 320 crore and it is expected to grow by 18 to 22% p.a.

Awards and Nominations:

Year Function Category Movie Result
2019 Asian Film Awards

Filmfare awards

Best actor

Best actor

Best actor (Critics)

Sanju Nominated

Nominated

won

2018 FilmFare awards Best actor(Critics)

Best actor

Jagga Jasoos Nominated

Won

2014 Filmfare awards

Big star entertainment awards

Best actor

Best actor

Yeh jawani hai deewani Nominated

Won

2013 Filmfare awards

Big star entertainment awards

Best actor

Most entertaining film actor

Most entertaining film actor in a romantic role

Barfi Won

Won

 

Won

2012 Filmfare awards Best actor(Critics)

Best actor

Most entertaining film actor

Most entertaining film actor in a romantic role

Rockstar Won

Won

Won

 

Won

2008 Filmfare awards Best male debut Saawariya Won

 

Star Guild awards:

Won

  • 2008 – Best male debut – Saawariya
  • 2010 – Entertainer of the year- Wakeup sid
  • 2012- Best actor – Rockstar
  • 2013- Best actor – Barfi

Nominations:

  • 2010 – Best actor – Wakeup side
  • 2011 – Best actor – Rajneeti
  • 2014 – Best actor – Yeh jawani hai deewani

Star screen awards:

Won

Nominations:

Zee cine awards

Won

People’s choice awards:

Won

  • 2012 – Favorite Movie Youth Icon
  • 2012 – Favorite Movie Actor – Male for Rockstar

Relationship status:

Ranbir Kapoor has dated Avantika Malik for 5 years in 90s. He was also in a relationship with Deepika padukone whom he met in a set of Bachna ae Haseeno. He dated her for around 2years. Ranbir was also rumored to be in a relation with Nargis Fakhri. It was also rumored that Ranbir was also seen dating Katrina and he also proposed Katrina for the marriage but she said no. As of now, it seems that he has found another lover in the form of Alia however they are keeping things away from the media.

Fun facts:

  • Ranbir’s real name was Ranbir Raj Kapoor that he got his name from his grandfather Rajkapoor.
  • Ranbir was the first from his Kapoor family to pass class 10 and finish college.
  • Kapoor still takes his pocket money of Rs 1500/ week from his mother.
  • He prefers wearing Prada Slippers at home and is very much brand conscious.
  • Kapoor is the co-owner of Indian Super League Football team Mumbai City FC.
  • However he is not active in any kind of social media pages.

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