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Ranbir Kapoor

Biography

Leading Hindi actor who starred in the 2012 film, Barfi! as well as the 2011 film Rockstar. He previously his 1st starring part in the 2007 tragedy Saawariya. He analyzed performing at New York’s Lee Strasberg Theater and Film Institute. He required home his 1st Best Acting professional Filmfare Honor in 2012 after getting nominations this year 2010 and 2011. He dated celebrity Deepika Padukone. His parents are Rishi Kapoor and Neefu Singh. He co-starred in the 2010 film Anjaana Anjaani with leading woman Priyanka Chopra.

Quick Facts


Full Name Ranbir Kapoor
Date Of Birth September 28, 1982
Place Of Birth Mumbai, India
Height 1.83 m
Profession Movie Actor
Education H.R. College of Commerce and Economics, Bombay Scottish School, Mahim, Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, School of Visual Arts, Matargashti, Agar Tum Saath Ho, Kun Faya Kun
Nationality Indian
Parents Rishi Kapoor, Neetu Singh, Matargashti, Agar Tum Saath Ho, Kun Faya Kun
Siblings Riddhima Kapoor Sahani
Awards Filmfare Award for Best Actor, Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut, Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor, Screen Award for Best Actor, Guild Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role, IIFA Award for Best Actor, Screen Award for Jodi No. 1, Zee Cine Award for Best Actor, IIFA Award for Hottest Pair of the year, Stardust Award for Superstar of Tomorrow – Male, Star Guild Award for Best Entertainer of the Year, Zee Cine Award for International Male Icon, IIFA Award for Star Debut of the Year – Male, Zee Cine Critics Award for Best Actor – Male, BIG Star Most Entertaining Film Actor – Male, Zee Cine Award for Best Male Debut, BIG Star Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Role - Male, BIG Star New Talent of the Decade (Male), Guild Award for Best Male Debut, Global Indian Film Honours for Best Actor - Male, ITA Scroll of Honour (Entertainment) Award, Matargashti, Agar Tum Saath Ho, Kun Faya Kun
Nominations Stardust Award for Actor of the Year – Male, Stardust Award for Best Actor, Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Drama, BIG Star Most Entertaining Dancer, Matargashti, Agar Tum Saath Ho, Kun Faya Kun
Movies Matargashti, Agar Tum Saath Ho, Kun Faya Kun, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, Tamasha, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Jagga Jasoos, Rockstar, Barfi!, Roy, Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, Bombay Velvet, Besharam, Saawariya, Bachna Ae Haseeno, Raajneeti, Wake Up Sid, Anjaana Anjaani, Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year, Chillar Party, India, 1964, Fuddu, Aap Ka Saaya, Pyara Bharat Yeh Kahe, Untitled Sanjay Dutt biopic, Tezz, Pasand Apni Apni
Star Sign Libra

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#Fact
1 Cousin of model Shivani Kapur. Shivani came to India in the early 2000's from England. How they are cousins is not clarified anywhere.Shivani's mother Malati Lall was invited to be the face of the Lakme campaign in the 1980's She had to refuse as Malati's mother did not want her to be a model.
2 Grandnephew of Prem Nath, Rajendra Nath and Narendra Nath.
3 Second cousin of director Siddharth Malhotra.
4 Second cousin of actor Adiraj Malhotra. Adiraj starred in the video "Purana Andaz " as a child. Adiraj is son of actor Monty Nath. Month Nath was the son of actor Prem Nath. Prem Nath's sister was married to Raj Kapoor.
5 His uncle is Sanjay Kapoor the CEO of Talking Pictures Productions in Bahrain. Sanjay is the son of director Vijay Kapoor. Vijay Kapoor has another son named Ajay Kapoor. Ajay Kapoor is the Executive Director at Indra Media Pvt Ltd. Ajay is Zee Sports - Head of Programming. Ajay has also been a producer of several drama series. He has also been the Nimbus Television - Creative Director. Ajay has also been the producer of Ten Sports. Director Vijay Kapoor also has a daughter named Anuradha settled in India. Anuradha has a daughter settled in Australia.
6 Cousin Pooja Desai was a assistant director in Dhoom 2 and Om Shanti Om. Pooja is the granddaughter of Shammi Kapoor.
7 His father Rishi Kapoor's brother is Randhir Kapoor, whose wife is Babita Kapoor. Babita's aunt is classic actress Sadhana, whom Ranbir escorted on the ramp of a fashion show for charity in 2014. A cheerful Sadhana wore a beautiful pink sari, while being on the arm of the handsome dapper Ranbir, in what turned out to be her last public appearance. A year-and-a-half later, she died from a high fever. Rishi went to her house to pay his last respects and was touched to see that she had kept a framed picture of her and Ranbir from the fashion show on her nightstand.
8 Cousin Shaira Kapoor (Shashi Kapoor's granddaughter) worked as production designer in Bombay Velvet.
9 Was roommate's with Abhay Chopra ( Ravi Chopra's son) in the year 2000 in New York. Ranbir was there to attend a acting school.
10 Visted the Fiji Islands in 1986. He accompanied his father for a stage concert with Dimple Kapadia, Asrani and Prem Chopra .
11 His favorite movies are It's a Wonderful Life (1946), Shree 420 (1955), Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge (1995), Life Is Beautiful (1997), Mr. India (1987), The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001), The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002), The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003), Singin' in the Rain (1952), Masoom (1983), Dil Chahta Hai (2001), Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind (2004), Kabhie Kabhie (1976), Silsila (1981), Chandni (1989), Lage Raho Munna Bhai (2006), 3 Idiots (2009), Rang De Basanti (2006), Hum Aapke Hain Koun...! (1994), Home Alone (1990), The Prestige (2006), Lost in Translation (2003), Catch Me If You Can (2002), Amar Akbar Anthony (1977) and Rafoo Chakkar (1975).
12 Ranbir Kapoor is a relative of Anil , Boney , Sanjay , Sonam and Arjun Kapoor. His great grandfather Prithviraj Kapoor was a cousin of Surinder Kapoor ( Anil Kapoor 's dad).
13 Grandfather Raj Kapoor's maternal uncle was actor Jugal Kishore Mehra. Jugal married actress Anwari Begum and adopted her daughter actress Zarine ( Nasreen). Nasreen is the mother of actress/ singer Salma Agha. This makes Salma Agha his aunt. This also makes Sasha Agha his cousin.
14 Distant great grand nephew of Kamal Kapoor. Kamal was a cousin of Prithviraj Kapoor.
15 Nephew of Jatin Sial ( Dad's cousin.Urmila Sial's son).
16 Grand nephew of director Vijay Kapoor and his brother actor, politician Vicky Kapoor. Their father was Trilok Kapoor. Trilok was the brother of Prithviraj Kapoor.
17 Great grand nephew of Trilok Kapoor. Trilok is the brother of Prithviraj Kapoor.
18 Nephew of Aditya Raj Kapoor and Kanchan Desai ( Shammi Kapoor's children).
19 Nephew of actor Jatin Sial. ( Rishi Kapoor's Aunt Urmila Sial's son).
20 Great grand nephew of actor Trilok Kapoor ( Prithviraj's brother).
21 Discovered actor Jatin Sial for Aa Ab Laut Chale. Ranbir saw him a in a play and recommended him to his father Rishi Kapoor.
22 Grandson of actress/ costume designer Rajee Singh.
23 Nephew of actors Kunal Kapoor Karan Kapoor Sanjana Kapoor.
24 Nephew of Karan Kapoor, Kunal Kapoor, Sanjana Kapoor ( Shashi's children).
25 Cousin of Kareena Kapoor and Karisma Kapoor.
26 Grandson of Raj Kapoor.
27 Great-grandson of Prithviraj Kapoor.
28 Great-nephew of Shammi Kapoor and Shashi Kapoor.
29 Son of Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh.
30 Shares his name with his grandfather, the legendary Raj Kapoor (his full name was Ranbir Raj Kapoor).


Actor

Actor

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Dutt 2017 pre-production Sanjay Dutt
Jagga Jasoos 2017 filming Jagga
Dragon pre-production
Ae Dil Hai Mushkil 2016 Ayan Sanger
Fuddu 2016 Poetry Reciter in End Credits Song (voice, uncredited)
Tamasha 2015 Ved
Bombay Velvet 2015 Johnny Balraj
Roy 2015 Roy
PK 2014 Alien 2
Bhoothnath Returns 2014 Special Guest Appearnce
Besharam 2013 Babli
Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani 2013 Kabir Thapar AKA Bunny
Barfi! 2012 Barfii
Rockstar 2011 Janardan Jakhar Jordan
Chillar Party 2011 Dancer / Singer
Anjaana Anjaani 2010 Akash
Raajneeti 2010 Samar Pratap
Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year 2009 Harpreet Singh Bedi
Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani 2009 Premshankar 'Prem' S. Sharma
Wake Up Sid 2009 Sid Mehra
Bachna Ae Haseeno 2008 Raj Sharma
Saawariya 2007 Ranbir Raj
Black 2005 Body double for Amitabh sitting by waterfountain.
India, 1964 2004 Short Aryan Malhotra

Assistant Director

Assistant Director

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Black 2005 assistant director
Aa Ab Laut Chalen 1999 assistant director
PremGranth 1996 assistant director - as Ranbhir Kapoor

Soundtrack

Soundtrack

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Barfi! 2012 performer: "Fataafati"
Rockstar 2011 performer: "The Meeting Place"

Music Department

Music Department

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Rockstar 2011 playback singer

Producer

Producer

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Jagga Jasoos 2017 producer filming

Thanks

Thanks

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Race 2 2013 we are grateful to
Bollywood: The Greatest Love Story Ever Told 2011 Documentary special thanks
Luck by Chance 2009 very special thanks

Self

Self

TitleYearStatusCharacter
Koffee with Karan 2010-2016 TV Series Himself - Guest
The Kapil Sharma Show 2016 TV Series Himself
Comedy Nights with Kapil 2013-2015 TV Series Himself
Making of Bhoothnath Returns 2014 Documentary short Himself
Bombay Talkies 2013 Himself
The 1st Annual People's Choice Awards 2012 TV Special Himself
Zee Cine Awards 2012 2012 TV Special Himself - Winner Best Actor ( Male )
Kaun Banega Crorepati? 2011 TV Series Himself
Phir Mile Sur 2010 Video short Himself
Luck by Chance 2009 Himself
Dus Ka Dum 2008 TV Series Himself - Guest
Sa Re Ga Ma Pa 1995 TV Series Himself (1999-2011)
Pyara Bharat Yeh Kahe 1993 TV Movie Himself

Won awards

Won awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2014 Special Award Awards of the International Indian Film Academy Star Plus Hottest Pair Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013) · Deepika Padukone (actress)
2013 Apsara Award Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards Best Actor Barfi! (2012)
2013 Popular Award Awards of the International Indian Film Academy Best Actor in a Leading Role Barfi! (2012)
2013 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Actor Barfi! (2012)
2013 Popular Award South Africa India Film and Television Awards Actor of the Year - Male Barfi! (2012)
2013 Popular Award Times of India Film Awards Best Actor Barfi! (2012)
2013 Critics Choice Award Zee Cine Awards Best Actor Barfi! (2012)
2012 Apsara Award Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards Best Actor Rockstar (2011)
2012 Popular Award Awards of the International Indian Film Academy Best Actor in a Leading Role Rockstar (2011)
2012 Special Award Awards of the International Indian Film Academy Star Plus Hottest Pair Rockstar (2011) · Nargis Fakhri
2012 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Actor Rockstar (2011)
2012 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Actor - Critics Rockstar (2011)
2012 Ghanta Award The Ghanta Awards Worst On-Screen Couple Rockstar (2011) · Nargis Fakhri
2012 Popular Award Zee Cine Awards Best Actor Rockstar (2011)
2010 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Actor - Critics Wake Up Sid (2009)
2010 Entertainment Category NDTV Indian of the Year, IN Entertainer of the Year · Priyanka Chopra
2008 Apsara Award Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards Best Male Debut Saawariya (2007)
2008 Popular Award Awards of the International Indian Film Academy Best Male Debut Saawariya (2007)
2008 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Newcomer - Male Saawariya (2007)
2008 Popular Award Zee Cine Awards Best Male Debut Saawariya (2007)
2007 HT Café Film Award HT Café Film Awards Best Newcomer (Male) Saawariya (2007)

Nominated awards

Nominated awards

YearAwardCeremonyNominationMovieAward shared with
2016 Popular Award Awards of the International Indian Film Academy Best Actor in a Leading Role Tamasha (2015)
2014 Apsara Award Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards Best Actor Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
2014 Popular Award Awards of the International Indian Film Academy Best Actor in a Leading Role Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
2014 Surfers' Choice Award Bollywood Hungama Surfers' Choice Movie Awards Best Actor Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
2014 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Actor Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
2014 Screen Screen Weekly Awards Best Actor Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
2014 Screen Screen Weekly Awards Best Actor (Popular Choice) Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
2014 Ghanta Award The Ghanta Awards Worst On-Screen Couple Besharam (2013) · Pallavi Sharda
2014 Ghanta Award The Ghanta Awards That's Anything But Sexy Besharam (2013)
2014 Popular Award Zee Cine Awards Best Actor Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
2013 Film Award BIG Star Entertainment Awards, India Most Entertaining Film Actor (Male) Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
2013 Film Award BIG Star Entertainment Awards, India Most Entertaining Actor in a Romantic Film (Male) Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013)
2013 Popular Award Zee Cine Awards Best Actor Barfi! (2012)
2011 Apsara Award Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards Best Actor Raajneeti (2010)
2011 Popular Award Awards of the International Indian Film Academy Best Actor in a Leading Role Raajneeti (2010)
2011 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Actor Raajneeti (2010)
2011 Popular Award Zee Cine Awards Best Actor Raajneeti (2010)
2010 Apsara Award Apsara Film Producers Guild Awards Best Actor Wake Up Sid (2009)
2010 Popular Award Awards of the International Indian Film Academy Best Actor in a Leading Role Wake Up Sid (2009)
2010 Filmfare Award Filmfare Awards Best Actor Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani (2009)


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