Ranbir Raj Kapoor, widely known as Ranbir Kapoor, is an Indian actor, producer, and businessman. He is affectionately called “Daboo” and “Ganglu” by his loved ones. Born on September 28, 1982, in Mumbai, Maharashtra, he belongs to a prominent film family, the Kapoor family. Ranbir Kapoor has established himself as a prominent figure in the Indian film industry with his exceptional talent and versatility.
Early Life & Education
Ranbir Kapoor is a Libra by zodiac sign and follows Hinduism as his religion. He spent his early years in Mumbai, Maharashtra, and received his education from the prestigious Bombay Scottish School. He further pursued his studies at H. R. College of Commerce and Economics in Mumbai and also attended the School of Visual Arts and the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York.
Ranbir Kapoor made his acting debut in 2007 with the film “Saawariya.” Since then, he has mesmerized audiences with his remarkable performances. In addition to acting, Ranbir Kapoor ventured into film production and produced the film “Jagga Jasoos” in 2017.
Ranbir Kapoor has been honored with several prestigious awards throughout his career. He has won multiple Filmfare Awards, including Best Male Debut for “Saawariya” in 2008 and Best Actor for films like “Rockstar” (2012), “Barfi!” (2013), and others. He has also received accolades from various other award ceremonies and organizations for his outstanding contributions to Indian cinema.
In the course of his career, Ranbir Kapoor has found himself entangled in a few controversies. One notable incident involved an exchange of words and a subsequent slap from actor Salman Khan during a party. He also drew attention when he shared an encounter with actress Natalie Portman, where she responded harshly to his attempt to compliment her.
Family & Relationships
Ranbir Kapoor got married to actress Alia Bhatt on April 14, 2022, in Mumbai. He had previously been in relationships with fashion designer Nandita Mahtani, actresses Deepika Padukone and Katrina Kaif. He comes from a renowned film family, with his father being the late actor Rishi Kapoor and his mother being actress Neetu Singh. His sister, Riddhima Kapoor Sahani, is a well-known jewelry designer. Ranbir Kapoor is also related to renowned actors Kareena Kapoor and Karisma Kapoor, who are his cousins.
Standing at approximately 6 feet (183 cm), Ranbir Kapoor possesses a charismatic presence. He has dark brown eyes and stylish black hair, which add to his charming demeanor.
Italian, Chinese, Home made Food especially Bhindi, Jungli Mutton, Paya
Mishti Doi, Creme Brulee and Gulab Jamun
Mosambi, Bananas, Water-Melon
Gajalee, Ling’s Pavillion
Bollywood: ‘Shree 420’
Hollywood: ‘Life is Beautiful’
Kisiki Muskurahaton Pe Ho Nisaar (Anari), ‘The Boxer’ by Simon and
Garfunkel, Channa Mereya
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Travel and Living
Red, White & Black
Heavier Than Heaven by Charles R. Cross
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New York, USA, Venice, Puglia in Italy
Ranbir Kapoor showcases his style through his impressive car collection, which includes Audi A8, Audi R8, Range Rover Sport, and Mercedes-Benz G63. He also owns a Harley Davidson bike, adding to his style quotient.
With his successful career in the film industry, Ranbir Kapoor has earned a substantial income. He has commanded a salary of approximately $2.68 million (INR 20 crore) per film. As of now, his estimated net worth is around $39 million (INR 307 crore).