Ranveer Singh Bhavnani is an Indian superstar who works in the Bollywood industry. Ranveer Singh was born on 6th July 1985 in Bombay, India. He has earned a lot of respect and crazy fan following due to his mesmerizing mindblowing acting skills and sharp looks. Ranveer is known for his unbelievable energy on and off the screen and he is a great entertainer. Due to his tremendous contribution to the Indian film industry, he has won numerous awards.
Ranveer has won three Filmfare awards and he is among the top paid actors of India! From 2012 Ranveer Singh is featured on the list of ‘Top 100 celebrities of India‘ by Forbes! He was born and brought up in a Sindhi family in Mumbai itself. Ranveer has a sister named Ritika who is 2 years older than him. If you want to know more about Ranveer Singh Age, Height, Net worth, father, sister and his date of birth then stay tuned till the end!
|Name||Ranveer Singh Bhavnani|
|Nickname||Bittoo & Rambo|
|Date of Birth||6 July 1985|
|Age||35 (As of 2020)|
|School||Leaner's Academy, Mumbai|
|College||H.R. College of Commerce, Mumbai|
|Qualifications||B.A. Degree from Indiana University, USA|
|Debut film||Band Baja Baaraat!|
|Awards||3 FilmFare Awards
Dada Saheb Phalke award
|Marriage date||15 November, 2018|
|Parents||Jagjit Singh Bhavnani
Ranveer Singh Age & Wiki
Ranveer Singh was born on 6th July 1985 in a business-class Sindhi family in Mumbai, India. His father’s name is Jagjit Singh Bhavnani whereas his mother’s name is Anju Bhavnani. Currently, Ranveer Singh is 35 years old as of the year 2020. During the partition, his family shifted to Mumbai from Karachi. His roots are from Pakistan which many of the people don’t know. He removed his surname Bhavnani from his screen name as he thought it would be too long!
His nickname is Bittoo and all his colleagues as well as childhood friends used to call him by this name. The name Bittoo became trending after his debut film Band Baja Baaraat got superhit. From a very young age, his interest was in dancing and acting. He was firm with his decision of becoming an actor and performing on the big screen.
As said earlier, Ranveer was interested in acting and dancing since his schooling days. He used to participate in a lot of dramas and plays in his school as well as high school. One day he had gone to a birthday party, where he was asked to dance by his grandmother. He said in an interview that he rocked that night after dancing on the popular 1991 song ‘Chumma Chumma’. After that, he felt the craze and thrill of performing and he became more firm on his decision!
Although he had the desire to become an actor he knew that getting a breakthrough in the Film Industry was not that easy. Moreover, he was not the kid of any superstar or a popular producer and he had no contacts in Bollywood. Analyzing the situation he decided to join the ‘H.R. College of Commerce and Economics’ to complete his high school degree. But, he did participate in all the events, drama, plays which happened in the college.
He dropped the idea of acting and focused on creative writing while he was studying seeing a very slim opportunity in the Industry. Later, he went to the United States to complete his graduation. He received the Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana University with a minor in theatre. Even though his love for acting was still there and he took acting classes from the University. In the year 2007, he successfully completed his degree in Arts and returned to Mumbai at his home.
In the initial years, he worked as a copywriter in advertising agencies like J.Watler Thompson and O&M. Later, for some time he worked as an assistant director but he was not satisfied with the atmosphere. Then, he worked on himself and started sending his photos to directors. After numerous auditions, he didn’t get any chance and got calls only for minor roles! At this point of time, he got very frustrated and started doubting his decision!
Ranveer Singh: Career Breakthrough
Singh finally was called for an audition in the year 2010 by Shanoo Sharma, the head of casting director of YashRaj Films. Shanoo said to him that he has got selected for a film named Band Bajaa Baaraat which was a romantic comedy movie. Aditya Chopra who is the vice-president of YashRaj Films was very impressed and convinced with Ranveer as the lead actor. Although, Maneesh Sharma was not yet convinced and he was called for some more interviews and auditions for the coming two weeks. Finally, seeing his caliber Ranveer Singh was assigned the lead role of Bittoo, in the movie Band Baja Baaraat with Anushka Sharma as the lead actress!
This film was commercially super hit which earned around ($3 million) 214 million rupees! Following the success of Band Baaja Baaraat, Ranveer got another chance in the movie Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl. This movie was produced by the Chopra and directed by Maneesh Sharma. The co-stars of this film were Parineeti Chopra, Anushka Sharma, Dipannti Sharma, and Aditi Sharma. This movie just like Band Baaja Baaraat was commercially super hit and earned around ($5.4 million) 370 million rupees!
In the year 2013, Lootera was Ranveer Singh’s next release which was directed as well as written by Vikramaditya Motwane! Sonakshi Sinha was the lead actress for this romantic film which performed poorly at the box office, unlike Ranveer’s first two films.
Seeing his great work in all these films Sanjay Leela Bhansali was very impressed by Ranveer. Bhansali signed Ranveer Singh for his film Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ramleela which was a romantic film based on William Shakespeare’s writing Romeo and Juliet! In this movie, Deepika Padukone was signed as the lead actress. Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ramleela was Ranveer’s biggest international commercial success with the earning of 2.2 Billion rupees worldwide! For his outstanding work, he received a lot of name and fame. He also won the nominations of Best Actor at the Filmfare!
Until now Ranveer Singh had become a big name in the Bollywood Industry. In the coming years, he was part of numerous films such as Gunday with Arjun Kapoor and Priyanka Chopra in the year 2014 and Dil Dhadakne Do in the year 2015! The year 2016 was not that good for him as his movie Befikre with Vaani Kapoor didn’t do well at the box office. This romantic comedy movie was directed by Aditya Chopra and was the 4th project of Ranveer.
After a two-year-long absence from the big screen, Ranveer came back strongly with his movie Padmavaat, where he played the role of a ruthless Muslim king. This movie was produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali co-starring Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor. The budget was this movie was huge but it also performed quite well at the box office with a total collection of 5.7 billion rupees.
Simmba was his next release in the year 2018, which was an action film directed by Rohit Shetty. The co-star of this film was Sara Ali Khan and Sonu Sood. It was Sara’s debut movie based on the Telugu film ‘Temper’. It was also a big hit with a collection of 4 billion rupees, the second-highest of Ranveer’s career. In the upcoming years, he came with movies like Gully Boy, Kapil Dev, and Takht.
Awards and Achievements
Ranveer received the best male debut award in the year 2010 for his exceptional work in the super hit blockbuster movie, Band Baaja Baaraat. In the year 2016, he received the best male actor award for his work in the movie Bajirao Mastani. He also has received Dada Saheb Phalke award in the year 2016 for his movie Padmavaat.
|Year||Movie||Box Office Collection
|2010||Band Baaja Baaraat||214 million|
|2011||Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl||370 million|
|2013||Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela||2.2 billion|
|2015||Dil Dhakne Do||3.5 billion|
|2019||Gully Boy||2.3 billion|
Ranveer Singh first movie
Ranveer Singh debut first movie is Band Baaja Baaraat which was released in the year 2010. In this film, Ranveer played the character of Bittoo, a typical Delhi boy. This movie was produced by YashRaj Films and directed by Maneesh Sharma. This romantic, as well as a comedy movie based on the concept of marriage, co-starred Anushka Sharma! This movie was the breakthrough movie in Ranveer Singh’s career and after a lot of auditions and trials, he was finally selected by Shanoo Sharma. In the month of January 2010, the head of casting division Shanoo impressed by Ranveer’s acting offered him this movie, Band Baaja Baaraat!
Ranveer Singh new upcoming movies list
|Kapil Dev||Kabir Khan|
|JayeshBhai Jordaar||Divyang Thakkar|
Ranveer’s first upcoming movie is Kapil Dev which is the biopic of the great cricketer Kapil Dev, who tasted us the joy of winning a Cricket World Cup. This sports-based film is conceived on the 1983 cricket world cup! Kabir Khan is the director of this wonderful film. In his next film, he is portraying the role of Mughal prince Dara Shikoh, in the movie named Takht directed by Karan Johar. Later he also has signed for a comedy movie named Jayeshbhai Jordaar which is directed by Divyang Thakkar.
Ranveer was born in Mumbai in a business class Sindhi family. During the partition, his family moved from Pakistan to India. The family background of his family is from Karachi. His full name is Ranveer Singh Bhavnani but he removed Bhavnani from his screen name as he felt it was too big for a brand name!
Ranveer Singh father
Jagjit Singh Bhavnani is the name of Ranveer’s father. He was a real estate businessman with a lot of income flowing. Jagjit Singh was born on 2 May 1963 in a Sindhi family in Mumbai itself. He is a real estate entrepreneur popularly known as Ranveer Singh’s father! Unlike his father, Jagjit Singh was born and brought up in Mumbai, India.
Ranveer Singh sister
Ritika Bhavnani is the elder sister of the Bollywood superstar Ranveer Singh. Many people don’t know that Ranveer has a sister named Ritika who is very close to him. In fact, in an interview, Ranveer Singh said that Ritika Bhavnani is not his sister but his ‘Little Momma’. Ritika came into limelight when some of the rakhi photos of Ranveer and Ritika became viral on social media. Since childhood, Ranveer and Ritika were very close to each other! The gorgeous sister of Simba of Bollywood Ritika Bhavnani was born on 5th August 1983 in Mumbai, India. Like Ranveer Singh, she too was born and brought up in the city of dreams, Mumbai.
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Ranveer Singh birthdate date of birth
Ranveer was born in a rich business-class family Sindhi family on 6th July 1985. His dad is a rich real estate entrepreneur named Jagjit Singh Bhavnani. As of the year 2020, Ranveer is 35 years old!
Ranveer Singh height in feets
The handsome hunk, the Simmba of Bollywood, Ranveer Singh’s height is around 5 feet 10 inches! Ranveer Singh’s height in centimeters is around 178 cms. With this attractive assets, he was able to grab the heart of the queen of Bollywood, Deepika Padukone!
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