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Ranbir Kapoor is an Indian actor who appears in Bollywood films. Kapoor began his career by assisting director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and later made his acting debut with the director's 2007 film "Saawariya" for which he won the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut.

Background

Ethnicity: Ranbir's parents are Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor. His father is a Hindu Punjabi and his mother is a Sikh.

Ranbir's parents are Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor. His father is a Hindu Punjabi and his mother is a Sikh. His sister is Riddhima Kapoor Sahni. He is the grandson of actor and filmmaker Raj Kapoor, grandnephew of actors and filmmakers Shashi Kapoor and Shammi Kapoor, and nephew of actor Randhir Kapoor. Kapoor studied at Bombay Scottish School in Mahim, Mumbai.

Kapoor currently lives with his parents in Pali Hill in Mumbai, Maharashtra.

Education

He had always been weak in academics and passed his tenth standard with 53.4%, for which his mother called him up and cried with joy over the phone for having passed his entire school life without failing a year, as no one in the Kapoor family had done so until then.

Career

Before starting off his career as an actor, Kapoor appeared in two short films: "Passion to Love" (2002), which was also directed by him, and "India 1964" (2004). He later began working as an assistant with director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, where he was involved in the making of the film "Black" (2005).

Today Kapoor has established himself as one of the leading contemporary actors of Hindi cinema.

Achievements

  • Saawariya (2007), Bachna Ae Haseeno (2008), Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year (2009), Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani (2009), Wake Up Sid (2009), Luck by Chance(2009), Anjaana Anjaani (2010), Raajneeti (2010), Rockstar (2011), Barfi! (2012), Bombay Talkies (2013), Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (2013), Besharam (2013).

Interests

  • Sport & Clubs

    football

Connections

father:
Rishi Kapoor - India - actor , Producer
Rishi Kapoor - father of Ranbir Kapoor

mother:
Neetu Singh - India - Actress
Neetu Singh - mother of Ranbir Kapoor

Ex-girlfirend:
Deepika Padukone - India - model , Actress
Deepika Padukone - Ex-girlfirend of Ranbir Kapoor

In March 2008, Kapoor began dating Deepika Padukone after meeting on the sets of their film "Bachna Ae Haseeno". After their high profile break up in November 2009, Kapoor has decided to keep his personal life away from media attention.