Standing in the group of the highest paid actors of the Indian film industry, Ranveer Singh’s journey till date has been a phenomenal one.
Age and Height
Born on 06 July 1985, Ranveer Singh is presently 33 years old (as of 2018). He is 5 feet and 8 inches tall.
Ranveer Singh married Deepika Padukone on 14 November 2018 at Lake Como (Italy). Before marrying Deepika, Ranveer was associated with almost all of his co-stars.
Ranveer hails from a Mumbai-based Sikh family. Jagjit Singh Bhavnani and Anju are his parents. His grandparents were natives of Karachi (Sindh). Post partition, they moved to Mumbai. Besides Ranveer, Jagjit and Anju have an elder daughter named Ritika Bhavnani.
Ranveer enrolled in H.R. College of Commerce and Economics. However, he was passionate about clinching in a Bollywood entry. Disappointed with the struggles involved in getting entry to Bollywood, he further moved to the United States. There in the United States, he pursued a Bachelor’s degree in Arts (Indiana University).
While pursuing his degree from the University, Ranveer decided to undergo training in acting. Once he returned to his homeland, Ranveer initially stepped in the industry as a Copywriter. Later, he clinched in the title of an assistant director. However, destiny had other doors in store for this star.
It was the year 2010 when Ranveer Singh received his first call from the industry for a lead role in the film Band Baaja Baaraat. Ladies vs Ricky Bahl, Lootera, Goliyon Ki Raasleela RamLeela, Gunday were some of the other films featuring Ranveer Singh in the lead role. It was from the year 2013, that Ranveer Singh rose to a prominent level in the Indian Film Industry.
By the time 2016 dawned, Ranveer Singh was an established actor. Befikre was the first of his film in the rise of 2016. After a sabbatical period of around one year, Ranveer Singh came back with a bang-on portrayal of Alauddin Khilji in the movie Padmavat. Besides Alauddin Khilji, Bajirao Mastani (2015) was the other historical film that he did.
Ranveer Singh rose to controversy with his comment that he could have performed better than Shahid Kapoor in the movie Kaminey. Following his marriage with Deepika, a Sikh group from Italy alleged that Ranveer-Deepika’s wedding was a breach of the Sikh code of conduct.
Ranveer loves to eat chocolates, mutton curry, cheese and besan laddoos. He is a big follower of Shah Rukh Khan and Kareena Kapoor movies. Andaz Apna Apna, 3 Idiots, and Rang De Basanti are some of his favourite films. Red and white are the colours he prefers to be around. He takes a keen interest in football, and Goa stands as one of his favourite destinations to roam around.
Ranveer Singh’s contributions to the Indian Film Industry have been appreciated with the following awards:
Best Actor- Filmfare Awards
Best Male Debut- Filmfare Awards
Best Actor- IIFA Awards
Best Actor – Screen Awards
Best Actor Male – Zee Cine Critics Awards
Superstar of Tomorrow- Stardust Awards
Best Male Debut – Guild Awards
After accomplishing his daily routine, Ranveer never forgets to knock the gym’s doors. Ranveer’s dream role is to contribute to a film where he would be executing the role of an inspirational man.
|Real Name||Ranveer Singh|
|Famous Role||Bittoo Sharma in Band Baaja Baaraat|
|Height (In Cm)||178|
|Figure Measurement||Not known|
|Eye color||Dark Brown|
|Date of Birth||1985-7-6|
|Home Town||Not known|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|College||H. R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai. Indiana University Bloomington, USA|
|Education Qualification||Bachelor of Arts|