Ranveer Singh: An extra dose of undying energy
Biography of Ranveer Singh
Ranveer Singh aka the extreme source of energy is an Indian Film Actor who has made his name by giving some stellar performances in Hindi Films. A rebellious, funny, and an outgoing character, Ranveer has made a name himself in the industry for his extreme boldness on and off the screen. He completed his Bachelor’s degree from the Indiana University Bloomington and headed back to Mumbai to kick-start his career in the Bollywood shimmers. After a string of auditions, Ranveer was launched by Yash Raj Films in the rom-com, Band Baja Barat opposite Anushka Sharma. The film was a success at box office and Ranveer’s energetic performance was critically applauded.
Ranveer singh age, and other numerical facts!
Ranveer Singh was born to Anju and Jagjit Singh Bhavnani on 6th July 1985. His grandparents belonged to Karachi, who later moved to Mumbai after the partition. Ranveer Singh is 31 years old (as of 2017), and yet acts like a first-year college guy. Energy and naughtiness personified.
Many girls crush on him for his dynamic persona and insatiable body. Aditya Chopra, the famous director complimented his physique saying his body looked good from every position. Here’s a complete trump card that will help you decode his physical attributes in numbers.
Ranveer Singh Body Vitals
Height: 178 cm, 5 ft 10 inches
Weight: 77 kg, 170 lbs
Chest: 43 inches
Waist: 30 inches
Biceps: 16 inches
Eye Color: Dark Brown
Hair color: Black
Ranveer singh Background & History
Ranveer Singh’s family background in details
Ranveer is the younger of the two children born to Anju and Jagjit Singh Bhavnani. Ritika Bhavnani is the elder sister of the actor. Jagjit Singh Bhavnani is a successful businessman from Bandra with a keen interest in real estate. His father came into the limelight when it was rumored that he paid 10 crore rupees to the producers for his son to get a crack at the films. Later the rumor was snubbed by the eccentric actor.
Anju Bhavnani maintains a low profile and is a homemaker. She doesn’t like the spotlight. She shares an eternal bond with her son and has supported him in his unconventional style and dreams.
Anil Kapoor and his family share a bond with the Singh Family. Anil Kapoor’s wife and Ranveer’s dad were cousins which indirectly makes him the nephew of the veteran actor, Anil Kapoor. Also, he has pretty gorgeous cousins by the name of Sonam Kapoor, Rhea Kapoor, and Harshvardhan Kapoor. They share a good family bond and frequently visit each other on birthdays and festive occasions.
Ranveer Singh First Movie
Enthusiastic entry to Bollywood
As a child, Ranveer was unsurprisingly notorious and loved to dance. Also, he had an ode towards acting that was sufficed by him taking part in many debates and related competitions in his school days. It was his childhood dream to make name for himself in the Bollywood. While he persuaded his degree in the H.R college of Commerce and Economics, he knew that the entry on the biggest stage in a difficult task. Therefore, he decided to focus on creative writing for which he later flew to Indiana to pursue his Bachelor’s degree in Arts.
After coming back he went under a string of unsuccessful auditions where he was just offered side roles. Until Aditya Chopra noticed Ranveer’s talent in one of the audition tapes and forced the director to sign the peculiar actor.
Aditya Chopra was impressed by his acting skills and signed him for another movie named Ladies VS Ricky Bahl. He played different roles in the movie to perfection. He was skeptical in his roles and played the average Joe role to success.
Ranveer started receiving many films after being the face of Yash Raj Films for quite a while. His unconventional acting and the energy he brought to his films was contagious. And it was entirely responsible for setting the mood of the films.
Success story of the Bollywood’s New Handsome Hunk: Ranveer Singh
He is sleazy, slender, chirpy, outspoken, and totally a limitless guy with enthusiasm flowing in his body more than the blood. He is an extremely hardworking actor who puts in his 200 percent for the role in his films. Apart from Aditya Chopra, Sanjay Leela Bhansali is a huge fan of his clinical performances and loves collaborating with the actor for his projects.
After the success of Band Baja Baraat and Ladies VS Ricky Bahl, Ranveer featured in Lootera. The film wasn’t a huge success but his performance was appreciated by many. Then, came the show stopper that advertised the best side of the actor with extreme care. Ram Leela made it to the big screens and Ranveer started making his place in a lot of hearts. The energy, the dialogues, the body language, everything was precisely crafted. The film was a visual delight and Ranveer-Deepika got accolades for their heartwarming performances in the film. He was nominated for the first time in the Filmfare Best Actor Category.
He featured in 6 films after Ram Leela, out of which 5 have fared extremely well at the Box Office. Here’s a complete list of films our raunchy Ranveer has starred in throughout his career.
Ranveer Singh movies
- Band Baja Baraat (2010)
- Lady versus Ricky Bahl (2011)
- Lootera (2013)
- Goliyon ki Raasleela: Ramleela (2013)
- Gunday (2013)
- Finfing Fanny (2014)
- Kill Dil (2014)
- Hey bro (2015)
- Finding Fanny (2015)
- Bajirao Mastani (2015)
- Befikre (2016)
Bajirao Mastani has been the best performance so far from Ranveer. The film received many awards and his enigmatic acting skills were applauded by the entire Bollywood industry. Kill Dil was a disaster in Ranveer’s list. The script was a complete no, and how we wish that Ranveer should’ve avoided doing that film.
Like his films, his dancing skills are terrific. He is splendid by the way he carries his character into the role and yet makes it look pretty natural. Here’s a list of songs in which Ranveer has danced his heart out only to gain worthy praises from his fans.
Ranveer Singh’s Hit Songs
- Ainvayi ainvayi (Band Baaja Baraat)
- Tattad Tattad (Ram-Leela)
- Aadat Se Majboor (Ladies vs Ricky Bahl)
- Tune Mari entriyaan (Gunday)
- Galla Gudiyaan (Dil Dhadakne Do)
- Malhari (Bajirao Mastani)
- Befikre (Befikre)
- Thug le (Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl)
- Savaar Lo (Lootera)
Ranveer Singh Loves Controversies to the core
His nature, his style, his quirkiness, his attitude, everything oozes for controversy to hit him. Though many controversies have had a rough go at him, Ranveer has his own ways of dealing with them. He is not shy of accepting his flaws and reluctantly replies on anything with an open heart. Not many in Bollywood have the guts to face criticism like the new chocolate boy, Ranveer Singh.
Here are few controversies in which Ranveer played a major role and still got out of it with his idiosyncratic charm.
- Brawl with Salman Khan
Not many dare to take fights with Bollywood’s Bhaijaan, Salman Khan, but Ranveer stood by his personality by publicly criticizing Ek Tha Tiger on twitter. He twitted that he needed a Tiger Balm after the film was over (Indirectly citing the film as a headache).
- Self Proclaimed Playboy
He has admitted on a TV show that he has been a part of many one-night-stands. He has made a bad name in the industry for being a playboy of which he has happily accepted the tag
- Annoyed Priyanka Chopra
Known for his flamboyant attitude, he got over excited and in the heat of the moment blew a kiss to Priyanka Chopra. She was very annoyed with his actions and called him an over enthusiastic actor of which Ranveer calmly claimed to not work with the actress anymore.
- AIB Roast
The show itself was a controversy. Though many complaints were filed for the abusive language used on the show, Ranveer and Deepika got in trouble with another allegation. After the show, the duo shared a peck on cheeks which few cited as inappropriate behavior and made an issue out of it.
- Overly Possessive
Ranveer admits himself that his extremely possessive in nature and needs to control that side of him. He has stated in a press release that if he fails to control this negative trait, it would be very unhealthy for his personal life. It is said that he frequently visited Chennai Express sets out of enviousness to spend time with his current girlfriend Deepika.
- Jack & Jones Sexist Advertisement
Bollywood’s new playboy endorsed the garment brand in a completely sexist ad. He was criticized for being a chauvinist. Ranveer was apologetic towards the whole episode and said that the brand and he got it completely wrong.
Ranveer has dated some beautiful Bollywood Divas
He gained popularity in the recent times but he was yet an influential figure in his college days as well. Having admitted being involved in many one-night-stands, describes his entire personality altogether. He dated Ahaana Deol in his college days. Also, he hooked up with his co-star Anushka Sharma for a while but it didn’t go according to the plan.
But his bonding with Deepika is simply beautiful. Deepika is likely his current girlfriend and they both complement each other with sheer aptness. They haven’t yet officially announced their relationship in the media, but time and again they have found time to express their love openly. They look like a perfect couple and hope to see them produce some extremely talented and good looking kids.
Bollywood blesses you with bucks! Plenty of it!
Ranveer has just appeared in a bunch of movies yet has earned a lot through them. Also, he is a hot favorite amongst the leading ad makers. He went out of his way to endorse a condom brand and was the first Indian actor to do it. He has appeared is several commercials and endorses few of the top brands in the world.
He owns total assets of 15 million U.S. Dollars, Ranveer charges around 15-20 crores per film. He lives in a duplex apartment in a posh locality in Khar.
Mean Machines: Jaguar XJL, Mercedes Benz E-Class, Toyota Land Cruiser Prado.
Ranveer Singh Favorite Things
Different personality, Different taste!
Ranveer is fond of collecting hats and shoes and loves Arsenal Football Club closely. He keenly follows the English League and loves playing FIFA on his play station.
Favorite Food: Cheese, Chocolates, Mutton curry & Chinese Cuisine
Favorite Superstars: Shah Rukh Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Johnny Depp, Scarlett Johnson, Megan Fox
Favorite Restaurants: Thallasa in Goa, Oliver Bar & Kitchen, Wasabi at Taj Mahal palace in Mumbai
Favorite Musicians: Nusrat Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Michael Jackson, Beyonce.
Favorite sport: Football (After all a Bandra Boy)
Ranveer loves the red and the white color and his favorite place to relax is Goa. Goa suits his vibrant personality to faultlessness, doesn’t it?
5 fun facts about the sensational, the one and only Ranveer Singh
- Ranveer loves reading his X-rated magazines. He makes sure he picks one with every country he visits and is quite fond of collecting them. Kinky stuff!
- Ranveer is a complete mamma’s boy. After all his mom didn’t hit him for being naughtier at multiple times.
- He worked as a copywriter at O&Mand Walter Thompson before turning his head towards the realm of acting
- Rejected three Bollywood films before making a mark with Yash Raj Film’s Band Baja Baraat. Choosey Ranveer.
- Dropped his last name Bhavnani because he thought it would hamper his celebrity status as it would look too lengthy.
Ranveer Singh’s Awards & Achivements
- Filmfare Award for Best Actor 2016 for Bajirao Mastani
- Filmfare for the Best Debut 2010 for Band Baaja Baaraat
- IIFA award for the Best Actor 2016 for Bajirao Matani
- IIFA for the Hottest pair of 2011 for Band Baaja Baaraat
- CNN-IBN Indian of the Year Special Achievement 2016
- Multiple star guild and other accolades from different award ceremonies.
From dancing in the middle of the Linking Road wearing the Krisshh costume to being absolutely funny at direct at many films and awards, Ranveer hasn’t failed to win a million hearts. He does what he feels is right and lives life on his own conditions. And everyone loves a direct yet elegant personality like him. He is one of the most talented actors of the new generation and Aditya Chopra considers him as the next Shah Rukh Khan of Bollywood. Only time will tell his prominence in the industry. For then, we should lay back and enjoy his extreme boldness and honesty.