Ranveer Singh Biography- Life Story of the Most Versatile Actor in Bollywood

Who is Ranveer Singh?

Ranveer Singh Bhavnani, known as Ranveer Singh, was born July 6 in 1985. He is one of the highest-paid Indian actors. Ranveer has received many awards, including four Filmfare awards for his performance in his films. In 2019 India today named him in the nation’s 50 most Powerful Peoples list. Ranveer Singh is one of the most popular and amazing actors in India.


Singh was born in a Sindhi family in Bombay. His grandparents moved to Bombay from Karachi, Sindh, Pakistan during the partition of India. His father’s name is Jagjit Singh Bhavnani, and his mother is Anju. Ranveer has an elder sister, and her name is Ritika Bhavnani.

Ranveer Singh started dating Deepika Padukone in 2012, and they got traditionally married in 2018.

Early Life

Ranveer Singh has always wanted to be an actor since his childhood, and he had participated in many school plays and debates. When Ranveer was in the HR College of Commerce and Economics in Mumbai realized that it is not easy to take a break in the film industry and focus on creative writing. Then He went to the US and joined Indiana University, where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree. When he was in University, he focused on acting classes more.

After he came back to Mumbai, he worked for advertising agencies as a copywriter for a few years and also worked as an assistant director. Then he started to send a portfolio to directors, and he went for all kinds of auditions but didn’t have an opportunity. He was only getting calls for small roles, and he started to think whether he was doing was right for him or wrong.


In 2010 Ranveer called for an audition by Yash Raj Films, and he sings for the film Band Baaja Baaraat in the lead role opposite Anushka Sharma. The film was a romantic-comedy, and Ranveer played the role of a young Delhi boy who becomes a wedding planner. Band Baaja Baaraat became a super hit film at the box office and Ranveer on Best Male Debut award for his performance.

After that, he signs Ladies VS Ricky Bahl, a romantic comedy directed by Maneesh Sharma. He played the role of a conman Ricky Bahl who cons girls until he meets his match, whose role has been played by Anushka Sharma. Then Ranveer appeared in the period romantic film Loteera in 2013, which was written and directed by Vikramaditya Motwane. The film was an adaptation of O. Henry’s short story, The Last Leaf.

Sanjay Leela Bhansali was very impressed by Ranveer’s performance in Band Baaja Baaraat, and he cast him opposite Deepika Padukone in his adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, which was titled Goliyon ki Raasleela Ram Leela. The film becomes a blockbuster hit at the box office.

Then in 2014, he appeared in Ali Ababa Zafar’s film Gunday and played a Bengali criminal sharing the screen with Arjun Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, and Irrfan Khan. Gunday became the actor’s biggest box office opener and became a huge box office success. Then he appeared in the crime drama Kill Dil which was unsuccessful and received negative reviews.

In 2015 Ranveer appeared in Zoya Akhter’s Dil Dhadak Ne Do. 

Then Sanjay Leela Bhansali Cast him in the period romance Bajirao Mastani. He appeared as Bajirao opposite Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra. It became one of the highest-grossing Indian films ever.

After that, he appeared on Aditya Chopra’s comedy- romance Befikre. Then Ranveer took a year-long absence from the screen and return with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Padmaavat in which he played the role of a ruthless Muslim King Alauddin Khilji. In this film, Ranveer co- starred with Deepika Padukone and Shahid Kapoor. Padmaavat became one of the highest-grossing films in Indian film history.

Then in 2018, Ranveer teamed up with Rohit Shetty and appeared in his film Simmba which was a remake of the 2015 Telugu language film Temper. Simmba was a huge box office hit of 2018. Then he reunited with Zoya Akhter and played a street rapper Gully Boy. Ranveer performed his rap songs in this film. Gully boy won a record 13 Filmfare awards.

There is a lot more coming in the next years. Here is a list of Ranveer Singh upcoming movies.

Ranveer Singh Height, Age, Family and Net Worth

Full NameRanveer Singh Bhavnani
Known AsRanveer Singh
BornJuly 6 in 1985
Age (as in 2020)35 Years
Height & Physical Stats
Height in Feet/Inches5 feet 10 Inches
Height in Centimeters178 cm
Height in Meters1.78
Biceps16 Inches
Weight in Kilograms75kg
Weight in Pounds165 lbs
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Personal Life
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
SchoolLearners Academy, Mumbai
CollegeH.R. College of Commerce and Economics, Mumbai Indiana University, Bloomington, USA
Educational Qualifications Bachelor of Arts degree from Indiana University
Film Debut2010 (Band Baaja Baaraat)
FamilyBachelor of Arts degree from
FatherJagjit Singh Bhavnani
MotherAnju Bhavnani
SisterRitika Bhavnani (Elder Sister)
Wife/SpouseDeepika Padukone (Actress)
Networth$30 million USD
Social ProfilesFacebook
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