Ranveer Singh is one of the latest heart throbs of Bollywood, who has reached great heights of popularity in a short span of time. This good looking star has got huge success due to his hard work and dedication and is one of the most sought after actors today.
Net Worth: $ 1.5 million
Income Sources: Ranveer Singh gets Rs 8-9 crore for each of his movies, which si a considerable amount considering that he has made his Bollywood debut just a few years ago. He has been a part of a number of ad campaigns too, including the Roadster brand of jeans by Myntra.com and the leading condom brand, Durex. He is a hot favorite among the younger generation, which makes him a hot property for brand endorsements.
Born: 6th July, 1985 (29 years old)
Marital Status: He was in much news for his affair with co actress Anushka Sharma at the beginning of his career, but the two of them broke up some time later. Now, there are rumors that he is dating the current number one actress in Bollywood, Deepika Padukone.
Height/Weight: 5 feet 10 inches, 73 kg
Ranveer Singh was born in Mumbai as Ranveer Singh Bhavnani and was interested in acting right from his childhood days, when he was a keen participant in theater and stage activities in his school. Later, he decided to pursue a career in creative writing, for which he joined the Indiana University, Bloomington, USA to pursue a Bachelors Degree in Arts. But as soon as he returned to Mumbai after the completion of his studies, Ranveer was bitten by the acting bug afgain and decided to try his hand at Bollywood.
He has a Bollywood connection too; he is the nephew of actor Anil Kapoor and cousin of Sonam Kapoor. Currently, he is dating the hot Bollywod diva, Deepika Padukone after a break up with Anushka Sharma.
When Ranveer Singh returned from the US, he auditioned for “Band Baaja Baraat”, a movie by Yash Raj Films and was selected for the role of a Delhi dude. He spent some time in Delhi University to get into the role, when the director Maneesh Sharma suggested it and Ranveer was rewarded for his efforts, when this 2010 became a big hit. He even received the Filmfare Best Male Debut Award for it. Ranveer never had to look back after that, as he was rewarded with hits after hits, including “Ladies vs Ricky Bahl”, “Goonday”, “Lootera” and “Goliyon ki Raasleela: Ram-Leela”. He was acclaimed for numerous awards and nominations for his brilliant performances for these movies. Currently, he is one f the most promising young stars of Bollywod and a lot of expectations are held for his bright future.
Love for Stylish Cars
Ranveer Singh is known for his car craze and owns a luxurious fleet, which includes the super expensive Mercedes Benz E Class and Land Cruiser Prado. The real gem on his collection is his Jaguar XJL, with the surprising number plate 6969. Supposedly, he shelled out an amount of Rs 1.25 crore for getting this number.