Ranveer Singh

The Groom

Ranveer Singh Bhavnani (born 6 July 1985) is an Indian actor who appears in Hindi films. The recipient of several awards, including two Filmfare Awards, Singh is among the highest-paid actors in the country and has featured in Forbes Indias Celebrity 100 list since 2012.

After completing a bachelor’s degree from Indiana University Bloomington, Singh returned to India to pursue a career in film. He briefly worked in advertising and went on to make his acting debut in 2010 with a leading role in Yash Raj Films’ romantic comedy Band Baaja Baaraat. The film emerged as a critical and commercial success, earning him a Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut. He went on to play a melancholic thief in the drama Lootera (2013), a local goon in the action-drama Gunday (2014), and a dissatisfied businessman in the comedy-drama Dil Dhadakne Do (2015).

Let's Know Him

The actor initially joined H.R. College of Commerce and Economics in Mumbai but soon realised his love for the camera. He later went to the United States and completed his bachelor’s degree from Indiana University, Bloomington. He stayed in the US for about four years.

Ranveer Singh worked for a few years in advertising as a copywriter, with agencies like O&M and J. Walter Thompson before becoming an actor.

He was extremely picking about his debut and rejected three films before he was picked for the YRF blockbuster, Band Bajaa Baraat.

Ranveer is the only debutant casted by YashRaj as a solo hero in a movie.

Ranveer injured his shoulder badly during the shoot Bajirao Mastani. Before this, he suffered a serious leg injury while shooting for his much talked about film, Lootera.

Ranveer is known to be a great rapper. In fact he has lent his voice in one of his films titled ‘Ladies v/s Ricky Bahl’ for a small rap song.

Movies Timeline

2010

Band Baaja Baaraat

Shruti and Bittoo, two youngsters from Delhi, start a wedding planning enterprise called Shaadi Mubarak. Their professional relationship is jeopardised when Shruti falls in love with Bittoo.

2011

Ladies vs Ricky Bahl

Ricky, a con artist, pretends to fall in love with women and swindles them of their money. Three of these women team up and hire Ishika to settle their scores with him.

2013

Bombay Talkies

An anthology of four short stories that describe how Bollywood has an influence on the lives of people from various strata of the society.

Special appearance in song “Apna Bombay Talkies”

2013

Lootera

Pakhi, an aristocrat’s daughter, falls in love with an archaeologist in 1953 Bengal. However, unbeknownst to her, he leads a double life and eventually ends up breaking her heart and devastating her.

2013

Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-leela

Actors Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone took everyone by surprise after they announced their wedding dates today on their social media handles. While everyone is eccentric about the same, there is something very special about one of the dates that most of you would not have noticed!

Deepika and Ranveer will be getting married on November 15 which is also the date when their first film, ‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela…Ramleela’ had released in 2013. The couple had apparently met for the first time on the sets of the film and it was there that love had blossomed. And if it is so, how special is the date

2014

Gunday

Childhood friends Bikram and Bala grow up supporting each other and aspire to rule over the coal mafia. Their troubles begin when they both fall in love with the same girl.

2014

Finding Fanny

Actress Deepika Padukone says she did not recommend rumoured boyfriend Ranveer Singh for a cameo appearance in her upcoming film ‘Finding Fanny’.

Ranveer is playing Deepika’s dead husband in Homi Adjania’s ‘Finding Fanny’.

There were reports that it was Deepika who convinced Ranveer to do the cameo in the film.

2014

Kill Dil

Criminals Dev and Tutu are gangster Bhaiyaji’s most trusted aides and revere him like god. When Dev falls in love with Disha, he decides to mend his ways. Although Tutu disapproves, he agrees to help.

2015

Hey Bro

Gopi, a villager, goes to Mumbai searching for his mother and twin brother. Finally, when he meets him, he comes to realise that he and his brother have opposing.

Special appearance in song “Birju”

2015

Dil Dhadakne Do

On the occasion of their 30th anniversary, Kamal and Neelam with their children, Ayesha and Kabir, invite their family and friends on a cruise. Amidst the revels, they have life-changing experiences.

2015

Bajirao Mastani

Bajirao Mastani Hindi period romance film, based on the love story between Maratha Peshwa Baji Rao I and his second wife Mastani.

Ranveer Singh plays the character of  Baji Rao I – a warrior and the second Peshwa of the Maratha Empire, from 1720 until his death. Where Deepika Padukone as Mastani, second wife of Baji Rao and Priyanka Chopra as Kashibai, first wife of Baji Rao.

oser to her ageing but nagging father Bhaskor Banerjee despite their disparate ideologies and fights over trivial issues

2016

Befikre

Two commitment-phobic individuals enter into a casual relationship that turns out to be fraught with more emotion than they can handle. They drift apart, only to be drawn back together.

2018

Padmaavat

Padmaavat is a Bollywood period drama, directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The movie stars Deepika Padukone in titular character, alongside Shahid Kapoor, Ranveer Singh and Aditi Rao Hydari.

The movie depicts the story of Rani Padmavati, a legendary Hindu Rajput queen, who was the wife of Ratan Sen, the Rajput ruler of Mewar. In AD 1303, due to the lusty desire towards Rani Padmini, Alauddin Khilji, the ruler of Khalji dynasty of Delhi Sultanate sieged and conquered the Chittor Fort in Rajputana.

2018

Teefa in Trouble

The son of a gangster enlists an enforcer to kidnap a woman for an arranged marriage.

Pakistani film; special appearance