Ranbir Kapoor turns 36: A Legend in the making
The son of Rishi Kapoor has turned 36. From the romantic drama Rockstar (2011), Barfi (2012) to today’s blockbuster Sanju, Ranbir Kapoor has given numerous memorable films to the Indian cinema and has always made us proud with his amazing acting skills and talent. As Ranbir Kapor turns 36, here are a few interesting things that you need to know about him.
He started his career with the debut in the film Sawariyaa (2007) which was a critical and commercial failure. But he rose to prominence with the coming-of-age films such as Wake Up Sid and Ajab Prem Ki Gajab Kahaani which built him as a star in a true sense. Finally, starring in the film ‘Sanju’ gave his career a boost. Through the film, he successfully instilled that magic and craze of him among the fans and proved himself again to the world, in spite of the obstacles he faced in the middle of his career.
In 2018, Kapoor has 3 upcoming films. He will be seen with Alia Bhatt in Ayan Mukherji’s fantasy film trilogy. Also, he has committed to play dacoit in Karan Malhotra’s period adventure film Shamshera and is starring with Ajay Devgan in a romantic comedy.
In addition to acting, Ranbir Kapoor is also an enthusiast about sports such as football and support charities and organization. He is the vice-captain of the All Stars Football Club, a celebrity football club that raises money for charity. He also featured in documentary series ‘girls with goals’ to create awareness about and raise funds for YUWA, an all-girls football team of Jharkhand. Ranbir, born into the Kapoor’s Family is a star since birth just like the present prince-Taimur Ali Khan.
Kapoor has been the recipient of five Film fare Awards: Best Male Debut for Saawariya (2007), Critics Award for Best Actor for Wake Up Sid (2009), Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani (2009), and Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year (2009) (jointly for the three films), and Rockstar (2011), and Best Actor awards for Rockstar (2011) and Barfi! (2012).