Ranbir Kapoor’s full name is Ranbir Raj Kapoor. He shares his name with his grandfather, Raj Kapoor.
He is the great-grandson of Prithviraj Kapoor. Riddhima, his elder sister is an interior and fashion designer. The actresses Karisma and Kareena Kapoor are his first cousins.
Kapoor completed his education from Bombay Scottish School in Mahim. As a student, he was not much interested in academics and hence rank low among his peers.
He pursued filmmaking and method acting at the School of Visual Arts and the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute.
Ranbir Kapoor started his career as an assistant director in the film Prem Granth (1996). He also worked with director Sanjay Leela Bhansali as an assistant director for Black (2005).
He made his acting debut in 2007 with Bhansali’s tragic romance Saawariya, which was a commercial failure.
In 2018, he started dating Alia Bhatt. They will be seen together in the upcoming film, Brahmastra (2019).
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