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Biography

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Overview (3)

Born in Mumbai, India
Nickname Pappu
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Son of Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh; nephew of actors Randhir Kapoor, Rajiv Kapoor, Kunal Kapoor. Grandnephew of actors Shashi Kapoor, Jennifer Kendal, Shammi Kapoor, Geeta Bali; cousin of actresses Kareena Kapoor, Karisma Kapoor.

Belongs to the fourth generation of highly prestigious and considered to be the first family of Bollywood (Hindi film industry): Kapoor Family.

He and his Saawariya (2007) co-star Sonam Kapoor assisted Sanjay Leela Bhansali on highly acclaimed movie Black (2005).

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Akki

Trivia (32)

Shares his name with his grandfather, the legendary Raj Kapoor (his full name was Ranbir Raj Kapoor).
Great-nephew of Shammi Kapoor and Shashi Kapoor.
Great-grandson of Prithviraj Kapoor.
Grandson of Raj Kapoor.
Nephew of Karan Kapoor, Kunal Kapoor, Sanjana Kapoor ( Shashi's children).
Nephew of actors Kunal Kapoor Karan Kapoor Sanjana Kapoor.
Grandson of actress/ costume designer Rajee Singh.
Discovered actor Jatin Sial for Aa Ab Laut Chale. Ranbir saw him a in a play and recommended him to his father Rishi Kapoor.
Great grand nephew of actor Trilok Kapoor ( Prithviraj's brother).
Nephew of actor Jatin Sial. ( Rishi Kapoor's Aunt Urmila Sial's son).
Nephew of Aditya Raj Kapoor and Kanchan Desai ( Shammi Kapoor's children).
Great grand nephew of Trilok Kapoor. Trilok is the brother of Prithviraj Kapoor.
Grand nephew of director Vijay Kapoor and his brother actor, politician Vicky Kapoor. Their father was Trilok Kapoor. Trilok was the brother of Prithviraj Kapoor.
Nephew of Jatin Sial ( Dad's cousin.Urmila Sial's son).
Distant great grand nephew of Kamal Kapoor. Kamal was a cousin of Prithviraj Kapoor.
Grandfather Raj Kapoor's maternal uncle was actor Jugal Kishore Mehra. Jugal married actress Anwari Begum and adopted her daughter actress Zarine ( Nasreen). Nasreen is the mother of actress/ singer Salma Agha. This makes Salma Agha his aunt. This also makes Sasha Agha his cousin.
Ranbir Kapoor is a relative of Anil , Boney , Sanjay , Sonam and Arjun Kapoor. His great grandfather Prithviraj Kapoor was a cousin of Surinder Kapoor ( Anil Kapoor 's dad).
Visted the Fiji Islands in 1986. He accompanied his father for a stage concert with Dimple Kapadia, Asrani and Prem Chopra .
Was roommate's with Abhay Chopra ( Ravi Chopra's son) in the year 2000 in New York. Ranbir was there to attend a acting school.
Cousin Shaira Kapoor (Shashi Kapoor's granddaughter) worked as production designer in Bombay Velvet.
His father Rishi Kapoor's brother is Randhir Kapoor, whose wife is Babita Kapoor. Babita's aunt is classic actress Sadhana, whom Ranbir escorted on the ramp of a fashion show for charity in 2014. A cheerful Sadhana wore a beautiful pink sari, while being on the arm of the handsome dapper Ranbir, in what turned out to be her last public appearance. A year-and-a-half later, she died from a high fever. Rishi went to her house to pay his last respects and was touched to see that she had kept a framed picture of her and Ranbir from the fashion show on her nightstand.
Cousin Pooja Desai was a assistant director in Dhoom 2 and Om Shanti Om. Pooja is the granddaughter of Shammi Kapoor.
His uncle is Sanjay Kapoor the CEO of Talking Pictures Productions in Bahrain. Sanjay is the son of director Vijay Kapoor. Vijay Kapoor has another son named Ajay Kapoor. Ajay Kapoor is the Executive Director at Indra Media Pvt Ltd. Ajay is Zee Sports - Head of Programming. Ajay has also been a producer of several drama series. He has also been the Nimbus Television - Creative Director. Ajay has also been the producer of Ten Sports. Director Vijay Kapoor also has a daughter named Anuradha settled in India. Anuradha has a daughter settled in Australia.
Second cousin of actor Adiraj Malhotra. Adiraj starred in the video "Purana Andaz " as a child. Adiraj is son of actor Monty Nath. Month Nath was the son of actor Prem Nath. Prem Nath's sister was married to Raj Kapoor.
Second cousin of director Siddharth Malhotra.
Grandnephew of Prem Nath, Rajendra Nath , Narendra Nath and Ravi Nath Nath Malhotra . Ravi is also the secretary of Dimple Kapadia and father of director Karan Malhotra.
Cousin of model Shivani Kapur. Shivani came to India in the early 2000's from England. How they are cousins is not clarified anywhere.Shivani's mother Malati Lall was invited to be the face of the Lakme campaign in the 1980's She had to refuse as Malati's mother did not want her to be a model.
Several magazines carried a story about the day Ranbir Kapoor was born. The entire Kapoor khandaan was in the hospital visiting Neetu Singh and the new born baby Ranbir . All except Rishi's younger brother Rajiv Kapoor. Rajiv and his then girlfriend Padmini Kholapure were involved in a serious car accident. When questioned by the police, Rajiv and Padmini were reluctant to give their names. The reason being was that Raj Kapoor had warned Rajiv to break off from Padmini and this incident would've blown the situation out in the public.
Grandnephew of actor Pinchoo Kapoor.( Raj Kapoor's paternal cousin).

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