How much is Ranbir Kapoor worth? $50 million
How did Ranbir Kapoor earn his money and wealth?
Ranbir Kapoor was born on 28 September 1982. Born in the Kapoor family of Hindi film industry, Ranbir Kapoor is the son of the popular actors, Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh. With acting skills already rushing in his genes, he is one of the most successful actors of the Hindi film industry, Bollywood. Ranbir Kapoor made his debut with the movie, Saawariya (2007), produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. Unfortunately, the movie didn’t do well at the Box Office, but he earned a Filmfare Award for the Best Male Debut.
With Saawariya, he got the recognition that he needed to place his footsteps in the film industry and many big directors identified the star quality within him. In 2008, Yashraj Films signed him for his second flick, Bachna Ae Haseeno, where he portrayed the role of a womanizer, who is romantically involved with three women who were played by Minnisha Lamba, Bipasha Basu and Deepika Padukone. The movie was his first commercial success. After this movie, he became the first choice of many directors.
In 2009, his three movies were released including Dharma Productions’ Wake Up Sid, Rajkumar Santoshi’s Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani and Shimit Amin’s Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year.Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani was the fourth highest grossing movie of that year. Wake Sid and Rocket Singh: Salesman of the Year earned little at the Box office but were both acclaimed by the critics. However, Ranbir was awarded the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor for his performance in all the three movies and he started getting challenging roles after that.
Prakash Jha’s Raajneeti was his first release of 2010. A movie, based on politics, was inspired by the legendary movie, Godfather. Ranbir played the character of Arjuna, who is pushed into politics after the assassination of his father. The movie proved to be a big commercial success. In the same year, Ranbir featured in a romantic flick, Anjaana Anjaani. The movie managed to earn a moderate profit at the box office.He got his breakthrough role in Imtiaz Ali’s Rockstar, where he played the role of a singer. For this movie, Ranbir took lessons on playing the guitar. For the role, he got the Filmfare Award for the Best Actor.His biggest hits include Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani released in 2016 and Barfi! released in 2012.
Both the movies earned tremendously at the Box office and Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani became his highest grossing movie till date. Ranbir was also appreciated for his role in Barfi! where he played the role of a deaf and dumb boy named Barfi. His other movies include Besharam (2013), Bhoothnath Returns (2014), Roy (2015), Bombay Velvet (2015), Tamasha (2015) and Ae Dil Hai Mushkil (2016).
What are the highest grossing movies of Ranbir Kapoor?
- Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewan (2013): $47 million
- Raajneeti (2010): $22 million
- Barfi! (2012): $16 million