Ranbir Kapoor was born in Bombay, is the son of actors, Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Singh and grandson of Raj Kapoor. He made his Bollywood debut with Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 2009 film Saawariya.
He made a mark on the Hindi film industry with films such as Bachna Ae Haseeno, Wake Up! Sid, Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani, Barfi!, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani and Sanju. He was last seen in Shamshera and Brahmastra and his next release will be Sandeep Reddy Vanga's Animal. Ranbir plays a man with an obsession for his father, played by Anil Kapoor, in the film.
He is married to actor, Alia Bhatt and they also have a daughter named Raha, who was born on 6 November 2022.