Ranveer Singh is an Indian actor who appears in Hindi films. A native of Mumbai, he made his acting debut with a leading role in the 2010 film Band Baaja Baaraat. The film was a critical and commercial success, earning Singh a Filmfare Award in the Best Male Debut category. Singh’s career prospects continued to rise with starring roles in the romantic comedies Ladies vs Ricky Bahl (2011) and Lootera (2013). The former earned him a Best Supporting Actor nomination at the Filmfare Awards.Here is a list of his 10 best movies so far.
Top 10 Movies of Ranveer Singh
Bajirao Mastani is an epic historical romance film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, released in 2015. The film stars Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra in the lead roles. The film is based on the life of Peshwa Bajirao I and his second wife Mastani. The film was a critical and commercial success, grossing over ₹356 crore (US$52 million) worldwide.
Padmaavat is a 2018 Indian epic period drama film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, and jointly produced by Bhansali and Sudhanshu Vats. The film features Ranveer Singh as Alauddin Khilji, Shahid Kapoor as Maharawal Ratan Singh, and Deepika Padukone as Rani Padmavati, the wife of Ratan Singh. Based on the epic poem Padmavat (1540) by Malik Muhammad Jayasi, the film tells the story of Padmavati, a Rajput queen who committed jauhar (self-immolation) to protect herself from Khilji, a Sultan who was obsessed with her.
Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela
Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-Leela is a 2013 Indian tragic romance film directed and produced by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who also wrote the film. It is an adaptation of Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, set in medieval Gujarat. The film stars Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone as the eponymous star-crossed lovers; with Supriya Pathak Kapur, Richa Chadda, Sharad Kelkar, Gulshan Devaiah, and Abhimanyu Singh in supporting roles.
Bajirao Mastani is a historical romance film directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali. The film was released on December 18, 2015. The film stars Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone, and Priyanka Chopra in the lead roles. The film is based on the life of Bajirao I, a Maratha warrior who served as the Peshwa (chief minister) of the Maratha Empire from 1720 to 1740. Bajirao Mastani is a story of love, war, and betrayal. The film was a critical and commercial success, grossing over ₹2.56 billion (US$37 million) worldwide.
Gully Boy is a Bollywood movie that was released in 2019. The movie is based on the life of a street rapper from Mumbai. The movie was a huge success and was loved by critics and audiences alike.
Band Baaja Baaraat
Band Baaja Baaraat is a bollywood movie that was released in 2010. The movie is about a wedding planner who falls in love with a wedding guest. The movie was a huge success and was loved by critics and audiences alike.
83 is a Bollywood sports drama film directed by Kabir Khan. The film stars Ranveer Singh as cricketer Kapil Dev, with Deepika Padukone, Tahir Raj Bhasin, Saqib Saleem, Harrdy Sandhu, Ammy Virk and Pankaj Tripathi in supporting roles. 83 chronicles India’s victory at the 1983 Cricket World Cup.
Lootera is a 2013 Indian historical romance film directed by Vikramaditya Motwane and partly based on author O. Henry’s 1907 short story “The Last Leaf”. Set in 1952–53, it tells the story of a young woman named Pakhi, who falls in love with a thief named Varun. However, their relationship is threatened when Pakhi’s father discovers Varun’s true identity.
The film was praised for its direction, writing, cinematography, and the performances of its cast, particularly those of Ranveer Singh and Sonakshi Sinha. However, it was a commercial failure, grossing only ₹30 crore (US$4.3 million) against its ₹45 crore (US$6.4 million) budget.
Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl
Ladies vs. Ricky Bahl is a Bollywood movie that was released in 2011. The movie grossed a total of ₹1.06 billion at the box office. The movie follows the story of a con artist named Ricky Bahl who dupes women for money. The movie was directed by Maneesh Sharma and starred Ranveer Singh, Anushka Sharma, and Parineeti Chopra.
Simmba is a 2018 Bollywood action film directed by Rohit Shetty and produced by Karan Johar. The film was distributed by Reliance Entertainment. It stars Ranveer Singh as Simmba, a corrupt police officer who enjoys his job, but is forced to change his ways after a life-changing event. The film also features Sara Ali Khan, Sonu Sood, and Ashutosh Rana in supporting roles. The film was released on 28 December 2018 and grossed ₹240.26 crore (US$34 million) in its opening weekend, becoming the ninth highest-grossing Bollywood film of 2018.