Ranbir Kapoor has been hailed by many as one of the best – and by some as the best – actors of his generation. In a short career, he’s already spawned millions of fans for both his good looks and acting credentials. But a recent spate of box-office setbacks has slightly taken the sheen of his stardom. Some have attributed it to a few bad choices while others have put it down to his lack of accessibility on social media and with his fans, unlike many of his contemporaries from the Gen-Y brigade of Bollywood.
However, in a recent interview with Rajeev Masand for CNN News 18, Ranbir Kapoor was completely in his elements, and decided to let all his fans in on many fun little facts from his life while also discussing about his upcoming film, Karan Johar’s Ae Dil Hai Mushkil. From his breakup to his state of mind to his box-office failures to fanboy moments; Ranbir was in one helluva tell-all mood. Here are ten fun facts from the interview that tell you so much more about Ranbir, the man, and Ranbir, the star. If you think you knew him, well then, think again.
So he doesn’t talk much about his famous family roots. Well, he finally shares his thoughts on his granddad.
You’ve wondered what must be going through his mind after witnessing the lowest ebb of his career till now. Well, he doesn’t want us to stay in the dark anymore.
But, he also has complete belief in his abilities.
If you thought that he walked away from his breakup with Katrina Kaif unaffected, then you’re sadly mistaken.
Yet both and Katrina remained thorough professionals on the sets of their current film, Jagga Jasoos.
And he has the perfect reply for all those wagging tongues, who perceive him as a playboy.
He also reveals why he’s away from social media, and it makes perfect sense.
And he isn’t in the least bit worried about it affecting his stardom.
Ranbir also shared a cute fanboy moment he had with ace Director, Quentin Tarantino, recently.
Plus, a star-struck moment with Oscar-winning actress, Natalie Portman.
So Ranbir Kapoor finally decided to let us in on some aspect of his life, and both the actor and his fans are the better for it.
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