He comes from a middle-class Indian family who always prioritized education and business over everything – especially something as frivolous as acting in Bollywood. He started from scratch, an unknown face struggling through rejections and missed opportunities. His sister had morphed his face on Yashraj Posters for his 23rd birthday. Ranveer pinned this up in his bedroom.
And then one day, miracle happened. The casting director of Yash Raj Films found this hidden gem to make him a star on their poster.