Ranbir Kapoor and Ranveer Singh have been considered the most sought-after actors among all the young Bollywood actors right now. Both of them are touted as the ‘next big thing of Bollywood’. Not only their career paths, but their personal lives have been a matter of great discussion as well.
Be it their movies, their breakups or their good looks—everything creates a buzz among their huge female fan following. It is quite funny that they have such similar names as well. But they have always been compared to each other because they are in the race to become #1 in Bollywood. But who is better? Bollywoodsite is going to clear your confusion by having a big showdown between Ranbir Kapoor and Ranveer Singh.
Round 1: Debut Movie
Ranbir Kapoor debuted in the year 2007 with the movie, Saawariya. The movie flopped at the box office, but he won the Filmfare Award for the Best Debutant that year.
Ranveer Singh debuted in the year 2010 with the movie, Band Baaja Baarat. The movie was a sleeper hit, and he won the Filmfare Award for the Best Debutant that year.
Winner: Ranveer Singh wins this round, as his debut movie was hit on the box office.
Round 2: Break-Through Movie
In the year, 2012, Rockstar was released and it established Ranbir Kapoor as one of the best actors in Bollywood. He won Filmfare for the best actor that year.
In the year 2013, Lootera was released and it established Ranveer Singh as one of the finest actors in Bollywood. Unfortunately, he could not earn any award for the movie.
Winner: Ranbir Kapoor wins, as his acting in Rockstar was outside of his comfort zone, and he even won awards for it.
Round 3: Movies that show their versatility
Ranbir Kapoor has acted in 15 movies. Wake up Sid, Raajneeti, Rockstar, Barfi! and Tamasha show his versatility.
Ranveer Singh has acted in 9 movies. Band Baaja Baarat, Lootera, Goliyon Ki Raasleela: Ramleela and Bajirao Mastani show his versatility.
Winner: Ranveer Singh takes the cake in this round, as he has shown more versatility within such short amount of time.
Round 4: Who ruled 2015?
Ranbir Kapoor’s Bombay Velvet and Tamasha couldn’t do well on the box office.
Ranveer Singh’s Dil Dhadkne Do remained average on the box office, but his Bajirao Mastani created history.
Winner: Ranveer Singh is a notch higher than Ranbir Kapoor because of his amazing acting skills in Bajirao Mastani.
Round 5: 100 crore club
Ranbir Kapoor’s Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani is in 100 crore club.
Ranveer Singh’s Bajirao Mastani is in 100 crore club.
Winner: It’s a TIE in this round.
Round 6: Line-up
Ranbir Kapoor’s upcoming movies involve the highly controversial Jagga Jasoos.
Befikre and Padmavati are lined-up under Ranveer Singh’s belt.
Winner: Since both of them have interesting line-up, it’s a tie.
Overall, it seems like Ranveer Singh has upper hand over Ranbir Kapoor. But with Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, Ranbir Kapoor is catching up fast. In no time, both the actors might get into a neck-to-neck competition. Their future depends on their upcoming movies, and we will finally get to know who among the two is most likely to rule Bollywood.