Bollywood actor Ranveer Singh is celebrating his 10 years in the film industry in a special way. On his 10-year anniversary, the 35-year-old actor took to Instagram to share a picture of himself, wearing a face mask, in an empty theatre amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Calling the experience ‘marvellous’, the ‘Simmba’ star wrote, “To commemorate my 10 year milestone in the movies, it was only fitting that I return to the sacred chamber of dreams (cinema hall).
Singh made his debut with Yash Raj Films’s Delhi-set romantic-drama ‘Band Baaja Baaraat’, opposite actress Anushka Sharma. The film was released on December 10, 2010. The actor essayed Bittoo Sharma, a unambitious man, who starts a wedding planning company with character Shruti Kakkar – played by Anushka .
‘Band Baaja Baaraat’ also marked the directorial debut of Maneesh Sharma, and was the third feature film of Sharma, post ‘Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi’ (2008) and ‘Badmaash Company’
It also featured a stellar soundtrack by Salim-Sulaiman, with songs like “Ainvayi Ainvayi”, “Tarkeebein” and “Dum Dum” becoming chartbusters. Ranveer Singh went on to headline big-scale blockbusters, including three films with filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali – ‘Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela’, ‘Bajirao Mastani’ and ‘Padmaavat’.
He also played the lead character in highly-acclaimed films ‘Lootera” and Zoya Akhtar’s 2019 drama ‘Gully Boy’.