Ranbir Kapoor has been the heart-throb of many Bollywood beauties since he made his debut in the industry. Owing to his chocolate boy look and style he is considered the most handsome guy in the industry.
Following in the footsteps of his grandfather, father, and uncles, Kapoor decided to carry forward the legacy of all of them and became a successful actor in a very short period of time.
His excellent acting skills, look, style everything else made many successful actresses fall in love with him. Apart from his movies, Ranbir makes headlines due to his relationships and love affairs.
We have come up with a list of the 12 love affairs Ranbir Kapoor had before meeting Alia Bhatt. We can’t claim the truth in this, some may be rumors, but Ranbir has had several love affairs.
1- Avantika Malik
Reportedly, Ranbir dated Avantika Malik even before making his debut in Bollywood and were dating each other since their teenage years. However, they could not continue their relationship for unknown reasons.
Avantika didn’t pursue acting as a career and is currently married to actor Imran Khan, who worked in a few movies such as Jaane Tu… Ya JaAne Na, I hate Luv Storys, Delly Belly etc. He is the nephew of Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan and director-producer Mansoor Khan.
2- Nandita Mahtani
Nandita Mahtani is a fashion designer and the first wife of actress Karishma Kapoor’s ex-husband, Sanjay Kapoor. Her love affair with Ranbir Kapoor made headlines as she was 10 year older than the actor. The alleged couple was never seen in public together and eventually got separated, now she is engaged to action hero Vidyut Jammwal.
3- Sonam Kapoor
Bollywood’s fashion icon Sonam Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor worked as assistant director with Sanjay Leela Bhanshali in his acclaimed drama film black, starring Rani Mukerji and Amitabh Bachchan.
Later, Sonam and Ranbir were signed by the filmmaker as lead actors for his next romantic film Sawariya, which marked the debut of both actors.
The rumors were spread that they had come closer during the shoot of Sawariya. However, it did not go well for Sonam, as she expressed her bitterness and regret over the breakup.
Sonam got married to businessman Anand Ahuja on May 8, 2018 and a few days ago she also announced that the couple is expecting its first child.
4- Priyanka Chopra
The rumors of Priyanka Chopra and Ranbir Kapoor having a romantic love affair with each other was spread when the actors met on the set of Anjaana Anjani, in which they shared a hot chemistry.
Along with their on screen chemistry, people loved their off-screen chemistry too but the bonding they shared, didn’t last for long and they parted ways.
Priyanka is popular in Bollywood and she also rose to fame in Hollywood too, after her excellent performance in ABC’s thriller series Quantico. She tied the knot with American Singer Nick Jonas on December 1, 2018. The couple had their first baby, a girl child via surrogacy.
5- Deepika Padukone
Bollywood’s popular actress Deepika Padukone’s love affair with Ranbir Kapoor was one of the most talked about relationships of the industry. They first met on the set of Siddharth Anand’s 2008 romantic movie Bachna Ae Haseeno and since then, they started dating each other.
Their on-screen as well as off-screen chemistry was loved and admired by the fans. The duo delivered many hits like Yeh Jawaani Hai Diwaani and Tamasha.
Unlike other relationships, their relationship was smooth and proceeded to the level of commitments. Deepika even got an RK tattoo on her neck. However, it didn’t last long. As per reports, Ranbir cheated on her.
They both have moved on in their respective lives and are good friends now. Deepika got married to actor Ranveer Singh on November 14, 2018.
6- Katrina Kaif
Ever since Katrina Kaif and Ranbir Kapoor worked together in the hit romantic comedy film Ajab Prem Ki Gajab Kahani in 2009, rumors mills were abuzz with the stories of an affair between them.
Although they never accepted their relationship publicly, they were seen on vacations and talked every now and then. It was the affair of Ranbir that was based on firm ground, in fact, the duo started thinking about getting married.
However, it didn’t go well for the duo and they parted ways in the end. As per sources, their relationship ended due to the involvement of the third person.
Katrina got married to actor Vicky Kaushal on December 9, 2021 in a private ceremony, in the presence of family members and close friends. The couple often share romantic pictures with each other on social media.
7- Nargis Fakhri
The rumors of Ranbir’s love affair with his Rockstar co-star Nargis Fakhri stirred everybody up. No doubt the chemistry between the duo in the film was excellent but in real life it didn’t work out and the bond couldn’t survive for long.
As per sources, Nargis was the reason behind the breakup of Ranbir and Katrina. Reportedly, the actress also dated actor Uday Chopra, the youngest son of Yash Chopra and younger brother of Aditya Chopra.
8- Angela Jonsson
Angela, a Chennai based model was the calendar girl of Kingfisher, when she met Ranbir Kapoor. The duo made headlines in 2011 when they were spotted together.
When being asked about Ranbir, she boldly admitted to the media that she had gone with him which was quite normal and left it all to the fans and media to think whatever they want to.
9- Ameesha Patel
After his break-up with Katrina Kaif, Ranbir was spotted with actress Amisha Patel many times and since then a lot have been cooking between them. Amisha was the only person in Randhir Kapoor’s private birthday bash, who was not from the family. However, the fans couldn’t co relate with their relationship.
10- Shruti Haasan
After delivering a phenomenal performance in an ad together, Shruti and Ranbir were under a lot of speculation about their alleged affairs. As per sources, there was a short-affair. However, Shruti denied all rumors saying that she is working with her work and the rumors can’t affect her anymore.
Shruti is currently in a relationship with Santanu Hazarika, who is a doodle artist and an illustrator based in Delhi.
11- Mahira Khan
Ranbir Kapoor’s link-up with Pakistani actress Mahira Khan, who made her Bollywood debut with 2017 action film Raees, opposite King Khan, also created buzz in 2018, after some photos of them spending time together in New York went viral.
The pictures of the actress smoking with Ranbir met with a great backlash from some sections her choice of outfits and the fact that she was smoking in Public. They also appeared together at the Global Prize ceremony.
12- Alia Bhatt
Alia Bhatt had a crush on Ranbir Kapoor since he made his debut through SLB’s Sawariya, she revealed this during her interviews. They came close during the shoot of the epic sci-fi Brahmastra and married on the 14th of April 2022 after 5 years of a longtime relationship.
Some reports say they had been making headlines ever since they both appeared together in Sonam Kapoor’s marriage in 2018. Earlier, they used to hide their relationship from the media and the public but as time passed, now they are parents to a girl ‘Raha’, who made a media appearance on 25th Dec 2023.