Rakul was born in a Punjabi family to Rajender Singh and Kulwinder Singh on 10th october 1990 in New Delhi, INDIA.
Rakul Preet Singh, who said that she had always dreamt of being an actress, began her career in modelling at age 18 while she was still in college.
In 2009 she made her acting debut in the Kannada film, Gilli, a remake of Selvaraghavan’s 7G Rainbow Colony.
She won critical acclaim for her role in the film before returning to complete her degree and compete in the 2011 Femina Miss India pageant. Apart from the People’s Choice Miss Indiatimes, she won four subtitles at the pageant including Pantaloons Femina Miss Fresh Face, Femina Miss Talented, Femina Miss Beautiful Smile and Femina Miss Beautiful Eyes.
She returned to films in 2011, featuring opposite Siddharth Rajkumar in Keratam which was released both in Telugu and Malayalam languages, though critics noted that “she got very little screen time”.
The film was also made in Tamil simultaneously titled as “Yuvan” with the same cast but different director.
In 2012, she appeared in a supporting role in the Tamil film Thadaiyara Thaakka.
In Jan 2013 she appeared in a Tamil film titled Puthagam.
In November 2013 she was seen in Venkatadri Express in Telugu, the latter becoming a commercial success and earning her first ever Best Actress nomination at the 61st Filmfare Awards South.
In 2014, she debuted in a starring role in Bollywood with Divya Kumar’s directorial debut Yaariyan.
In 2014, she acted in Loukyam directed by Sriwass , Current Theega directed by G. Nageswara Reddy and Rough directed by C.H.Subba reddy in Telugu . She received her second Best Actress nomination at 62nd Filmfare Awards South for Loukyam.
In 2014, she acted in Tamil romantic comedy film Yennamo Yedho directed by Ravi Thyagarajan.
Her next released film was Pandaga Chesko in which she was starred opposite Ram Pothineni and directed by Gopichand Malineni in Telugu in 2015.
in 2016, she acted in Sukumar’s Nannaku Prematho opposite Jr. Ntr , Boyapati Srinu’s Sarrainodu opposite Allu Arjun and Surender Reddy’s Dhruva starring opposite Ram Charan for the second time.
In 2017,She acted in Gopichand Malineni’s film Winner starring with Sai Dharam Tej for the first time.
In 2017 she acted in Telugu film titled Rarandoi Veduka Chudham directed by Kalyan Krishna starring opposite Naga Chaitanya.
In 2017 she acted the film Jaya Janaki Nayaka under the direction of Boyapati Srinu opposite Bellamkonda Sreenivas and in AR Murugadoss’ bilingual film opposite to Mahesh Babu, titled Spyder.
She acted in Tamil film titled Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru to pair opposite Karthi.
In 2018, After a small sabbatical in Hindi films, she appeared in Neeraj Pandey’s Aiyaary starring opposite Sidharth Malhotra, released in February.
In 2019, she gave a special appearence in N.T.R: Kathanayakudu in Telugu.
In 2019, she acted in Tamil film titled Dev opposite to Karthi.
In 2019, Rakul Preet Singh appeared with Ajay Devgn and Tabu in Luv Ranjan’s Bollywood romcom, De De Pyaar De.
She acted in Tamil film opposite to Suriya under Selvaraghavan direction in 2019, tilted NGK.
Her second Telugu film of 2019 was a romantic comedy film Manmadhudu 2 oppostite to Nagarjuna Akkineni and directed by Rahul Ravindran.
In 2019, Milap Milan Zaveri’s action drama Marjaavaan, alongside Ritesh Deshmukh, Sidharth Malhotra and Tara Sutaria.
She was acted in Hindi film named Shimla Mirchi opposite to Rajkummar Rao which was released in the first phase of January,2020.
|2012||Thadaiyara Thaakka||Gayathri Ramakrishnan||Tamil|
|2015||Bruce Lee: The Fighter||Riya Rao||Telugu|
|2016||Nannaku Prematho||Divyanka / Divya||Telugu|
|2016||Sarrainodu||Jaanu / Mahalakshmi||Telugu|
|2017||Rarandoi Veduka Chudham||Bhramarambha||Telugu|
|2017||Jaya Janaki Nayaka||Janaki / Sweety||Telugu|
|2017||Theeran Adhigaaram Ondru||Priya Theeran||Tamil|
|2019||De De Pyaar De||Hindi|
- Father – RAJENDER SINGH
- Mother – KULWINDER SINGH
- Her younger brother’s name is, Aman Preet Singh, will make his Bollywood debut with film Ram Rajya.
Rakul did her schooling from Army Public School, Dhaula Kuan and later studied Mathematics at Jesus and Mary College,University of Delhi.
She has an active franchise of three functional training gyms named Functional 45. Two of them are in Hyderabad located in Gachibowli and Kokapet and one in Visakhapatnam.
She also bought a new apartment in Hyderabad of worth ₹3 crore (US$420,000) to stay with her family.
PHYSICAL STATS and MORE
- Height(apporx) –
- In centimeters – 173cm
- In meters – 1.73m
- In feet – 5′ 8″
- Weight(approx) –
- In kilograms – 57kgs
- In pounds – 126lbs
- Body measurements (approx) — 33 – 25 – 34
- Eye color – Brown
- Hair color – Black
|Favourite Food||Aloo Parathas, Gulab Jamun|
|Favourite Actors||Shah Rukh Khan and Ranbir Kapoor|
|Favourite Actress||Deepika Padukone|
|Favourite Films||P.S. I Love You, The Devil Wears Prada, Hangover, Kal Ho Na Ho and Namaste London|
|Favourite Fashion piece||Bags|
|Favourite Style Icon||Sonam Kapoor|
|Favourite Book||Overdressed by Elizabeth L Cline|
|Favourite Color||White, Blue|
BOY FRIENDS,AFFAIRS and MORE
|Boy friends/Affairs||Rana Daggubati|
|Martial status||Not married|
|Address||Hyderabad, Telangana, India|
|Hobbies||Dancing, Playing Golf, Doing the Workout, Swimming|
INSTAGRAM : https://www.instagram.com/rakulpreet/?hl=en
FACEBOOK : https://www.facebook.com/ActressRakulPreet/
|NET WORTH||$5 Million|
|CARS COLLECTION||Mercedes Benz SUV|
LESSER KNOW FACTS ABOUT RAKUL PREET SINGH
- Does Rakul smoke ? NO
- Does Rakul drink alcohol ? NOT KNOWN
- She stated that she signed up the film “with the aim to earn a little extra pocket money” and that she was unaware “how big south Indian films were”.
- During her college trip she smashed a guy when he was taking pictures of her and her friends.
- She started her career in modelling when she was in college and landed up her first film “Gilli”.
- In Femina Miss India of 2011, she won 4 titles such as Miss Fresh Face, Miss Beautiful Smile, Miss Talented, Miss Beautiful Eyes.
- Rakul has also featured on the cover of various magazines such as “EXHIBIT” , “WEDDING VOWS” , “WOW” , “FHM” , “MAXIM” , “FEMINA”.
- Rakul is fine Golfer and also she took part in National level tournaments.
- She is a big fan of Indian badminton Saina Nehwal.
- She is a fitness enthusiast and she is a blue belt in Karate.
- She runs a fitness chain “F45″along with her brother Aman in Hyderabad.
- Rakul is a avid dog lover and has a pet dog named Blossom.