Rannvijay Singh

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Rannvijay Singh Singha
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Born Rannvijay Singh Singha
(1983-03-16) 16 March 1983 (age 35)
Jalandhar, Punjab
Nationality Indian
Other names Donny
Occupation
Years active 2003–present
Known for MTV Roadies
Spouse(s)
Prianka Singha (m. 2014)
Children Kainaat Singh (daughter)
Relatives Harman Singha (Brother)

Rannvijay Singh Singha (born 16 March 1983) is an Indian actor, television personality and VJ. Rannvijay is known for his appearance in MTV Roadies, where he won the first season of the show in 2003, and for hosting the show from 2004 to 2014. He also appeared in judging panel for auditions from 8: Shortcut to Hell to 15: Roadies Xtreme and is one of the gang leaders from season 10 to the current season. He made his Bollywood debut in Toss: A Flip of Destiny (2009). Rannvijay has also acted in London Dreams (2009) and Action Replayy (2010). Rannvijay made his Punjabi movie debut in 2011, starring in Jimmy Shergill's Dharti.

Early life[edit]

Rannvijay was born on 16 March 1983 in Jalandhar, Punjab, India. His father Iqbal Singh Singha is retired Lt. General of Indian Army and his mother Baljeet Kaur is a housewife, although his father is retired but is currently posted in Syria as the UN Force Commander, his mother is a poet in her own right.[1] Owing to his father's transferable jobs across India, he went to nine different schools, and finally graduated from Army Public School, Dhaula Kuan, New Delhi, he graduated from Hansraj College (University of Delhi doing B. Com hons). Rannvijay cleared his test and was all set to join Indian army before he opted to participate in Roadies, because he wanted to win the Hero Honda Karizma R. Rannvijay used to work for a construction worker in New Jersey, United States. His younger brother Harman Singha is also an actor, VJ and popular television personality.[2]

Career[edit]

MTV India[edit]

Rannvijay appeared in first season of MTV Roadies and further hosting all the season from 2.0 to Roadies Xtreme (current season). He has also hosted other MTV shows, MTV Stuntmania, MTV Force India The Fast and The Gorgeous, MTV Splitsvilla, MTV Scooty Pep Diva and MTV Troll Police.

Film career[edit]

Rannvijay made his Bollywood debut in Toss: A Flip of Destiny in (2009), the film turned out to be a flop. He then acted in London Dreams along with Ajay Devgn and Salman Khan, the film received positive critics and was a success. He further appeared in Action Replayy in 2011. He made his Punjabi cinema debut in 2011, starring in Jimmy Shergill's Dharti. He also acted in a horror bollywood film "3 AM".

Personal life[edit]

Rannvijay Singha is Jatt Punjabi and follows Sikhism. Rannvijay is the only exception in his family to not serve in Indian military as his family is serving Indian military since six generations.[3] Rannvijay married Priyanka Vohra on 10 April 2014. Rannvijay has a daughter who was born on 17 January 2017.[4] Rannvijay is a comics superhero and bikes fan and is known for collecting Wolverine and Batman merchandises, he owns Suzuki GSX-R600, Kawasaki Ninja, Hero Honda Karizma R and Royal Enfield. He is a Warriors fan. he has a daughter named Kainaat [5]

Television[edit]

Year Show Role Notes
2003–present MTV Roadies Himself 2003 (Winner)
onwards
(as Host and Judge)
2008–present MTV Splitsvilla Himself Host
2011 MTV Stuntmania Himself Host
2014 Pukaar Major Rajveer Shergill Lead role
2017 Himalaya Roadies Himself Guest Judge
2018 MTV Troll Police Himself Host

Filmography[edit]

Year Film Role Language Notes
2009 Toss: A Flip of Destiny Ryan Hindi Bollywood Debut
2009 London Dreams Wasim Hayaat Khan Hindi
2010 Action Replayy Kundalal Kapoor Hindi
2011 Mumbai Cutting Himself Hindi
2011 Dharti Rannvijay Punjabi Pollywood Debut
2011 Mod Andy/Abhay Hindi
2012 Taur Mittran Di Ranbir Punjabi
2013 Saadi Love Story Vikram Punjabi
2013 Ishq Garaari Punjabi
2014 3 A.M. A Paranormal Experience Sunny Hindi
2015 Sharafat Gayi Tel Lene Sam Hindi

Web Series[edit]

Year(s) Show Channel
2015–present Squadrann Youtube
2014 Hitched Youtube
2014 The Real High With Rannvijay Singha Youtube
2018 Kaushiki Viu

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