In 2010, Singh auditioned for the lead role in the Yash Raj Films venture known as Band Baaja Baaraat, and got selected. The romantic comedy was set in the world of wedding making ready and needed Singh to portray a normal Delhi guy called Bittoo Sharma. The director of the film, Maneesh Sharma, sent him to the Delhi University campus during the recce of the film, and from there Singh drew his inspiration for the character. After its release, Band Baaja Baaraat became a critical and commercial success, with Singh’s portrayal of Bittoo being lauded by critics. He went on to win the Filmfare Award for Best Male Debut award at the 56th Filmfare Awards. Post Band Baaja Baaraat, Singh continued experimenting with fresh roles and signed a number of films with varied directors.
|Day of Birth||6-July-1985|
|Place of Birth||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
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