Ranjeeta Kaur is a Bollywood actress who was born in Punjab. She learned to act at the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) and had acted in 47 movies. Ranjeeta is married to Raj Masand and has one son, Sky, with him.
They now live in Norfolk, Virginia, USA. They own some seven-eleven stores. She began her career in the year 1976 in the movie
. She was cast opposite
as Laila, in this film. She acted in the hit films Pati Patni Aur Woh and-and Ankhiyon Ke Jharokhon Se in the year 1978.
Both these movies gave her a Filmfare nomination for Best Supporting Actress and Best Actress respectively. She also was nominated for 1983 Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress for her portrayal as Shanti in Teri Kasam.
and Ranjeeta were a popular couple on screen in films such as Surakshaa,
Aadat Se Majboor
, Tarana, Baazi, Humse Badhkar Kaun, and
Gunahon Ka Devta
In the super hit movie Satte Pe Satta, she was cast as one of Amitabh Bachchan's leading ladies. She exited the film industry in 1990 and before doing so, she acted in the movie Gunahon Ka Devta, opposite Mithun Chakraborty.
18 years after she parted ways with Bollywood, she returned to the silver screen in the 2012 movie
Zindagi Tere Naam
. In this film too, she was cast against Mithun Chakraborty. This movie was completed in 2008 but was released only in 2012.
She also acted in the 2011 movie Jaana Pehchana, along with Sachin, which was a sequel to Ankhiyon Ke Jharokhon(1978). Ranjeeta tried her hand at the television a few years back, but she quickly retreated from it. She handled Public Relations at one of Pune’s International School in the middle of the 2000’s. Shortly after this, she moved to the United States along with her husband and child.