Son of Bollywood producer KD Shorey.
Worked as a VJ on many channels before debuting as a actor in 2002.
Ranvir has a brother, Lokesh Shorey.
His brother Lokesh was also a actor.
Was engaged to Pooja Bhatt.
Brother named Srinath. He is married to a lady named Manisha Malhotra. They have a son named Parth.
Father of his first child, a son name Haroon Shorey was born March 15, 2011, with his ex-wife Konkona Sen Sharma.
Starred in the shelved film Percept Films "Carry On Pandu" (2010) Starring Ranvir Shorey,Surveen Chawla,Om Puri,Anupam Kher, Mahesh Manjrekar,Director Chandrakant Kulkarni. Carry On Pandu is a story of a PhD holder, played by Ranvir Shourie, who is unable to find himself a suitable job despite all his efforts. He ends up entering as a havaldar and helps out the system. His love interest, a glamorous yoga teacher played by Surveen Chawla, stands by him all through his ordeals.
Was named Ranbir after the great actor, director Ranbir Raj Kapoor. But during school admission his name was misspelled as "Ranvir".