Hrithik Roshan (born 10 January 1974) is an Indian actor who appears in Bollywood films. He has portrayed a variety of characters and is known for his dancing skills. One of the highest-paid actors in India and has won many awards.
Hrithik Roshan was born with two thumbs, and as made fun of in school, he also had a stammering problem, but after years later now he is fluent in speech. He entered Bollywood at the age of 6 as a child artist. The hype created by Hrithik Roshan, son of Rakesh Roshan, two decades ago, is yet to be repeated by any newcomer in Bollywood.
He has all the attributes of a quintessential Bollywood hero – looks from the Greek god, fantastic physique, superb ability to act, and romantic roles. Hrithik Roshan is a renowned Indian film actor.
He is massively recognized for his adaptable characters, exceptional dancing abilities, and appealing looks. After small appearances as a child actor in some movies in the 1980s, Roshan made his film debut in a leading role in Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai in 2000.
His performance in the film earned him Filmfare Awards for Best Actor and Best Male Debut. He followed it with leading roles in Fiza and Mission Kashmir (both released in 2000) and the multi-star blockbuster Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001).
Hrithik Roshan Biography
|Real name||Hrithik Rakesh Nagrath|
|Stage name||Hrithik Roshan|
|Nickname||Duggu, Greek God|
|Height (approx.)||in centimeters- 180 cm in meters- 1.80 m in feet inches- 5’ 11”|
|Weight (approx.)||in kilograms- 85 kg in pounds- 187 lbs|
|Body measurements (approx.)||– Chest: 44 inches – Waist: 28 inches – Biceps: 16 inches|
|Eye colour||Hazel Green|
|Date of birth||10 January 1974|
|Age (as in 2020)||46|
|Birthplace||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Hometown||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|School||Bombay Scottish School, Mumbai|
|Educational Qualifications||Bachelor of commerce|
|Address||El Palazzo, Juhu, Mumbai|
|Siblings||Sister: Sunaina Roshan|
|Marriage date||20 December 2000|
|Spouse||Sussanne khan (Div 2014)|
|Children||Son: Hrehaan Roshan Hridhaan Roshan|
|Net worth||Rs 1428 Crore|
Some Lesser Known Facts About Hrithik Roshan
- With his first pay Rs 100 that he received from grandfather J Om Prakash for shaking a leg next to Jeetendra in the 1980 melodrama Aasha, Hrithik Roshan purchased 10 Hot Wheels cars, which were a huge rage among little boys back then.
- Hrithik Roshan inspires youth for fashion and has launched his own brand HRX.
- Hrithik’s official surname is Nagrath, not Roshan.
- Hrithik Roshan was used to stammering a lot and was made fun of in school and tried to avoid school by making different reasons.
- He was chubby and not fit before movies. He claims that Salman Khan is the one who encouraged him to exercise and maintain physique.
- He is the fifth Bollywood star to get his wax statue installed at Madame Tussauds’ famed museum.
- He was born with two thumbs and considered it lucky but intend to hide it in almost every movie.
Hrithik Roshan Awards
2001: Best Male Debut and Best Actor for Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai
2004: Best Actor and Best Actor(Critics) for Koi… Mil Gaya
2007: Best Actor for Dhoom 2
2009: Best Actor for Jodhaa Akbar
2001: IAS (Indo-American-Society), Young Archievers Award
2004: Anandlok Awards, Best Male Actor for Koi… Mil Gaya
2007: Bollywood People’s Choice Awards: Best Actor for Krrish and Dhoom 2
2017: Hall of fame award
Hrithik Roshan Controversies
- In December 2000, riots took place in Nepal against Hrithik Roshan. It was claimed that he had commented Nepal that he hates Nepal and the people of Nepal. He made clarifications for the statement. He said, “I can name all the interviews I have given. All the tapes are available for anyone to see anytime. I have never spoken against Nepal and Nepalese people, whom I love”.
- During his affair with Barbara Mori, his wife left his house, but later came back, and they got united.
- He and Kangana were involved in a media-led fight where Kangana claimed that Hrithik has promised to marry her but never did and cheated on her. It started with Kangana calling Hrithik “silly ex” and later dragged them into name-calling, email leaking, and legal battle.
Hrithik Roshan Salary & Net Worth
Hrithik Roshan is one of the biggest and most expensive stars in Bollywood. Because of his acting and Hollywood level looks, he is considered the greek god, and many directors want to work with him. Roshan charges a whopping 35 to 40 crores per movie. The estimated net worth of the star is 1428 crores.
Hrithik Roshan Cars Collection
- Rolls Royce Ghost Series II
- Mercedes Benz S Class
- Ferrari 360 Modena
- Maserati Spyder
- Porsche Cayenne Turbo.
- Jaguar SJ
Hrithik Roshan Social Network