About Hrithik Roshan
Hrithik Roshan is an Indian actor who mostly works with Hindi film industry. He is born on 10th January 1974 to actor-director Rakesh Roshan and Pinky in Mumbai. He belongs to one of the prominent family in Bollywood as paternal grandfather Roshanlal Nagrath was a music director and maternal grandfather J. Om Prakash was a producer and director. His father is a veteran actor and director and uncle Rajesh is a music director. Hrithik Roshan completed his schooling from Bombay Scottish School and graduated in commerce from Sydenham College. Currently, he is one of the highest paid actors in Bollywood.
Hrithik Roshan first appeared as a child actor in Aasha directed by his grandfather Om Prakash. The film featured Jeetendra and Reena Roy as lead actors and Roshan performed a dance in one of the songs enacted by Jeetendra. Later he also appeared in several family-oriented films like Aap Ke Deewane in 1980, Aas Paas in 1981 etc.
Roshan started his career as an Assistant Director and assisted his father on films like Khudgarz in 1987, King Uncle in 1993, Karan Arjun in 1995 and Koyla in 1997.
Hrithik Roshan formally debuted in Bollywood with romantic drama Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai in 2000. He acted opposite Ameesha Patel in this film. This is also Ameesha Patel’s debut film. The film was so much appreciated by the viewers that, it became the highest grossing Indian film of that year. He received Best Male Debut and Best Actors awards at Filmfare Awards, IIFA Awards and Zee Cine Awards for the film. The rest is history, if you would like to read more about his filmography and his life please visit this Wikipedia page.
Apart from the film, he also appeared in many stage shows including Heartthrobs: Live in Concert in 2002 along with Arjun Rampal, Aftab Shivdasani, Karishma Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor. Later in the same year, he performed in a dance show at Kings Park Stadium in Durban where top Bollywood stars including Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Kareena Kapoor and Rani Mukherji performed.
Hrithik Roshan’s childhood was a little bit traumatic as he was born with an extra thumb. Due to this abnormality other children used to avoid him. He was helped by daily speech therapy.
He married to Sussane Khan, daughter of filmmaker Sanjay Khan on 20th December 2000 in Bangalore. Later they separated in December 2013. They have two sons named Hrehan and Hridhaan.
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