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Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan is the most popular and renowned Bollywood star. He is well-known for his dancing and acting abilities, and he is also among India's highest-paid actors.

Personal Life

Hrithik Roshan was born in Mumbai, India, on January 10, 1974, to Rakesh and Pinky Roshan. His father is a well-known Hindi film director, producer, and former actor. Hrithik's best buddy is Sunaina, his elder sister. On the one hand, his father encouraged him to focus on his education and supported him when he chose to pursue acting as a full-time career. In 1980, he made his acting debut as a child artist in the Hindi drama film 'Asha,' where he had a minor role. He also appeared in several other films in minor parts.

Hrithik Roshan's Education

Hrithik Roshan received his early schooling at Bombay Scottish School in Mumbai and then went on to study at Sydenham College in Mumbai, earning a B.Com degree. According to reports, Hrithik had a stammering problem as a youngster, which caused him to create excuses to avoid oral tests at school. However, following medical treatment, his condition was resolved, and he began to focus on his schoolwork.

Married life of Hrithik Roshan

He married Sussanne Khan, the daughter of Sanjay Khan, but their 17-year marriage ended in divorce. Rehaan and Ridhan are their two kids.

Hrithik Roshan

While the news of Hrithik Roshan's romance with Kareena Kapoor drew a lot of attention, his love adventures with Barbara Mori during the film Kites created a drift in the couple. Apart from that, Priyanka Chopra has also been rumored to be connected with him. His name was also linked to Kangana Ranaut; though Hrithik dismissed the rumor, it was one of the ugliest controversies of his life.

Professional Life

Hrithik Roshan's career as a Bollywood actor began as a kid. Rakesh Roshan, his father, cast him as a child artist in one of his directorial flicks. Hrithik has been interested in acting since he was a young kid, and he used to be quite good at it. Hrithik Roshan is well-known for his powerful performances and has won several honors. Hrithik made his acting debut as a "child artist" in the film "Asha" in 1980. As a lead actor, "Kaho Na Pyaar Hai" was his first film. As an assistant director, Hrithik has worked on four films with his father.

Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik has also performed in several dance shows. In addition to acting, he has acquired skills like music, dancing, horseback riding, and sword fighting to further his profession. He has been in several popular films, which were not so successful. However, critics have praised his acting ability. In the 1980s, he worked as a co-director with his father, Rakesh Roshan. Here's an interesting fact Hrithik Roshan used to help out on set by serving tea to the actors and sweeping the sets.

He has worked on films such as "Khudgarj" (The year 1987), "King Uncle" (The year 1983), "Karan Arjun" (the Year 1995), "Koyla" (the Year 1997), and others as "co-director." "Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai" (2000) was his debut film as an actor, won several prizes, broke records, and took Hrithik to new heights. He worked in several movies Mission Kashmir (2000), Yaadein, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001), Aap Mujhe Ache Lagne Lage, Mujhse Dosti Karoge (2002).

Hrithik Roshan is a superb dancer as well as an excellent actor. He has had a passion for dance since he was a youngster. He danced in one of Jitendra's films as a youngster, for which his grandpa Roshanlal Jagrath, the music director, was grateful and awarded him $100. He has performed on stage several times as a dancer.

In movies too, he gives his superb performances. His reputation and fan base grew due to his dance performance in 'Kaho Na Pyaar Hai.' Hrithik Roshan was also a judge on the television reality program Just Dance. Hrithik Roshan is one of the finest professional dancers who has studied dance. He also met Michael Jackson in 2009 while filming "Kites" in Los Angeles, California. Tiger Shroff, son of Jackie Shroff, believes Hrithik Roshan to be his dancing idol.

Hrithik Roshan's charitable work

Though he is more renowned as a great actor, Hrithik Roshan is also known for his charitable work. Like in his movies, he has also done a lot of social work for folks in real life. He is particularly interested in children's development and child welfare activities. He donated money in several forms, and he opted to donate his eyes after his death. He also participated in other charitable activities. In addition, he is actively promoting the 'Indian Stammering Association's initiative, the Nanavati Speech Center, and UNICEF's Sustainable Development Goals.

Car Collections

Hrithik Roshan
  • Jaguar XJ
  • Ferrari Medina
  • Mercedes S500
  • Maserati Spyder
  • Rolls Royce Ghost Series III
  • Range Rover Sport
  • Porsche Cayenne Turbo

Hrithik Roshan's net worth

Hrithik Roshan is well-known for his wealth. In 'Daily News and Analysis,' Hrithik is renowned as the celebrity with the biggest bank balance. His profits for each film are around 22 crores, and his net worth is close to $370 million (around 2745 crores in Indian rupees).

Awards and Achievements

Hrithik Roshan
  • Best Debut Male Award in 2001 for the film Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai
  • Best Actor Award in 2004 for the film Koi Mil Gaya
  • Best Actor Award for the year 2007 for Dhoom 2
  • Best Actor Award for Jodha Akbar in 2009
  • Best Actor Award for the film Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara in 2012
  • For his outstanding acting, he has received more than 240 different awards.

Some Interesting Facts about Hrithik Roshan

Hrithik Roshan
  • Hrithik Roshan began performing when he was six years old.
  • Hrithik Roshan was born with two thumbs on his right hand, which he considers a blessing but hides in his movies.
  • After reading the book' How to Stop Smoking, Hrithik Roshan quit his habit of chain-smoking.
  • Hrithik Roshan says that on Valentine's Day 2000, he received 30,000 marriage proposals from his female fan followers.
  • Before becoming an actor, Hrithik Roshan worked as an assistant director for Rakesh Roshan for the movies Koyla and Karan Arjun.
  • Hrithik had to deal with the problem of stammering during his childhood, but with hard effort and consistent practice, he was able to overcome it.
  • In 2009, while filming his scene for the movie "Kites" in Los Angeles, California, Hrithik Roshan met Michael Jackson.
  • Hrithik is most known for his role as the Indian superhero Krrish, but his favorite superhero is Superman.
  • Hrithik once tattooed a point star with a red circle on his ex-wife Sussanne's wrist.
  • Hrithik Roshan is one of the most fashionable actors in Bollywood.
  • Hrithik Roshan is a role model for Tiger Shroff.
  • Hrithik is also involved in charity service.
  • Hrithik's first encounter with Sussanne Khan occurred at a traffic signal; he eventually married Sussanne and divorced her.


As a well-known film star, his name has been linked to several issues that have resulted in controversy.

  • 'Barbara Mori' was cast opposite Hrithik Roshan. The news of Hrithik Roshan's alleged affair with her caused drift with his wife, Sussanne. This news quickly got on Page 3 of the newspaper. However, they got divorced in 2014.
  • Kangana Ranaut's name has also been linked to Hrithik Roshan. The disclosure of the secret affair between the two sparked a debate in Bollywood, with contradictory statements coming from both sides.

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