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Posted On Date: 14/09/2019 12:04 PM.

Facts you hardly know about Hrithik Roshan!!


Hrithik is an actor who is best known for his looks and dancing. Born to the Punjabi family (father Rakesh Roshan and mother Pinky) on 10 January 1974, he got first chance in bollywood in 2000 sharing the screen with another debutante, Ameesha Patel. His debut film “Kaho Naa…Pyaar Hai” was directed by his father cum famous actor director Rakesh Roshan. Hrithik is known for his challenging roles. “Koi…Mil Gaya” in 2003 was the turning point of his life, he got praise for his commendable acting in the movie. He has given several hits like Dhoom 2 (2006), Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara (2011). He had also assisted his father Rakesh Roshan in the film direction of several movies including Khugarz (1987), Karan Arjun (1995) and Koyla (1997). Currently, he is one of the highest paid actors in India and was featured in Forbes India’s Celebrity 100 on the basis of his popularity and income.

How well do you know about your heartthrob: Let’s check it out.

We are sharing the facts about Hrithik Roshan, which you hardly know:


The official and real surname of Hrithik Roshan is “Nagrath”. His grandfather Roshanlal Nagrath was a music director.

Rs 100 was what he got as his first pay for dancing along Jeetendra in 1980s film Aasha. He received his first pay from his grandfather and bought Hot Wheels Cars, which was a craze among that time kids.

Do you remember the role of Akshaye Khanna in “Dil Chahta Hai”? Hrithik’s friend Farhan Akhtar wanted him to play that role. He was also original choice for the role of Shahrukh Khan in Don.

The fittest actor in the industry was unable to stop his habit of smoking until he read the “Easyway to Stop Smoking” written by Allen Carr. After reading that, he did not touch a single cigarette.

His nick name Duggu was given by his grandmother. His grandmother wanted a name similar to the nick name of Rakesh Roshan which was Guddu. From here comes the Duggu.

The   actress with whom he has done most number of films is Kareena Kapoor. Films include Mujhse Dosti Karoge, Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham, Yaadein and Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon.

Hrithik has done all the stunts in his road trip movie Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara. The stunts include the bull chasing (famous sports/ritual in Spain), sky diving, scuba diving.

Famous actor got his wax statue installed at Madam Tussauds’ museum.

The dancer follows Shammi Kapoor and Michael Jackson as his idols.

In August 2019, he topped the list of “Top 5 Most Handsome Men in the World” by US based agency.

Posted On Date: 14/09/2019 12:04 PM.

Source: Devotee Bollywood Bang-Bang