Hrithik Roshan is the heart throb of the nation and one of the most celebrated actors Bollywood in the present time. His acting, dancing and action skills have earned him huge acclaim and fan following all over the world. His popularity and talent have also made him one of the highest paid actors in the industry. Currently, the net worth of this dashing film star has been estimated to be at a whopping figure of nearly 30 million dollars.
His Career as a Bollywood Actor:
Hrithik Roshan was born in Mumbai on 10th January, 1974. His father Rakesh Roshan was a noted film actor in the eighties and his maternal grandfather J Om Prakash was a famous producer director. He was first introduced as a child artist by his grandfather at the age of 6 years, in a 1980 movie called “Aasha”. After that, he worked in numerous films as a child artist. His debut as a young star came in 2000, with the movie “Kaho Na Pyar Hai”. The movie starred him opposite Amisha Patel and became a super duper hit. He also received Filmfare Awards for the best Actor and Best Debut categories for his brilliant performance in the movie. There was no looking back after that and he became one of the biggest stars in Bollywood, who was the talk of the town everywhere for his performance factor as well as huge commercial value. Films like Mission Kashmir, Fiza and Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham reinforced his status as the current superstar and put a full stop to the dominance of the Khans in the industry. Along with his father, Hrithik ushered in a new era of sci fi movies in Bollywood, with the trilogy of “Koi Mil Gaya”, “Krissh” and “Krissh 3”. He also gave some remarkable performances in “Jodhaa Akbar”, “Dhoom 3” and “Zindagi Milegi Na Dobara”.
His Awards and Achievements:
Hrithik Roshan is an immensely good looking, talented and stylish actor and dancer and his talent has fetched him numerous awards during his career. His talent was recognized right from his first movie, for which he was given the Filmfares in the categories of Best Actor and Best Male Debut in 2001. He has received in all 5 Filmfares, 9 IIFAs, 6 Screen Awards, 6 Zee Cine Awards and 5 Star Dust Awards in various categories, besides countless national and international honors. Hrithik has also been recognized among the most powerful Indians and the sexiest personalities in the world. His statue has also been placed in the famous Madame Tussauds Museum.
His Personal Life:
Hrithik has had a tumultuous personal life, particularly due to injuries, back problems and even a critical brain surgery, but he has always come strong. He has also been in news for romantic involvement with some of his co actresses, particularly, Barbara Mori. But his recent divorce with Suzanne Khan, which is considered to be one of the most expensive in the country, has catapulted him back into controversy, as no one could even imagine that the happy looking couple could have any marital problems. He has two sons, whose custody has been given to their mother.