Hrithik Roshan is one of the most popular and highest paid actors of Bollywood. The actor is unmatched when talking about looks, dance or acting. Hrithik Roshan has done 24 movies as a lead in his 20 years of acting career. The star has always been in the limelight since the start of his acting career. But there are still some facts about Hrithik Roshan, you may not know!
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Hrithik Roshan got his first pay when he was a child!
Hrithik Roshan got his first pay of 100 rupees at the age of 6 years. He was paid to dance next to Jeetendra in the movie Asha released in the year 1980.
Hrithik Roshan didn’t start his movie career as an Actor!
Did you know! Hrithik has worked as an Assistant Director in Karan Arjun, Khudgarz, Koyla, King Uncle. The actor then made his debut as an actor in lead Role with the blockbuster movie Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai.
Hrithik Roshan is not his real name!
What! Yes, you heard it right. Roshan is not the real surname of Hrithik. His real surname is Nagrath.
Hrithik did quit Smoking!
Although the star has always advocated a healthy lifestyle. Hrithik Roshan found it really difficult to quit Smoking. It was Allen Carr’s book Easyway to Stop Smoking, that helped him quit smoking.
Hrithik Roshan is a Certified Diver
Did you know! Hrithik Roshan is a Certified Diver. He did not use a body double for his underwater sequences in Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara.
Hrithik Roshan has his own Fitness brand.
HRX is a fitness brand started by Hrithik in the year 2013. The brand sells apparels, accessories, bluetooth speakers and earphones.
Hrithik has a wax statue at London’s Madame Tussaud’s museum
Hrithik Roshan is the 5th actor to get a life like wax statue at the famous London’s Madame Tussaud’s museum.
Hrithik’s nickname is Duggu!
Hrithik’s grandmother coined his nickname as Duggu. She was looking for a name that rhymes with her son Rakesh nickname Guddu.
Hrithik’s favorite dance idols!
We all love the way Hrithik Dance. But did you know! Hrithik aspires Michael Jackson and Shammi Kapoor as his dance idols. You can have a look at 10 Best Hrithik Roshan Dance Videos.
Hrithik Roshan used to stutter!
Not many people know that the actor had a stammering problem. He took speech therapies that help him overcome it.
So, these were some interesting facts about Hrithik Roshan. How many of these did you know?