Happy Birthday Hrithik Roshan: Lesser known facts about the World’s Most Handsome star
Updated On : 10 Jan 2019,07:33 PM
Hrithik Roshan might be known in the Tinsel Town as one of the most good looking and talented actors, but, behind the face of perfection there are even hidden gem of traits that makes this Kaabil actor impossible not to love. As one of the most-sought after and hard-working actors in Bollywood, Hrithik Roshan has been winning hearts even before he became mainstream. Defeating his stutter as a child by investing time to see a speech therapist and viewing his extra thumb as a ‘blessing’, this Greek-god had been winning hearts and gaining respects along the way.
As this handsome, green-eyed, with insanely perfect body turns 45, we unravel some surprising facts about Hrithik many are not aware of.
Hrithik already established himself as a star even as a child: He became the Bollywood’s newest sensation with his debut, Kaho Na Pyaar Hai, but even before that, he already knew he was star. He received his first paycheck at just six years old from shaking a leg with Jeetendra in the film ‘Asha’ (1980).
He dropped out of an academic scholarship to pursue his films: Hrithik went to Bombay Scottish School and is a commerce graduate from Mumbai Sydenham College himself. He,however, never gave up on his dreams and opted out of a scholarship Master’s degree course in USA to become the star he is today.
Hrithik is the Transporter of Bollywood: We bet you didn’t know that this handsome hunk is a certified stunt-driver. Remember the daredevil stunts in ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’? Yep, that’s him, not his stunt double.
He was once asked to stop dancing: Hrithik was diagnosed with a spine deformity and doctors asked him to stop dancing. He, however, with his strict exercise regime beat the health issue to emerge as the best dancer in Bollywood.
Hrithik is also one of the best sons a father can ask for: As the son of filmmaker, Rakesh Roshan one might think he is lavished with all the privileges, but that is not the case. While assisting his father on the sets of his movies, Hrithik did all kinds of menial jobs like serving tea to the actors and sweeping the floors.