An Indian actor Neil Nitin Mukesh, is the household name of the Indian cinema as he has established himself the best actor in the cinematic world, and has been enthralling the viewers with his absolutely amazing performances. Neil Nitin had a dream of becoming an actor while his family has some strong associations with the Indian music industry, but he wanted to pursue acting as a career. Once in an interview, the heartthrob actor shared that singing is his hobby but acting is his passion. And the best is, Neil Nitin is living his dream. Well, the actor has achieved a milestone during his career life but still, he is struggling to get more famed. To know more about him, let us have a look at these unknown things we have compiled for you!
8 Things You Didn’t Know About Neil Nitin Mukesh
1- Musical Family Background
Here you will be surprised to know that Neil Nitin Mukesh is the son of the renowned singer, Nitin Mukesh, and grandson of the legendary, veteran singer, Mukesh. Wow… that’s so inspiring that he has such a wonderful, strong family background.
Neil Nitin Mukesh is one of the most talented and sought-after actors of the Indian cinema who always say that singing is his hobby while acting is his passion that he loves the most. And that’s so amazing!
3- His Name Story
Another surprising thing that we are sure you don’t know about is his name story. Yes… His name Neil inspired by the American Astronaut Neil Armstrong and it was given by none other than legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar.
4- Assisted Aditya Chopra in his Movie
The actor once shared that he also assisted Aditya Chopra in his movie ‘Mujhse Dosti Karoge’. And it was the time when he was in college. In fact, he received many offers as a lead actor earlier, but he did not want to debut with a love story.
5- Mimicry Pro
6- His Childish Psychology
As a child, Neil Nitin did not understand the profession of his father and grandfather and would assume that it was Raj Kapoor who sang the songs.Until he himself did lip sync for a song in the film, Vijay.
7- Three Words in his Name
He was born as Neil Mathur but during his college days, he did not get admission into the college. And that’s the reason, he mentioned his name as Neil Nitin Mukesh so that the college authorities recognized his background and grant him admission.
8- His Principal’s Advice
Once his principal called him at his office and said, “Neil, you are carrying three generations by these three unique names, ensure you make your parents proud!” That was the time when he decided to not look back and continued the legacy of my family background.