Rakesh Roshan is among the celebrities who need no detailed introduction, but for youngsters who don’t know about him, we have compiled some lesser things to get to know more about the veteran actor. Roshan is a multi-talented man who is blessed with multiple skills that make him set apart. Initially, he took the start of his professional career by working in Bollywood films as an actor and played many lead roles and supporting roles. During his career life, he has acted in more than 84 films so far and also got recognized for his wonderful performances. For establishing a prolific career, Rakesh struggled a lot at the beginning of his career but later, he was considered the most successful star celebrity. And that’s the biggest victory. Well, let us give it a read to know more about his struggling life!
8 Things You Didn’t Know About Rakesh Roshan
1- 4 Talents in 1 Person
Rakesh Roshan is a man who has 4 talents and fortunately got a huge success in almost all domains. He is not just an actor and film producer, yet a director and screenwriter as well and has worked on many projects.
2- Prolific Career
Here you will be surprised to know that Rakesh Roshan has acted in more than 84 Hindi movies so far. Undoubtedly, he was so popular during his times from the 1970s and 1980s. Woww.. That’s brilliant!
3- Filmi Background
Rakesh Roshan comes from a family of artists as he is the son of the renowned Indian music director Roshanlal Nagrath. While he has another younger brother, Rajesh Roshan who is also recognized with the similar field of showbiz.
4- Her daughter wrote a book for him
Another lovely fact is that Rakesh Roshan’s daughter, Sunaina Roshan has written a book titled ‘To Dad With Love’ which is based on his life. That’s wonderful to know about father-daughter love.
5- Blockbuster Directorial
In 2000, Rakesh Roshan gave a Blockbuster directorial titled ‘Kaho Na Pyaar Hai’ in which his son, Hrithik Roshan acted alongside Ameesha Patel. The film became the highest grosser of the year and the best is the couple debuted through this film. Morevoer, the film entered the Limca Book of Records for the most number of awards won by a Bollywood film.
6- Shares a strong bonding with Hrithik Roshan
Rakesh Roshan shares strong bonding with his son Hrithik Roshan. Once he revealed that Hrithik Roshan got beaten up by his father was when he along with his friends were throwing glass bottles on the floor from the balcony.
7- Directorials Start with the Letter ‘K’
You will be amazed to know that Rakesh Roshan’s all directorial movies started with the letter ‘K’ like; Ekta Kapoor’s television serials start with the same alphabet. Roshan’s first non-K alphabet movie will be ‘Judai’… Matlab Pyaar Hai’ released in 2017.
8- Successful Directorial
His first huge and successful directorial film was ‘Khudgarz’ which was released in the year 1987. It was based on the story of two friends played by Shatrughan Sinha and Jeetendra. And the best is, it became a blockbuster movie of the year.