Naved wrote on Dec 19 2008 1:56PM
Hrithik Roshan, born on 10th January 1974, Mumbai, Maharashtra. His first movie role was as a child artist when he was six years old in Aasha (1980) and after that in Aap Ke Deewane, Bhagwan Dada. He also assisted his father Rakesh Roshan in direction, in films like Karan Arjun (1995) and Koyla (1997).
Although Hrithik was seen acting as a child in several films, but his actual Acting debut came in 2000 Kaho Naa.. Pyar Hai which was directed by his father, proved to be very successful at the box office. Hrithik's performance in Kaho Naa Pyar Hai, earned him the Filmfare Best Actor Award and also the Filmfare Best Debutant Award. The film got 102 awards, the most by any Bollywood film ever.
Hrithik's films like Fiza, Mission Kashmir, Yaadein, etc. showed his versatility as an actor. In 2003, he made like a comeback with his film Koi Mil Gaya, which also became the highest grosser of the year, and won him many awards. Hrithik got married to Sanjay Khan's daughter Suzzane Khan and has two children named Hrehaan and Hridhaan.
Hrithik became the only Indian Superhero after his film Krrish, a sequel to his film Koi Mil Gaya (2006). Dhoom 2, saw him play a villain for the first time opposite Aishwarya Rai, then he played the historical role of Akbar the Great in Jodhaa Akbar (2008).