Hrithik Roshan turns 38 today
Actor Hrithik Roshan turned 38 today. Fans are celebrating his birthday across the nation and anticipating a hit from his upcoming film 'Agneepath' which is all set to release on January 26th.
Hrithik's first movie role was as a child artist when he was six years old in the 1980s movie Aasha, where he appeared in a dance sequence as an extra. Roshan went on to play minor roles in Aap Ke Deewane (1980) and Bhagwan Dada (1986) both of which starred his father Rakesh Roshan in the leading role.
In 2000, Roshan made his film debut as the leading man in the film Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai opposite another debutante actress Amisha Patel. The film, which was directed by his father and saw him playing a double role, proved to be very successful at the box office and was declared a blockbuster,it also became the highest grossing film of 2000 and winner of the Filmfare Best Movie Award.
Roshan's performance was well-received, and the film made him an overnight star.He eventually received both the Filmfare Best Male Debut Award and the Filmfare Best Actor Award for the role. The film entered the Limca Book of Records in 2003 for the most number of awards won by a Bollywood film – 102 awards.