Hrithik Roshan, the Bollywood star is a national heartthrob. The greek god is the heartbeat of kids, teenagers and adult alike. No wonder, the versatile Bollywood actor is not only known for his acting but other things including dancing, commitment towards health and fitness, as well as for being a wonderful father to his two sons – Hreehan and Hridaan.
Here we share some interesting facts about the hot actor which you would love to know about:
With his first pay Rs 100 that he received from grandfather J Om Prakash for shaking a leg next to Jeetendra in the 1980 melodrama Aasha, Hrithik Roshan purchased 10 Hot Wheels cars, which were a huge rage among little boys back then.
His official surname is Nagrath not Roshan.
Hrithik has a speech disorder known as stammering. Hrithik used to stammer since he was a kid, as a result of which he became a shy and introvert child. In order to combat the problem, he joined speech therapy classes.
Hrithik did all kinds of work like serving tea to the actors and sweeping the floors, while assisting his father on the movies set.
Even though he advocates a healthy lifestyle, Hrithik Roshan found it hard to give up his smoking habit. But after reading Allen Carr’s Easyway to Stop Smoking, he didn’t touch a single cigarette.
After Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Shah Rukh Khan and Salman Khan, he’s the fifth Bollywood star to get his own wax statue installed at Madame Tussauds’ famed museum.
His nickname is Duggu which rhymes with his father’s name and its is Kept by his grandmother.
Hrithik has a thing for both cats and dogs. His pets included — Puggy, a pug and cats, Pearl and Tiger and most recently a beagle named Paris for his boys — Hrehaan and Hridaan. Sadly, Puggy and Pearl are no more.
His dance idols are Shammi Kapoor and Michael Jackson.
He doesn’t like being clicked while he is eating.
His first watch was gifted to him by his then girlfriend Sussane Khan from her pocket money.
HRx is his own clothing brand.