New Delhi: Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan, who turned 48 on Monday, along with his enviable appears to be like, performing prowess and flawless dancing abilities, has been the quintessential heartthrob of the nation for nearly 22 years now.
Son of filmmaker Rakesh Roshan, he made temporary appearances as a baby actor in a number of movies throughout the Eighties and later even labored as an assistant director on a few of his father’s movies. Later, he made his debut as a number one actor with the landmark field workplace success that was ‘Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai’ within the 12 months 2000 and have become an in a single day sensation with this film.
At this time, Hrithik is among the many highest-paid actors in India and has received a number of awards, together with six Filmfares, 4 for Greatest Actor and one every for Greatest Debut and Greatest Actor (Critics). Although his Bollywood journey has had a number of highs and lows throughout the course of his profession, one factor that’s plain is the varied roles that his filmography boasts of.
Be it Hrithik’s portrayal of the developmentally disabled Rohit Mehra in ‘Koi… Mil Gaya’ or the Mughal Emperor Akbar in ‘Jodha Akbar,’ the actor has by no means shied away from experimenting along with his roles.
On the event of his forty eighth birthday let’s take a look again at a number of the roles that outline him as an actor.
- Koi… Mil Gaya (2003)
This Rakesh Roshan directorial in a method revived Hrithik’s profession after field workplace duds like ‘Primary Prem Ki Diwani Hoon’ and ‘Aap Mujhe Achche Lagne Lage’. The movie revolved round what occurs when the protagonist, a simpleton whose mind features as that of an 11-year-old, is available in contact with an extra-terrestrial being nicknamed ‘Jaadoo’. Although it was a particularly troublesome function to tug off, Hrithik’s portrayal of the harmless Rohit impressed everybody and served as sturdy proof of his performing capabilities.
- Lakshya (2004)
This struggle drama confirmed Hrithik’s transformation from a younger man who had no route in life to changing into a disciplined and fearless military officer, Lieutenant (later performing Captain) Karan Shergill. It’s a coming-of-age story set in opposition to a fictionalized backdrop of the 1999 Kargil Warfare and has been thought to be a cult movie. Within the movie, Hrithik additionally showcased his phenomenal dancing abilities as soon as once more within the film with the tune ‘Primary Aisa Kyun Hoon’, choreographed by none aside from Prabhudeva.
- Krrish (2006)
The phenomenally optimistic response to ‘Koi… Mil Gaya’ paved the way in which for this superhero saga, which helped Hrithik emerge as the selection of the youthful technology throughout a time when the time period ‘superhero’ was largely a Hollywood factor. The movie handled the conflict between Rohit’s son and the scheming Dr Siddhant Arya, performed by Naseeruddin Shah. It garnered consideration due to its top-notch manufacturing values and motion scenes. The blockbuster was adopted by ‘Krrish 3’, and the franchise’s fourth installment is more likely to go on the flooring within the close to future.
- Jodhaa Akbar (2008)
Set within the sixteenth century, the movie revolves across the romance between the Mughal Emperor Akbar and the Rajput Princess Jodhaa Bai who turns into his spouse, performed by Aishwarya Rai. Hrithik delivered one of many best performances of his profession on this magnum opus of Ashutosh Gowariker. The actor hit the precise notes along with his restrained dialogue supply and impeccable physique language. His chemistry with Aishwarya Rai was additionally a spotlight of the interval drama.
- Agneepath (2012)
Getting into Amitabh Bachchan’s massive footwear might greatest be described as an act of maximum bravery. Nonetheless, proving as soon as once more that he’s no slouch within the depth division himself, the actor aced his function within the remake of the enduring movie.
Hrithik’s scenes with Sanjay Dutt, who performed the nefarious Kancha Cheena, have been as electrifying as might be and catered to the plenty. The solid included Priyanka Chopra, Katrina Kaif and the late Rishi Kapoor.
It wouldn’t be improper to say that this greek god of tinsel city is an ideal package deal on the subject of movies, and with tasks like ‘Vikram Vedha’ and ‘Fighter’ underneath his belt, his success as a performer is certain to achieve new peaks within the close to future.