Profession: Actor, Filmmaker
Brother of Rakesh Roshan
Rajesh Roshan (Music Director)
Father of Rakesh Roshan
Roshan Lal Nagrath (Music Director)
Mother of Rakesh Roshan
Ira Roshan (Music Director)
Wife/Spouse of Rakesh Roshan
Pinky Roshan (m.1971 - present)
Affairs/Girlfriends of Rakesh Roshan
Favourite Actor of Rakesh Roshan
Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan
Favourite Actress of Rakesh Roshan
Favourite Directors of Rakesh Roshan
Raj Kapoor, Ramesh Sippy, K Vishwanath
Favourite Film of Rakesh Roshan
Bollywood: Queen, Lagaan, 3 Idiots, Koi Mil Gaya
Controversies of Rakesh Roshan
In 2000, 2 unidentified assailants fired 2 bullets at him, one in the arm and other in his chest, near his office on Tilak Road at Santacruz West in Mumbai on a Friday evening. Luckily, Rakesh recovered quickly, got into his car and drove to the Santacruz police station, after which he was taken to the Nanavati Hospital, where Dr. Sharad Pandey, father of actor Chunky Pandey, successfully operated him.
Bript Farmayish was stolen by the duo and later re-titled it with the name 'Kaabil.'
Information about Rakesh Roshan
His best friends in Bollywood are Jeetendra and Rishi Kapoor.
Though he wanted to be an actor and even got decent acting opportunities, his acting career didn't take off.
He was born in a stable next to the garage in Versova, where he parents used to stay.
His debut directorial film Khudgarz (1987), was a big hit.
On 8 January 2019, Hrithik Roshan reached social media to share the news about his father, Rakesh Roshan, being diagnosed with an early stage of 'throat cancer.'
Rakesh was born to a Punjabi father from Bareilly (in Uttar Pradesh) and a Bengali mother from Delhi.
His parents came to Mumbai in search of work and stayed in a garage.
In 1980, he set up a production company called FilmKraft, under which his first production, Aap Ke Deewane (1980), was a box office flop, but his next film under it, Kaamchor (1982), was a hit.
His film title always begins with 'K', as he considers it as lucky for him.
His son Hrithik wasn't the first choice for his film Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai (2000), instead, he wanted to sign Shah Rukh Khan for the film.
He started his career by assisting film director Harnam Singh Rawail in Sunghursh (1968) starring Dilip Kumar, Vyjayanthimala and Sanjeev Kumar.
Does Rakesh Roshan drink alcohol?: Not Known
Initially, he used to earn around 200 (INR) per month.
He lost his father at the age of 16, after which he dropped out his filmmaking course in Pune, went back to Mumbai to stay with his family, and later started working as an assistant director.
Does Rakesh Roshan smoke?: Not Known