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Rakesh Roshan Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Caste, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 6, 2019

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Short Biography

Rakesh Roshan nicknamed after his real name Rakesh Roshan Lal Nagrath was born on 6th September 1949 in Mumbai, Maharashtra in India. He is a Veteran Indian Actor, Producer and Director.

Other Name: Rakesh Roshan Lal Nagrath
Other Professions: Film Director Film Actor Screenwriter Editor Voice Artist
Appearance: Bollywood

Rakesh Roshan Complete Bio & Career

The multi-talented Rakesh has acted in over 84 movies throughout his career and now focuses only on Producing and Directing movies. He stepped into the world of acting in 1970 with the film “Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani”.
In a very short span, Rakesh Roshan, set up his own production company named Filmkraft, in 1980 and its first production was “Aap Ke Deewane” in 1980. Roshan made his directorial debut in 1987 with movie “Khudgarz”. He gave many super hit movies in his Direction career such as “Khoon Bhari Maang”, “Kishen Kanhaiya” and “Karan Arjun” in 1980-1990’s.
In the year 2000 the talented Director, successfully launched his son Hrithik Roshan’s acting career with under his production “Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai”. This movie entered the Limca Book of Records for being the most awarded movie of Bollywood.
He and his sons’ pairing has given cult hit films like “Koi… Mil Gaya” and its sequel “Krrish”. These films won them many accolades and awards. He won a National Award in 2004 for “Koi… Mil Gaya” and has won four Filmfare awards as well. After the success of Koi… Mil Gaya, he produced the sequels of this film's titled Krrish and Krrish2. The last movie that he produced was Kaabil in the year 2017. Currently, he is working on the script of Krrish4.

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Rakesh Roshan Family, Relatives and Other Relations

He was born to Roshan and Ira Roshan. He has a brother named Rajesh Roshan. He is married to Pinky Roshan and together the couple has a daughter named Sunaina Roshan and a son named Hrithik Roshan.

Life's Important Dates Of Rakesh Roshan

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Skin Colour Fair
Eye Colour Hazel Green
Hair Colour Bald

Personal Info

Home Town Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Religion Hindu
Address 8, 9, 10 floor of El Palazzo, 12th Road, JVPD Scheme, Mumbai
School Sainik School, Satara
College Nowrosjee Wadia College, Pune
Qualification Graduate
Hobbies Cooking, Travelling, Listening Music
Marital Status Married
Debut Film Debut: Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani (1970)
Directorial Debut: Khudgarz (1987)
Production Debut: Aap Ke Deewane (1980)
Best Movies Khoobsurat (1980), Kaamchor (1982), Karan Arjun (1995), Koi... Mil Gaya (2003), and Kaabil (2017) among others
Salary N/A
Net Worth $20 Million
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color Black, Red
Favorite Actor Hrithik Roshan
Favorite Film Director Raj Kapoor , Ramesh Sippy
Favorite Movie Lagaan, and 3 Idiots
Favorite Place London and Singapore
Favorite Food Non Veg Dishes

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Rakesh Roshan

  • He has been diagnosed with early-stage squamous cell carcinoma of the throat in 2019.
  • As a director and producer his every film's name have starting with alphabet 'K'.
  • His film Koi Mil Gaya won the National Award.
  • He was shot at by two Budesh gang members near his office on Tilak Road at Santacruz West in early 2000 after he denied to give earnings of his film to Budesh.

Rakesh Roshan Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

74 years, 5months, 25 days old age Rakesh Roshan will turn 75 on 06 September, 2024. Only 6 months, 3 days, 16 hours,11 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Rakesh Roshan has celebrated the total number of 75 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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