Rakesh Roshan Lal Nagrath is a famous figure in the Bollywood industry. He is a screenwriter, producer, director, editor, music direction, and former actor in Bollywood films.
Rakesh Roshan Net Worth 2020
In his net worth, a major count gets added from his outstanding career in the field of acting and directing career in the Bollywood cinema. As per the Forbes and Wikipedia records of 2020, he is estimated to hold a net worth of $40 million.
Rakesh Roshan Biography
|Full Name||Rakesh Roshan|
|Birth Date||6th September 1949|
|Place of Birth||Mumbai, India|
|Current Residence||Mumbai, India|
|Age (as of 2020)||70 Years|
|Height||1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)|
|Eye Color||Hazel Green|
|Occupation||Film Director, Producer|
|Father||Roshan Lal Nagrath|
As an actor, Rakesh Roshan started his acting career with his debut in the film “Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani” in 1970.
From 1970 to 1989s, he got cast in 84 Bollywood films. By his acting profession, he was famous as a supporting actor performing in big-famed films with stars Rajesh Khanna and Sanjeev Kumar as leading actors.
Afterward, he attained fame for his skills in directing Hindi films titled “K” as the first letter from 1987. Among his notable film works, there include a range of revenge, drama, comedy, romance, science fiction, and other themes.
In 2010, he came with his Bollywood/Hollywood crossover film, Kites. The film Kites was again released by Brett Rates, an American direction, as a rework with the title “Kites; The Remix.”
List of Successful Films
Some of his famous film works include Kishen Kanhaiya, Karan Arjun, Koi… Mil Gaya, Khoon Bhari Maang, Khudgarz, Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai, and Krrish series. He got honored with the ‘Filmfare Awards as the Best Director’ for Koi… Mil Gaya and Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai.
Awards and Honors
During the year 2006, Roshan got a prestigious honor in Panaji during the IFFI (International Film Festival India) for his outstanding and devoted contribution to the field of “Mainstream Cinema”.
Later, in the same year, he received the honor during the GIFA (Global Indian Film Awards) on his stunning contribution to the Bollywood industry for over 35 years.
During the year 2000, Roshan faced a storming attack of his life. It was 21 January 2000, when two gang members of Budesh gunshot Roshan when he was around his office place in the Santacruz West’s Tilak Road.
The attackers release two bullets, one bullet abraded his chest and the other hit his left arm. Later on, the attackers were caught and identified as Sachin Kamble and Sunil Vithal Gaikwad. Both the attackers didn’t come intending to end up Roshan’s life but to create a threat in his mind that his clients won’t be safeguarded by Shiv Sena anymore.
Roshan Lal Nagrath (his father) got blesses with him on 6 September 1949 in Gujranwala, Punjab.
During January 2019, Roshan got diagnosed with being in the initial stage of throat squamous cell carcinoma.
Marriage Life and Kids
Rakesh Roshan tied his knots with his closest friend, Pinky from 1969 to 1970. Both had a strong friendship from the early marriage which blossomed into unconditional love. Later on, both got blessed with two kids, one daughter in 1972, Sunaina Roshan and son in 1974, Hrithik Roshan.