Birthday of veteran actor and filmmaker Rakesh Roshan
By Smriti Tripathi
On September 6, 2020, Rakesh Roshan turned 71. Hritik Roshan revisited the time and recounted his father filmmaker's journey of struggle to success. He said that his father had faced very hard times in Bollywood and struggled to pay the rent of his house. They even had to sleep on the floor sometimes.
According to him, Rakesh Roshan's career and his life was never a bed of roses. The veteran actor found limited success and his family had to face difficult times. Later, he even battled throat cancer in his life but emerged victorious in both these battles and proved himself to be a true fighter.
In an interview with PTI and DNA, Rakesh Roshan also opened up about the tough times as an actor. He did not get much success and then he started producing and directing films. He also spoke about how he did not pay enough time and attention to his family in the early years. But he made sure that he spent his holidays with them.
Rakesh is proud of all that his son, Hritik Roshan, has done. He achieved the things that he could not do in his life. He also had his ups and downs in his life but learned from them. The father-son duo has worked together in many films such as Krish, Krish 3, Koi Mil Gaya, Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai.