With his first pay Rs 100 that he received from grandfather J Om Prakash for shaking a leg next to Jeetendra in the 1980 melodrama Aasha, Hrithik Roshan purchased 10 Hot Wheels cars, which were a huge rage among little boys back then.
He made his debut as a male lead in 2000 in Kaho Naa… Pyar Hai, directed by his father and yesteryear actor Rakesh Roshan. However, not a lot of fans know that KNPH is not the first time that this heartthrob appeared on the big screen. In fact, Hrithik has appeared in 4-5 movies from the ‘80s as a child artist. His most notable one as a child artist was in the Rakesh Roshan, Rishi Kapoor and Tina Munim starring Aap Ke Deewane (1980).
However, it was Jitendra, Reena Roy film Aasha, in which Hrithik Roshan first appeared as a child actor. And can you guess how much he got paid for his special appearance at the time? He got Rs 100. Surprisingly, his first salary was Rs 25 more than Salman Khan’s first salary.