What it requires to be a successful actor and to be a star in Bollywood?
We never do any research, identify the winning factors, learn and practice. Sadly, we continue to remain in our comfort zone of “ dreams” and hope that some magic will happen and we will be discovered!
After my long tenure as an acting coach and as an actor, the one man who could be the best learning example for aspiring actors is Hrithil Roshan. Undoubtedly, he is the Best Actor of Bollywood to learn and follow
Why have I arrived at this conclusion?
Here are 9 things that make him the star that he is!
Actors may come and go, even superstars may fade out over a period of time. But, Hrithik Roshan? No way!
He is undoubtedly one of the most noteworthy and consistent actors,. Bollywood has seen in the last few decades.
Everybody loves and adores him. It’s a wonder to see how respect Hrithik has earned from not just his fans, but from the whole film fraternity.
1. Awesome Acting Skills
Right from his first film, the man showed promise of an emerging star. There can be no denying that Hrithik’s performance in every film is applause worthy. He has only improved and maintained excellence from where he started, unlike most other stars who have been inconsistent with their performances.
Learnt to dream, imagine to build his “Characters’ and then practice and practice for months!
Apart from his stellar performances in
Lesson 1: Learn professional acting craft
2. Determination and Perseverance
|Determination and Perseverance|
Not many know, Hrithik Roshan stammered as a kid.
“Unfortunately, it’s one of those handicaps that is made fun of. Especially kids, you can’t blame them, but they end up being mean because it looks funny. So the
Lesson 2: Develop determination and perseverance. Don’t give up!
3. Hard work
No doubt to be born to Producer Rakesh Roshan helped him, but he really worked hard to maintain it and to be where he is today. It only takes sincerity and hard work to take luck any further. Be it experimenting with his looks or undergoing rigorous training, the man believes in doing whatever it takes to justify a role.
Lesson 3: Work hard, at least 12 hours a day-breath, eat, live only acting
The moment he stepped into the industry, he literally set hearts on fire with his Greek God looks. It was his personal sense of style responsible for creating a rage among his viewers and fans, something he has acquired over time. To be known as a star, you’ve got to look like one and be it in his films or red carpet appearances, Hrithik always looks a class apart.
Lesson 4: Dress well and decent and take care of your looks.
Groundbreaker and Trendsetter
It’s our habit to condemn Bollywood while comparing with Hollywood.
Lesson 5: Go on experimenting with everything related to your objective.
6. Incredible Fighting Spirit
While shooting some of the most death-defying stunts ever performed in Bollywood for his film ‘Bang Bang’, Hrithik injured himself so badly, he had to undergo surgery to get a blood clot removed from his brain. There were speculations whether he would ever be able to perform stunts again. But the man fought with incredible determination against all odds and emerged even stronger.
Lesson 6: Be adventurous and take risks. Learn Martial Arts.
The news of his split with his wife Suzanne Roshan broke the media. Hrithik Roshan went through what was probably the hardest time in his life when the media, as usual, blew everything out of proportion, be it the 400-
Lesson 7: Be calm and cool even in extreme adverse conditions.
8. Commitment to Fitness
|Commitment to Fitness|
Hrithik Roshan has been consistently inspiring millions of Indians to have a good and physique and be a fitter every day. He is not just a heartthrob amongst the ladies, but also a fitness idol to most men. One workout picture of Hrithik Roshan is all it takes to make him trend all over social media.
Lesson 8: Build a “HOT” body with an excellent physique. Join a gym
9. A True Gentleman and Networker