Hrithik Roshan, who was born in Mumbai on January 10 (1974), hails from an out and out filmi family. His father is film director Rakesh Roshan, while his mother, Pinky, is the daughter of producer and director J Om Prakash. Hrithik has an elder sister, Sunaina. His uncle Rajesh Roshan is a famous music director. The actor did his schooling from Bombay Scottish School and earned a bachelor's degree in Commerce from Sydenham College.
His childhood was not exactly a bed of roses and Hrithik once revealed in an interview that he suffered from health problems and a speech disorder that led to stammering in his younger days.