Published on 27 Jun 2013 | over 3 years ago
Rahul Roy was born on 9th February 1968. He became famous from the debut hit film Aashiqui (1990), a Mahesh Bhatt production as the lead actor with newcomer Anu Agarwal. Aashiqui turned Roy into an icon for the youth. He also was popular due his looks and hairstyle which led to the newcoming of 'Rahul Roy haircut' in the early 1990s.
His best film performance was considered to be Junoon, in which he turned into a tiger at night. He was nominated for the Best Actor at the 1992 Filmfare Awards. He also appeared on the television program Bigg Boss, the Indian version of Celebrity Big Brother in 2006. He won the game show by public votes.