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|Atul Agnihotri is an Indian actor, producer and director. He began his career as an actor in Bollywood, directed two films and was successful as a film producer. He is best known for his first film Sir (1993), which was the most notable film of his career in starring him as the lead protagonist. His other notable films were Aatish: Feel the Fire (1994) and Krantiveer (1994).
Agnihotri was born into a family, the son of Rohit Agnihotri, a former actor who left the movies after a brief stint and then tried his luck at business.Agnihotri lost his father at a very young age and the responsibility to support his family came upon him.Agnihotri's cousin is actress Rati Agnihotri, who lived with them in Mumbai for two years and made her debut in films during this period; essentially, this inspired Atul to join movies of the same.Agnihotri is married to producer / designer Alvira Khan Agnihotri. She is the daughter of screenwriter Salim Khan and the sister of actors Salman Khan, Arbaaz Khan and Sohail Khan.They have two children - a son Ayaan and a daughter Alizeh.
Profile ( Personal Info)
|Real Name||:||Atul Agnihotri|
|Age||:||48 years in (2018)|
|Profession||:||Actor, Director & Producer|
|Date of Birth||:||8 July 1970|
|Born In||:||Delhi, India|
|Height in Feet Inches||:||5’ 7”|
Wife / Spouse / Partner Photos Details
|Wife||:||Alvira Khan Agnihotri (m. 1996)|
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|Favorite Actress||:||Madhuri Dixit|
|Favorite Actor||:||Salman Khan|
Qualification ( Education, School and College )
|Educational and Qualification||:||Unknown|
|Agnihotri's career dates back to 1983 when he made a brief appearance as a child artist in Pasand Apni Apni (1983) in which his cousin Rati Agnihotri was the heroine. Inspired by his success, and by the memory of his father's short stint as an actor, he made his acting debut with Sir (1994) by Mahesh Bhatt, who emerged as a commercial and critical success.He has appeared in several other films in the 1990s and early 2000s with Krantiveer (1994), Naaraz (1994), Aatish (1994), Chachi 420 (1997), Yeshwant (1997) and Hum Tumhare. Hain Sanam (2002).
In many of these films, he was either the second or one of many heroes. His acting career has slowly died out.After being limited to supporting and supporting roles, Agnihotri gave up acting and turned to filmmaking. He made his debut as a director with the movie Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa in 2004, starring his brother-in-law Salman Khan as well as Bhoomika Chawla and Preity Zinta in lead roles. The film, released September 10, 2004, went bad at the box office and was declared flop.
Agnihotri persisted with the direction, and began working in 2007 on the film Hello. He was both producer and director of this film, starring his other brother-in-law, Sohail Khan, with Isha Koppikar and Sharman Joshi. The movie was released on October 10, 2008 at a poor box office reception and turned out to be a flop.After this second failure, Agnihotri abandoned the direction of the film and was confined to film production.
Agnihotri's second directorial feature, Hello (2007), was the first film produced by him. His second film as a producer was Bodyguard, starring his brother-in-law Salman Khan with Kareena Kapoor. The film was directed by Siddique, who is also active in Malayalam cinema and who directed the original Malyalam version of the same film. Released on August 31, 2011, the film proved to be a phenomenal and magnificent success; With a budget of about 10 million, it has almost quadrupled (in rupees, about 250 million rupees). It turned out to be one of the most profitable movies of 2011 and made the list of Bollywood blockbusters of all time. The film has also won several awards and distinctions; See the list of awards received by Bodyguard.
In 2014, Agnihotri produced her next film, O Teri starring newcomers Pulkit Samrat, Bilal Amrohi and Sarah Jane Dias. The film was directed by the beginning director Umesh Bisht; thus, he opened the door to a large number of newcomers.Released on March 28, 2014, the film did not do well at the box office and turned out to be a flop.
Leats Read: Salman Khan, Bollywood Badsha, Pooja Hegde, Rakul Preeti, Vijay Devarakonda
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