New Delhi. Atul Agnihotri in BollywoodAtul Agnihotri) made his debut in 1993 with famous director Mahesh Bhatt’s film ‘Sir’. After this he was given films like ‘Yashwant’, ‘Krantiveer’, ‘Aasoon Bhare Angare’, ‘Aatish’, ‘Jeevan War’, ‘Hote Hote Pyaar Ho Gaya’, ‘Sanam Teri Kasam’, ‘Bambai Ka Babu’, ‘Chachi’. Seen in films like ‘420’, ‘Jaani Dushman’ and ‘Kohram’, ‘Naaraz’, ‘Hum Tumhare Hai Sanam’. Born on 24 June 1970 in Delhi, Atul Agnihotri was quite famous as a chocolatier in the 90s. Within three years of his debut, all his films were superhit. But you will be surprised to know that at the peak of his career and at the age of just 25, Atul Apna Dil Salim Khan (salim khan)’s daughter and Salman Khan (Salman Khan)’s sister Alvira Khan. He was afraid that Salman-Salim would reject his love but nothing like this happened.
Atul belongs to the film family
Atul’s father Rohit Agnihotri has also tried his hand in the film industry. Later he turned towards business. After his death, the responsibility of the family fell on Atul’s shoulders. Meanwhile, he lived with his cousin actress Rati Agnihotri in Mumbai for two years. Atul’s cousin Rati Agnihotri has been a big name in Bollywood and South films. Rati became a superstar at the age of just 16. At one time in the 1980s, she was madly in love with Sanjay Dutt. However, Rati’s father did not allow her marriage with Sanju.
Atul’s first film ‘Sir’ came in the year 1993.
Fell in love with Salman’s sister on the sets of his film
In the year 1992, Salman Khan’s film ‘Jagruti’ was released. His opposite Karishma Kapoor was in this film. Salman’s sister Alvira was working as an assistant director in this film. Atul already knew Alvira and was also her friend. But friendship turned into love on the sets of the film. Atul was afraid that Salman Khan and Salim Khan would agree to the relationship. He was also scared of Salman. However, when Salman came to know about their relationship, he immediately gave his consent.
Atul Agnihotri (file photo)
After this Alvira took Atul to her house to meet her father Salim Khan. At that time Salim Khan was reading the newspaper. Alvira said to the famous writer Salim Khan, “Papa, this is the boy I like.” After this Salim Khan looked at Atul and said that I also like it. Atul and Alvira got married in the year 1995 with the consent of the family.
Atul could not be much successful as an actor
Atul Agnihotri made a bang in Bollywood in films like ‘Sir’, ‘Aatish’ and ‘Krantiveer’. However, his stardom could not last for long. After working in only 20-22 films in his career, he retired from acting and entered the world of direction. He made films like ‘Dil Ne Jise Apna Kaha’ with Salman Khan and ‘Hello’ with Arbaaz Khan. Apart from this, he has produced films like ‘Bodyguard’, ‘O Teri’, ‘Bharat’ and ‘Radhe’.
Atul Agnihotri Khan with family
are the owners of property worth crores
Now as a producer, Atul does not like to be in the limelight much like his wife Alvira. Alvira designs her costumes in Salman’s films. According to media reports, Atul Agnihotri is the owner of property worth about Rs 60 crore.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : March 15, 2023, 21:04 IST