Atul Agnihotri is a well-known Indian film actor, director, and producer. Initially, he began his film career as an actor, went on to direct two films, and at last found success as a film producer. Atul has been a part of many successful Bollywood movies including Veergati, Krantiveer, Yeh Aashiqui Meri, Hote Hote Pyaar Ho Gaya, and Jaani Dushman: Ek Anokhi Kahani.
Atul Agnihotri was born in a Punjabi family on 08 July 1970 in Delhi, India. His father’s name is Rohit Agnihotri, an actor who left acting after a brief stint and later tried his hand at business. He lost his father at a very young age and the responsibility of supporting his family came upon him. Atul’s cousin Rati Agnihotri, a actress who lived with them in Mumbai for 2 years and made her entry into films during that time; essentially, this inspired Atul to join films likewise. Atul Agnihotri is married to Alvira Khan, who is the daughter of scriptwriter Salim Khan and sister of actors Salman Khan, Arbaaz Khan, and Sohail Khan. The couple is blessed with 2 children – a son Ayaan and a daughter Alizeh.
Atul Agnihotri Wiki/Bio
Atul Agnihotri started his career with the film Pasand Apni Apni (1983) as a child artist in which Rati Agnihotri(his cousin) was the heroine.
Inspired by her success, and by the memory of his father’s dreams and a brief stint as an actor, Agnihotri made the necessary efforts and finally entered the film industry in an acting role. He made his debut with Mahesh Bhatt’s Sir (1993), which emerged as a commercial and critical success.
Atul Agnihotri Net Worth
According to Woodgram, Atul Agnihotri’s estimated Net Worth, Salary, Income, Cars, Lifestyles & many more details has been updated below. Let’s check, How Rich is Atul Agnihotri in 2019-2020?
|Estimated Net Worth in 2019 (Approx)||$1 Million - $5 Million|
|Estimated Net Worth in 2018(Approx)||Under Review|
|Annual Salary||Under Review|
|Income Source||Actor, Producer, Director|
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Atul Agnihotri went on to act in several other films throughout the 1990s and early 2000s with his very notable hits being Krantiveer (1994), Naaraz (1994), Aatish (1994), Chachi 420 (1997), Yeshwant (1997), and Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam (2002). However, his success as an actor slowly petered out, mainly because he accepted several roles for reasons of money (he had supported his family single-handedly) rather than with proper thought towards strategy.
After failing to become a lead actor and being restricted to supporting and second lead roles, he made his directorial debut with the 2004 film Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa which has his brother-in-law Salman Khan, Bhoomika Chawla, and Preity Zinta as a star cast.
In 2007 he started work on his second directorial film Hello which starred his brother-in-law Sohail Khan, Isha Koppikar, and Sharman Joshi and was released on 10 October 2008.
In 2011, he produced Bodyguard which starred his brother-in-law Salman Khan and Kareena Kapoor. The film proved to be a phenomenal success and made it to the list of all-time Bollywood blockbusters. In 2014, he produced O Teri, starring Pulkit Samrat and Sarah Jane Dias, and directed by debutant Umesh Bhisht.
|1983||Pasand Apni Apni|
Aasoo Bane Angaarey
|1996||Bambai Ka Babu|
|1998||Yeh Aashiqui Meri|
|1999||Hote Hote Pyaar Ho Gaya|
|2000||Piyo Gayo Pardesh|
|2002||Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam|
Jaani Dushman: Ek Anokhi Kahani
|2004||Dil Ne Jise Apna Kahaa|
|2009||Sanam Teri Kasam|
Vaada Raha... I Promise
|2019||Champak Lal ki Shaadi babulal ke sath |
Facts About Atul Agnihotri
- Does Atul Agnihotri drink alcohol?: No
- Does Atul Agnihotri smoke?: Not Known
- Atul Agnihotri lost his father at a very young age who was also an actor for a short while but had later shifted to his business. After his father’s demise, the whole responsibility for managing the family had fallen on him.
- He was inspired to join acting by his first cousin actress Rati Agnihotri who had lived with them in Mumbai for two years and later joined films. Agnihotri had entered into the world of cinema as an actor, however, eventually had moved to the work as a Director and a Producer for Bollywood movies because of being offered the second lead and supporting roles.
- He has acted in multiple Bollywood movies such as Naaraz (1994), Chachi 420 (1997), Krantiveer(1994), Yeshwant (1997), and Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam (2002), etc.
- His second film as a producer, Bodyguard (2011), starring his brother-in-law Salman Khan with Kareena Kapoor was a blockbuster and had managed to earn almost four times its initial budget.
Who is Atul Agnihotri’s wife?
Salim Khan’s daughter Alvira Khan is the wife of Atul Agnihotri.
Is Atul Agnihotri related to Rati Agnihotri?
Agnihotri’s first cousin is actress Rati Agnihotri, who lived with them in Mumbai for two years and made her entry into films during that time; essentially, this inspired Atul to join films likewise. Agnihotri is married to producer/designer Alvira Khan Agnihotri.
How old is Atul Agnihotri?
50 years old (24 June 1970).
Who is the father of Atul Agnihotri?
His father’s name is Rohit Agnihotri, an actor who left acting after a brief stint and later tried his hand at business.