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Actor, director, producer and screenwriter of Hindi cinema, Rakesh Roshan needs no introduction. Son of noted music director, Roshanlal Nagrath, Rakesh had begun his career as an assistant director. After making his debut with Ghar Ghar Ki Kahani, Rakesh had gotten roles in women-oriented films. In the formative years, when Rakesh was trying hard to be a good actor and filmmaker, it was his wife, Pinkie Roshan, who had stood by him and proved herself to be his true companion, while supporting him in life’s trials.
Rakesh Roshan and Pinkie Roshan’s love story is no less than a Bollywood film. Pinkie, daughter of director, J. Om Prakash, used to visit Rakesh’s home with her dad for official meetings. The frequent visits had become a starting point of their friendship, love and marriage. Rakesh was working as an assistant director when his father had breathed his last. During the same time, Pinkie’s family was looking for a prospective match for her and it was Pinkie’s father, who had decided that Rakesh was the one for her. In 1971, Rakesh and Pinkie had begun their happily ever after and today, the couple is celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary.
On April 22, 2021, Rakesh Roshan and Pinkie Roshan completed 50 years of marital bliss and to wish her soulmate, Rakesh, Pinkie shared an unseen video of their wedding memories. A few moments back, Pinkie took to her IG handle and shared a video with glimpses of her mehendi and wedding. The video also featured memories of the initial years of their marriage and some lovely moments spent with their adorable children, Sunaina Roshan and Hrithik Roshan. Along with the video, Pinkie wrote, “Celebrating 50 years. I am not perfect… Neither are you. Yet we created a beautiful imperfect world of our own. Here's to 50 years of learning, growing, understanding, adapting & loving unconditionally. Thank you for the happiest 50 years of my life. To many more. @rakesh_roshan9.”
The Roshan clan might be planning to celebrate Rakesh and Pinkie’s 50th anniversary. A glimpse of which was seen on celebrity mehendi artist, Veena Nagda’s IG handle as she shared pictures of Pinkie Roshan’s mehendi clad hands. In the pictures, Pinkie was seen flaunting her henna-clad hands while posing with Veena. Along with the pictures, Veena wrote, “It feels lovely to be a part of Roshan family's mehendi function since 19 years. They are beautiful souls and have been a major part of my success in this career! Much love to them. May God bless you. Happy Anniversary Pinky and Rakesh Roshan Ji.”
On the other hand, Rakesh Roshan and Pinkie Roshan’s daughter, Sunaina Roshan wished her parents on their 50th anniversary. With some unseen pictures of the lovely couple, Sunaina wrote, “Papa mama happy 50th anniversary... wish you more love together… and lots of happiness and good health.....you both made it happen by sticking by each other through thick n thin .....what an achievement.” On Sunaina’s post, her ex-sister-in-law, Sussanne Khan wrote, “Happiest happy 50th anniversary mama and papa” followed by an array of hearts.
On April 21, 2021, Pinkie had shared an adorable pool picture with Rakesh and had written, “My partner for life, be proud to call me your wife.” It was Rakesh’s flirtatious comment on Pinkie’s post that was unmissable as he had written, “My wifey darling, don’t forget that you’re with Mr. Charming!” Lauding the cute social media banter of his parents, Hrithik had commented, “Hahaha” followed by clapping emoticons, while Hrithik’s ex-wife, Sussanne had written, “Tooo cute… best pic.”
Happiest golden jubilee, Rakesh Roshan and Pinkie Roshan!