The movie ‘Aashiqui’ released on August 17, 1990 broke all records as soon as it was released. Rahul Roy and Anu Agarwal were the two new faces of this film. The film also generated panic at the Filmfare Awards. Best Music, Best Lyricist, Best Male Reproduction Singer, Best Female Reproduction Singer, that is, the film ‘Aashiqui’ won the four categories related to film music.
Know where the star cast of Aashiqui is now
After Aashiqui became a hit, Rahul received offers for 50 films. He used to work all three shifts, but later became anonymous. The same happened with the heroine of the film, Anu Agarwal. Today Aashiqui celebrates 31 years of its launch. On this special occasion, let us know where and what the star cast of this film is up to now.
Rahul Roy – Rahul
The recognition that actor Rahul Roy obtained from the movie ‘Aashiqui’, also received many names such as’ Romantic Hero ‘, Lover Boy’. Rahul Roy’s first film, ‘Aashiqui’, turned out to be a success, but then it disappeared from the cinema. Rahul’s first film, ‘Aashiqui’, was a huge success, but 25 of his subsequent films failed badly on screen. Last month, Rahul suffered a stroke while filming his next movie in Kargil. After which he was admitted to Nanavati Hospital in Mumbai for a long time. Currently, Rahul is healthy and has returned home after being discharged.
Anu Agarwal – Anu
Anu had pulled off a new streak of success from his first Bollywood movie, but Anu couldn’t savor this success for a long time. After Aashiqui, Anu appeared in films such as King Uncle and Khalnayika, but both films were not very successful. Something happened in 1999 that changed Anu Agarwal’s life. Actually, due to a terrible accident, Anu went into a coma, when Anu came out of the coma after about a month, she had forgotten about herself. It took Anu many years to recover from this accident, which halted his film career. Now Anu is very active on social media.
Deepak Tijori used to be a familiar face in the 90s. In most movies, he played the character of the hero’s friend. He had a positive character in Aashiqui. In addition to Aashiqui, Deepak Tijaro has played memorable characters in many films, such as Kabhi Ya Kabhi Na and Jo Jeeta Wohi Sikandar. Deepak no longer appears on the silver screen.
Tom Alter – Hostel Owner
Tom Alter worked on more than 300 movies and television series. In Aashiqui, he played the role of the owner of the girls’ shelter. Actor, writer and Padma Shri recipient Tom Alter passed away on September 29, 2017.
Avtar Gill – Inspector Deshpande
Actor Avtar Gill played the role of police inspector Deshpande in the film. Apart from the movies, Avatar Gill appeared in many series. He is continuously active in the industry. His main films are Agneepath, Badshah, Bade Miyan Chote Miyan, Airlift and Wazir among others.
Reema Lagoo played the role of Rahul’s mother in the film. He died of a heart attack in 2017. Aside from many television shows, Reema had also worked on films in Marathi and Hindi. Reema Lagoo is remembered for her role as a mother in film.