Role models are Shammi Kapoor, Rajesh Khanna and Sanjeev Kumar.
His total income from product endorsements in 2000 is estimated to be 20 crore Rupees (~5 million $), by far the most among Bollywood stars.
Grandnephew of director Mohan Kumar (Grandfather J Om Prakash's wife and Mohan Kumar's wife are sisters).
The look of his muscular, chiselled body started a fitness boom in India.
Hrithik has been documenting his daily life for many years by taking pictures and putting them in scrapbooks.