Ronit Roy

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Ronit Roy
Roy in Loveyatri
Born
Ronit Bose Roy[1]

(1965-10-11) 11 October 1965 (age 58)
Occupations
  • Actor
  • businessman
Years active1986–present
Spouses
  • Joanna
  • Neelam Roy (m. 2003)
Children3
RelativesRohit Roy (brother)
Manasi Joshi Roy (sister-in-law)
AwardsFull list

Ronit Bose Roy (born 11 October 1965) is an Indian actor, known for his works primarily in Hindi television and films, alongside a few Bengali, Tamil and Telugu cinema.[2] Roy has earned numerous accolades in his career including a Filmfare Award,[3] two Screen Awards, five ITA Awards, and six Indian Telly Awards.

In 2013, he played the main antagonist in the Akshay Kumar starrer BOSS, and in 2014 he appeared in 2 States in which his performance received much appreciation. In 2017, he has also shared screen with the Hrithik Roshan playing the role of an antagonist in the thriller film Kaabil.[4] In the same year, he made his debut in Telugu with N.T.R Jr. starrer Jai Lava Kusa, where he played the role of main antagonist Sarkar.[5]

Personal life[change | change source]

Ronit Roy with his wife Neelam Singh-Roy, at Super Bock launch on 4 May 2012

Roy was married to a woman named Joanna and they have a daughter named Ona.[6][7]

On 25 December 2003, he married actress and model Neelam Singh, with whom he has a daughter Aador (born May 2005), and a son Agastya (born October 2007).[8]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ronit Bose Roy – Official Instagram Handle". Archived from the original on 23 September 2018. Retrieved 16 August 2020.[non-primary source needed]
  2. "Lucknow Central Movie Review: Farhan Akhtar Can't Rock On Behind Bars". NDTV.com. Archived from the original on 11 August 2019. Retrieved 11 May 2020.
  3. "Filmfare winners of the year 2011". Filmfare Awards. Archived from the original on 4 February 2018. Retrieved 27 November 2019.
  4. "Kaabil Review {4/5}: Hrithik has what it takes to be Kaabil". The Times of India. Retrieved 11 May 2020.
  5. "Ronit Roy to play antagonist in Jai Lava Kusa". NDTV. Archived from the original on 22 June 2017. Retrieved 22 June 2017.
  6. "Ronit Roy opens up about his strained relationship with eldest daughter". India Today. Ist. Archived from the original on 30 September 2019. Retrieved 30 September 2019.
  7. Pal, Divya (15 May 2011). "'I've missed 20 years of my daughter's life'". The Times of India. Retrieved 3 April 2022.
  8. "Ronit Roy Biography". Ronit Roy (official fan page). Archived from the original on 14 September 2012. Retrieved 8 February 2013.