Tiger Shroff (born Jai Hemant Shroff 2 March 1990) is an Indian film actor. He is the son of Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff. He is making his debut with Sajid Nadiadwala's upcoming film Heropanti oppos...
Tiger Shroff (born Jai Hemant Shroff 2 March 1990) is an Indian film actor. He is the son of Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff. He is making his debut with Sajid Nadiadwala's upcoming film Heropanti opposite Kriti Sanon.
Shroff was born as Jai Hemant Shroff on 2 March 1990 to Indian film actor Jackie Shroff and Ayesha (née Dutt). He has one sister, Krishna, who is three years younger. His maternal grandfather was Air Vice-Marshal Ranjan Dutt, a Bengali, who was married to Claude-Marie de Cavey, a Belgian countess. Shroff's paternal grandparents were Kakubhai Shroff, a Gujarati astrologer, and Rita Shroff, an ethnic Turk. Shroff helped Aamir Khan build his physique for Dhoom 3
In September 2009, Shroff was said to have declined the lead role in the remake of TV show Fauji. In January 2010, it was reported that Subhash Ghai would be launching Shroff in the remake of Jackie Schroff's 1983 film Hero. In May 2011, it was reported that Aamir Khan was also keen on signing Shroff. News came in February 2012 that Shroff had refused to star in the remake of Hero. In June 2012 Shroff's father clarified that the rumors of Shroff being launched by Khan were unfounded. In the same month, Shroff was finally signed on by Sajid Nadiadwala to make his debut in Heropanti.