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Fighter - Who is Rishabh Sawhney? All you need to know about Hrithik Roshan-starrer villain

Rishabh Sawhney plays the main antagonist in Hrithik Roshan's Fighter. Here's all you need to know about the actor who makes his Bollywood debut with Siddharth Anand's film.

Fighter - Who is Rishabh Sawhney? All you need to know about Hrithik Roshan-starrer villain
Rishabh Sawhney. (Courtesy: YouTube/ Viacom18 Studios)

Last Updated: 09.21 PM, Jan 16, 2024


Fighter is one of the biggest releases of 2024. The Siddharth Anand directorial is set for a silver screen release on January 25, 2024. Ten days before the theatrical release, the makers unveiled the trailer on YouTube. Fighter's trailer majorly opened to positive reviews from the audience. Netizens lauded Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone's action sequences and crackling chemistry in the film. Another actor whose work didn't go unnoticed was Rishabh Sawhney, who is the antagonist of Fighter.


Wondering who is Rishabh Sawhney? Here are a few things you need to know about the Fighter actor.

1 - Rishabh Sawhney commenced his journey as a model and walked the ramp of many designers, including Shantanu and Nikhil. 

2 - While Fighter marks his big Bollywood debut, Rishabh made his acting debut with Nikkhil Advani's web series, The Empire. In this show, also starring Dino Morea, Kunal Kapoor, and Drashti Dhami, the actor essayed the role of Mehmood.

3 - Rishabh enjoys a following of over 10,000 followers on Instagram. Hrithik Roshan's rumoured girlfriend Saba Azad and Shah Rukh Khan's son Aryan Khan follow the actor on social media.

4 - The Fighter actor is also a fitness enthusiast. His Instagram feed is proof that he loves to work out in the gym and flaunt his abs. He also seems to be an avid bike lover.

About Fighter

Directed by Siddharth Anand, Fighter is an aerial action entertainer. It features Hrithik Roshan as Shamsher Pathania, a Wing Commander. Deepika Padukone, on the other, essays the role of Squadron Leader Minal Vikram Rathore. As for Anil Kapoor, he will be seen as Group Captain Rakesh Jai Singh. And while Karan Singh Grover will play Squadron Leader Sartaj Gill, Akshay Oberoi will be seen as Basheer Khan.

Produced by Viacom 18 Studios and Marflix Pictures, Fighter will be released on January 25, a year after Siddharth's last directorial venture, Pathaan.

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