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Amitabh Bachchan

Fullname: Amitabh Bachchan

Nicknames: Big B, Angry Man, Sr Bachchan

Date of Birth: October-11-1942

Zodiac: Libra

Height: 6-3

Marital Status: Jaya Bachchan

Bio:Amitabh Bachchan was born on October 11, 1942 in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. Amitabh was the elder son of Harivansh Rai Bachchan (father), a Hindi poet and Teji Bachchan (mother). Amitabh has a younger brother Ajitabh who stays in London with wife Ramola. They have two children, Shweta Nanda and Abhishek Bachchan. Shweta is married to industrialist Nikhil Nanada and Abhishek has married Aishwarya Rai who gave birth to Aaradhya Bachchan on November 16, 2011. Amitabh shot to fame with Zanjeer (1973), where director Prakash Mehra casted Amitabh in the lead role of inspector Vijay Khanna. And for this Amitabh earned the Filmfare nomination for Best Actor. In the same year, Amitabh married Jaya Bhaduri on June 3, 1973. Amitabh delivered many hits such as Deewar, Sholay, Silsila, Muqaddar Ka Sikandar in the years that followed. From 1984-1987 Amitabh dabbled in politics while supporting friend Rajiv Gandhi, a phase that was short-lived. The political phase was followed by a slump that led to Amitabh’s temporary retirement from the industry. During this time he launched Amitabh Bachchan Corporation, Ltd. (A.B.C.L.) in 1996 that sponsored 1996 Miss World beauty pageant and lost millions of rupees. Kaund Banega Croroepati? And Mohabbatein in the year 2000 marked a successful comeback of Bollywood’s greatest superstar. Since then Amitabh regained his image of a bankable star and is currently the highest paid actor of Bollywood.

News & Gossip:

Bigg Boss 8: Puneet Issar reveals the details of Amitabh Bachchan’s Coolie accident! Puneet will be heard talking to the contestants about the infamous Coolie incident Puneet Issar will narrate his Coolie incident with Amitabh Bachchan to the housemates in tonight's episode of Bigg Boss 8. As many of you might already know, when Puneet signed his first …
Amitabh Bachchan, Ayushmann Khurrana, Prabhu Deva attend special screening of Shahid Kapoor-Shraddha Kapoor starrer Haider – View pics! The B-Towners descended to watch the special screening of Shahid-Shraddha starrer Haider yesterday Recently there were reports which suggested that Shraddha Kapoor wanted Amitabh Bachchan to watch Haider. Well, the Ek Villain actor’s wish was fulfilled when Big B made an …
Kunal Kapoor makes first public appearance with fiance Naina Bachchan- View pics! The two visited Tarun Tahiliani's fashion show for the Sahachari Foundation. This is their first appearance together after the announcement of their engagement... Six days back the Rang De Basanti actor Kunal Kapoor announced his engagement with his ladylove Naina …
Anil Kapoor and Naseeruddin Shah shooting in Dubai for Welcome Back – view pic! Sonam's daddy dearest shared this picture on Twitter sometime back... Anil Kapoor and Naseeruddin Shah are currently in Dubai shooting for their film Welcome Back. And we are pretty sure the duo is going to have a gala time working together. After all, Kapoor's first full …
Amitabh Bachchan, Hema Malini, Sonu Nigam, Shreya Ghoshal send birthday wishes to Lata Mangeshkar! Bollywood celebs wished for health and happiness of the legendary singer Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar turned 85 today and Bollywood celebrities like Amitabh Bachchan and Hema Malini wished best for her. Here’s what the celebrities tweeted about the “Nightingale of …
Shashi Kapoor recovers from ailment, discharged from hospital! The veteran actor is said to have recovered from chest infection ailment and was discharged today from the hospital Yesteryear's heartthrob Shashi Kapoor, who was hospitalised here for chest infection, has been discharged and is happy to be back home, says his son Kunal …
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