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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.

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When Amitabh Bachchan met Narendra Modi… Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan met Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Delhi on Saturday "Shri Amitabh Bachchan met the Prime Minister," read a post on the Twitter handle @PMOIndia, along with a photograph of the two of them. Amitabh is the brand ambassador of Gujarat, the …
Wazir teaser: Amitabh Bachchan-Farhan Akhtar starrer looks gripping and intense – watch video! Here is the teaser of Big B and Farhan's upcoming film The much-awaited teaser of Amitabh Bachchan-Farhan Akhtar upcoming film, Wazir is finally out. And it's gripping from the very first frame itself. Produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra and Rajkumar Hirani, Wazir looks quite …
From calling Shah Rukh Khan a dog to baring it all for the PK poster, take a look at Aamir Khan’s controversies! Aamir might be playing it safe now, but there was a time when the Dhoom 3 baddie was involved in a lot of controversies. Take a look Aamir Khan is usually not involved in controversies, but when he does, being the perfectionist that he is, he makes sure that it is juicy enough …
Is PK director Rajkumar Hirani taking a dig at Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan? Ever wondered the reason behind names like Munnabhai, Circuit, Phunsuk Wangdu, Rannchordas Shyamaldas Chachad, Chatur Ramalingam, etc? Well, read on and you will find the answer... Aamir Khan's upcoming film PK has been on everyone's mind ever since its first poster was …
Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan shoot for Piku in Varanasi- view pics! The couple was seen shooting for their upcoming film in Varanasi. Read on to know more! Amitabh Bachchan and Deepika Padukone were seen together in the film Aarakshan. The duo will be seen sharing screen space again in Shoojit Sircar's film Piku. A story about a father and …
Aamir Khan reveals his biggest nightmare to Ranveer Singh! Here are the key revelations that Aamir made on his recent viral chat on Facebook... It’s PK trending all the way! This much anticipated Aamir Khan starrer is all set to explode tomorrow, the 19th of December. But before that, here’s how Aamir decided to get us grooving by …
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