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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:

Amitabh Bachchan prays for Shashi Kapoor’s speedy recovery The legendary actor complained of cough and breathlessness Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has wished his Deewar co-star Shashi Kapoor a speedy recovery after he has been hospitalised for chest infection. Bachchan, who also shared screen space with the actor in Trishul, Silsila, …
Kunal Kapoor yet to fix a marriage date! The Rang De Basanti actor recently got engaged to his ladylove Naina Bachchan Kunal Kapoor, who got engaged to his ladylove Naina Bachchan earlier this year, says they haven't yet fixed a wedding date. But he admits they are in a "happy relationship". "I am a private person. …
Bigg Boss 8: Here’s all you need to know about Natasha Stankovic! The hottie sizzled at the grand premiere last night and floored many with her sexy moves. Want to know more about her? Read on… International beauties have reined the Bigg Boss house since its inception. Be it Elli Avram, Sophie Hayat or MTV Splitsvilla 7 host Sunny Leone, …
Kaun Banega Crorepati 7: Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor strike a pose with Amitabh Bachchan The duo is on the sets of the show to promote their new movie Haider Last night Kaun Banega Crorepati 7 witnessed its first Mahacrorepati winners – the Narula brothers. It seems the brothers have been trying to get on the show for the past 14 years. Quizmaster Amitabh …
Amitabh Bachchan’s Kaun Banega Crorepati gets its first winner of season 7 The Narula brothers, Achin and Sarthak, became the first ever contestants to win the highest prize of Rs 7 crore in reality game show ' Kaun Banega Crorepati', hosted by Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan The Narula brothers, who hail from Delhi, emerged victorious after …
Amitabh Bachchan is all praise for Ranveer Singh and Parineeti Chopra’s Kill Dil Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is impressed with the trailer of Kill Dil The 71-year-old actor took to Twitter to heap praise on the cast of the film, which includes Ranveer Singh,Parineeti Chopra, Ali Zafar and Govinda, and director Shaad Ali. "Saw Shaad Ali's trailer …
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