Abhishek Bachchan was born in Mumbai, in India on the 5th of February in 1976. His original name was Abhishek Amitabh Srivastav, but his screen name is Abhishek Bachchan. He is also nicknamed Junior B, Abhi and AB Baby. Abhishek Bachchan is the son of Bollywood actors Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bhaduri. He is Shweta Nanda’s(nee Bachchan) brother and grandson of Urdu and Hindi poet, Harivansh Rai Bachchan.

Abhishek Bachchan was enrolled in Bombay Scottish School and Jamnabhai Narsee, both in Mumbai; as well as Modern School in Vasant Vihar, New Delhi. After schooling he went to Aiglon College, Switzerland for further studies. In the United States, he studied Business in Boston University. Later, he gave it up, and came to Bollywood to try his luck.

He jump started his career with J.P. Dutta’s movie ‘Refugee’ in the year 2000. It also starred Kareena Kapoor. He delivered 17 flops before the hit ‘Dhoom’. His first critical appreciation was for the movie ‘Yuva’ by Mani Ratnam, and later for his movies “Sarkar”, “Bunty aur Babli” and “KANK”. He did lots of movies with Rani Mukherjee. He even did playback for the movies “Bluffmaster” and “Dhoom”.

He has won 6 awards. On Amitabh Bachchan’s 60th birthday, Karisma Kapoor and Abhishek Bachchan announced that they were engaged. But, it was called off in 2003. After a number of alleged relationships, Abhishek announced on Feb 14, 2007 that he was engaged to Aishwarya Rai. On April 20th, 2007, they tied the knot. He is 6’3” and very active on Twitter.

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Big B, Jaya, Ash, Abhi, Shweta click selfie on birthday

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan celebrates his 72nd birthday today and daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan arranged a big bash for her Paa. On the occasion of Big B’s birthday, the family clicked a selfie which was posted on twitter. Abhishek Bachchan also wrote on his Twitter han ... read more

Aishwarya chooses family over hubby Abhishek

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan won’t be joining husband and Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan’s ‘Happy New Year’ premiere to be held in Dubai. Instead, she has chosen to stay back with the Bachchan parivaar at ‘Jalsa’ and take part in the diwali celebration. ‘Happy New Year’ release date clashes with Diw ... read more

Ranbir, Katrina to emulate Aishwarya-Abhishek?

One of Bollywood’s favourite couples, Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif are due to be seen together on the silver screen for the fourth time in ‘Jagga Jasoos’. The pair has previously acted together in ‘Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani’, ‘Rajneeti’ and, more recently, ‘Bombay Talkies’. While these movies ... read more

Amitabh and Abhishek together in Milan Lutharia's next

Filmmaker Milan Lutharia is keen to make the father-son duo of megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan a part of his next film. The film is said to be a drama set in contemporary times. A source close to the project has said, "Milan is very keen on casting Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Ba ... read more

Abhishek Bachchan to throw party for ‘Pink Panthers’

Actor Abhishek Bachchan is ecstatic over the victory of his kabaddi team and Jr. Bachchan is all set to throw party for his Jaipur Pink Panthers.   "Abhishek is extremely happy with the victory, so today he has decided to throw a party for the players in Jaipur," said his spokesperson ... read more

Abhishek Bachchan convinced wife Aishwarya for ‘Jazbaa’

There is a certain amount of interest about when beauty queen Aishwarya Rai Bachchan will be making her comeback to films. As per reports, Aishwarya is part of director Sanjay Gupta’s action thriller ‘Jazbaa’ and will start shooting for it from January 2015. Reports also suggest that her husband ... read more

Abhishek Bachchan enjoys movie with his kabaddi team

The recently launched Pro Kabaddi League has received tremendous support from the Bollywood fraternity. Actor Abhishek Bachchan known as a sports enthusiast went a step further and bought a franchise in the league, the Jaipur Pink Panthers. Although they lost their opening match against the Mumba ... read more

Abhishek, Aishwarya, Shahrukh had a great 'kabaddi' time

In India it is often rued that games other than cricket do not get enough attention and support. While it is true that the sports scenario in India could do with much improvement, for once a sport other than cricket saw tremendous star support. At the launch of the Pro Kabaddi League, Bollywood i ... read more