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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Ranbir Kapoor’s sister Riddhima gifts Abhishek a bracelet

Abhishek Bachchan gets a special gift from Ranbir Kapoor’s sister Riddhima Sahni. Riddhima, who is a jewellery designer gifted her good friend Abhishek Bachchan a ‘lucky charm’ bracelet. Abhishek saw Ranbir wearing the signature evil eye bracelet in his hand and he praised it so much that Ri ... read more

Inside Photos: Farah Khan’s starry 53rd birthday bash

Filmmaker Farah Khan’s 53rd birthday was a star-studded affair. From Abhishek Bachchan to niece Navya Nanda, Anil Kapoor his wife Sunita Kapoor, siblings Arjun and Anshula Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao with actress and girlfriend Patralekhaa attended Farah Khan’s birthday party. Filmmak ... read more

Aishwarya, Abhishek not moving out of Jalsa

The new plush property that Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan recently bought is not for living purpose but for financial investment. Abhishek Bachchan could not think about moving out of his family and live separately with his wife and daughter. The source says, “Abhishek is w ... read more