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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Abhishek Bachchan desires to have two kids with wife Aishwarya Rai

Before Aaradhya was born, Abhishek Bachchan wanted to have two kids with his wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. In a throwback interview with the GQ magazine, when his wife, Aishwarya was pregnant, the actor expressed his wish of having two kids. He had also shared the idea behind it and had said, "I m ... read more

Aishwarya, Abhishek celebrate 13 years of blissful marriage

Golden couple Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan celebrated 13 years of togetherness today. Unlike other years, this year would be a stay at home celebration for the couple due to coronavirus pandemic. After few years of courtship, the couple entered into wedlock on April 20 ... read more

Abhishek Bachchan gives Rs 1 Lakh to Farah's daughter Anya's sketch

Abhishek Bachchan gets a big hug from his good pal and choreographer-turned-filmmaker Farah Khan as he gives Rs 1 lakh to Farah Khan’s daughter Anya’s sketch. For the unknown, Anya is raising money to feed the homeless and stray animals, amid the COVID-19 lockdown by selling her pencil sketch and ... read more