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 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

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

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

Photos: Aishwarya-Abhishek glam up Cannes 2014

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan turned out to be the hottest couple at the 67th Cannes film festival. Ash who has already made her presence felt at Cannes with her exceptional fashion statement has now been joined by hubby and Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan at amfAR's 2 ... read more

Abhishek, Aishwarya, Aaradhya on a vacation in London

Abhishek Bachchan who is working round the clock for last few months took a short break from his hectic schedule and joined wife and actress Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and daughter Aaradhya for a London holiday. Aishwarya after attending the charity event in association with the NGO, 'Smile Train' - ... read more

I make Aishwarya look good at Cannes, Abhishek

Abhishek Bachchan clean bowled over Aishwarya’s stunning look at Cannes and he posted on twitter the reason behind Ash looking good at Cannes, Junior Bachchan tweeted, "I make her look good!! Then again... anybody compared to me will look good." Abhishek attended the amfAR's Cinema Again ... read more

Abhishek prays at Golden Temple with Rishi, Neetu

When few years ago Abhishek Bachchan’s engagement with Karishma Kapoor broke off, many thought that the two famous ‘filmi’ families will never be on the same page again. But we must remember that this is Bollywood, where real life is often as interesting as reel life. It looks like the Kapoor fam ... read more

Abhishek, Amitabh enjoy movie together

Even at the age of 71, ‘Big B’ Amitabh Bachchan is one of the busiest men in Bollywood. But no matter how busy he is, Amitabh knows how to have fun and always makes time for his family. Last Wednesday, Amitabh and son Abhishek Bachchan were spotted at a multiplex in Mumbai’s Juhu.  They went ... read more