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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Aishwarya, Abhishek enjoy dinner with friends in Dubai

Bollywood couple Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan headed to Dubai to spend some quality time together. They catch up with their friends in Dubai and bonded over dinner. Their darling daughter Aaradhya Bachchan also accompanied them. Abhishek shared the news with a picture on h ... read more

Aaradhya Bachchan chants Ganesh aarti, makes modak for festival

The cute Aaradhya Bachchan, granddaughter of megastar Amitabh Bachchan is a bundle of talent. The four-and-half-year old daughter of Abhishek and Aishawarya Rai already knows the Ganesh aarti and the Gayatri Mantra by heart, and can even make modaks, the traditional sweet offered to Ganesha. ... read more

Aishwarya performs ‘Aarti’ with Abhishek at Ganpati Pandal

Abhishek Bachchan along with actress wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan performed Aarti at Ganpati Pandal at Byculla, Mumbai. The couple seek Ganpati’s blessings. Aishwarya opted for pink suit while, Abhishek wore white Kurta and Pyjamas teamed up with Nehru Jacket. The crows went bers ... read more

Abhishek’s close friend has a crush on Aishwarya

Not only Salman Khan can’t take his eyes off Aishwarya Rai Bachchan after watching ‘Ae Dil Hai Muskil’ teaser but also a close friend of Abhishek is smitten by Aishwarya’s beauty in ADHM. She is none other than Preity Zinta, Abhishek’s close buddy. Preity Zinta is floored by Ash's beauty ... read more

Abhishek, Aishwarya not part of ‘Sarkar 3’: Ram Gopal Varma

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is back with the third installment of the successful franchise ‘Sarkar’ and he has announced that like the sequel, it won’t have Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan playing the pivotal role. ‘Sarkar Raj’ was Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s first film ... read more

See Pics: SRK, Aishwarya, Abhishek at Karan Johar’s bash

Saturday night with Karan! Filmmaker Karan Johar who is known to throw party without any valid reason is yet again in the news for his party mania. Last Saturday, he hosted a party at his Bandra residence and invited all his close buddies. The reason for the party was the entry of a new member in ... read more

Trouble in Ash-Abhi’s paradise: Abhishek speaks up

Gossip mills churned that all is not well between Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan’s paradise. It is strongly believed that the couple is going through troubled marriage. It all started when Abhishek during the special screening of ‘Sarbjit’ walked off after posing for a while with hi ... read more

Istanbul airport attack: Bollywood mourns the loss of lives

Another terrorist attack shook the world. Istanbul terror attack was highly condemmed by the Bollywood celebrities and they expressed their shock and grief over the loss of lives in the terror attack at the Istanbul airport. Three suspected Islamic State group suicide bombers targeted the ... read more

Abhishek calls dad Amitabh Bachchan a ‘magician’

Amitabh Bachchan starrer thriller ‘TE3N’ hit the silver screens yesterday and the megastar’s actor son Abhishek Bachchan has immensely appreciated his father’s performance. Directed by Ribhu Dasgupta, the film is an adaption of Korean movie ‘Montage’ and is about an elderly man’s search fo ... read more