Amitabh Bachchan is probably the biggest Superstar India has ever produced. He was born in Allahabad, on 11th October, 1942. He is the son of Hindi-Urdu poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan and Teji Bahchchan. He is well known for his incredible acting skills, his deep baritone voice and his humble nature.

He is nicknamed Big B, Munna and the Shahenshah of Bollywood. He went to Sherwood College, Nainital and has a double MA degree from Delhi University. Before becoming an actor, he has worked in Calcutta as an announcer for All India Radio, a stage actor and a freight company’s executive. He debuted in the movie Saat Hindustani(1969) by K.A. Abbas. He has gone on to deliver hits like Deewar, Zanjeer(1972), Sholay(1975) with Dharmendra and Amjad Khan, Coolie, Bombay to Goa etc. His filmography is extensive with him playing double and triple roles in movies like Don (1978), Kasme Vaade(1978) an the Great Gambler(1979). The first award that he had won was for his supporting role in Anand, a movie by Hrishikesh Mukherjee. He has also done playback in movies like Silsila and more recently in Baghban(2003). He has a wax statue in Madame Tussaud’s museum.

Amitabh Bachchan was very close to the Gandhi family and had been elected MP from Allahabad in 1985. But, owing to some financial misappropriation, he has to step down. He is known to be close friends with Samajwadi Party member Amar Singh.

Amitabh Bachchan has been married to Jaya Bachchan since 1973, and has 2 children with her- Abhishek and Shweta.

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Big B’s granddaughter Navya Naveli to take part in Parisian ball

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s granddaughter Navya Naveli, daughter of Shweta Nanda is going to take part in high-society Parisian ball. The event is held annually in Paris and it brings together 25 girls from celebrity families at the end of November to take part in the high class event. This year ... read more

Fire breaks out on sets of Big B’s new show; disrupts shoot

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan who is gearing up for his upcoming show ‘Aaj Ki Raat Zindagi’ was shooting for the maiden episode of the show when a fire broke out on the sets and disrupted the shoot. The cause of the minor blaze was said to be a studio light which got overheated. The shooting f ... read more

Amitabh Bachchan@73: Life, carreer, family and affair

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan who began his acting career in 1969 with ‘Saath Hindustani’ went on to become one of the top stars and ruled the Bollywood scene during the 1970s and 80s. He has had a long career span of almost four and half decades, and this is his 46th year in the Indian film industry ... read more

Big B tweets about chasing by a tiger while taking jungle safari

While taking a jungle safari, megastar Amitabh Bachchan had a great encounter with fear when a wild tiger chased him for 4 kms. It was a horrific experience for Big B at Mumbai's Sanjay Gandhi National Park Reserve. Big B tweeted about the incident with a photo. #T 2019 - In close company ... read more

Salman Khan to open ‘Bigg Boss 9’ with Amitabh Bachchan

Speculation is rife that the grand premiere of the popular reality show ‘Bigg Boss 9’ will see Salman Khan hosting the show with megastar Amitabh Bachchan. Earlier there was buzz that Salman Khan will be co-hosting the show with Akshay Kumar which was later dismissed by the superstar himself but ... read more

Big B is nervous ahead of his new show ‘Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi’

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan who will once again grace the small screen with a new show ‘Aaj Ki Raat Hai Zindagi’ is composing and singing for the show which will be aired on Star Plus. But, the actor who has spent decades in the entertainment industry still finds it “shattering” to do a new project ... read more

Shahid Kapoor’s Facebook account hacked; restored overnight

Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor became the latest victim of Internet hack. The ‘Jab We Met’ actor discovered that his Facebook account was hacked on Sunday night. However, it was restored overnight. Shahid shared the information with his fans and followers on Twitter. “Facebook account has b ... read more