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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Karan Johar’s emotional Father & Sons speech, a must watch

On the occasion of Father’s Day, Bollywood celebrities expressed their feelings for their respective doting fathers. Celebrities like Varun Dhawan, Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Manisha Koirala and Dia Mirza have posted "Happy Father's Day" message on social media. Akshay has shared a p ... read more

Navya Naveli Nanda back home, view pics

After a rocking vacation, megastar Amitabh Bachchan’s granddaughter Navya Naveli Nanda is finally back home. She came home with her firangi friends. At the airport, Navya was clicked with her couple of friends. It seems they do not like being clicked by the paparazzi.   Navya went for ... 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

Amitabh expresses shock over Navya’s Bollywood debut

Megastar and grandfather Amitabh Bachchan expressed shock over granddaughter Navya Naveli’s Bollywood debut. Rumor is buzzed that Karan Johar will launch Navya in a film opposite Aryan Khan but Big B said that he has no idea. Navya Naveli recently graduated from London University and quite active ... read more

Arjun Kapoor uses F-word, funny Amitabh trolls him

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is quite friendly with the young generation. He never missed the chance to praise the youngsters when they deliver stupendous performance. At times, he also gets friendly with them. Today, the ‘Ki and Ka’ actor gets trolled by the megastar. In the recent tweet, Arjun exp ... read more

Amitabh Bachchan reacts to bahu Aishwarya’s purple lips

Social media are divided into two worlds with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s purple lips appearance at the Cannes film festival. Ash’s purple lips garnered mixed reactions. Megastar Amitabh Bachchan speaks in favour of his bahu’s purple lips. Post her appearance, Ash trolled on social media. Re ... read more

Amitabh Bachchan is nervous about singing for ‘TE3N’

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is equally known for his baritone voice as his acting skills. He has sung numerous songs for his films. In March this year he sang the National Anthem at the opening match of T20 World Cup between India and Pakistan in front of a packed stadium at Kolkata’s Eden Gardens. ... read more

Amitabh to team up with RGV for ‘Sarkar 3’

Talks are on that megastar Amitabh Bachchan will again team up with Ram Gopal Varma for the third installment of ‘Sarkar’. Big B also refuted the rumour of tiff with RGV. At the music launch of his film 'Te3n', when Amitabh Bachchan was asked about his 'tension' with Varma, he said: "First ... read more