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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Ranbir Kapoor has rubbished as rumours reports suggesting that he is replacing megastar Amitabh Bachchan as host for the upcoming season of popular game show ‘Kaun Banega Cororepati’. “Rubbish,” the ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ actor told NDTV, when he was asked about it. A leading entertainment p ... read more

Amitabh Bachchan-Jaya's marriage over, living separately

In an exclusive interview with a media channel, Samajwadi party leader Amar Singh made a shocking revelation about Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan’s married life. Amar Singh, who was one of the close associates of the Bachchans at one point of time made a shocking statement about the Bachchans ... read more

Shocking: Amitabh Bachchan passes away, claims Facebook

Yet again, fake news of megastar Amitabh Bachchan's death is doing the round all over net. On Tuesday morning, the fans of the megastar woke up with the sad news of Big B’s death but we tell you that the report is totally fake and an useless creature on the earth has made the ... read more

Dabboo Ratnani Calendar: 24 stars dazzle in their hot avatars

India’s leading fashion photographer Dabboo Ratnani is famed for his annual collectible calendar featuring hot ladies and eye-candy men of Bollywood. Each year 24 stars brightens the calendar, and top celebrities, including Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Shah Rukh ... read more

Big B, Abhishek, Aishwarya & others attend Om Puri’s prayer meet

A host of Bollywood stalwarts arrived at the two prayer meetings to pay their respects and tribute to late actor Om Puri, who passed away on Friday morning (Jan 6). On Monday evening, Puri’s second wife Nandita Puri and son Ishaan organised a prayer meet at ISKON temple in Juhu. Around the same t ... read more

Abhishek, Amitabh, Farhan Akhtar at Om Puri’s funeral

Bollywood gathered at the Oshiwara crematorium to bid final adieu to the most versatile and talented actor of Bollywood, Om Puri who passed away at his residence on Friday morning at the age of 66. Om Puri’s funeral saw many film fraternities including Amitabh Bachchan and Abhish ... read more

Virat and Anushka clear the airs over their engagement rumours

Putting a stop to speculations that lovebirds Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma are getting engaged on New Year Day, the couple has dismissed the buzz as rumours. The cricketer on Friday morning tweeted, “we aren’t getting engaged & if we were going to, we wouldn’t hide it. Simple… (1/2) ... read more