Bollywood gears up for Big B’s big bash tonight

Now all the eyes are set at the venue Reliance Media Works, Goregaon Mumbai where A-listers of Bollywood as well known personalities from different fields will gather to celebrate and wish Amitabh Bachchan as he will turn 70th on 11th October.

Usually, Big B prefers a quiet birthday but Jaya Bachchan wants to make it big this time and the loving and dedicated husband Amitabh does not want to spoil her plan. The entire Bachchan family including, Jaya Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Bachchan, Shweta Nanda, Nikhil Nanda, Navya Naveli Nanda, Agastya Nanda and Aaradhya Bachchan invited the guests to grace the event.

The event with kick-start with a book launch and an Indian contemporary ballet performance by Nritarutya performed to Harivansh Rai Bachchan's poem which will recited by Amitabh Bachchan himself.

Birthday wishes are already started to pour in.

Rana Daggubati ?tweeted: 'Now headed to Mumbai for the celebrations of the @SrBachchan's 70th.'

Music composer Salim Merchant wrote: 'Excited and honoured to go to @SrBachchan 's 70th birthday celebration tonite! Its going to be epic!'

Ronit Roy ?tweeted: 'As @SrBachchan 's birthday approaches,I've been extended the extreme privilege to be part of his celebrations tonight! Much have done something right to deserve the honor of being at the bringing in @SrBachchan 's 70th while my BD creeps in alongside too.'

Dia Mirza will be giving the party a miss. 'Some times work takes you away...from moments that you really wish to be part tonight Mr.Bachchan's 70th BDAY celebration :( Mr.Bachchan is a great inspiration. My most memorable film with him is @ShoojitSircar's film can't wait for you to see it. EPIC performance. The amount of work he packs in...his dedication, commitment and love for the craft is just unparalleled. RESPECT,' she tweeted.

Shekhar Kapur tweeted: 'U have been n inspiration for a billion Indians from many generations. May you continue to b the 'Forever Man'. Happy Birthday. I realized I wished @SrBachchan Happy Birthday a day early, but atleast that will make me the first :) Eagerness.'

Amitabh Bachchan has thanked all for their love and gratitude: 'The family prepares an evening for me and I am overwhelmed .. i come in early just to express my gratitude and love again .. TY !! Birthdays are special for all .. mine is no different for tomorrow .. but would never be the same without your love and affection'