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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Inconsolable Aishwarya arrives at father’s funeral with Abhishek

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was spotted with husband and actor Abhishek Bachchan at the funeral of her father Krishnaraj Rai, who passed away on Saturday at Lilavati hospital. The funeral was held at the city's Vile Parle Seva Sansthan Shamshan Bhoomi on Saturday night. Dressed in white and seating at ... read more

Clicked: Aishwarya, Abhishek, Kunal Kapoor at Lilavati hospital

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s father Krishnaraj Rai has been admitted to Mumbai Lilavati hospital a fortnight ago and close family members and friends of the Bachchan and the Rai’s family making a round of the hospital. Lately, Kunal Kapoor was seen visiting Ash’s father. In the past, we have spotted ... read more

Trouble in the paradise: Aishwarya, Abhishek fight over Aaradhya

All is not well in Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan’s paradise. Bollywood’s most loved couple Ash and Abhi fights over their daughter Aaradhya’s career. Abhishek wanted his daughter to start her acting career as a child artist in Bollywood so that she will have a good grasp in acting ... read more