Amitabh Bachchan (born October 11, 1962) is the most popular actor of Bollywood. He is the son of famous Hindi litterateur Harivansh Rai Bachchan.
He gained great popularity during the 1980s and has since become one of the most prominent figures in the history of Indian cinema. Amitabh has won several awards in his career, including the Dadasaheb Phalke Award, three National Film Awards and twelve Filmfare Awards.
He holds the record for the Best Actor Filmfare Award. Apart from acting, Bachchan has played a role as a playback singer, film producer, TV presenter and an elected member of the Parliament of India from 1979 to 1979.
The host plays the role in the popular show “Kaun Banega Crorepati”. The address ‘Ladies and Gentlemen’ made by him in this show has been much talked about.
Amitabh Bachchan is married to actress Jaya Bhaduri. They have two children, Shweta Nanda and Abhishek Bachchan. Abhishek Bachchan is a well-known actor who is married to former Vishwasundari and actress Aishwarya Rai.
Bachchan will now work on the Tobacco Prohibition Project after the Polio Eradication Campaign. Amitabh Bachchan was appointed as a goodwill ambassador by UNICEF for HIV / AIDS and polio eradication campaign in April 2005.
Nick Name: Big B, Angry Young Man
Date of Birth: October 11, 1942
Famous: Amitabh Bachchan Humanitarian
Age: 77 Years, 77 Year Old Males
Sun Sign: Libra
Also Known As: Inquilaab Shrivastava
Born Country: India
Born In: Allahabad, United Provinces, British India (Present-Day Uttar Pradesh, India)
Born in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, Kayastha family, Amitabh Bachchan’s father, Dr. Harivansh Rai Bachchan, was a famous Hindi poet, while his mother Teji Bachchan belonged to the Karachi city of undivided India in what is now Pakistan.
Initially Amit ji was named Inquilab which was derived from the motivational phrase ‘Inquilab Zindabad’ used during the Indian freedom struggle.
But later the famous poet Sumitranandan Pant named him ‘Amitabh’. ‘Amitabh’ means “eternal light”. Although his surname was Srivastava and he belongs to the Kayastha caste, his father quoted this surname as Bachchan who published his works.
It is his surname with which he used in films and for all public purposes. It has now become the surname of all the members of his family.
Amitabh is the eldest of Harivansh Rai Bachchan’s two sons. His second son’s name is Ajitabh. Her mother Teji Bachchan had a keen interest in theater and was offered a role in the film but she preferred to be a homemaker.
Her mother also had some contribution in Amitabh’s career choice as she always insisted that she should make the center stage her career. Bachchan’s father died in 2003 while his mother’s He died on 21 December 2007.
Bachchan has done MA twice. Has assumed the title of Master of Arts (postgraduate) He studied at Gyan Prabodhini and Boys’ High School (BHS) in Allahabad and then Sherwood College in Nainital where he was admitted to the Faculty of Arts.
Amitabh later went to Kirori Mal College, Delhi University to study where he obtained a Bachelor of Science degree. In the 20s of his age, Bachchan quit his job as a rent broker at Bird & Company, a shipping firm in Kolkata, to try a career in acting.
On June 3, 1943, he married actress Jaya Bhaduri as per Bengali rites. The couple were born two children: daughter Shweta and son Abhishek.
Bachchan began his career in films as one of the seven actors in the film Saat Hindustani, directed by Khwaja Ahmad Abbas, acting with actors like Utpal Dutt, Madhu and Jalal Agha.
The film did not achieve financial success, but Bachchan won the Best Newcomer Award at the National Film Awards for his first film. This successful commercial and reviewed film was followed by another film called Anand (1971) at which time he Worked with popular artist Rajesh Khanna. Bachchan, playing the role of Dr. Bhaskar Banerjee, treated a cancer patient in which he received a Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance due to his webcough towards life and his attitude towards the reality of the country.
After this, Amitabh played a disheveled lover in Parvana in (1971) with its fellow cast members Naveen Nischal, Yogita Bali and Om Prakash and filming them as villains was a rare sight. This was followed by many of his films which were not as successful at the box office including Reshma and Shera and in those days he played guest star in Guddi film. He was accompanied by Dharmendra along with his wife Jaya Bhaduri.
Known for his tremendous voice, Amitabh Bachchan described some parts of the film Chef later in his career. S. S. directed in 1962. Role in the comedy film Bombay to Goa directed by Ramanathan.
He has worked with artists such as Aruna Irani, Mahmood, Anwar Ali and Nasir Hussain. During his struggle days, he stayed in the house of actor, director and comedian king Mahmud Saheb for a long period of 7 (seven) years.
In 1973, when Prakash Mehra gave him the opportunity to play the role of Inspector Vijay Khanna in his film Zanjeer (1973), it was from here that his career took a new turn in progress.
The film was a sarcasm to the earlier romance-filled essence that saw Amitabh Bachchan in a new role, Angry Youngman, who became a Bollywood action hero, which was the reputation he would later pursue in his films. .
It was his first film as a tremendous box office success, which earned him a nomination for the Best Male Artist Filmfare Award.
1943 was the year when he married Jaya on 3 June and at the same time both of them appeared not only in Zanjeer but in several films together like Abhimaan which was released only one month after their marriage.
Later, Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s direction and the film Namak Haram written by Bireesh Chatterjee portrayed the role of Vikram in which the essence of friendship was displayed.
He was highly appreciated in his supporting role opposite Rajesh Khanna and Rekha and was given the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor.
In 1979, for the first time, Amitabh had to use his voice to sing songs while working with his associate artist Rekha for a film called Mr. Natwarlal. For his performance in the film he won the Best Actor Award for Male Playback Singer.
He was awarded the Best Actor Award in 1989 in Kala Patthar (1979) and was subsequently re-nominated in the 1980 film Dostana directed by Rajkhosla, co-starring Shatrughan Sinha and Zeenat Aman. Dostana proved to be the top film of the year 1980.
In 1971, he starred in Yash Chopra’s theatrical film Silsila, with his wife Jaya as co-star and his girlfriend Rekha among the rumors.
Other films of this era included films such as Ram Balaram (1960), Shaan (1960), Lavaris (1971) and Shakti (1972), who were compared to actors like Dilip Kumar.
In the year 2000, Amitabh Bachchan stepped up the adaptation of the British television show Game Who Wants to be a Millionaire in India. Top Kaun Banega Crorepati, as it mostly went in other countries, the program was an immediate and deep success with Bachchan’s charisma contributing in a small way.
It is believed that Bachchan had taken a whopping 25 lakh rupees (2.5 lakh rupees Indian, US $ 600,000) for the weekly episode to conduct this program, which caused Bachchan and his family both morally and financially Got strength. Before this, Amitabh suffered deep setbacks as ABCL failed miserably.
In November 2000, Canara Bank also withdrew its lawsuit against them. Bachchan organized KBC till November 2005 and its success reopened his doors towards the film’s popularity.
His first English-language film Rituparna Ghosh The Last Year was premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival in the year 2006 on September 8, 2007. He has received positive reviews from his critics who welcome Blake. Has appreciated since its best performance so far.
Bachchan is going to play a supporting role in the film titled Shantaram and directed by Meera Nair, starring Hollywood actor Johnny Depp.
Filming of the film was to begin in February 2007, but due to the writer’s strike, the film was postponed for filming in September 2007.
On 4 May 2007, he played the title role as Bhoot in the Bhootnath (film) film, which was released. His latest film Sarkar Raj, released in June 2007, is the result of his 2005 film Sarkar.
In November 2005, Amitabh Bachchan was admitted to Lilavati Hospital’s ICU for surgery of small intestine. This happened only days after he complained of stomach ache. Most of his projects were halted during this period and after recovering, including the process of conducting Kaun Banega Crorepati.
India too seemed as if it had remained silent and the people came to see them one after the other to see their loved ones and after prayers. News of the incident spread to saturated coverage throughout newspapers and TV news channels. Amitabh returned to work in March 2007.