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Amitabh Bachchan is one of the most popular and well-known stars in Indian cinema. Abhitab Bachchan was born on October 11, 1942, (presently he is 75 years old and his hight is 6ft 2in in) the Indian city of Allahabad. Harivansh Rai Bachchan a renowned Hindi poet was the father of Amitabh Bachchan.  He had completed his university degree from Delhi and college education from Sherwood College in Nainital. He married to Jaya Bhaduri and  He has two children Abhishek Bachchan and Shweta Nanda.Before embarking on a film career he works as a business executive in Calcutta (Kolkata) and performed in theatre.

Film carrier

Saat Hindustani (1969) was the big-screen cinema from which he made his debut in cinema. His first and most successful film is Zanjeer (1973). Among the most popular and successful film of Abhitab Bachan are Deewar (1975), Sholay (1975 ;), and Don(1978). In public and cinema, he is known as Big B and he personified a new type of action star in Indian films, that of the “angry young man,” rather than the romantic hero. Abhitab Bachan is compared with an American actor Clint Eastwood. But Bachan is more renowned for his versatility talents of singing, dancing, and comedy.

Bachchan had appeared in more than 35 films by the end of the 1970s and his performance in those films he became one of the top film stars in Indian cinema.  His fame increases so much that he became a cultural phenomenon. His appearance in cinema and public places began to draw a huge amount of people.  He had an accident on the set of film Coolie in 1982. He was seriously injured in that accident and for the sake of his wellness people prayed from all over the country as well as from abroad and the consequence was that it became a national prayer vigil for his recovery. Bachchan joins politics at the encouragement of Rajiv Gandhi (then Indian Prime Minister). he was elected to India’s parliament In 1984  by a vast majority, however, he resigned from his parliament seat in 1989. He was implicated in a bribery scandal that collapsed Gandhi’s government.

Bachchan returned to his original carrier that is in film and perform in many films. One of the great successful films his performed is Agneepath(1990). This film is a portrayal of a mafia don. He received National Award for his performance.

Amitabh Bachan has headed Amitabh Bachchan Corporation Ltd. an entertainment venture that specialized in film production and event management.

The most popular films in which he played are  Hum (1991); Mohabbatein (2000), Black (2005),  drama Paa (2009)

in the early 21st century, Bachchan had played in more than 175 Bollywood films. He made his Hollywood debut as a minor character in Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby (2013). at age 70.

He is also seen in the TV show as well. From 2000 he is hosting one of the most popular TV reality show Kaun Banega Crorepati. It is an Indian version of the American and British TV show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?

Net worth

Amitabh Bachchan has a net worth of $425 million in 2015. This wealth makes him one of the richest actors of “Bollywood”. He charges 20 crores per movie. The Net Worth of Amitabh Bachchan includes remuneration from movies,  brand endorsements and personal investments.


Amitabh Bachchan has received numerous awards in his careers such as three National Awards, Fourteen Film fare Awards, and many international awards. He was honored with the Padma Shri in 1984 and Padma Bhushan in 2001 for his contribution in Indian Cinema.

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