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49 years of Amitabh Bachchan in Bollywood: Shahenshah recalls signing debut film Saat Hindustani

Amitabh Bachchan has recited a poem, written by him, for his legion of fans on the special occasion of him completing 49 years in the Hindi film industry. He officially joined the film industry on February 15, 1969, when he signed his debut movie Saat Hindustani.

By: Express Web Desk | New Delhi | Updated: February 15, 2018 6:01 pm
49 years of amitabh bachchan Amitabh Bachchan completes 49 years in Hindi film industry today.

The megastar of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan completes his 49 years in the Hindi film industry today. The actor, who is an active social media user, has recited a poem, written by him, for his legion of fans on the special occasion. Sharing the video on his Facebook account, he wrote, “FB 1914 – My poem dedicated to my Blog Ef .. and well wishers..” Before sharing the video on Facebook, senior Bachchan posted the poem titled ‘Haan Main Likhta Hun’ on his blog a couple of days back.

The 75-year-old actor then shared the link to his Facebook post on his Twitter handle, along with a throwback photo with his wife, Jaya Bachchan. “My poem I wrote for my Blog .. now have recited it .. ” he wrote alongside the tweet.

Senior Bachchan, as he is affectionately called, joined the film industry on February 15, 1969, when he signed his debut movie, Saat Hindustani. Sharing his thought on the same, he tweeted, “T 2615 – 49 years ago I came to the city of dreams and signed my first film .. “Saat Hindustani’ on Feb 15, 1969 ..” The actor also shared some glimpses from his debut film.

A few days back, we read another poem penned by him on his recent visit to the Lilavati hospital. In the poem, he expressed his gratitude towards the doctors and mentioned his experience with the photographers who were gathered outside the Lilavati Hospital to click a photo of him.

On the work front, Amitabh has his hands full with movies. Recently, in the 102 Not Out teaser, we saw him as a 102-years-old man but with a young heart. Also, he is working on Thugs of Hindostan with Aamir Khan and Katrina Kaif. Next, he would start shooting for Nagraj Manjule’s film Jhund and will also be seen in Brahmastra along with Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor.

(With inputs from ANI) 

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  1. Shafique Pathan
    Feb 15, 2018 at 2:13 pm
    From 1999 to 2000, almost 11 years he was in hibernation (not be seen ) , almost 11 years. Kuan Banega Crorepati brought him back. Thanx to Amar Singh.
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      HG KETKAR
      Feb 15, 2018 at 1:01 pm
      Tribute to Sr AB, the respected Amitabh Bachchanjee on completing 49 years and very shortly, but not before 15.2.2019, it will be golden jubilee in Film Industry. I still remember your film "Saat Hindustani", which I seen in open air in white screen and also still remember your dialogue of "हम भारतीय कभी सोये नही रहते"
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