Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan is an Indian superstar who has appeared in numerous Hindi movies. He is often regarded as one of the greatest actors of Indian cinema. Amitabh Bachchan was born in Allahabad, to poet father Harivansh Rai Srivastava (Bachchan), a well-known Hindi poet and mother Teji Bachchan. Amitabh Bachchan achieved stardom with films like Zanjeer (1973), Deewar (1975), Don and Trishul. He also earned the tag of Angry Young Man for his powerful performances. Bachchan saw a sluggish career progress

through the 80\'s. However, he came back as a host to of Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC), the Indian adaptation of the British television game show, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? Amitabh was \"voted the greatest star of stage or screen\" in a BBC Your Millennium online poll. BBC noted, \"Many people in the western world will not have heard of him....but is a reflection of the huge popularity of Indian films.\" In his second coming, he is enjoying a resurgence in popularity with films such as Pink, Paa, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, Sarkaar etc.

Amitabh Bachchan News

Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan and Ranbir Kapoor shoot a special song for soldiers of Pulwama

The official Twitter handle of the Central Reserve Police Force (CRPF) gave a sneak peek into Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan and Ranbir Kapoor's tribute to the soldiers who lost their lives in the deadly Pulwama attack.

Kaun Banega Crorepati 11 registration to begin on May 1

From May 1, registration questions for Kaun Banega Crorepati 11 would be screened on Sony TV. The audience would then have to log in to Sony LIV app to give the right answer.


Amitabh Bachchan and Emraan Hashmi join hands for a thriller

Amitabh Bachchan and Emraan Hashmi are set to work for the first time in a mystery thriller, that will be directed by Rumi Jaffrey and produced by Anand Pandit.

Amitabh Bachchan upset with silence around Badla success, SRK says he is waiting for Big B's party

After a Twitter user shared the box office collection of the Sujoy Ghosh directorial Badla, Amitabh Bachchan retweeted it and pulled up his industry colleagues, the producer and distributor of the film for being silent about the success of the movie.

Amitabh Bachchan and SJ Suryah learn lines under the watchful eye of Sivaji Ganesan

Amitabh Bachchan is currently shooting for his debut Tamil movie Uyarndha Manithan along with director-turned-actor SJ Suryah. The release date of the film is yet to be announced.

Amitabh Bachchan's look in Tamil film Uyarndha Manithan revealed, see photos

Amitabh Bachchan's look in his debut Tamil movie Uyarndha Manithan is out. Actor SJ Suryah took to his Twitter handle and shared photos from the set of the movie.


Have you seen these photos of Ranveer Singh, Anushka Sharma and Amitabh Bachchan?

Ranveer Singh, Anushka Sharma, Amitabh Bachchan, Rajkummar Rao, Varun Dhawan, Shilpa Shetty, Jacqueline Fernandez, Sanya Malhotra, Fatima Sana Shaikh and a few others shared photos on their social media accounts.

Badla box office collection Day 22: Amitabh Bachchan starrer continues to battle it out

Badla box office collection Day 22: The Sujoy Ghosh directorial, starring Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu in the lead roles, has earned Rs 79.14 crore so far.

Badla box office collection Day 21: Taapsee Pannu-Amitabh Bachchan film earns Rs 79.14 crore

Badla box office collection Day 21: Badla has completed three weeks at the box office. The Sujoy Ghosh directorial has had a strong presence in theaters and has already earned Rs 79.14 crore.

Badla box office collection day 20: Going gets tough for Taapsee Pannu's film

Badla box office collection day 20: Taapsee Pannu and Amitabh Bachchan film Badla showed a decline in its box office collection on Tuesday.

Amitabh Bachchan Photos

Have you seen these photos of Salman Khan, Mohanlal and Aamir Khan?

From Amitabh Bachchan to Salman Khan, celebrities shared photos on their respective social media handles.

Amitabh Bachchan, Jeetendra and others attend Sanchita Anjaan's wedding reception

Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Anil Kapoor and Bappi Lahiri among others blessed the newlyweds.


Amitabh Bachchan shares photos from Deepika-Ranveer's reception

Amitabh Bachchan, wife Jaya Bachchan, daughter Shweta Bachchan and daughter in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan attended the star-studded wedding reception of Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone

Celeb spotting: Amitabh Bachchan, Kajol, Fatima Sana Shaikh and others

Looks like a puja took place at the Bachchan residence for Amitabh Bachchan's birthday. Abhishek Bachchan was spotted at Jalsa's gate

Celeb spotting: Amitabh Bachchan, Kareena Kapoor, Akshay Kumar and others

The latest edition of Bollywood celebrity spotting includes photos of Kareena Kapoor Khan, Bipasha Basu, Amitabh Bachchan, Vidya Balan, Shraddha Kapoor, Nushrat Bharucha and Dia Mirza.

Rajan Nanda's prayer meet: Kapoors and Bachchans in attendance

A prayer meet was held on August 7 in New Delhi for Escorts Group chairman Rajan Nanda, who is also the father-in-law of Amitabh Bachchan’s daughter Shweta Bachchan Nanda.


Celeb spotting: Alia Bhatt, Amitabh Bachchan, John Abraham and others

The latest edition of celebrity spotting features Alia Bhatt, John Abraham, Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Daisy Shah and Soha Ali Khan.

Celeb spotting: Amitabh Bachchan, Shilpa Shetty and others

Amitabh Bachchan was seen at a photo exhibition in Mumbai. The photo exhibition was dedicated to the actor who turned 75 last year.

Taapsee Pannu, Ishaan Khatter and Kartik Aaryan snapped at 102 Not Out screening

Helmed by Umesh Shukla, the Amitabh Bachchan and Rishi Kapoor starrer 102 Not Out hits theatres on May 4. Taapsee Pannu, Ishaan Khatter and Rahul Dholakia were among the few who attended the special screening.

#ie100: Deepika Padukone ranks ahead of Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Shah Rukh Khan in list of most powerful Indians

Check out all the stars from Indian cinema who feature in the Indian Express Power List 2017 of 100 most powerful Indians.

Amitabh Bachchan Videos

26/11 Stories of Strength – A Rare Performance by Amitabh Bachchan

26/11 Stories of Strength – A Rare Performance by Amitabh Bachchan

26/11 Stories of Strength – A Rare Performance by Amitabh Bachchan

On November 26,The Indian Express hosted the third edition of 26/11 Stories of Strength, an initiative to honour survivors and their families. Nritarutya Dance Company performed on Vande Mataram as Amitabh Bachan’s voice emerges in the background.


26/11 Stories of Strength - Amitabh Bachchan Speech

On Nov 26, The Indian Express hosted the third edition of 26/11 Stories of Strength, an initiative to honour survivors and their families and to recount their stories of resilience in the face of grief and loss.

Thugs of Hindostan: Audience Review

Thugs of Hindostan, starring Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Sheikh, is the big Diwali release this year. Here's what the audience had to say after watching it.

All the winners of Kaun Banega Crorepati and what they are up to now

Amitabh Bachchan returned with the tenth season of KBC on Sony channel. The reality game show has given us several winners ever since it debuted on Indian television in 2000. Here are all the top winners of KBC and what they are doing today.