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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 pens poem after eye surgery, says 'I am without sight, but sightless not in my path'

March 04, 2021 11:40 am

In the poem Amitabh Bachchan writes that he is without sight, but not sightless in his path. The actor underwent an eye surgery recently and had said his sight is affected presently.

Amitabh Bachchan undergoes eye surgery, says another eye to go

March 02, 2021 8:42 am

Amitabh Bachchan gave the details of his medical condition that forced him to undergo eye surgery. The actor said the recovery process is slow and he is unable to read, write or see at present.

Amitabh Bachchan thanks fans after undergoing surgery: 'My gratitude and love for the concern'

March 01, 2021 9:02 am

Amitabh Bachchan underwent a surgery and has now thanked his fans for their good wishes and prayers. The actor had revealed the information on his blog.

Amitabh Bachchan has an update about Aishwarya Rai-Abhishek Bachchan: Family is busy on the sets

February 24, 2021 3:35 pm

Amitabh Bachchan, in this blog also lauded Abhishek Bachchan's script choices and noted how the actor had a fruitful 2020, with projects like Ludo and Breathe: Into the Shadows.

Chehre gets release date, Rhea Chakraborty missing from poster

February 24, 2021 8:45 am

Chehre makers chose to exclude Rhea Chakraborty from the poster and the official announcement note, despite the actor revealing her look from the film almost two years ago.

'Talent is hereditary': Amitabh Bachchan wishes Mohanlal's daughter for her new book

February 23, 2021 10:22 am

Vismaya Mohanlal's book 'Grains of Stardust' is a collection of her paintings and poetry, encompassing ideas of love, art and creativity. It was launched on February 14. 

Amitabh Bachchan's Jhund to release in June

February 20, 2021 12:07 pm

Jhund marks the Hindi directorial debut of Nagraj Manjule, best known for Marathi blockbuster Sairat and the critically-acclaimed 2013 drama Fandry.

There will be another day and you can start trying all over again: Amitabh Bachchan

February 18, 2021 4:44 pm

During a speech, Amitabh Bachchan spoke about how his father taught him to face challenges

Nagarjuna wraps shoot of Brahmastra, says 'can't wait for you guys to witness the outstanding world'

February 16, 2021 10:26 pm

Nagarjuna, who was last seen in Telugu film Manmadhudu 2, tweeted some clicks from the sets of Brahmastra while being all praise for the movie, and its cast and crew.

Amitabh Bachchan completes 52 years in Bollywood, says 'aaj hi ke din'

February 15, 2021 10:10 pm

Amitabh Bachchan remembered the day he signed his first film, Saat Hindustani, 52 years ago.


From Amitabh-Rekha to Prabhas-Anushka, 31 on-screen couples who changed the language of love

February 13, 2021 6:06 pm

Here's looking at all the iconic couples of Indian cinema.

24 celebrity photos you should not miss today

January 19, 2021 7:35 pm

Today's edition of celebrity photos features posts from Suhana Khan, Janhvi Kapoor, Ananya Panday, Amit Sadh, Amitabh Bachchan and Samantha Akkineni, among others.

5 pictures from Amitabh, Aishwarya, Abhishek and Jaya Bachchan's New Year celebration

January 01, 2021 2:34 pm

The Bachchans had an intimate New Year celebration at their Mumbai residence Jalsa.

16 celebrity photos you should not miss today

December 01, 2020 4:23 pm

Celeb photos of the day: Anushka Sharma, Kareena Kapoor, Nia Sharma, Mouni Roy, Kiara Advani, Nora Fatehi, Amitabh Bachchan, Maanayata Dutt, and a few others shared photos on their social media account today.

Amitabh Bachchan shoots with his family, see pictures

November 25, 2020 1:51 pm

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan recently shot for a project with his daughter Shweta and wife Jaya Bachchan. The actor posted the pictures on his blog.

29 celebrity pictures you should not miss today

November 10, 2020 9:41 am

Katrina Kaif, Sunny Leone, Ranveer Singh, Varun Dhawan, Malaika Arora, Sidharth Shukla, Kajal Aggarwal, Yami Gautam, Mahesh Babu, Mouni Roy, Shahid Kapoor and Ankita Lokhande among others shared photos on their social media accounts today.

15 celebrity pictures you should not miss today

November 08, 2020 7:33 am

Akshay Kumar, Amitabh Bachchan, Shahid Kapoor and Ranveer Singh among others shared photos on their respective social media handles.

KBC 12: Can you answer 13 questions faced by Komal Tukadiya?

October 13, 2020 2:43 pm

Komal Tukadiya from Jodhpur, Rajasthan took the hot seat on Kaun Banega Crorepati 12 on Monday. She managed to win Rs 12,50,000.

Amitabh Bachchan turns 78: Rare photos of Bollywood's Shehenshah

October 11, 2020 11:30 am

Today, on Amitabh Bachchan's 78th birthday, we bring to you some of his rare and unseen photos.

10 celebrity photos you should not miss today

October 10, 2020 3:51 pm

This edition of celebrity social media photos features Amitabh Bachchan, Rekha, Yami Gautam and Shehnaaz Gill among others.


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

June 22, 2020 6:09 pm

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

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

June 08, 2020 12:49 pm

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

June 22, 2020 6:10 pm

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

June 22, 2020 6:11 pm

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

June 22, 2020 6:17 pm

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.

Amitabh Bachchan’s full speech at 26/11 #StoriesOfStrength

June 08, 2020 12:25 pm

At the stories of strength event in 2008, Actor Amitabh Bachchan speaks on how we must recognise that to vilify a foe is no victory at all, to understand a foe is the first act of strength in resistance

Amitabh Bachchan Mourns Veteran Actor Om Puri's Death

June 22, 2020 7:14 pm

Amitabh Bachchan who has worked with the late actor Om Puri in several films like 'Baabul' 'Kyun ! Ho Gaya Na' and 'Lakshya' tweeted, "Shocked to learn of OM PURI Ji's passing just now.. a dear friend a lovable colleague and an exceptional talent .. in grief !"

Amitabh Bachchan, Tapsee Pannu Talk About Their Characters In Shoojit Sircar's Pink

June 08, 2020 11:53 am

Watch Amitabh Bachchan and Tapsee Pannu Talk About Their Characters In Shoojit Sircar's film Pink

Amitabh Bachchan At Pink Trailer Launch: I Want India To Be Free Of Rapes

June 08, 2020 11:51 am

At the trailer launch of the film Pink, Amitabh Bachchan expressed his wish of seeing a free India where rape crimes would be non-existent.