Abhishek Bachchan: News

Abhishek Bachchan is an Indian actor, producer, singer, voice-over artist, and an entrepreneur as well. He was born on February 5, 1976, to Bollywood icons Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan. His wife, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, is also a renowned actor. He made his film debut with the 2000 JP Dutta directorial ‘Refugee’. Owner of the production company Saraswati Entertainment, Bachchan's first film as a producer was R Balki's National Award-winning comedy-drama, 'Paa' (2009). Known for his versatile acting style, he has done more than 70 films. Some of the films where he donned the role of an actor include 'Yuva' (2004), the 'Dhoom' franchise, ‘Sarkar’ (2005), 'Bluffmaster!' (2005), 'Guru' (2007), 'Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna' (2006), 'Paa' (2009), and 'Happy New Year' (2014), among others. He was also listed in the ‘Time Magazine’ in 2007 as one of the most influential Indians along with Amitabh and Aishwarya. He also ventured into the music world by rapping for 'Right Here Right Now' from ‘Bluffmaster!’.

19 Jun 2024

Shoojit Sircar

Abhishek Bachchan purchases six apartments in Borivali! Check price tag

Famed Bollywood actor, Abhishek Bachchan, has reportedly invested in six apartments located in the Borivali area of Mumbai.

15 Jun 2024

Amitabh Bachchan

International rendition of Abhishek's 'Dus Bahane' gets shout-out from Amitabh

Legendary superstar Amitabh Bachchan recently used social media to express his admiration for his son, actor Abhishek Bachchan.

08 Jun 2024

Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan teases new collaboration with Abhishek Bachchan

Indian cinema titan Amitabh Bachchan recently shared photos on his blog and X (formerly Twitter) with his son, actor Abhishek Bachchan, hinting at a new joint project.

29 May 2024


Shabana Azmi reflects on working with Om Puri in 'Patang'

In a recent interview with Zoom, veteran Bollywood actor Shabana Azmi shared her experiences working on the film Patang (1993).

06 May 2024

Akshay Kumar

Abhishek Bachchan joins Akshay-Riteish in Sajid Nadiadwala's 'Housefull 5'

Sajid Nadiadwala's Housefull 5 has further expanded its cast ensemble.

Will Aishwarya join 'What the Hell Navya'? Navya Naveli reveals

Gen Z entrepreneur and podcast host, Navya Naveli Nanda, has recently expressed her interest in diversifying the guest list for her podcast What the Hell Navya.

21 Mar 2024

Shoojit Sircar

Shoojit Sircar's next starring Abhishek Bachchan gets short teaser 

National Award-winning filmmaker Shoojit Sircar is one of the most sought-after directors in India and is known for his distinct and gripping storytelling. His films have layers and a strong social commentary too.

16 Mar 2024

Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Bachchan debunks health rumors, calls them 'fake news'

The nation held its breath on Friday as reports surfaced of legendary superstar Amitabh Bachchan being admitted to hospital.

04 Mar 2024

Ranbir Kapoor

Aaradhya, Jeh, Taimur: Kids who stole spotlight at Anant-Radhika's pre-wedding

Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant's pre-wedding celebrations—spanning Friday to Sunday—transpired at Jamnagar, Gujarat.

03 Mar 2024

Amitabh Bachchan

Anant-Radhika pre-wedding day 3: Bachchan family to be in attendance 

Almost the entire Bollywood, particularly the A-list celebrities, are currently in Jamnagar, Gujarat, for the pre-wedding festivities of Anant Ambani and Radhika Merchant.

05 Feb 2024

Happy Birthday

Abhishek Bachchan's birthday: Explore behind-the-scenes trivia from actor's films, childhood

With over 70 films under his belt, Abhishek Bachchan is a cinematic force to reckon with.

09 Jan 2024

Happy Birthday

Happy birthday, Farah Khan: Revisiting her unfiltered tidbits on celebrities

In Bollywood, one name stands out as the master of all trades and that is Farah Khan Kunder.

29 Dec 2023

Shah Rukh Khan

Has Shah Rukh Khan been offered 'Dhoom 4'? Find out

Social media has been abuzz of late with rumors claiming Shah Rukh Khan was approached for Aditya Chopra's Dhoom 4.

20 Dec 2023


'Dhoom 3' turns 10; Abhishek Bachchan posts throwback photographs

Dhoom franchise is probably one of the most iconic action franchises in Bollywood. Ever since Dhoom 3, the ardent fans are eagerly waiting for Yash Raj Films to revamp the franchise.

07 Dec 2023

Bollywood Life

'The Archies': Amitabh Bachchan wishes Agastya Nanda, the Gen-Z way

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, recently took to Instagram to express his heartfelt support for his grandson, Agastya Nanda, who is making his acting debut in The Archies.

30 Nov 2023


'Sam Bahadur' special screening: Top actors, directors praise Vicky Kaushal

Sam Bahadur is set to capture the theaters and the hearts of viewers with its awe-inspiring story. As per the trailer, the biopic promises to project Vicky Kaushal in a never-before-seen avatar.

30 Nov 2023


Amitabh Bachchan blesses Abhishek-Agastya, shares 'Sam Bahadur' screening photos

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is a pillar in the Indian entertainment industry. The multi-faceted actor is known for his well-articulated social media posts, too.

20 Nov 2023


Sanjay Gadhvi's funeral: Tabu-Sonu Nigam attend 'Dhoom' director's last rites

Acclaimed director Sanjay Gadhvi, celebrated for helming the first two installments of Dhoom, died on Sunday aged 57 due to a heart attack.

19 Nov 2023


'You believed in me': Abhishek Bachchan mourns 'Dhoom' director's death

Acclaimed director Sanjay Gadhvi, best known for the action films Dhoom and Dhoom 2, unfortunately passed away aged 57 on Sunday due to a heart attack, per reports.

03 Nov 2023

OTT releases

'Ghoomer': Abhishek-Saiyami's sports drama gets OTT release date

Ghoomer starring Abhishek Bachchan and Saiyami Kher in lead roles garnered praise in the film festival circuit. However, it fell flat on its face on the commercial front.

24 Oct 2023


Director Dharmesh Darshan's unfiltered take on Karisma-Abhishek's relationship, 'Mela's setback

Dharmesh Darshan, the acclaimed director known for creating box office hits such as Raja Hindustani and Dhadkan, recently revisited his cinematic journey in an interview with Lehren Retro.

24 Oct 2023

Bishan Singh Bedi

Angad Bedi pays tribute to father Bishan in heartfelt eulogy

Renowned cricket icon Bishan Singh Bedi (77) died on Monday following a prolonged spell of illness.

24 Oct 2023


Dussehra special: 'Raavan' to 'Lanka Dahan'—Ramayana film adaptations to watch

The Hindu mythological epic Ramayana has inspired numerous plays, novels, poems, films, and music for decades now.

03 Oct 2023

Happy Birthday

Happy birthday, JP Dutta: Revisiting filmmaker's iconic war, historical films

JP Dutta, a name synonymous with patriotic period and war films, stands as a cinematic genius in Bollywood.

02 Oct 2023


Did Abhishek Bachchan hint at 'Bob Biswas,' 'Jaane Jaan' collaboration?

Abhishek Bachchan on Monday took to social media to laud Sujoy Ghosh's latest Netflix film, Jaane Jaan, and shared his admiration for its team.

24 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Ghoomer 2' crashes with no signs of revival

Abhishek Bachchan is one of those actors in Bollywood who has aged like a fine wine. The actor had a tumultuous career in the first half and now he is choosing the right scripts.

22 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Ghoomer' fails to breach the Rs. 5 crore mark

Saiyami Kher is one of the most underrated actors in Bollywood and she proves the same yet again with her recent release Ghoomer. The actor delivered an impeccable performance alongside Abhishek Bachchan and the film received acclaim in the festival circuit too.

21 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: Abhishek Bachchan's 'Ghoomer' fails to create impact

Abhishek Bachchan is one of those actors in Bollywood who found his pitch quite late. The movie star had a tumultuous career until he took a break and now has emerged as a better actor.

19 Aug 2023

Saiyami Kher

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Ghoomer' fizzles out, makes less than Rs. 1cr

Abhishek Bachchan and Saiyami Kher starrer Ghoomer has fizzled out at the box office on its opening day, reportedly earning less than Rs. 1cr.

18 Aug 2023

Movie Review

#GhoomerReview: Barring pulsating climax, film fails to reach full potential

R Balki's Ghoomer is a classic case of a novel, hitherto-unexplored idea dying a slow death onscreen due to sluggish screenplay, repetitive scenes, and a mechanical, stilted tone that defines the entire film.

18 Aug 2023

R Balki

R Balki's 'Ghoomer': This legendary Olympic medalist inspired sports drama  

R Balki's Ghoomer is out in the theaters on Friday and has Abhishek Bachchan essaying the role of a coach, while Saiyami Kher plays a specially-abled cricketer who loses her dominant hand in an accident.

04 Aug 2023


Abhishek Bachchan shines in R Balki's 'Ghoomer' trailer

Abhishek Bachchan 2.0 has been a revelation for Indian cinephiles and the recently released trailer of Ghoomer is just another testament to the same. The upcoming sports drama has been in the buzz for some time and is slated to premiere at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM 2023) in August.

31 Jul 2023


Saiyami Kher-Abhishek Bachchan's 'Ghoomer' posters out; release date inside

R Balki's upcoming directorial Ghoomer is in the buzz for quite some time. The film is on its festival run and now the makers have revealed its theatrical release date. The sports drama is slated to release on August 18.

Saiyami Kher-Abhishek Bachchan's 'Ghoomer' to premiere at IFFM 2023

The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) is one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world showcasing Indian cinema. Reports are rife that R Balki's upcoming directorial Ghoomer is set to premiere at the coveted festival.

06 Jul 2023


Angad Bedi-Saiyami Kher's chemistry seems mesmerizing in new 'Ghoomer' photograph

R Balki is one of the most adept directors and is currently in buzz after the release of Lust Stories 2. The director is now teaming up with Angad Bedi and Saiyami Kher for Ghoomer.

14 Jun 2023


Sanjay Leela Bhansali confirms Abhishek Bachchan in Sahir Ludhianvi biopic

Sanjay Leela Bhansali is one of the most renowned auteurs in the world, known for his distinct style of storytelling. The filmmaker is known for tapping the unexplored potential of various actors.

28 May 2023

Suniel Shetty

Suniel Shetty opens up on unforgettable encounters with Mumbai underworld

Suniel Shetty is a name that needs no introduction!

28 May 2023

OTT releases

Abhishek Bachchan-Nimrat KaurYami Gautam starrer 'Dasvi' to reportedly get sequel

Comedy drama Dasvi, headlined by Abhishek Bachchan, Nimrat Kaur, and Yami Gautam Dhar, was released directly on Netflix and JioCinema last year.

27 May 2023


IIFA 2023: 5 best green carpet moments including Salman-Vicky's hug

For the second time in a row, Abu Dhabi is hosting the International Indian Film Academy Awards, also popularly known as the IIFA Awards.

25 May 2023

OTT releases

Ajay Devgn's 'Bholaa' streaming on OTT rent-free now

Ajay Devgn is a bonafide superstar of the '90s. The actor is known for striking a balance between commercially viable movies and critically acclaimed films.

30 Apr 2023


Why Abhishek Bachchan's feminist remark is winning hearts on Twitter

Abhishek Bachchan often keeps winning hearts on Twitter due to his heartwarming and humble responses.