Amitabh Bachchan

Amitabh Harivansh Rai Shrivastava Bachchan was born to a prominent poet, Harivansh Rai Bachchan in the year 1942. He is one of the most recognized and respected actor in the Indian as well as International Film industry. He made his Film debut in the year 1969 and since then hasn’t stopped and went on to win the Padma Vibhushan in 2015.

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What did Amitabh say when Abhishek wanted to quit Bollywood

12 Apr 2021

What did Amitabh say when Abhishek wanted to quit Bollywood

Abhishek Bachchan, whose new movie The Big Bull is making headlines, recently revealed he had once thought of quitting Bollywood.

COVID-19 scare: Ajay Devgn puts 'Mayday's final schedule on hold

11 Apr 2021

COVID-19 scare: Ajay Devgn puts 'Mayday's final schedule on hold

Ajay Devgn has decided to put the shoot of his upcoming thriller Mayday on hold in view of the worrying coronavirus situation.

Happy Birthday Jaya Bachchan: Some interesting facts about Bollywood's 'Guddi'

09 Apr 2021

Happy Birthday Jaya Bachchan: Some interesting facts about Bollywood's 'Guddi'

Actress-turned-politician Jaya Bachchan may have been missing from the silver screen for many years now but it is impossible to forget her body of work.

'The Intern' brings back 'Piku' co-stars Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan

05 Apr 2021

'The Intern' brings back 'Piku' co-stars Deepika Padukone, Amitabh Bachchan

The first-look poster of The Intern got released today, which was shared by both Amitabh Bachchan and Deepika Padukone, the lead actors.

Amitabh Bachchan gets his first dose of coronavirus vaccine

02 Apr 2021

Amitabh Bachchan gets his first dose of coronavirus vaccine

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan received his first dose of the coronavirus vaccine on Thursday, he informed on social media. The veteran actor revealed that he is doing fine.

Makers postpone the release of 'Chehre' due to coronavirus surge

30 Mar 2021

Makers postpone the release of 'Chehre' due to coronavirus surge

Another Bollywood release has been pushed back due to surging COVID-19 cases. Today, the makers of Chehre released a statement informing that the movie will no longer release on April 9.

Prabhas, Deepika Padukone's film will be released in English too

25 Mar 2021

Prabhas, Deepika Padukone's film will be released in English too

Nag Ashwin's next starring Prabhas, Deepika Padukone, and Amitabh Bachchan is going to be released in English too.

Amitabh Bachchan awarded by Scorsese, Nolan; praises modern technology

20 Mar 2021

Amitabh Bachchan awarded by Scorsese, Nolan; praises modern technology

Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan was honored with an international award on Friday.

Will Amitabh Bachchan essay Rishi Kapoor's role in 'The Intern'?

19 Mar 2021

Will Amitabh Bachchan essay Rishi Kapoor's role in 'The Intern'?

The team of actress Deepika Padukone's The Intern, which was announced in January 2020, might have found an actor to fill late Rishi Kapoor's shoes.

'Chehre' trailer: Rhea Chakraborty finally makes an appearance

18 Mar 2021

'Chehre' trailer: Rhea Chakraborty finally makes an appearance

The trailer of Amitabh Bachchan, Emraan Hashmi-starrer Chehre has dropped and we have a promising tale on our hands.

Why is #RippedJeans trending on Indian Twitter?

18 Mar 2021

Why is #RippedJeans trending on Indian Twitter?

Indian Twitter users have decided to school Uttarakhand Chief Minister Tirath Singh Rawat for his comments on women wearing ripped jeans.

Amitabh Bachchan undergoes second eye surgery, is recovering well

15 Mar 2021

Amitabh Bachchan undergoes second eye surgery, is recovering well

Actor Amitabh Bachchan announced on Sunday that he has undergone another eye surgery.

Like poster, Rhea Chakraborty missing from 'Chehre' teaser

11 Mar 2021

Like poster, Rhea Chakraborty missing from 'Chehre' teaser

On Thursday, the makers of Chehre dropped a 45-second-long teaser of the movie and actress Rhea Chakraborty remained missing from the clip, just like she was nowhere to be seen on the poster.

Amitabh Bachchan becomes first Indian celebrity to receive FIAF award

10 Mar 2021

Amitabh Bachchan becomes first Indian celebrity to receive FIAF award

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has added another feather to his hat as he will be felicitated with an award by the International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF).

Big B undergoes eye surgery, asks fans to excuse typos

01 Mar 2021

Big B undergoes eye surgery, asks fans to excuse typos

Amitabh Bachchan just went under the knife for an eye-related issue.

Amitabh Bachchan hints at undergoing surgery for a medical condition

28 Feb 2021

Amitabh Bachchan hints at undergoing surgery for a medical condition

Superstar Amitabh Bachchan has informed his fans that he is going through some medical condition that needs surgery.

'Oonchai:' Sooraj Barjatya's film with Amitabh Bachchan gets a name

24 Feb 2021

'Oonchai:' Sooraj Barjatya's film with Amitabh Bachchan gets a name

Noted filmmaker Sooraj Barjatya has roped in megastar Amitabh Bachchan for a movie, which will also feature Boman Irani.

Maharashtra Congress threatens to halt Big B, Akshay's film shoots

18 Feb 2021

Maharashtra Congress threatens to halt Big B, Akshay's film shoots

The Maharashtra Congress chief has lashed out at top film stars such as Amitabh Bachchan and Akshay Kumar because of their silence on the rising fuel prices.

Not joining Bollywood, Bachchan's granddaughter has other career plans

17 Feb 2021

Not joining Bollywood, Bachchan's granddaughter has other career plans

Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan's granddaughter Navya Naveli Nanda is all set to start her career, but unlike expected, it is not going to be with the movies.

16 years of 'Black': Here are some lesser-known facts

04 Feb 2021

16 years of 'Black': Here are some lesser-known facts

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 2005 movie Black was a path-breaking Bollywood hit, that made way for unconventional storytelling.

'Thank God': Sidharth Malhotra shares his cop avatar

01 Feb 2021

'Thank God': Sidharth Malhotra shares his cop avatar

Sidharth Malhotra looks dapper in his first look from the upcoming movie Thank God.

Aamir to team with RS Prasanna for a sports film?

29 Jan 2021

Aamir to team with RS Prasanna for a sports film?

Bollywood star Aamir Khan is in talks with Shubh Mangal Saavdhan director RS Prasanna for a sports film, according to reports.

Want to run away: Bachchan begins shooting for 'MayDay'

28 Jan 2021

Want to run away: Bachchan begins shooting for 'MayDay'

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who recently wrapped up work on the TV game show Kaun Banega Crorepati, has kick-started shooting for Ajay Devgn's upcoming movie MayDay.

'KBC 12' grand finale to salute Kargil War heroes

22 Jan 2021

'KBC 12' grand finale to salute Kargil War heroes

Despite the various challenges brought by the coronavirus pandemic, popular television game show Kaun Benega Crorepati returned for another successful season last year.

HC disposes plea to remove Bachchan's voice from caller tune

18 Jan 2021

HC disposes plea to remove Bachchan's voice from caller tune

The Delhi High Court has dismissed a Public Interest Litigation (PIL) seeking the removal of Amitabh Bachchan's voice from the COVID-19 caller tune.

COVID-19 caller tune featuring Bachchan's voice is being replaced

15 Jan 2021

COVID-19 caller tune featuring Bachchan's voice is being replaced

Ahead of the COVID-19 vaccination drive in India, the voice lent by Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan for the coronavirus public service announcement on phone calls has been replaced with a new one starting Thursday.

'Death in Bollywood': BBC releases documentary on Jiah Khan's suicide

12 Jan 2021

'Death in Bollywood': BBC releases documentary on Jiah Khan's suicide

BBC has released a three-episode documentary series titled Death in Bollywood, revolving around the mysterious death of actor Jiah Khan in 2013.

Big B celebrates 45 million Twitter followers with vintage picture

09 Jan 2021

Big B celebrates 45 million Twitter followers with vintage picture

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan today clocked 45 million (4.5 crore) followers on the social media giant Twitter.

Rhea Chakraborty should get a fair trial, says Rumi Jaffery

08 Jan 2021

Rhea Chakraborty should get a fair trial, says Rumi Jaffery

Actor Rhea Chakraborty had a tumultuous last year after the tragic death of her boyfriend, fellow actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

Petition filed to remove Bachchan's voice from COVID-19 caller tune

07 Jan 2021

Petition filed to remove Bachchan's voice from COVID-19 caller tune

A Public Interest Litigation or PIL has been filed in the Delhi High Court seeking the removal of the Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan's voice from the caller tune on precautions against the coronavirus.

Shah Rukh Khan to grace 26th Kolkata film festival inauguration

07 Jan 2021

Shah Rukh Khan to grace 26th Kolkata film festival inauguration

The ongoing coronavirus health crisis has put a halt to almost everything, with top film festivals and various cultural activities facing the brunt of the pandemic.

Janhvi Kapoor buys plush new home worth Rs. 39 crore

05 Jan 2021

Janhvi Kapoor buys plush new home worth Rs. 39 crore

Bollywood actor Janhvi Kapoor has recently bought an expensive property in an upscale area in Mumbai, several reports said.

Time in jail has crushed Rhea Chakraborty's morale: Rumi Jaffery

31 Dec 2020

Time in jail has crushed Rhea Chakraborty's morale: Rumi Jaffery

Filmmaker Rumi Jaffery recently talked about his friend, actor Rhea Chakraborty, and disclosed that the jail experience has completely changed her.

Ranbir and Alia are not getting engaged today: Randhir Kapoor

30 Dec 2020

Ranbir and Alia are not getting engaged today: Randhir Kapoor

As Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt jet off together to Ranthambore with their families to celebrate the New Year, rumors of their engagement started doing the rounds online.

Superstar Rajinikanth is progressing well, say hospital authorities

26 Dec 2020

Superstar Rajinikanth is progressing well, say hospital authorities

Actor and politician Rajinikanth, who was admitted to a hospital yesterday over "severe fluctuations" in his blood pressure, is now progressing well, said the hospital authorities in a medical bulletin.

Would be married to Alia if not for pandemic: Ranbir

24 Dec 2020

Would be married to Alia if not for pandemic: Ranbir

Actor Ranbir Kapoor has finally opened up about his wedding plans with his girlfriend and fellow actor Alia Bhatt.

Ayushmann Khurrana announces new film titled 'Doctor G'

22 Dec 2020

Ayushmann Khurrana announces new film titled 'Doctor G'

Actor Ayushmann Khurrana is all set to play the role of a doctor in his upcoming film titled Doctor G.

Big B remembers mother Teji Bachchan on death anniversary

21 Dec 2020

Big B remembers mother Teji Bachchan on death anniversary

Penning a soulful tribute to his mother Teji Bachchan on her 13th death anniversary today, Amitabh Bachchan said her blessings continue to be with the family.

Sonu Sood, Shraddha Kapoor named 'Hottest Vegetarians' by PETA

18 Dec 2020

Sonu Sood, Shraddha Kapoor named 'Hottest Vegetarians' by PETA

Bollywood actors Sonu Sood and Shraddha Kapoor have been named the hottest vegetarian celebrities for 2020 by PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals) India.

Kanika Kapoor, Rhea Chakraborty among 2020's most googled personalities

11 Dec 2020

Kanika Kapoor, Rhea Chakraborty among 2020's most googled personalities

With the new year just around the corner, it's time to look back at how this year unfolded.