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.

Timelines
'Ponmagal Vandhal' leaked online before its premiere on Amazon Prime

29 May 2020

'Ponmagal Vandhal' leaked online before its premiere on Amazon Prime

Jyothika-starrer highly-anticipated Tamil movie Ponmagal Vandhal faced a huge trouble as it was leaked online even before its premiere on an OTT platform.

'Coronavirus' trailer: Ram Gopal Varma's dreary take on the pandemic

27 May 2020

'Coronavirus' trailer: Ram Gopal Varma's dreary take on the pandemic

If there is one person you can expect to come up (quickly) with a dreary take on a situation that has already caused distress all across the globe, it has to be Ram Gopal Varma.

'Gulabo Sitabo' trailer: Bachchan, Khurrana offer a wacky slice-of-life comedy

22 May 2020

'Gulabo Sitabo' trailer: Bachchan, Khurrana offer a wacky slice-of-life comedy

The first official trailer of Shoojit Sircar's highly-anticipated movie Gulabo Sitabo is here.

Actor Mouni Roy stranded in UAE for two months

22 May 2020

Actor Mouni Roy stranded in UAE for two months

Many people around the world are facing an unprecedented predicament due to the coronavirus pandemic and the ensuing lockdown.

After 'Ghoomketu', Nawazuddin-starrer 'Bole Chudiyan' to also release digitally?

21 May 2020

After 'Ghoomketu', Nawazuddin-starrer 'Bole Chudiyan' to also release digitally?

As theaters across the country remain indefinitely shuttered in wake of the coronavirus pandemic, more and more producers are eyeing a direct-to-digital release for their films.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui, family quarantined at home after reaching Muzaffarnagar

18 May 2020

Nawazuddin Siddiqui, family quarantined at home after reaching Muzaffarnagar

Bollywood actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui and his family were placed under home quarantine for 14 days at their residence in Budhana in Muzaffarnagar district (Uttar Pradesh).

These 7 new movies will soon release on Prime Video

17 May 2020

These 7 new movies will soon release on Prime Video

Someone's fortune is another's misfortune.

Why are film producers and theaters at loggerheads?

15 May 2020

Why are film producers and theaters at loggerheads?

The film business, much like the entire world right now, is a hullabaloo of uncertainty and anxiety.

Theater owners angry over digital release of 'Gulabo Sitabo'

15 May 2020

Theater owners angry over digital release of 'Gulabo Sitabo'

As theaters remain indefinitely shuttered due to the coronavirus pandemic, producers are eyeing newer ways to keep their projects afloat.

What Amitabh Bachchan said about 'Gulabo Sitabo' going digital

14 May 2020

What Amitabh Bachchan said about 'Gulabo Sitabo' going digital

Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer Gulabo Sitabo has become the first big-ticket Bollywood outing to be released directly on a digital platform, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic.

Amitabh-Ayushmann's 'Gulabo Sitabo' to release on Amazon Prime this June

14 May 2020

Amitabh-Ayushmann's 'Gulabo Sitabo' to release on Amazon Prime this June

Amazon Prime India just made its biggest movie acquisition till now.

Amitabh Bachchan remembers 'Don', as the classic clocks 42 years

12 May 2020

Amitabh Bachchan remembers 'Don', as the classic clocks 42 years

There have been a few movies as iconic as Don.

'Ludo' and 'Jhund' to release directly on Amazon Prime?

11 May 2020

'Ludo' and 'Jhund' to release directly on Amazon Prime?

The pandemic is bringing some unforeseen changes in the movie business.

Amid lockdown, Ranbir, Alia-starrer 'Brahmastra' lands in London

06 May 2020

Amid lockdown, Ranbir, Alia-starrer 'Brahmastra' lands in London

Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt-starrer Brahmastra has been in the making for last two years.

Ayushmann Khurrana recalls his casting couch experience

04 May 2020

Ayushmann Khurrana recalls his casting couch experience

Ayushmann Khurrana is one of the most bankable stars in Bollywood right now, with as many as seven back-to-back hits to boast of.

Amitabh Bachchan announces 'KBC 12', registrations to begin this month

03 May 2020

Amitabh Bachchan announces 'KBC 12', registrations to begin this month

India's favorite game show is back!

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's five most smashing looks

03 May 2020

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's five most smashing looks

Former Miss World and Bollywood diva, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, needs no introduction.

Rishi Kapoor: 10 memorable movies you can stream right away

30 Apr 2020

Rishi Kapoor: 10 memorable movies you can stream right away

We all have our distinct set of vivid memories from Rishi Kapoor's rich filmography.

Rishi Kapoor no more: Bollywood mourns its darling 'Chintu'

30 Apr 2020

Rishi Kapoor no more: Bollywood mourns its darling 'Chintu'

Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor will be remembered for a lot of things — his body of work, the songs of his movies, the effortless romance, and his smile. Always exuding warmth, even when he wasn't happy, Rishi's loss will ensure Bollywood never remains the same again.

Veteran Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor passes away at 67

30 Apr 2020

Veteran Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor passes away at 67

In a terrible piece of news, veteran Bollywood actor Rishi Kapoor passed away on Thursday, hours after being hospitalized.

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

29 Apr 2020

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

Irrfan Khan did not merely act in movies. He got under the skin of his characters, he breathed and lived them.

RIP Irrfan Khan: Film personalities and politicians pay tribute

29 Apr 2020

RIP Irrfan Khan: Film personalities and politicians pay tribute

One of the finest actors that the Indian soil has ever produced and arguably the best in contemporary Bollywood, the maverick, the ever-humble and the fighter Irrfan Khan has left us.

Bollywood producer Karim Morani diagnosed with COVID-19

08 Apr 2020

Bollywood producer Karim Morani diagnosed with COVID-19

Bollywood producer Karim Morani has tested positive for the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), his brother Aly Morani confirmed to media.

'Family': India's biggest stars come together for made-at-home short film

07 Apr 2020

'Family': India's biggest stars come together for made-at-home short film

Films do not know any boundaries.

Bollywood producer Karim Morani's daughter tests positive for coronavirus

06 Apr 2020

Bollywood producer Karim Morani's daughter tests positive for coronavirus

Bollywood producer Karim Morani's daughter Shaza has tested positive for the novel coronavirus disease (COVID-19), reports said on Monday.

#LockdownRecommendations: Rajesh Khanna's never-dying classic 'Anand'

30 Mar 2020

#LockdownRecommendations: Rajesh Khanna's never-dying classic 'Anand'

In its entirely, Anand is not too optimistic, not unreasonably so at least.

Amitabh Bachchan spreads fake news about coronavirus, again

26 Mar 2020

Amitabh Bachchan spreads fake news about coronavirus, again

Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday urged citizens to neither spread false information nor fall for fake news related to coronavirus, but perhaps, Bollywood's megastar Amitabh Bachchan didn't get the memo.

Amitabh Bachchan, Katrina to come together for Vikas Bahl's next

24 Mar 2020

Amitabh Bachchan, Katrina to come together for Vikas Bahl's next

While Bollywood is in a shutdown mode due to the coronavirus pandemic, we have some good news for fans.

Coronavirus: Amitabh Bachchan shares misinformation; gets schooled

23 Mar 2020

Coronavirus: Amitabh Bachchan shares misinformation; gets schooled

At such a crucial time when feelings of anxiety and panic have engulfed the entire world, we are not only fighting the novel coronavirus pandemic but also the rampant myths and misinformation that surround the deadly disease.

Five famous fashion designers of India

11 Mar 2020

Five famous fashion designers of India

India is blessed with immensely talented designers who render exemplary designs to our fashion circuit.

The Holi playlist for added fun, unlimited cheer

04 Mar 2020

The Holi playlist for added fun, unlimited cheer

Songs are as integral a part of Holi as colors, and Bollywood has made sure we never run out of them.

Amitabh Bachchan is mighty impressed by the 'scintillating' Alia Bhatt

29 Feb 2020

Amitabh Bachchan is mighty impressed by the 'scintillating' Alia Bhatt

Big B is all praises for the younger generation of Bollywood. After saying great things about his Brahmastra co-star Ranbir Kapoor, veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan took to social media once again, this time to appreciate Alia Bhatt, calling her "effervescent" and "supremely talented".

Donald Trump mentions 'DDLJ' and 'Sholay' in speech

24 Feb 2020

Donald Trump mentions 'DDLJ' and 'Sholay' in speech

On his maiden trip to India as the President of United States, Donald Trump brought up topics such as Bollywood and cricket, clearly to forge a connection with the Indian milieu.

Amar Singh says he regrets his overreaction against Bachchan

19 Feb 2020

Amar Singh says he regrets his overreaction against Bachchan

Once close friends, former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh and actor Amitabh Bachchan, infamously grew apart in the last few years.

Here's why Ranbir and Alia missed Armaan Jain's mehendi ceremony

02 Feb 2020

Here's why Ranbir and Alia missed Armaan Jain's mehendi ceremony

It was a starry Saturday night affair in Mumbai as actor Armaan Jain and his fiancee Anissa Malhotra hosted a grand mehendi ceremony that marked the presence of many Bollywood celebrities.

'Jhund': Nagraj Manjule, Amitabh Bachchan's film's teaser out

21 Jan 2020

'Jhund': Nagraj Manjule, Amitabh Bachchan's film's teaser out

The first official teaser trailer of acclaimed Marathi filmmaker Nagraj Manjule and Amitabh Bachchan's upcoming sports drama film Jhund is out.

Rishi Kapoor's sister Ritu Nanda passes away at 71

14 Jan 2020

Rishi Kapoor's sister Ritu Nanda passes away at 71

The daughter of veteran Bollywood actor Raj Kapoor, Ritu Nanda, passed away this morning at the age of 71.

No song and dance sequences in Sanjay Bhansali's 'Gangubai Kathiawadi'?

13 Jan 2020

No song and dance sequences in Sanjay Bhansali's 'Gangubai Kathiawadi'?

It is hard to think of a Sanjay Leela Bhansali film without picturing extravagant sets and heavy costumes.

8 Bollywood films to look forward to in 2020

04 Jan 2020

8 Bollywood films to look forward to in 2020

Given the stage set by 2018 in terms of exciting content-driven cinema, 2019 was a boring and disappointing year for Bollywood films. With a pool of shoddy biopics and cringeworthy comedies, the year 2019 was rather unremarkable.

My hero: Abhishek congratulates Amitabh for Dadasaheb Phalke award

30 Dec 2019

My hero: Abhishek congratulates Amitabh for Dadasaheb Phalke award

On Sunday, actor Abhishek Bachchan took to his Instagram to pen a heartfelt note for father and veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan after the latter was conferred with the prestigious Dadasaheb Phalke award.