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Sridevi is no more, dies of cardiac arrest in Dubai - Janta Ka Reporter

Legendary Bollywood actor Sridevi has died of cardiac arrest in Dubai, reported Filmfare magazine. The 55-year-old actor was in Dubai with husband Boney Kapoor and daughter Khushi to attend a family wedding. Also Read: Pahlaj Nihalani blames Smriti ...

Congress thanks Amitabh Bachchan for Twitter follows - The Asian Age

Lucknow: They may be reading more into it than is necessary, but Congressmen in Allahabad are elated over the fact that superstar Amitabh Bachchan has started following top Congress leaders on the Twitter. The local party leaders see this as a thawing ...

Amitabh Bachchan makes a dapper appearance at an event; Ranveer Singh waves out to the paparazzi - PINKVILLA

Amitabh Bachchan was today clicked at a book launch event in the city. Ranveer Singh, on the other hand, looked handsome as he exited a recording studio. Check out the photos. Written By Pallavi Singh Mumbai Published: February 24, 2018 11:53 pm 6371 ...

Serving London original Indian fare - The New Indian Express

As we started our conversation with Uttam Tripathy of Potli—an Indian restaurant in London—we were reminded of the film Cheeni Kum. Remember, how the movie starts off with the fiercely proud owner of an Indian restaurant, Amitabh Bachchan, boasting ...

When Amitabh Bachchan literally mistook Ranbir Kapoor for Sanjay Dutt - Zee News

When Amitabh Bachchan literally mistook Ranbir Kapoor for Sanjay Dutt. Amitabh Bachchan is one actor from the film industry who is known to laud young talent for the portrayal of a role on the big scrceen. And the latest from the industry to win his ...

Amitabh Bachchan impressed with Ranbir Kapoor in Dutt biopic - BizAsia

Amitabh Bachchan is one of the first to get a glimpse of Sanjay Dutt's biopic, in which Ranbir Kapoor will be seen playing the titular role. Bombay Times reported the Bollywood legend being stunned with his Kapoor's performance, so much so, he thought ...

Amitabh Bachchan records song for 102 Not Out - indiablooms

Mumbai, Feb 24 (IBNS): Apart from acting, actor Amitabh Bachchan is known for entertaining his fans by singing in numerous movies like Baghban. Recently, he shared that he sung a song for his upcoming movie 102 Not Out. The movie also features actor ...

Amitabh Bachchan raps for his new song. - The Bollywood Ticket

This year we have already seen 2 spectacular looks of Amitabh Bachchan. One for 'Thug of Hindostan' and another for '102 Not Out'. And now he is out to give more surprises. While we already know Amitabhji is a very good Singer and he has already Sung ...

Amitabh Bachchan turns music composer, arranger for the first time in 102 Not Out - Cinestaan.com

Actor Amitabh Bachchan has turned into a music composer for the first time in his 49-year-old film career. This is for a rap song in his upcoming film, 102 Not Out, where he is paired alongside another veteran actor, Rishi Kapoor. Bachchan has also ...

'The process of recording songs has become more complicated now', says Amitabh Bachchan - CanIndia News

Amitabh Bachchan, who has recorded a song titled “Badumba” for his upcoming film “102 Not Out”. He wrote on his blog, “The entire concept of recording songs has changed. From being complicated several years ago, it is now even more complicated as the ...

Sanjay Dutt biopic: Interesting facts about the Ranbir Kapoor starrer - Times of India (satire) (blog)

One of 2018's most anticipated films is Rajkumar Hirani's Dutt biopic based on the life and times of Bollywood's Khalnayak Sanjay Dutt, portrayed by Ranbir Kapoor. Ever since the first look of RK's character went viral, fans couldn't stop gushing about ...

Jaya Bachchan dance goes viral - Emirates 24|7

Veteran actress Jaya Bachchan, wife of Amitabh Bachchan is always seen as a reticent woman in past many years. But the internet has been taken by storm by her dancing at actor Mohit Marwah's wedding. Mohit has appeared in only two films – Fugly and ...

Dr.Fixit shows how to prevent a leaky house - Indiantelevision.com

MUMBAI: Most people believe that waterproofing their roof is enough for a leak free home. Dr.Fixit, from the house of Pidilite, has launched a new TVC campaign featuring legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan. The TVC aims to create awareness among home ...

Amitabh Bachchan Records A New Song For Upcoming Film - Movie Talkies

bigb-song-2 It is no secret that Amitabh Bachchan is very active on social media platforms. The megastar often uses blogging as a platform to convey his thoughts. Amitabh recently recorded a song titled Badumba for his upcoming movie 102 Not Out. The ...

Watch: Amitabh Bachchan turns rapper for '102 Not Out' - The Statesman

Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan can do it all and recently he rapped a song for his upcoming film 102 Not Out. The actor had earlier announced that he would be lending his voice to a song in the film and now the surprise is out. Big B took to ...

Brahmastra shooting begins today, features Alia Bhatt,Ranbir Kapoor,Big B - indiablooms

The film features Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in the lead roles. Makers Dharma Productions tweeted :" Today is the day when we embark on our new journey & we can't wait to unfold every step with you! There's no holding back the excitement ...

Hrithik Roshan to star in web-series? - BizAsia

Bollywood actors are not limiting themselves to the big screen anymore. With stars like Amitabh Bachchan and Salman Khan creating waves in Indian television, the stars are also creating much buzz in the online world. Saif Ali Khan is all set to be seen ...

Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and Mouni Roy begin shooting for 'Brahmastra' - ABP LIVE

'Brahmastra' is a trilogy produced by Karan Johar. The Ayan Mukerji directorial stars Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt, Amitabh Bachchan and Mouni Roy. It is slated to release on August 15, 2019. By: ANI || Updated: 24 Feb 2018 04:10 PM. Ranbir Kapoor, Alia ...

You don't want to miss this video of Amitabh Bachchan rapping his new song - Filmfare

Age is just a number and Amitabh Bachchan is the ambassador of the phrase. 75 and nothing has stopped him from living on a dream that he started out with decades ago. An actor par excellence, he has personified many a roles through his career. From the ...

Check out the official logo of Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt starrer Bhramastra - Filmfare

The wait is finally over as Ranbir and Alia begin shooting for Brahmastra in Sofia, Bulgaria today. After months of waiting and training in various countries, the Ayan Mukerji directorial is going on floors today. Mouni Roy is also joining the cast of ...

Amitabh Harivansh Rai Shrivastava Bachchan ">[əmɪˈtaːbʱ ˈbətʃːən]; born 11 October 1942) is an Indian film actor. He first gained popularity in the early 1970s for movies like Zanjeer and Deewaar, and was dubbed India's first "angry young man" for his on-screen roles in Bollywood. Referred to as the "Shahenshah of Bollywood", "Star of the Millennium" or "Big B", he has since appeared in over 180 Indian films in a career spanning more than four decades. Bachchan is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most influential actors in the history of Indian cinema. So total was his dominance on the movie scene in the 1970s and 1980s that the French director François Truffaut called him a "one-man industry."

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Bachchan in 2013.
Born Amitabh Harivansh Rai Bachchan
(1942-10-11) 11 October 1942 (age 74)
Allahabad, United Provinces,
British India
Residence Prateeksha, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Nationality Indian
Alma mater Sherwood College, Nainital
Kirori Mal College, Delhi University
Occupation Actor, producer, singer, television presenter
Years active 1969–present
Spouse(s) Jaya Bhaduri (m. 1973)
Children
Parent(s) Harivansh Rai Bachchan
Teji Bachchan
Relatives Ajitabh Bachchan (brother)
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (daughter-in-law)
Awards Padma Vibhushan 2015
Padma Bhushan 2001
Padma Shri 1984
Website Official blog
Signature
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Amitabh Harivansh Rai Shrivastava Bachchan ([əmɪˈtaːbʱ ˈbətʃːən]; born 11 October 1942) is an Indian film actor. He first gained popularity in the early 1970s for movies like Zanjeer and Deewaar, and was dubbed India's first "angry young man" for his on-screen roles in Bollywood. Referred to as the "Shahenshah of Bollywood", "Star of the Millennium" or "Big B", he has since appeared in over 190 Indian films in a career spanning almost five decades. Bachchan is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most influential actors in the history of Indian cinema. So total was his dominance on the movie scene in the 1970s and 1980s that the French director François Truffaut called him a "one-man industry."

Bachchan has won numerous accolades in his career, including four National Film Awards as Best Actor and many awards at international film festivals and award ceremonies. He has won fifteen Filmfare Awards and is the most-nominated performer in any major acting category at Filmfare, with 41 nominations overall. In addition to acting, Bachchan has worked as a playback singer, film producer and television presenter. He has hosted several seasons of the game show, Kaun Banega Crorepati, India's version of the game show franchise, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?. He also had a stint in politics in the 1980s.

The Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri in 1984, the Padma Bhushan in 2001 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2015 for his contributions to the arts. The Government of France honoured him with its highest civilian honour, Knight of the Legion of Honour, in 2007 for his exceptional career in the world of cinema and beyond.

Bachchan made his Hollywood debut in 2013 with The Great Gatsby, in which he played a non-Indian Jewish character, Meyer Wolfsheim.