Amitabh Bachchan Actor Detail Information, Birth Date, Career, Affair, Girlfriend, Marriage.

Amitabh Bachchan

One of the finest and talented actor in the Hindi Film industry. Amitabh Bachchan was best known for the hosted the first season of Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC), the Indian adaptation of the British television game show, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?. To know more about Amitabh Bachchan Birthdate, Amitabh Bachchan Age & all information about Amitabh Bachchan please read down below information.

Full NameAmitabh Harivansh Rai Srivastava
Big B
Angry Young Man
Shahenshah of Bollywood
AB Sr.
Real NameInquilaab Srivastava
Birth Date11 October 1942
Birth PlaceAllahabad, India
OccupationActor, Former Politician. TV Host
Native PlaceAllahabad, India
Age78 years (as of 2021)
School EducationJnana Pramodhini, Boys High School, Allahabad
CollegeSherwood College, Nainital
Government College Sector- 11, Chandigarh
Kirori Mal College, New Delhi
QualificationBachelor of Science

Amitabh Bachchan who born on 11 October 1942 and belong to a Hindu (Kayastha) family. Let’s get more details about Amitabh Bachchan’s professional life. what was his career as a Producer, Actor in Serials, Movies?


Debut FilmSaat Hindustani (1969)
The Great Gatsby (2013)
Tere Mere Sapne (1996) (Producer)
TVKaun Banega Crorepati (2000)


Amitabh Bachchan is an Indian actor, occasional playback singer, film producer, television personality, and former politician who works in Hindi films. Bachchan made his film debut in 1969, as a voice narrator in Mrinal Sen’s National Award-winning film Bhuvan Shome. His first acting role was in the film Saat Hindustani.

In 1973, Bachchan played the role of Inspector Vijay Khanna in Prakash Mehra’s action film Zanjeer. During the same year, he appeared in Abhimaan and Namak Haraam. He gave the nickname “angry young man” for his roles in Deewaar and Zanjeer.

Later he appeared in Ramesh Sippy’s Sholay (1975), which is considered to be one of the greatest Indian films of all time. Bachchan starred in Manmohan Desai’s action-comedy Amar Akbar Anthony (1977). 1978 is arguably considered his most successful year at the box office since all of his six releases the same year, namely Muqaddar Ka Sikandar, Trishul, Don, Kasme Vaade, Ganga Ki Saugandh, and Besharam were massive successes. In 1979, Bachchan starred in Suhaag which was the highest-earning film of that year.

In the 1980s, Bachchan starred in numerous films, including the action films: Dostana (1980), Shaan (1980) and Kaalia (1981), the romantic film Silsila (1981); and the drama Shakti (1982) with Dilip Kumar.

He returned to the screen after a five-year absence with the box-office success Shahenshah (1988). Bachchan played the role of gangster Vijay Deenanath Chauhan in Mukul S. Anand’s Agneepath and later starred in Hum (1991). He then played Badshah Khan in Anand’s 1992 drama Khuda Gawah.

In 1996, he started his film production company Amitabh Bachchan Corporation whose first release Tere Mere Sapne (1996) was a hit. In 2000, he appeared in a supporting role in Mohabbatein. He then played the roles of a short-tempered banker in Aankhen (2002), a disappointed father in Baghban (2003), and a conflicted cop in Khakee (2004). In 2005, he played the role of a teacher of a blind and deaf girl in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Black. he played the role of a progeria patient in R. Balki’s Paa (2009). He also played the role of a friendly ghost in Bhoothnath (2008), and its sequel Bhoothnath Returns (2014), and played a hypochondriac in the comedy-drama Piku (2015). 

Bachchan has also narrated several films including Shatranj Ke Khilari (1977), Lagaan (2001), Parineeta (2005), Jodhaa Akbar (2008), Ra. One (2011), and Krrish 3 (2013).

he appeared in the film Bade Miyan Chote Miyan (1998) and Major Saab (1998),[78] and received positive reviews for Sooryavansham (1999), but other films such as Lal Baadshah (1999) and Hindustan Ki Kasam (1999) were box office failures.

In 2005 and 2006, he starred with his son Abhishek in the films Bunty Aur Babli (2005), the Godfather tribute Sarkar (2005), and Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006). All of them were successful at the box office. His later releases in 2006 and early 2007 were Baabul (2006),[83] Ekalavya and Nishabd (2007),


ChannelSerial Name/ ShowRollYear
DD NationalDekh Bhai DekhProducer1993–1994
Star Plus (seasons 1–3)Kaun Banega Crorepati

Host2000–2006, 2010–2021
Colors TVBigg Boss 3Host2009
BBC OneThe One ShowHimself2011
Sony Entertainment TelevisionBharat Ka Veer Putra – Maharana PratapHimself2013
Sony SABTaarak Mehta Ka Ooltah ChashmahHimself2014
Sony Entertainment TelevisionYudhYudhisthir Sikarwar2014
Sky Living (Series 1)
Sky 1 (Series 2)
Desi RascalsHimself2015
STAR PlusAaj Ki Raat Hai ZindagiHost2015–2016
Disney Channel IndiaAstra ForceAstra2016–2017

Music Album

Do Lafzon Ki (The Great Gambler)1979
Mere Pas Aao (Mr. Natwarlal)1979
Chal Mere Bhai (Naseeb)1981
Neela Aasman (Silsila)1981
Mile Sur Mera Tumhara1988
Phir Mile Sur Mera Tumhara2010
Hum Hindustani2021

Let get some more information that how people appreciate his work through the award.

Amitabh Bachchan Awards

Bachchan has won numerous awards in his career, including four National Film Awards as Best Actor, Dadasaheb Phalke Award as a lifetime achievement award. He has won sixteen Filmfare Awards and is the most nominated performer in any major acting category at Filmfare, and also won 11 Screen Awards.

Bachchan was crowned as Superstar of the Millennium in 2000 at the Filmfare Awards. The Government of India awarded him the Padma Shri in 1984, the Padma Bhushan in 2001, and the Padma Vibhushan in 2015.

In October 2003, he was conferred with the Medal of Honour of Morocco, given to him by King Mohammed at the Marrakech International Film Festival.

Honorary Doctorate

Honorary Doctorate by the Jhansi University, India2004
Honorary Doctorate Degree on by his alma mater University of Delhi, India2006
The honorary degree of Doctor of Arts by De Montfort University in Leicester, UK2006
The honorary degree of Doctor of Arts by The University Brandan Foster by the Leeds Metropolitan University in Yorkshire, UK2007
Honorary Doctorate by the Queensland University of Technology in Brisbane, Australia2011
Honorary Doctorate by the Jodhpur National University, India2013
Honorary Doctorate from the prestigious Academy of Arts (Egypt)2015
Honorary Doctorate from Rabindra Bharati University2018

National honors

Awadh Samman by the Government of Uttar Pradesh1980
“Dayawati Modi” Award2002
National Kishore Kumar Award by the Government of Madhya Pradesh2002
“Living Legend” Award by the Federation of Indian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)2004
Deenanath Mangeshkar award2005
IIFA-FICCI Frames, “Most Powerful Entertainer of the Decade Award”2009
“Abhinaya Chakravarthy” Award by the President of India Pratibha Patil2011
“Maharashtrian of the Year-the Maanbindu” Award by the President of India Pratibha Patil2011
President of India ‘Medallion of Honour’ for contribution to 100 Years of Indian Cinema2013
ANR National Award2014
Government of India confers Dadasaheb Phalke Award2019

Let’s know some more information about Amitabh Bachchan personal life

WifeJaya Bhaduri

MotherTeji Bachchan
Step- MotherShyamla
FatherHarivansh Rai Bachchan (Hindi Poet)
BrotherAjitabh Bachchan

SonAbhishek Bachchan (Actor)

DaughterShweta Bachchan Nanda

Daughter in lawAishwarya Rai (Actress)

GirlfriendParveen Babi (Actress)
Rekha (Actress)
Jaya Bhaduri (Politician and Former Indian Actress)
Salary (approx)INR 20 crores/film


Let see some books have been written by Amitabh Bachchan.

Amitabh Bachchan the legend; To be or not to be: Amitabh Bachchan; AB: the legend; Amitabh Bachchan: Ek Jeevit Kimvadanti; Amitabh: The Making of Superstar; Looking for the Big B: Bollywood; Bachchan & Me and Bacchanalia.

He also wrote a book, Soul Curry for you and me- An Empowering Philosophy That Can Enrich Your Life that was published in 2002.


In 1984, he entered politics to support his friend Rajiv Gandhi. He also contested for the Allahabad seat in the 8th Lok Sabha elections against H.N. Bahuguna and won with the highest victory in the history of the general elections.


A 15-year press ban against Bachchan was imposed during his peak acting years by Stardust and some of the other major film magazines. In defense, Bachchan claimed to have banned the press from entering his sets until late 1989.
Bachchan has been accused of using the slogan “blood for blood” in the context of the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. Bachchan has denied the allegation.
In October 2014, Bachchan was summoned by a court in Los Angeles for “allegedly instigating violence against the Sikh community”. Bachchan in an interview with journalist Arnab Goswami offered to fight the case in court and asked the accusers to file the same as also present proof.

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Amitabh Bachchan’s Hobbies, Other Business, Some More Personal

Height 6′ 2″ Feets
Body ShapeChest: 42 inches
Waist: 34 inches
Biceps: 13 inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
HobbiesSinging, Blogging, Reading
Zodiac SignLibro
CarBentle Continental GT, Lexus LX 470, Porche Cayman S, Range Rover SUV, Mini Cooper, Rolls Royce Phantom, Toyota Land Cruiser, BMW 760Li, Bentley Arnage R, Mercedes-Benz SL 500 AMG, Mercedes Benz S320, Mercedes Benz S600, Mercedes Benz E240


Food: Bhindi Sabzi, Gulab Jamun, Kheer, Jalebi

Cuisine: Indian

Actors: Dilip Kumar

Actresses: Waheeda Rehman

Film: Kagaz Ke Phool, Ganga Jamuna, Black, Scarface, Gone With the Wind, Pyasa

Singer: Lata Mangeshkar, Kishore Kumar

Color: White

Music Instrument: Sarod

Sports: Lawn Tennis, Cricket

Perfume: Lomani

Travel Destination: Switzerland, London, Saint Petersburg


Amitabh Bachchan can write well with both hands.

During the 1970s–1980s, he was the most dominant actor in the Indian movie scene; the French director François Truffaut called him a “one-man industry”.

Before his first superhit film Zanjeer (1973), he has given 12 flops.

During the shooting of the film Coolie (1983), He suffered a near-fatal injury, he was also declared clinically dead for 11 minutes by the doctors till they plunged injections into his chest saving his life.

After the Coolie incident, he was diagnosed with Myasthenia gravis.

In 2017, during the casting of ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati”, he said about his tryst with Hepatitis B in which he lost 75% of his liver due to a late diagnosis of the disease.. he also said that he was infected with Tuberculosis (TB) on the set of KBC in 2000. he was also appointed the UNICEF ambassador of the hepatitis B awareness campaign.

Amitabh and his son Abhishek Bachchan hold the Guinness World Record for being the only father-son due to having played reversed roles on-screen in the Bollywood film Paa.

He likes collecting pens and has a collection of over a thousand pens.

There is a temple dedicated to Amitabh Bachchan in Tiljala, near South Kolkata. The statute of Mr. Bachchan has been crafted in his Sarkar Avatar by artist Subrata Bose.

In June 2000, he became the First living Asian whose statue was modeled at the London’s Madame Tussauds Wax Museum.

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