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Amitabh Bachchan Profile, Height, Age, Family, Wife, Biography

Amitabh Bachchan Profile, Height, Age, Family, Wife, Biography

Amitabh Bachchan, born October 11, 1942, is a film actor, film director, film producer, music composer, television host and former Indian politician. He first gained popularity in the early 1970s for such films as Zanjeer, Deewaar and Sholay, and was dubbed the “angry young man” of India for his screen roles in Bollywood. Nicknamed the Bollywood Shahenshah, Sadi Ka Mahanayak (“Best Actor of the Century” in Hindi), Star of the Millennium or Big B, he has since appeared in more than 190 Indian films over a career spanning nearly five decades. Bachchan is widely regarded as one of the most influential and influential actors in the history of Indian cinema and world cinema. His domination of the Indian film scene in the 1970s and 1980s was so complete that French director François Truffaut called it a “one-man industry”.

Amitabh Bachchan has received many honors throughout his career, including four national film awards as best actor and numerous awards at international film festivals and award ceremonies. He has won fifteen Filmfare Awards and is the most nominated artist of all major categories of Filmfare actors, with 41 nominations in total. In addition to acting, Bachchan has worked as a backing singer, film producer and television host. He has hosted several seasons of the television game show Kaun Banega Crorepati, the Indian version of the quiz game franchise Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? He also entered politics for a time in the 1980s.

The Indian government awarded him Padma Shri in 1984, Padma Bhushan in 2001 and Padma Vibhushan in 2015 for his contributions to the arts. The Government of France honored him with his highest honor, Chevalier of the Legion of Honor, in 2007 for his outstanding career in the film world and beyond. Bachchan also made an appearance in a Hollywood film, Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby (2013), in which he played a non-Indian Jewish character, Meyer Wolfsheim.

Amitabh Bachchan is a graduate of Sherwood College in Nainital. He then attended the Kirori Mal College of Delhi University. He has a younger brother, Ajitabh. Her mother was very interested in theater and was offered a role in the feature film, but she preferred to take on her chores. Teji had an influence on Amitabh Bachchan’s career choice because she always insisted that he should “take center stage”.

He is married to actress Jaya Bhaduri.

Amitabh Bachchan Biodata and Biography
NameAmitabh Harivansh Rai Shrivastava
Nick-nameMunna, Angry Young Man, Amith, Big B
Date Of Birth11 October 1942
Age80 Years (as in 2022)
Profession / OccupationActor, TV Host, Former Politician  (Hindi, Marath, Malayalam, Bojpuri, English)
Mother TongueHindi
Zodiac SignLibra
Height / Weight6′ 1” / 80kg
First MovieSaat Hindustani (1969)
First Debut MovieSaat Hindustani (1969)
Ganga (2006, Bhojpuri)
Ek Krantiveer: Vasudev Balwant Phadke (2007, Marathi)
Kandahar (2010, Malayalam)
Money FactorRs. 20 Crores/film (As in 2018)
Amitabh Bachchan Family and Relatives
FatherHarivansh Rai Bachchan (Hindi Poet)
MotherTeji Bachchan, Shyama (Step-mother)
BrothersAjitabh Bachchan (Younger, Businessman)
Marital StatusMarried (3 June 1973)
WifeJaya Bachchan (Actor, Politician)
DaughtersShweta Bachchan Nanda
SonsAbhishek Bachchan (Actor)
Daughter-in-lawAishwarya Rai (Actress)
Girlfriends/ AffairsPraveen Babi, Rekha (Indian Actress)
Amitabh Bachchan Height, Weight and Body Measurements
Height in Centimeters185 cm
Height in Meters1.85 m
Height in Feet Inches6′ 1”
Body Measurement40-34-12
Chest Size40 inches
Waist Size34 inches
Biceps Size12 inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourSalt & Pepper
Amitabh Bachchan Favorites
Favorite ColourWhite
Favorite ActorDilip Kumar
Favorite ActressWaheeda Rehman
Favorite FoodGulab Jamun, Jalebi, Kheer, Bhindi Sabzi
HobbiesReading, Blogging, Singing
Favorite DirectorNot Known
Favorite MoviesBollywood– Kagaz Ke Phool, Ganga Jamuna, Pyasa
Hollywood– Gone With The Wind, Godfather, Black, Scarface
Favorite PerfumeLomani
Favorite SportCricket
Favorite DestinationLondon, Switzerland, Saint Petersbrug
Amitabh Bachchan Education School and Colleges
Education QualificationBachelor of Science
SchoolJnana Pramodhini, Boys High School, Allahabad, UP
College / UniversityKirori Mal College, Sherwood College, New Delhi
OthersNot Known
Amitabh Bachchan Residence and Contact Address
Birth PlaceAllahabad, United Provinces, British India
Home TownAllahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India
Present ResidenceJuhu, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
House AddressJalsa,B/2, Kapol Housing Society, VL Mehta Road, Juhu, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Phone No / Mobile NoNot Known
Email IDNot Known
WebsiteNot Known
Amitabh Bachchan Awards, Honours, Achievements
Civilian Awards1984: Padma Shri (Government of India)
2001: Padma Bhushan (Government of India)
2007: Knight of the Legion of Honour (Government of France)
2015: Padma Vibhushan (Government of India)
National Honours1980: Awadh Samman by the Government of Uttar Pradesh
1994: Yash Bharti Award (Uttar Pradesh’s highest honour)
2005: Deenanath Mangeshkar award
2013: President of India ‘Medallion of Honour’
National Film Awards1990: Best Actor for Agneepath
2005: Best Actor for Black
2009: Best Actor for Paa
2015: Best Actor for Piku
Poll2002: Voted the “Hottest Male Vegetarian” by ‘People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals’ (PETA)
2008: Voted “Asia’s Sexiest Vegetarian Man”
2012: Voted the “Hottest Male Vegetarian” for the fourth time by ‘People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals’ (PETA)
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