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

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    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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