Amitabh Bachchan

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Amitabh Bachchan
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Bachchan in 2009
Born Amitabh Harivansh Bachchan
(1942-10-11) 11 October 1942 (age 75)
Allahabad, United Provinces,
British India
Residence Prateeksha, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Occupation Actor, producer, singer, television presenter
Years active 1969–present
Spouse(s) Jaya Bhaduri (1973–present)
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Amitabh Harivansh Bachchan is an Indian movie actor. He has been in over 190 Indian movies in more than forty years.[1][2] Bachchan is widely thought of as one of the greatest and most influential actors in the history of Indian cinema.[3][4]

Bachchan has won many major awards in his career. His awards include three National Film Awards as Best Actor and fourteen Filmfare Awards.

Bachchan made his Hollywood debut in 2013 with The Great Gatsby.[5]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Amitabh Bachchan: A Life in Pictures". Retrieved 16 June 2013. 
  2. "Film legend promotes Bollywood". BBC News. 23 April 2002. Retrieved 16 June 2013. 
  3. greatest actors, bollywood's alltime. "bollywood's alltime greatest actors". boxofficenews. Retrieved 16 June 2013. 
  4. Wajihuddin, Mohammed (2 December 2005). "Egypt's Amitabh Bachchan mania". The Times of India. Retrieved 16 June 2013. 
  5. "The Great Gatsby (2013)". Box Office Mojo. Retrieved 20 May 2013.