Here are some photos of the iconic Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan that will surely make you nostalgic! Born on 11 October 1942 and named Inquilaab by his parents, Amitabh faced several rejections before he finally landed himself a role in KA Abbas’ Saat Hindustani.
From a near-fatal accident in 1982 on the sets of Coolie, to surviving bankruptcy and later reinventing himself on television with Kaun Banega Crorepati, while battling a host of health ailments – Bachchan has been nothing short of a superhero in real life too.
Here’s a glimpse at the Bachchan’s incredible life on and off screen.
Amitabh Bachchan is an Indian film actor, film producer, television host, occasional playback singer and former politician. He first gained popularity in the early 1970s for films such as Zanjeer, Deewaar and Sholay, and was dubbed India’s “angry young man” for his on-screen roles in Hindi films