In 1984, Bachchan took a break from acting and briefly entered politics in support of a long-time family friend, Rajiv Gandhi. [137] Bachchan lent his voice as a narrator to the 2001 movie Lagaan which was a super hit. Javed Akhtar came on board as co-writer,[34] and Prakash Mehra, who saw the script as potentially groundbreaking, as the film's director. "[191] In 2001, he was honoured with the Actor of the Century award at the Alexandria International Film Festival in Egypt in recognition of his contribution to the world of cinema. He bickers with the maids, harrows his hapless helper, and expects that Piku stay unmarried so she can attend to him. [25] His first acting role was as one of the seven protagonists in the film Saat Hindustani,[26] directed by Khwaja Ahmad Abbas and featuring Utpal Dutt, Anwar Ali (brother of comedian Mehmood), Madhu and Jalal Agha. Photo caption: File photo of Amitabh Bachchan campaigning on Allahabad streets in 1984. [176][177] After appearing in the romantic drama Kabhie Kabhie in 1976, Bachchan starred in Manmohan Desai's action comedy Amar Akbar Anthony (1977). Amitabh Bachchan was born and raised in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh, India. He was educated at Sherwood College, Nainital, and Kirori Mal College, University of Delhi. In 1977, he won his first Filmfare Best Actor Award for his performance in Amar Akbar Anthony, in which he played the third lead opposite Vinod Khanna and Rishi Kapoor as Anthony Gonsalves. He has performed as a playback singer for several films, including Laawaris (1981), Silsila, and Baghban. Unke thik hote hote arsa guzar gaya (It was a difficult time. [156] He also donated ₹1.1 million ($18,772) to the Maharashtra Police Welfare Fund in 2013. The film was a success at the box office.[43]. The Bachchan family also bought shares worth $252,000 in Meridian Tech, a consulting company in U.S. … Copyright © HT Media Limited All rights reserved. Amitabh Bachchan during Election Campaign in 1984 Lok Sabha Election. Bachchan was slated to play a supporting role in his first international film, Shantaram, directed by Mira Nair and starring Hollywood actor Johnny Depp in the lead. Amitabh Bachchan ने एक दिग्गज नेता का राजनीतिक करियर कर दिया था चौपट । 1984 Elections - Duration: 2:37. [33] Salim Khan introduced Bachchan to Prakash Mehra,[34] and Salim-Javed insisted that Bachchan be cast for the role. [71][72] The company went into administration and was later declared a failed company by the Indian Industries board. The film was notable for portraying Bachchan as a romantic hero, a far cry from his "angry young man" roles like Zanjeer and Deewar. In 1999, Bachchan was voted the "greatest star of stage or screen" in a BBC Your Millennium online poll. [23] It is thought that his mother might have had some influence in Amitabh Bachchan's choice of career because she always insisted that he should "take centre stage". During the same year, he made his television debut as the host of the game show Kaun Banega Crorepati. The following is the listing of books focused on his life career: Career fluctuations and sabbatical (1988–1992), Productions and acting comeback (1996–1999), Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer, List of awards and nominations received by Amitabh Bachchan, "Amitabh Bachchan, Kamal Haasan, Katrina Kaif and Other Bollywood Celebs Who Changed Their Names [PHOTOS]", "Meet the world's richest movie star, an Indian: Shah Rukh Khan", "Amitabh Bachchan: No resolutions for my birthday", "Amitabh Bachchan: Meet the biggest movie star in the world", "Why Amitabh Bachchan is more than a superstar", "Bachchan Receives Lifetime Achievement Award at DIFF", "Truffaut labeled Bachchan a one-man industry", "As more satellite TV networks target Asia, the picture is one of confusion and uncertainty", "INDIA's biggest superstar Amitabh Bachchan has no interest in celebrating his 77th birthday", "Amitabh Bachchan at 73: An ode to the undisputed 'Shahenshah' of Bollywood", "Rajinikanth reveres Amitabh Bachchan as the 'Emperor of Indian Cinema'! [12] Bachchan has a younger brother, Ajitabh. [128], In 2009, Bachchan hosted the third season of the reality show Bigg Boss.[129]. His father, Harivansh Rai Bachchan… Like we know from Prakash Mehra movies, into each life some Bachchan must fall. Recently they made their first overseas investment in Ziddu.com, a cloud based content distribution platform. He also portrayed the title character of a friendly ghost in Bhoothnath (2008), and its sequel Bhoothnath Returns (2014);. [53][54], In 1982, he played double roles in the musical Satte Pe Satta and action drama Desh Premee which succeeded at the box office along with mega hits like action comedy Namak Halaal, action drama Khud-Daar and the critically acclaimed drama Bemisal. Bachchan was named in the Panama Papers and Paradise Papers, leaked confidential documents relating to offshore investment. [202] He played a stern, elder figure who rivalled the character of Shahrukh Khan. [32], Bachchan was struggling, seen as a "failed newcomer" who, by the age of 30, had twelve flops and only two hits (as a lead in Bombay to Goa and supporting role in Anand). The film, directed and written by Manoj Kumar, addressed themes of honesty in the face of oppression and financial and emotional hardship and was the top-earning film of 1974. [174] In 1973, he played the role of Inspector Vijay Khanna in Prakash Mehra's action film Zanjeer. [205], He was named "Hottest Vegetarian" by PETA India in 2012. [73], Bachchan attempted to revive his acting career, and eventually had commercial success with Bade Miyan Chote Miyan (1998) and Major Saab (1998),[74] and received positive reviews for Sooryavansham (1999),[75] but other films such as Lal Baadshah (1999) and Hindustan Ki Kasam (1999) were box office failures.[76]. Amitabh Bachchan And Jaya Bachchan's Adorable Relationship, On-screen & Off-screen Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan fell in love while making the film and the rest is history. [124] He was also one of the trustees of Rajiv Gandhi Foundation. ABCL's operations were mainstream commercial film production and distribution, audio cassettes and video discs, production and marketing of television software, and celebrity and event management. Dostana proved to be the top-grossing film of 1980. [175] Later he starred in Ramesh Sippy's Sholay (1975), which is considered to be one of the greatest Indian films. Together they have two children Navil and Agastya. [49], He once again resumed double roles in films such as Kasme Vaade (1978) as Amit and Shankar and Don (1978) playing the characters of Don, a leader of an underworld gang and his look-alike Vijay. [178] He returned to the screen after a five-year absence with the box-office success Shahenshah (1988). This is not the first time Bachchan has praised the show. and played a hypochondriac in the comedy-drama Piku (2015). [158] He supported the campaign by PETA in India to free Sunder, a 14-year-old elephant who was chained and tortured in a temple in Kolhapur, Maharashtra. However, in 2014 the then BJP candidate Shyama Charan Gupta broke this record by securing 3,13,772 votes during the Narendra Modi wave. "[35] According to Salim Khan, they "strongly felt that Amitabh was the ideal casting for Zanjeer". [50][51], In 1979, Bachchan starred in Suhaag which was the highest earning film of that year. CNN IBN awarded Indian of the Year- Entertainment to Team KBC and Bachchan. [53][57] During a stint in politics from 1984 to 1987, his completed films Mard (1985) and Aakhree Raasta (1986) were released and were major hits. [161][162][163], In 2020, Bachchan was helping the Government of India promote its public health message concerning COVID-19 before he and some members of his family themselves became infected. [206] He won the title of "Asia's Sexiest Vegetarian" in a contest poll run by PETA Asia. He revealed that … Then, post Indira Gandhi's assassination (1984), Rajiv Gandhi pe hukumat ayi, election hua aur Amitabh Bachchan ko bulaya gaya. On 27 July 2012, Bachchan carried the Olympic torch during the last leg of its relay in London's Southwark. All of them were successful at the box office. Amitabh Bachchan had announced that KBC was coming back on social media couple of months ago. 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. [99][100][101][102][103] Bachchan's performance in the film received acclaim. ", "Amitabh Bachchan back on TV with 'Bigg Boss 3, "KBC 4 beats Bigg Boss 4 in its final episode", "The Indian Telly Awards – 'Kaun Banega Crorepati, "Watch: Amitabh Bachchan battles world, himself in TV show 'Yudh, "Amitabh Bachchan to get copyright: Celebrities, News", "Amitabh Bachchan lends his voice to animated 'Mahabharat, "Near 70, Amitabh Bachchan still gets mobbed", hindustantimes.in "Amitabh voice for Shatranj Ke Khiladi. In 2018, he said that he is hooked to the period drama and feels being transported to the era of late 1940s while watching the show. [24], Bachchan made his film debut in 1969, as a voice narrator in Mrinal Sen's National Award-winning film Bhuvan Shome. Indore, Bachchan was again nominated for the Filmfare Best Actor Award for his role in the film. For the latter, he received the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. He narrated part of the film Bawarchi. [90] Bachchan declined any remuneration for this film.[91]. [37] It was the first of many collaborations between Salim-Javed and Amitabh Bachchan; Salim-Javed wrote many of their subsequent scripts with Bachchan in mind for the lead role, and insisted on him being cast for their later films, including blockbusters such as Deewaar (1975) and Sholay (1975). [27][28], Anand (1971) followed, in which Bachchan starred alongside Rajesh Khanna. His political career however was short lived. He won the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for his performance in the latter. [158][166] He defeated former chief minister of Uttar Pradesh, H N Bahuguna, by one of the highest margins in India's election history from his hometown of Allahabad. Mrs Bachchan is known for being blunt, a stark opposite of husband Amitabh Bachchan’s dignified diplomacy and play-safe approach to everything, especially politics. He then went on to play the roles of a short-tempered banker in Aankhen (2002), a disillusioned father in Baghban (2003), and a conflicted cop in Khakee (2004). In 1976, he was cast by Yash Chopra in the romantic family drama Kabhie Kabhie. In the same year he also enjoyed critical acclaim and commercial success with films like Mr. Natwarlal, Kaala Patthar, The Great Gambler and Manzil. This trust, in association with Urja Foundation, will be powering 3,000 homes in India with electricity through solar energy. Amitabh’s Kanya dasha was from 1991 to 2003. [181][182][183] He also earned the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for Hum, following which he took another break from acting. Chennai, His political career, however, was short-lived: he resigned after three years. However in a BBC interview, director Yash Chopra, when speaking about the film Silsila, confirmed that the two had an affair saying "I was always on tenterhooks and scared because it was real life coming into reel life. In 2013 he made his Hollywood debut in The Great Gatsby making a special appearance opposite Leonardo DiCaprio and Tobey Maguire. Gupta had secured 1,09,702 votes. He was the highest paid Indian actor from 1970 to 1987 whereas Amitabh Bachchan shared the same tag with Rajesh Khanna from 1980 to 1987. [69], In 1997, Bachchan attempted to make his acting comeback with the film Mrityudata, produced by ABCL. [62], Later, he was diagnosed with Myasthenia gravis. He received positive reviews from critics who hailed his performance as his best ever since Black. In 1984, Bachchan took a break from acting and briefly entered politics. Amitabh Bachchan defeated Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna by 1,87,895 votes in 1984 general elections. Similarly, the 1977 polls witnessed Janeshwar Mishra securing 1,90,697 votes to defeat former PM VP Singh by a margin of 89,988 votes. In 1984, Amitabh Bachchan took a break from his acting career to join politics. 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Till 2014, Amitabh even had the record of securing maximum number of votes — a whopping 2,97,461 votes — on this seat. Bachchan is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most influential actors in the history of Indian cinema. He contested Allahabad's seat for the 8th Lok Sabha against H. N. Bahuguna, former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and won by one of the highest victory margins in general election history (68.2% of the vote). [164] He was discharged from hospital on 2 August. In 2010, he debuted in Malayalam film through Kandahar, directed by Major Ravi and co-starring Mohanlal. It won him the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. Read more to know their equation onscreen and offscreen. Woh MLA bane aur phir MP ban gaye. Despite being a box-office failure, the former garnered him the National Film Award for Best Actor and has since developed a cult status. In 1962 too, Lal Bahadur Shastri had managed to retain the seat by getting 1,37,324 votes while his nearest rival Ram Gopal Sand had managed 68,791 votes only. In 1988, Murli Manohai Joshi had secured 2,65,222 votes which after Amitabh Bachchan remained the second highest count of votes bagged by a winner till 2014. In 2004 SP’s Kunwar Reoti Raman Singh had defeated Joshi by a margin of 28,383 votes by bagging 2,34,008 votes. Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan met on the sets of the film Guddi in 1971. His performance in Aks won him his first Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor. [67], Bachchan turned producer during his temporary retirement period, setting up Amitabh Bachchan Corporation, Ltd. (ABCL) in 1996. [47][48] In 1999, BBC India declared Sholay the "Film of the Millennium" and, like Deewar, it has been cited by Indiatimes Movies as amongst the Top 25 Must See Bollywood Films. See more of : amitabh bachchan 37 / 45 Big B's mother had a keen interest in theatre and had been offered a role in a film, but preferred her domestic duties. The show became a massive hit with audiences and broke many TRP Records. [133], Bachchan is known for his deep, baritone voice. In 1972, he made an appearance in the road action comedy Bombay to Goa directed by S. Ramanathan which was moderately successful. Ranjitsinh Disale, the Global Teacher Award winner from Maharashtra’s Solapur district graced Kaun Banega Crorepati’s (KBC) Karamveer episode. [139], He also has done voice-over work for the following movies:[140][141][142], Bachchan has been involved with many social causes. KBC 12 premiered on September 28. He is best known for appearing in Hindi movies or Bollywood. [132], In 2014, he debuted in the fictional Sony Entertainment Television TV series titled Yudh playing the lead role of a businessman battling both his personal and professional life. While we all know that actor Amitabh Bachchan had won the Lok Sabha election from Allahabad in 1984 with a whopping margin, not many are aware that he still holds the record of having registered win with the biggest difference from the seat. He was hospitalised with reported mild symptoms of the disease on 11 July. The organisation noted that "Many people in the western world will not have heard of [him] ... [but it] is a reflection of the huge popularity of Indian films. [31] The film was a huge success and one of the highest-grossing films of that year, breaking Bachchan's dry spell at the box office and making him a star. He required an emergency splenectomy and remained critically ill in hospital for many months, at times close to death. "[104] Writing for Hindustan Times, noted film critic and author Anupama Chopra said of Bachchan's performance, "A special salute to Amitabh Bachchan, who imbues his character with a tragic majesty. In Jaya Bachchan, Kangana may have met her match. The Bollywood film is a family drama, tentaively titled ‘Deadly’ South star Rashmika Mandanna will feature alongside veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan in … [87], Vivek Sharma's Bhoothnath, in which he plays the title role as a ghost, was released on 9 May 2008. Thank you for subscribing to our daily newsletter. [13] Harivansh's ancestors came from a village called Babupatti, in the Raniganj tehsil, in the Pratapgarh district, in the present-day state of Uttar Pradesh, in India. [155] In 2013, he and his family donated ₹2.5 million ($42,664) to a charitable trust, Plan India, that works for the betterment of young girls in India. [89] The film was based on the hijacking incident of the Indian Airlines Flight 814. 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, the former three being the consecutive highest-grossing films of the year, remarkably releasing within a couple of months of each other, a rare feat in Indian cinema. [169][170], Bachchan and fellow actress Rekha were rumoured to be having an affair in the 1970s till the early 1980s. "[96] Well known Indian critic Rajeev Masand wrote on his website, "Bachchan is pretty terrific as Bhashkor, who reminds you of that oddball uncle that you nevertheless have a soft spot for. The Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri in 1984, the Padma Bhushan in 2001 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2015 for his contributions to the arts. [16] Although his surname was Shrivastava, Amitabh's father, who opposed the caste system, had adopted the pen name Bachchan ("child-like" in colloquial Hindi), under which he published all of his works. [52] In 1981, he starred in Yash Chopra's melodrama film Silsila, where he starred alongside his wife Jaya and also Rekha. [151] He founded the Harivansh Rai Bachchan Memorial Trust, named after his father, in 2013. [58], On 26 July 1982, while filming a fight scene with co-actor Puneet Issar for Coolie, Bachchan suffered a near-fatal intestinal injury. [203], In the early 80s, Bachchan authorised the use of his likeness for the comic book character Supremo in a series titled The Adventures of Amitabh Bachchan. [113] His political career, however, was short-lived: he resigned after three years, calling politics a cesspool. The next year, he played the role of a grumpy father suffering from chronic constipation in the critically acclaimed Piku which was also one of the biggest hits of 2015. Several books have been written about Bachchan. He wrote, “Its coming back .. KBC .. because every ’setback’ needs to be answered with a ‘comeback’ !! These years would see his last on-screen appearances for some time. [179][180] Two years later, Bachchan played the role of gangster Vijay Deenanath Chauhan in Mukul S. Anand's Agneepath and later starred in Hum (1991). [174] He appeared as Dr. Bhaskar Banerjee in Hrishikesh Mukherjee's 1971 film, Anand, for which he won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. The fiasco and the consequent legal battles surrounding ABCL and various entities after the event, coupled with the fact that ABCL was reported to have overpaid most of its top-level managers, eventually led to its financial and operational collapse in 1997. His illness made him feel weak both mentally and physically and he decided to quit films and venture into politics. [213], There is a temple in Kolkata, where Amitabh is worshipped as a God. His political career, however, was short-lived: he resigned after three years, calling politics a cesspool. In the 1980s, Bachchan … His role won him his third Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor. [112], In 1984, Bachchan took a break from acting and briefly entered politics in support of a long-time family friend, Rajiv Gandhi. [115], His old friend, Amar Singh, helped him during the financial crisis caused by the failure of his company, ABCL. His role in 1972's Zanjeer made him an action movie star. In 1984, Bachchan took a break from acting and entered politics in support of family friend, Rajiv Gandhi. However, they were struggling to find an actor for the lead "angry young man" role; it was turned down by a number of actors, owing to it going against the "romantic hero" image dominant in the industry at the time. Amitabh Bachchan Campaigning During The 8th Lok Sabha Elections [92][93][94] A review in Daily News and Analysis (DNA) summarised Bachchan's performance as "The heart and soul of Piku clearly belong to Amitabh Bachchan who is in his elements. He contested Allahabad’s seat for the 8th Lok Sabha against H. N. Bahuguna, former Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh and won by one of the highest victory margins in general election history (68.2% of the vote). [34], Eventually, Bachchan became one of the most successful leading men of the film industry. Urvashi Rautela uploaded a new picture of herself on her Instagram handle. ABCL's strategy was to introduce products and services covering an entire cross-section of India's entertainment industry. Bachchan has narrated several films including The Chess Players (Shatranj Ke Khilari) (1977), Lagaan (2001), Parineeta (2005), Jodhaa Akbar (2008), Ra.One (2011), and Krrish 3 (2013). He is regarded as one of the greatest actors in the history of Indian cinema. The show was well received. Anything could have happened because they are working together." There were long queues of well-wishing fans outside the hospital where he was recuperating; the public response included prayers in temples and offers to sacrifice limbs to save him. After the release of the critically acclaimed epic Khuda Gawah in 1992, Bachchan went into semi-retirement for five years. [61] The film was released in 1983, and partly due to the huge publicity of Bachchan's accident, the film was a box office success and the top-grossing film of that year. Bengaluru, Hyderabad, Bhopal Neither have confirmed or denied the rumours. This was also the year in which Bachchan starred in two films regarded as important in Hindi cinema history, both written by Salim-Javed, who again insisted on casting Bachchan. [56] Other releases during that year included Nastik and Pukar which were hits and Andha Kanoon (in which he had an extended guest appearance) was an average grosser. The film evoked a favourable response from critics and audiences alike. In defence, Bachchan claimed to have banned the press from entering his sets until late 1989. At this time he became pessimistic, expressing concern with how a new film would be received, and stating before every release, "Yeh film to flop hogi!" His histrionics come primarily in the form of his well-modulated baritone, conveying his emotions and of course, from the well-written lines. In 2000, Bachchan appeared in a supporting role in Aditya Chopra's Mohabbatein. By the time he recovered, an eternity had passed by). [159], In 2014, it was announced that he had recorded his voice and lent his image to the Hindi and English language versions of the TeachAIDS software, an international HIV/AIDS prevention education tool developed at Stanford University. Delhi, Mumbai, Did Sonu Sood take an indirect dig at Kangana Ranaut? Bachchan was born on 11 October 1942 in Allahabad to the Hindi poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan, and social activist Teji Bachchan. [68] Soon after the company was launched in 1996, the first film it produced was Tere Mere Sapne, which was a moderate success and launched the careers of actors like Arshad Warsi and southern film star Simran. The Show also grabbed all the major Awards for its category. Many have commented on the similarities between the plot of Silsila (which starred Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bhaduri and Rekha) and the private lives of Bachchan, Bhaduri and Rekha.[171][172]. Bachchan had, however, pleaded that he had mortgaged his bungalow to raise funds for his company. She defeated Shyama Charan Gupta in a close contest by bagging 1,14,898 votes. Bachchan starred as a young poet, Amit Malhotra, who falls deeply in love with a beautiful young girl named Pooja (Rakhee Gulzar) who ends up marrying someone else (Shashi Kapoor). Bachchan has been described as “one of the most secular human beings in the Indian film industry.” 1 But that statement does not mean what us anglophiles might think: a lack of religion. Referred to as the Shahenshah of Bollywood (in reference to his 1988 film Shahenshah), Sadi ka Mahanayak (Hindi for, "Greatest actor of the century"), Star of the Millennium, or Big B,[8] he has since appeared in over 200 Indian films in a career spanning more than five decades,[9] and has won numerous accolades in his career, including four National Film Awards as Best Actor, Dadasaheb Phalke Award as lifetime achievement award and many awards at international film festivals and award ceremonies. 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