Amitabh Bachchan


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Son of well known poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan and Teji Bachchan. He has a brother named Ajitabh. He completed his education from Uttar Pradesh and moved to Bombay to find work as a film star, in vain though, as film-makers preferred someone with a fairer skin, and he was not quite fair enough. But they did use one of his other assets, his deep ... See full bio »

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Known For

Black Debraj Sahai
(2005)
Mohabbatein Narayan Shankar
(2000)
Pink Deepak Sehgal
(2016)
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham... Yashvardhan Raichand
(2001)

Filmography

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  Nastik (announced)
Guest Role
 2020 Jhund (announced)
 2021 Wisdom for Heroes (pre-production)
Jueba Kaheem
 2021 Brahmastra (filming)
Brahma
 2020 Chehre
 2020 Gulabo Sitabo
Mirza Chunnan Nawab
 2020 AB Aani CD
Amitabh Bachchan (AB)
 2020 We Are One Family (Short)
Amitabh
 2019 Sye Raa Narasimha Reddy
Gosayi Venkanna
 2019 Badla
Badal Gupta
 2018 Thugs of Hindostan
Khudabaksh
 2018 102 Not Out
Dattatraya Vakharia
 2017 Foreigner
Narrator
 2017 Government 3
Subhash Nagre / Sarkar
 2017 Begum Jaan
Narrator
 2017 The Ghazi Attack
Narrator
 2016 Hero Story
Dharma Chakra (voice)
 2016 Astra Force (TV Series)
Astra
 2016 Wow Taj
Voiceover
 2016/III Pink
Deepak Sehgal
 2016 Three
John Biswas
 2016 Her & Him
Cameo
 2016/I Wazir
Pandit Omkarnath Dhar
 2015 Piku
Bhaskor Banerjee
 2015 Hey Bro
Special Appearance
 2015 Shamitabh
Amitabh Sinha / Shamitabh
 2014 Na Upaaya Se Kahin Behtar Hai Saavdhaani (Video short)
Doctor
 2014 Prevention Is Better Than No Cure (Video short)
Doctor
 2014 Yudh (TV Mini-Series)
Yudhishthir Sikarwar / Yudhisthir Sikarwar
- Episode #1.20 (2014) ... Yudhishthir Sikarwar
- Episode #1.19 (2014) ... Yudhishthir Sikarwar
- Episode #1.18 (2014) ... Yudhishthir Sikarwar
- Episode #1.17 (2014) ... Yudhishthir Sikarwar
- Episode #1.16 (2014) ... Yudhishthir Sikarwar
 2014/I Us
Pratap
 2014 Return of the Lord of Ghosts
Bhoothnath
 2013 Mahabharat
Bheeshma (voice)
 2013 Krrish 3
Narrator (voice)
 2013/I Boss
Narrator
 2013 The Revolution Has Begun
Dwarka Anand
 2013 The Great Gatsby
Meyer Wolfsheim
 2012 English Vinglish
Guest Appearance (Hindi Version)
 2012 Ganga Devi
 2012 Speak Bachchan
Bachchan
 2012 Department
Sarjeroa Gaikwad
 2011 Reservation
Prabhakar Anand
 2011 Your Father Is Probably an Old Man
Vijju 'Bbuddah'
 2010 Kandahar
Lokanatha Sharma
 2010 Three Cards
Professor Venkat Subramaniam
 2010 Battle
Vijay Harshvardhan Malik
 2009 Father
Auro
 2009 Aladdin
Genius
 2009 Zor Lagaa Ke... Haiya! (voice)
 2009 Delhi-6
Annapurna's husband
 2008 God You Are Great
God
 2008 Reign of Government
Subhash 'Sarkar' Nagare
 2008 The Lord of Ghosts
Kailash 'Bhoothnath' Nath
 2008 Yaar Meri Zindagi
Dr. Ajay Singh
 2008 Jodhaa Akbar
Narrator (voice)
 2007 Gangotri
Thakur Vijay 'Thakur Kaka' Singh
 2007 The Last Lear
Harish 'Harry' Mishra
 2007 Fire
Babban Singh
 2007 Keep Dancing
Dancer / Singer
 2007 Swami
Narrator
 2007 Less Sugar
Buddhadev Gupta
 2007 Shootout at Lokhandwala
Dhingra
 2007 Speechless
Vijay
 2007 The Royal Guard
Eklavya
 2006 Ganga
Thakur Vijay Singh
 2006 Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna
Samarjit Talwar
 2006 Getting Scared Is Necessary
Professor
 2006 Family: Ties of Blood
Virendra 'Viren' Sahi
 2005 A Man Apart
Col. Suryaveer Singh
 2005 Whatever the Heart Says
Shekhar Sinha
 2005 Family Comes First
Vidhyadar Ramkrishna Patwardhan
 2005 Government
Subhash Nagre 'Sarkar'
 2005 Riddle
The Shepherd (Special Appearance)
 2005 The Married Woman
Narrator (voice)
 2005 Bunty Aur Babli
DCP Dashrath Singh
 2005 The Race Against Time
Ishwarchand Thakur
 2005 Black
Debraj Sahai
 2005 Oye Bubbly (Short)
Masterji
 2004 O Countrymen, We Entrust This Nation in You
Major General Amarjeet Singh
 2004 Veer-Zaara
Chaudhary Sumer Singh (Special Appearance)
 2004 Who Are You?
Major Frank John Williams / Frank James Williams (Special Appearance)
 2004 Look What's Happened Now
Raj Chauhan
 2004 Let's Bring Our Heroes Home
Maj. Ranvir Kaul
 2004 Aim
Col. Sunil Damle
 2004 Dev
JCP Dev Pratap Singh
 2004 The Justice
Narrator
 2004 Seed
Narrator
 2004 The Uniform
DCP Anant Kumar Shrivastav
 2004 Trust
Dr. Ranveer Malhotra
 2003 Dudes in the 10th Century
Narrator
 2003 Gardener
Raj Malhotra
 2003/I Boom
Bade Mia
 2003 Desire
Dr. Siddharth Sinha
 2003/I Happiness
Narrator
 2003 Aa Ae O (Short)
 2002 Thorns
Yashvardhan 'Major' Rampal
 2002 The Fire and the Rain
Indra (Special Appearance)
 2002 We Are Not Less Than Anyone
Dr. Rastogi
 2002 Eyes
Vijay Singh Rajput
 2002 Never (Short)
 2001 Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham...
Yashvardhan Raichand
 2001 Reflection
Insp. Manu Verma
 2001 Bond of Love
Vijay Kapoor
 2000 Mohabbatein
Narayan Shankar
 1999 Hello Brother
Heavenly Voice
 1999 Uproar
Col. Balbir Singh Sodi, aka Devraj Hathoda / Dada Bhai
 1999 Swear on India
Kabeera
 1999 Lineage of the Sun God
Dual Role (Thakur Bhanu Pratap Singh & Heera Singh)
 1999 Red King
Dual Role (Lal 'Baadshah' Singh & Ranbhir Singh)
 1998 Indian Hero
Narrator
 1998 Big Mr. and Little Mr.
Dual Role (Insp. Arjun Singh & Bade Miyan)
 1998 Army Major
Major Jasbir Singh Rana
 1997 Angel of Death
Dr. Ram Prasad Ghayal
 1997 Eer Bir Phatte (Short)
 1997 Sometimes (Short)
 1996 Our Dreams
Narrator (voice, as Mr. Amitabh Bachchan)
 1994 Spirit
Special Appearance (Song)
 1994 Humanity
SSP Amar Nath Singh
 1992 Cruelty to the Government
Narrator
 1992 God Is the Witness
Baadshah Khan
 1991 Sadhu Sant
 1991 Alone
Insp. Vijay Verma
 1991 Indrajeet
Indrajeet
 1991 Prodigy
Ajooba / Ali
 1991 Us
Tiger / Shekhar
 1990 Aaj Ka Arjun
Bhim Singh
 1990 The Path of Fire
Vijay Dinanath Chavan
 1990 The New Style (Video)
 1989 Identity
Military Officer
 1989 I Am Azaad
Azaad
 1989 Magician
Goga
 1989/I Storm
Dual Role (Toofan & Shyam)
 1989 Allocation
Narrator
 1988 Gangaa Jamunaa Saraswathi
Ganga Prasad
 1988 Soorma Bhopali
Police Inspector (Sp Appearance)
 1988 Emperor
Vijay Kumar Srivastava / Shahenshah
 1986 The Last Option
David D'Costa / Insp. Vijay Sandaliya
 1985 Man
Raju Singh (Mard)
 1985 Arrested
Insp. Karan Kumar Khanna
 1985/I Slavery
Narrator (uncredited)
 1984 My Darling Eats Betel Nut
Nahar Singh ( Special Appearance)
 1984 What the Law Will Do
Narrator
 1984 Khabardar
Doctor
 1984 Alcoholic
Vicky Kapoor
 1984 Revolution
A.C.P. Amar Nath
 1983/I Porter
Iqbal A. Khan
 1983 Exclamation
Ramdas / Ronnie
 1983 Great
Triple role (Amit / Rana Ranveer, Guru & Insp. Shankar)
 1983 Blind Law
Jan Nissar Akhtar Khan (Guest Appearance)
 1983 Atheist
Shankar (Sheru) / Bhola
 1982 Power
Vijay A. Kumar
 1982 Self-Respecting
Govind Srivastav ('Chhotu Ustad')
 1982 Loyal Servant
Arjun Singh
 1982 The Patriot
Master Dinanath / Raju
 1982 Unparalleled
Dr. Sudhir Roy / Adhir Roy
 1982 Seven on Seven
Ravi Anand / Babu
 1981 Kaalia
Kallu / Kaalia
 1981 Inseparable Friends
Kishan Kumar
 1981 Commander
Punjabi truck driver ( Special Appearance) (uncredited)
 1981 Delicious Baboons
Jagga (Special Appearance)
 1981 Series of Events
Amit Malhotra
 1981 Orphan
Heera
 1981 Destiny and Fate
John Jaani Janardhan
 1981 One Rainy Night
Inspector Abhijeet Rai
 1980 The Pride
Vijay Kumar
 1980/I Ram and Balram
Police Inspector Balram Singh
 1980 Friendship
Vijay Varma
 1980 Two and Two Make Five
Vijay / Ram
 1979 Sign of Marriage
Amit Kapoor
 1979 Aware
Special Appearance (uncredited)
 1979 Destination
Ajay Chandra
 1979 Black Stone
Vijay Pal Singh
 1979 Mr. Natwarlal
Natwarlal
 1979 Penalty
Inder Saxena
 1979 The Great Gambler
Dual Role (Jay & Insp. Vijay)
 1978 Conqueror of Destiny
Sikandar
 1978 Don
Don / Vijay
 1978 Trident
Vijay Kumar
 1978 The Sworn Promises
Dual Role (Amit & Shankar)
 1978 Shameless
Ram Kumar Chandra / Prince Chandrashekar
 1978 Ganges of Saugand
Jeeva
 1977 Servant
Liyaqat Ali Quwwal
 1977 Upbringing
Amit
 1977 Amar, Akbar and Anthony
Anthony Gonzalves
 1977 Prelude
Alok Prasad
 1977 The Chess Players
Narration (voice)
 1977 Blood and Sweat
Shiva / Tiger
 1977 Honesty and Religion
Ahmed Reza
 1976 Court
Thakur Dharam Chand 'Dharma' / Raju
 1976 Two Strangers
Amit Roy / Naresh Dutt
 1976 Foul Play
Vijay
 1976 The Young Wife
Adult Amal (voice)
 1976 Sometimes
Amitabh Malhotra
 1975 Absconding
Rajesh (Raj)
 1975 Sholay
Jai
 1975 Mili
Shekhar Dayal
 1975 Hush Hush
Professor Sukumar Sinha
 1975 Conscience
Badal
 1975 The Wall
Vijay Verma
 1974 Espousal
Narrator
 1974 Compelled
Ravi Khanna
 1974 The Bachelor Father
Augustine (Guest Appearance)
 1974 Nameless
Amit Srivastav
 1974 Criterion
Amitabh Sharma (Amit)
 1974 Friend
Anand ( Special Appearance) (uncredited)
 1973 Traitor
Vikram (Vicky) Maharaj
 1973 Trader
Moti
 1973 Deep Trap
Ratan
 1973 Pride
Subir Kumar (Beeru)
 1973 Shackles
Insp. Vijay Khanna
 1973 Tied Hands
Dual Role (Shyamu & Deepak)
 1972 Tongue
Dalaljit (Guest Appearance)
 1972 Paving Stone
Jai Shankar Rai
 1972 Bansi and Birju
Birju
 1972 A View
Manmohan Akash Tyagi
 1972 Bawarchi
Commentator (voice)
 1972 Hot Spices
Robert Taylor (Special Appearance) (uncredited)
 1972 Bombay to Goa
Ravi Kumar
 1972 Destiny
Mohan
 1972 My Beloved's House
Guest Appearance
 1971 Reshma and Shera
Chhotu
 1971 Moth
Kumar Sen
 1971 The Story of Love
Ram G. Chandra
 1971 Anand
Dr. Bhaskar K. Bannerjee / Babu Moshai
 1969 Seven Indians
Anwar Ali Anwar
 1969 Mr. Shome
Narrator (voice, as Amitabh)
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Show Show Writer (1 credit)
Show Show Music department (34 credits)
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Show Show Thanks (17 credits)
Show Show Self (83 credits)
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Alternate Names:

Amitabh | Mr. Amitabh Bachchan | Padmashree Amitabh Bachchan | Shri Amitabh Bachchan | Shri Amitabh Bachchanji

Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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I have never really been confident about my career at any stage. See more »

Trivia:

Has a double M.A. (Master of Arts) degree. See more »

Trademark:

His baritone voice

Nickname:

Big B See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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