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Amitabh Bachchan


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
Black Debraj Sahai
(2005)
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham...
Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham... Yashvardhan Raichand
(2001)
Pink
Pink Deepak Sehgal
(2016)
Baghban
Baghban Raj Malhotra
(2003)

Filmography

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  Nastik (announced)
Guest Role
 2019 Brahmastra (filming)
 2018 Badla (filming)
Lawyer
 2018 Thugs of Hindostan (filming)
Ismail Ali
 2019 Jhund
 2018 102 Not Out
Dattatraya Vakharia
 2017 Firangi
Narrator
 2017 Sarkar 3
Subhash Nagre / Sarkar
 2017 Begum Jaan
Narrator
 2017 The Ghazi Attack
Narrator
 2016 Veergatha
Dharma Chakra (voice)
 2016 Astra Force (TV Series)
Astra
 2016 Wah Taj
Voiceover
 2016/III Pink
Deepak Sehgal
 2016 Three
John Biswas
 2016 Ki & Ka
 2016/I Wazir
Pandit Omkarnath Dhar
 2015 Piku
Bhaskor Banerjee
 2015 Hey Bro
Special Appearance
 2015 Shamitabh
Amitabh Sinha / Shamitabh
 2014 How Are You Doing This? (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 Manam
Pratap
 2014 Bhoothnath Returns
Bhoothnath
 2013 Mahabharat
Bheeshma (voice)
 2013 Krrish 3
Narrator (voice)
 2013/I Boss
Narrator
 2013/I Satyagraha
Dwarka Anand
 2013 The Great Gatsby
Meyer Wolfsheim
 2012 English Vinglish
Guest Appearance (Hindi Version)
 2012 Ganga Devi
 2012 Bol Bachchan
Bachchan
 2012 Department
Sarjeroa Gaikwad
 2011 Aarakshan
Prabhakar Anand
 2011 Bbuddah... Hoga Terra Baap
Vijju 'Bbuddah'
 2010 Kandahar
Lokanatha Sharma
 2010 Teen Patti
Professor Venkat Subramaniam
 2010 Rann
Vijay Harshvardhan Malik
 2009 Father
Auro
 2009 Aladin
Genius
 2009 Zor Lagaa Ke... Haiya! (voice)
 2009 Delhi-6
Annapurna's husband
 2008 God You Are Great
God
 2008 Reign Of Sarkar
Subhash 'Sarkar' Nagare
 2008 Bhoothnath
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 Ram Gopal Varma's Indian Flames
Babban Singh
 2007 Jhoom Barabar Jhoom
Dancer / Singer
 2007 Swami
Narrator
 2007 Cheeni Kum
Buddhadev Gupta
 2007 Shootout at Lokhandwala
Dhingra
 2007 Nishabd
Vijay
 2007 Eklavya: The Royal Guard
Eklavya
 2006 Baabul
Balraj Kapoor
 2006 Ganga
Thakur Vijay Singh
 2006 Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna
Samarjit Talwar
 2006 Darna Zaroori Hai
Professor
 2006 Family: Ties of Blood
Virendra 'Viren' Sahi
 2005 Ek Ajnabee
Col. Suryaveer Singh
 2005 Dil Jo Bhi Kahey...
Shekhar Sinha
 2005 Viruddh... Family Comes First
Vidhyadar Ramkrishna Patwardhan
 2005 Sarkar
Subhash Nagre 'Sarkar'
 2005 Riddle
The Shepherd (Special Appearance)
 2005 Parineeta
Narrator (voice)
 2005 Bunty Aur Babli
DCP Dashrath Singh
 2005 Time: The Race Against Time
Ishwarchand Thakur
 2005 Black
Debraj Sahai
 2005 Oye Bubbly (Short)
Masterji
 2004 Ab Tumhare Hawale Watan Saathiyo
Major General Amarjeet Singh
 2004 Veer-Zaara
Chaudhary Sumer Singh (Special Appearance)
 2004 Hum Kaun Hai?
Major Frank John Williams / Frank James Williams
 2004 Kyun! Ho Gaya Na...
Raj Chauhan
 2004 Deewaar: Let's Bring Our Heroes Home
Maj. Ranvir Kaul
 2004 Lakshya
Col. Sunil Damle
 2004 Dev
JCP Dev Pratap Singh
 2004 Insaaf: The Justice
Narrator
 2004 Rudraksh
Narrator
 2004 Aetbaar
Dr. Ranveer Malhotra
 2004 Khakee
DCP Anant Kumar Shrivastav
 2003 Baghban
Raj Malhotra
 2003/I Boom
Bade Mia
 2003 Mumbai Se Aaya Mera Dost
Narrator
 2003 Armaan
Dr. Siddharth Sinha
 2003/I Khushi
Narrator
 2003 Aa Ae O (Short)
 2002 Thorns
Yashvardhan 'Major' Rampal
 2002 Agnivarsha: The Fire and the Rain
Indra (Special Appearance)
 2002 Hum Kisi Se Kum Nahin
Dr. Rastogi
 2002 Aankhen
Vijay Singh Rajput
 2002 Kabhi Nahi (Short)
 2001 Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham...
Yashvardhan Raichand
 2001 Aks
Insp. Manu Verma
 2001 Ek Rishtaa: The Bond of Love
Vijay Kapoor
 2000 Love Stories
Narayan Shankar
 1999 Hello Brother
God (voice)
 1999 Kohram
Col. Balbir Singh Sodi, aka Devraj Hathoda / Dada Bhai
 1999 Hindustan Ki Kasam
Kabeera
 1999 Sooryavansham
Dual Role (Thakur Bhanu Pratap Singh & Heera Singh)
 1999 Lal Baadshah
Dual Role (Lal 'Baadshah' Singh & Ranbhir Singh)
 1998 Hero Hindustani
Narrator
 1998 Bade Miyan Chote Miyan
Dual Role (Insp. Arjun Singh & Bade Miyan)
 1998 Major Saab
Major Jasbir Singh Rana
 1997 Mrityudaata
Dr. Ram Prasad Ghayal
 1997 Eer Bir Phatte (Short)
 1997 Kabhi Kabhi (Short)
 1996 Our Dreams
Narrator (voice, as Mr. Amitabh Bachchan)
 1994 Akka
Special Appearance (Song)
 1994 Insaniyat
SSP Amar Nath Singh
 1992 Zulm Ki Hukumat
Narrator
 1992 Khuda Gawah
Baadshah Khan
 1991 Sadhu Sant
 1991 Akayla
Insp. Vijay Verma
 1991 Indrajeet
Indrajeet
 1991 Ajooba
Ajooba / Ali
 1991 Hum
Tiger / Shekhar
 1990 Aaj Ka Arjun
Bhim Singh
 1990 Agneepath
Vijay Dinanath Chavan
 1990 Naya Andaz (Video)
 1989 Shanakht
 1989 Main Azaad Hoon
Azaad
 1989 Jaadugar
Goga
 1989/I Toofan
Dual Role (Toofan & Shyam)
 1989 Batwara
Narrator
 1988 Gangaa Jamunaa Saraswathi
Ganga Prasad
 1988 Soorma Bhopali
Police Inspector (Sp Appearance)
 1988 Shahenshah
Vijay Kumar Srivastava / Shahenshah
 1986 Aakhree Raasta
David D'Costa / Insp. Vijay Sandaliya
 1985 Mard
Raju Singh (Mard)
 1985 Geraftaar
Insp. Karan Kumar Khanna
 1985 Ghulami
Narrator (uncredited)
 1984 Kanoon Kya Karega
Narrator
 1984 Paan khaye Saiyan Hamaar
Nahar Singh ( Special Appearance)
 1984 Khabardar
 1984 Sharaabi
Vicky Kapoor
 1984 Inquilaab
A.C.P. Amar Nath
 1983/I Coolie
Iqbal A. Khan
 1983 Pukar
Ramdas / Ronnie
 1983 Mahaan
Triple role (Amit / Rana Ranveer, Guru & Insp. Shankar)
 1983 Andhaa Kaanoon
Jan Nissar Akhtar Khan (Guest Appearance)
 1983 Nastik
Shankar (Sheru) / Bhola
 1982 Shakti
Vijay A. Kumar
 1982 Khud-Daar
Govind Srivastav ('Chhotu Ustad')
 1982 Namak Halaal
Arjun Singh
 1982 Desh Premee
Master Dinanath / Raju
 1982 Bemisal
Dr. Sudhir Roy / Adhir Roy
 1982 Satte Pe Satta
Ravi Anand / Babu
 1981 Kaalia
Kallu / Kaalia
 1981 Inseparable Friends
Kishan Kumar
 1981 Commander
Punjabi truck driver ( Special Appearance) (uncredited)
 1981 Walayati Babu
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 Suhaag
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 Kasme Vaade
Dual Role (Amit & Shankar)
 1978 Besharam
Ram Kumar Chandra / Prince Chandrashekar
 1978 Ganges of Saugand
Jeeva
 1977 Charandas
Liyaqat Ali Quwwal
 1977 Upbringing
Amit
 1977 Amar, Akbar and Anthony
Anthony Gonzalves
 1977 Alap
Alok Prasad
 1977 Shatranj Ke Khilari
Narration (voice)
 1977 Blood and Sweat
Shiva / Tiger
 1977 Honesty and Religion
Ahmed Reza
 1976 Court
Thakur Dharam Chand 'Dharma' / Raju
 1976 Do Anjaane
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 Found
Shekhar Dayal
 1975 Hush Hush
Professor Sukumar Sinha
 1975 Zameer
Badal
 1975 The Wall
Vijay Verma
 1974 Result
Narrator
 1974 Majboor
Ravi Khanna
 1974 The Bachelor Father
Augustine (Guest Appearance)
 1974 Norm
Amitabh Sharma (Amit)
 1974 Friend
Anand ( Special Appearance) (uncredited)
 1973 Traitor
Vikram (Vicky) Maharaj
 1973 Dealer
Moti
 1973 Abhimaan
Subir Kumar (Beeru)
 1973 Deep Trap
Ratan
 1973 Chains
Insp. Vijay Khanna
 1973 Tied Hands
Dual Role (Shyamu & Deepak)
 1972 Tongue
Dalaljit (Guest Appearance)
 1972 Raaste Kaa Patthar
Jai Shankar Rai
 1972 Bansi and Birju
Birju
 1972 A View
Manmohan Akash Tyagi
 1972 The Chef
Commentator (voice)
 1972 Hot Masala
Robert Taylor (Special Appearance) (uncredited)
 1972 Bombay to Goa
Ravi Kumar
 1972 Destiny
Mohan
 1972 My Beloved's House
Guest Appearance
 1971 Reshma Aur Shera
Chhotu
 1971 Parwana
Kumar Sen
 1971 The Story of Love
Ram G. Chandra
 1971 Anand
Dr. Bhaskar K. Bannerjee / Babu Moshai
 1969 Seven Indians
Anwar Ali Anwar
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Alternate Names:

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

Height:

6' 1" (1.86 m)
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Personal Quote:

(Referring to Abhishek Bachchan) "Like any other father I feel proud to see my son on the silver screen." See more »

Trivia:

Starred in the shelved film "Patthar Ke Log" (1980) Starring Shashi Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan,Shatrughan Sinha, Hema Malini, Reena Roy,Poonam Dhillon, Ranjeeta Kaur, Kanwaljeet, Produced by Romu Sippy, Directed by Raj .N. Sippy. The film was shelved due to its high budget. Plus Raj Sippy decided to make Satte Pe Satta. Years later actor, producer Rajan Sippy wanted to revive the script and make ... See more »

Trademark:

His baritone voice

Nickname:

Munna See more »

Star Sign:

Libra

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