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Amitabh Bachchan (actor)

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Who is Amitabh Bachchan?

Amitabh Bachchan: Amitabh Harivansh Bachchan is an Indian film actor. He first gained popularity in the early 1970s for movies like Deewar and Zanjeer, and was dubbed India's first "angry young man" for his on-screen roles in Bollywood, and has since appeared in over 180 Indian films in a career spanning more than four decades. Bachchan is widely regarded as one of the greatest and most influential actors in the history of Indian cinema. So total was his dominance of the movie scene in the 1970s and 1980s that the French director François Truffaut called him a "one-man industry".

  • also known as Amitabh Harivansh Bachchan, Amitabh Harivansh Srivastav, Amitabh, Shri Amitabh Bachchanji, Shri. Amitabh Bachchan, Shri Amitabh Bachchan, Mr. Amitabh Bachchan, Padmashree Amitabh Bachchan, AB Sr., Munna, One Man Industry, Bollywood's Shahenshah, Angry Young Man, Amith, Inquilaab, Amit, Big B, Amitabh Bachan
  • born on (73 years ago) in Allahabad, child of Harivanshrai Bachchan and Teji Bachchan
  • ethnicity: Kayastha
  • nationality: British Raj, India
  • religion: Hinduism
  • education:
  • profession: Actor, musician, presenter, film producer, singer, voice actor, television presenter, playback singer
  • Marriage with Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan since
  • parent of
  • albums: "Aby Baby", "Hum"
  • filmography:
  • TV series: played Yudhisthir in "Yudh" since
  • films produced:
  • some of the nominations and awards:
      • Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Anand"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Zanjeer" (Insp. Vijay Khanna)
      • Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Namak Haraam" (Vikram 'Vicky' Maharaj)
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Deewaar"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Kabhie Kabhie"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Adalat" (Thakur Dharam Chand / Raju)
      • Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Amar Akbar Anthony" (Anthony Gonzalves)
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Muqaddar Ka Sikandar"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Trishul"
      • Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Don" (Don / Vijay)
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Kaala Patthar" (Vijay Pal Singh)
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Mr. Natwarlal" (Natwarlal)
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Male Playback Singer - "Mere Pass Aao" (Mr. Natwarlal)
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Dostana"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Lawaaris"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Silsila"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Bemisal"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Namak Halaal"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Shakti"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Andha Kanoon"
      • Padma Shri
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Sharaabi"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Mard"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Shahenshah"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Agneepath"
      • Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award
      • Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Hum"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Khuda Gawah"
      • Filmfare Superstar of the Millenium Award
      • Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Mohabbatein"
      • Padma Bhushan
      • Indian Telly Award for Best Television Personality
      • IIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Mohabbatein" (Narayan Shankar)
      • Stardust Award for Best Artists of the Millennium
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "The Reflection"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham"
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor - "The Reflection"
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role - "Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Actor - "The Reflection" (Inspector Manu Verma)
      • Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor - "The Reflection"
      • Indian Telly Award for Best Anchor/s - "Kaun Banega Crorepati"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Kaante"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Aankhen"
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor - "Aankhen"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Actor - "Kaante" (Yashvardhan Rampal 'Major')
      • STAR Parivaar Award for Pitamah of STAR Parivaar - "Kaun Banega Crorepati"
      • Zee Cine Award for Lifetime Achievement
      • Screen Award for Jodi No. 1 - "Baghban", with Hema Malini
      • Stardust Award for Lifetime Achievement (Jury's choice)
      • Bollywood Movie Award – Most Sensational Actor - "Kaante"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Baghban"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Actor - "Baghban" (Raj Malhotra)
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor - "Baghban"
      • Filmfare Power Award
      • Zee Cine Golden Grade Award
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Veer-Zaara"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Khakee"
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor in a Supporting Role - "Veer-Zaara"
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor - "Khakee"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Veer-Zaara" (Choudhary Sumer Singh)
      • National Film Award for Best Actor - "Black"
      • Indian Telly Award for Best Anchor/s - "Kaun Banega Crorepati"
      • ITA Award for Best Anchor - Game/Quiz Show - "Kaun Banega Crorepati"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Sarkar"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Bunty Aur Babli"
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor - "Sarkar"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Actor - "Sarkar" (Subhash Nagre (Sarkar))
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Bunty Aur Babli" (Dashrath Singh)
      • Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Black"
      • Filmfare Critics Award for Best Actor - "Black"
      • IIFA Award for Best Actor - "Black" (Debraj Sahai)
      • Zee Cine Award for Best Actor - "Black"
      • Star Guild Award for Best Actor in a Leading Role - "Black"
      • Stardust Award for Star of the Year – Male - "Black" (Reader's choice)
      • Bollywood Movie Award – Best Actor - "Black"
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Supporting Actor - "Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna" (Samarjit Singh Talwar (Sexy Sam))
      • ITA Award for Laurel For 'Ultimate Eminence'
      • nominated to Zee Cine Award for Best Actor - "Cheeni Kum"
      • Asian Film Award for Lifetime Achievement
      • National Film Award for Best Actor - "Paa" (Role: Auro)
      • Stardust Award for Best Actor - "The Last Lear"
      • Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Paa"
      • IIFA Award for Best Actor - "Paa" (Auro)
      • Star Guild Award for Lifetime Achievement
      • Stardust Award for Star of the Year – Male - "Paa" (Reader's choice)
      • Asianet Film Award for Lifetime Achievement
      • ITA Award for Best Anchor - Talk/Chat Show - "Bigg Boss" (Bigg Boss Season -3)
      • Filmfare Special Jury Award, with Madhuri Dixit
      • Star Guild Award for Special Honour For Films of 2009 - Best Actor - "Paa"
      • Stardust Award for Pride of Film Industry
      • ITA Achiever Of The Year Award
      • nominated to Filmfare Award for Best Actor - "Aarakshan"
      • nominated to IIFA Award for Best Actor - "Aarakshan" (Prabhakar Anand)
      • nominated to Stardust Award for Best Actor in a Drama - "Aarakshan" (Reader's choice)
      • Star Guild Award for Cinematic Excellence in Television
      • Indian Telly Award for Best Anchor/s - "Kaun Banega Crorepati" (Season 5)
      • nominated to Indian Telly Award for Best Anchor/s - "Kaun Banega Crorepati" (Kaun Banega Crorepati 6)
      • Stardust Award for Star of the Century (Special awards)
      • ITA Award for Best Anchor - Game/Quiz Show - "Kaun Banega Crorepati"
  • official website: srbachchan.tumblr.com

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