Amitabh Bachchan now has 29 million followers on Twitter!The 74-year-old superstar hits a new milestone on social media
Superstar Amitabh Bachchan is the most followed Indian actor on Twitter. The actor has been pretty active on social media, posting his views and personal life details on Twitter and Instagram. Big B now enjoys 29 million followers on the micro-blogging platform. He himself tweeted to express his gratitude and excitement to fans.
The 74-year-old, who has given hits like "Sholay", "Deewar", "Black" and "Piku", is ahead of actors Shah Rukh Khan (27.6 million), Salman Khan (25.1 million), Aamir Khan (21.8 million), Priyanka Chopra (18.9 million) and Deepika Padukone with 20 million.
On Saturday night, Amitabh expressed his excitement.
"29 million on Twitter. There was time only one person saw my tweet and today 29 million! It is because of all of you!" he tweeted.
He added that he was looking forward for his next milestone -- 30 million followers.
The "Wazir" actor is very active on social media platforms and uses the medium to share updates about his personal and professional lives. Amitabh is currently busy with two films -- "102 Not Out" and "Thugs Of Hindostan".
He will share screen space with veteran actor Rishi Kapoor in "102 Not Out". The pair will be seen on the big screen after nearly two decades.
"Thugs of Hindostan" also stars Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif and "Dangal" fame Fatima Sana Sheikh. The film is directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya. It is an adaptation of the 1839 novel Confessions of a Thug. Thugs of Hindostan will release next year on Diwali.
(With IANS Inputs)
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