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Amitabh Bachchan Amitabh Bachchan Height: 1.85 m DOB: 11 October 1942

Referred to as the Shahenshah of Bollywood, Star of the Millennium, or Big B, he has since appeared in over 190 Indian films in a career spanning almost five decades.

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EXCLUSIVE | 'Koi chehre ko padhe..' Amitabh Bachchan recites poem for Chehre

Entertainment | Aug 31, 2021, 01:44 PM IST

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has recited a poem for the film 'Chehre'. In his poem, the actor interprets the many sides of a face. Listen to the powerful words in the voice of Big B himself.

Watch 'Chehre' director Rumi Jaffery and producer Anand Pandit's exclusive interview

Entertainment | Aug 20, 2021, 06:27 PM IST

Director Rumi Jaffery and producer Anand Pandit, in an exclusive interview with IndiaTV talk about their upcoming film 'Chehre.' Watch it here.

Amitabh Bachchan treats fans with new post-pack up monochromatic shot

Entertainment | Jul 22, 2021, 01:40 PM IST

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan shared a delightful monochrome picture of himself with his fans and followers on social media.

Manoj Kumar recalls 'special memories of life' with Big B in 'Roti, Kapda Aur Makaan'

Entertainment | Jun 30, 2021, 12:13 PM IST

It must be a nostalgic day for veteran star Manoj Kumar as he went back in time and shared his 'special memories' associated with the 1974 cult classic 'Roti, Kapda Aur Makkan'.

COVID19: Amitabh Bachchan comes forward to help people in need

Entertainment | May 20, 2021, 08:38 PM IST

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan comes forward to help people fight the second wave of COVID19.

Jeetega India: Amitabh Bachchan-funded COVID-19 facility comes up in Mumbai

News | May 19, 2021, 09:52 PM IST

Many celebrities have come forward to help the people in need in this second wave of the COVID-19 pandemic. A COVID-19 care centre with 30 bed-capacity and oxygen availability, helped set up by megastar Amitabh Bachchan, began its operations here on Tuesday, filmmaker Anand Pandit.

Jeetega India: Amitabh Bachchan encourages COVID-19 Warriors

News | May 12, 2021, 09:07 PM IST

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Tuesday took to social media to encourage frontline workers and Covid warriors at a time when India is fighting the most deadly pandemic. The second wave of COVID19 has created panic, anxiety and stress among the people.

With huge spike in Corona cases, Actor Abhishek Bachchan appeal people to follow Covid norms

Entertainment | Apr 07, 2021, 07:36 PM IST

India on Wednesday recorded 1,15,736 daily Covid-19 cases. Actor Abhishek Bachchan made a humble appeal to people to follow the Covid norms set by the government. He said that people have now began to think that the fear of Corona is over now as the vaccine of it has been introduced but this is not the case. The people should still be careful.

Security tightens at Big B's 'Jalsa' after Congress leader's 'threatening' statement

News | Feb 20, 2021, 11:06 PM IST

Security beefed up outside Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan's residence 'Jalsa' after Congress leader Nana Patole allegedly 'threatened' to stop his film shooting for not reacting on increased fuel prices in the country.

On Big B's 78th birthday, witness his memorable dialogues

Entertainment | Oct 11, 2020, 06:23 PM IST

IndiaTV wishes megastar Amitabh Bachchan on his 78th birthday by recalling some of his evergreen dialogues.

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Ramesh Sippy recalls making of Sholay after film completes 45 years

Entertainment | Aug 18, 2020, 07:25 PM IST

Sholay starred Amitabh Bachchan, Dharmendra, Sanjeev Kumar, Hema Malini and Jaya Bachchan among others. The film is remembered for Amjad Khan's iconic performance as the film's arch villain, dacoit Gabbar Singh.

Amitabh Bachchan tests negative for Covid-19, discharged from hospital

Entertainment | Aug 02, 2020, 05:42 PM IST

Abhishek Bachchan informed that father Amitabh Bachchan has finally tested negative for coronavirus and has got discharged from the hospital. He tweeted, "my father, thankfully, has tested negative on his latest Covid-19 test and has been discharged from the hospital."

Aishwarya Rai, daughter Aaradhya test negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital

Entertainment | Jul 27, 2020, 08:40 PM IST

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and daughter Aaradhya were discharged from Nanavati Hospital on July 27 after they tested negative for COVID-19.

Bachchan family to undergo second corona test, Rekha's bungalow out from containment zone

Entertainment | Jul 21, 2020, 03:05 PM IST

Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek, Aishwarya and Aaradhya are undergoing treatment at the hospital after being infected with COVID-19. They are stable and a second test is expected soon. Whereas, Rekha's house is not a containment zone now.

Bachchan family to undergo second coronavirus test on Wednesday

Entertainment | Jul 19, 2020, 03:10 PM IST

Amitabh Bachchan, son Abhishek Bachchan, daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and granddaughter Aaradhya to undergo second coronavorus test on wednesday.

Amitabh Bachchan's fans offer prayers for speedy recovery of the megastar

Entertainment | Jul 18, 2020, 11:11 PM IST

As Amitabh Bachchan has tested COVID-19 positive and has been hospitalised, fans from all around the country are praying for his speedy recovery.

Fans perform 'yagna' in WB's Asansol for speedy recovery of Amitabh Bachchan from COVID-19

News | Jul 15, 2020, 10:24 AM IST

The fans of Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan organised 'yagna' in West Bengal's Asansol and prayed for his speedy recovery from COVID-19.

Amitabh Bachchan tests positive for coronavirus: A look actor's health history

Entertainment | Jul 12, 2020, 10:28 PM IST

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has a history of ailments. He is 77 and has been in the industry for over five decades

Wishes for speedy recovery continue pouring in for Amitabh Bachchan

Entertainment | Jul 12, 2020, 09:26 PM IST

Wishes for a speedy recovery have continued pouring in from film industry colleagues and fans ever since Bollywood veteran Amitabh Bachchan tweeted on Saturday evening to say that he has been hospitalised with Covid-19.

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