|Date of birth||Oct 11, 1942|
|Debut film||Saat Hindustani|
|Father||Harivansh Rai Bachchan|
Amitabh Harivansh Bachchan is well known as BIG B, is an actor, dubbing artist, playback singer who started his career in early 70's. Big B's first movie on sets was DEEWAR and ZANJEER which called him as an angry young man in "BOLLYWOOD". He appeared in more than 190 films in the span of 40 years. In the movie Zanjeer he appeared as inspector "Vijay khanna" which bought him popularity and later have shared the screen with Rajesh Khanna in a movie NAMAK HARAAM which bought the new trend to the Indian cinema on Friendship. These were the movies with jaya bachchan who is the better half of Big B.
e have created trends on Honesty, punctuality and have done many roles as a alcoholic which showed his acting skills and dedication towards work. He has worked with almost all the actors of Indian cinema.
He have done many guest roles were people came to the halls to see Big B itself. Deewar is the film which bought top collections to bollywood and then the Times of India have ranked the movie in 4 th place on 25 it was released on 15 th of August.Most of his films were nominated for Filmfare and National awards.
The Government of India have honored him with PADMA SHRI, PADMA BUSHAN and PADMA VIBUSHAN and many more major awards. The government of france have honored him with LEGION OF HONOUR. Bachchan has made a film in hollywood The great Gatsby in the year 2013. he played a non -Indian jewish role.