Bollywood living legend Amitabh Bachchan, who has been described as “Angry Young Man” for his on-screen powerful police officer roles in the 1970s and 80s. Big B acting skills is appreciated by all the generations. He is so humble and down to earth and he is among those few Bollywood actors who is famous worldwide.
Amitabh Bachchan name is familiar across the globe and here is some of interesting and unknown facts about the actor.
Amitabh Cachchan is a living Legend and his real name is Inquilab Srivastava.
Amitabh made his film debut in 1969 as a voice narrator in Mrinal Sen’s Bhuvan Shome
Amitabh’s baritone voice saw two rejections from the All India Radio. Ameen Sayani, radio ace, turned him down too in Mumbai.
Saat Hindustani is his only black-and-white film.
His first salary was Rs 300.
The superstar gave 12 consecutive flops before his first big hit Zanjeer.
Amitabh has played more double roles than any other actor. In Mahaan, he had a triple role.
Amitabh Bachchan is ambidextrous hence, can write with both hands equally well
For Amitabh Bachchan, the most beautiful actress in the film industry is Waheeda Rahman.
Amitabh was the first Asian actor to have a wax model displayed at Madame Tussaud’s in London.
Amitabh dubbed for 23 scenes in 5 hours, a record, for Shootout At Lokhandwala.
Amitabh-Jaya are the only real-life couple to have starred on-screen for 30 years from Ek Nazar to Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham – 28 years after their marriage.