The Shehanshah of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan turns a year older, or should we say, younger, on October 11. The megastar who, will turn 77 tomorrow has been ruling the hearts of his diehard fans as much as he has been ruling the silver screen.Since it’s his 77th birthday, let’s walk down the memory lane and give shed some light on his movies, family and house.
Amitabh Bachchan's Childhood: Amitabh Bachchan was born on October 11, 1942 in Allahabad, he was earlier known as Amitabh Srivastava. Apart from being the known as the Shehanshah of Bollywood, Big B has also been gracing the small screens as he continues to host the knowledge based reality show Kaun Banega Crorepati for years now.
Amitabh Bachchan's Iconic Movies: Apart from being a megastar, Big B is also a film producer, television host, occasional playback singer and former politician. The actor gained popularity with films like Zanjeer (1973), Deewaar (1975), Sholay (1975), Anand (1971), Sharaabi (1984), and Amar Akbar Anthony (1977) among others. This long list of films made him the Shahenshah of Bollywood, Sadi ka Mahanayak, Star of the Millennium, and Big B.
Amitabh Bachchan's Family: Born to Teji Bachchan and Hindi-speaking Kayastha Hindu poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan, Big B, who married Jaya on June 3, 1973, is blessed with daughter Shweta and son and actor Abhishek. Abhishek is married to Aishwarya Rai and both are blessed with a daughter Aaradhya. Shweta is married to industrialist Nikhil Nanda and is mother to Navya Naveli Nanda and Agastya.
Amitabh Bachchan's Residence: Talking about Big B’s net worth, the megastar had recently announced that his property will equally be divided into his daughter and son. Big B own 5 bungalows in the Juhu-Vile Parle Development Scheme (JVPD). Prateeksha being the first one where his late parents lived, among Janak, Vatsa and Jalsa.
Amitabh Bachchan's Assets: Reportedly, Jaya Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan have the property of immovable assets worth Rs 540 crore and movable assets worth Rs 460 crore. And if this wasn’t enough, the star couple also owns 12 vehicles which include three Mercedes, one Rolls Royce, one Porsche and one Range Rover. Besides these luxury cars, they also own a Tata Nano and a tractor. Big B and Jaya Bachchan’s luxurious residence, Jalsa is worth between Rs 100 and 120 crore.
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