Amitabh Bachchan

  • Amitabh Bachchan feels 'nervous' to shoot R Balki's next 20-04-2014 01:10 PM

    Panaji: After delivering hits with R Balki, megastar Amitabh Bachchan has revealed that he still gets butterflies in the stomach to shoot his upcoming film with the director. Bachchan, 71, who worked with Balki in 'Cheeni Kum' and 'Paa', began the filming of his new project in Goa today. "First...
  • 'Bhoothnath Returns' earns Rs 30.15 crores in five days, makers elated at movie's success 17-04-2014 07:05 PM

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan starrer 'Bhoothnath Returns', which was released on April 11, has earned Rs 25.44 crore in five days, its makers claimed at its "success party". "When we were promoting this film, I had said that this film should work for Ravi Chopra (producer), if not for the director...
  • This Lok Sabha polls, there are at least 450 voters named 'Amitabh Bachchan', 2 'Surma Bhopali', 1 'Mr India', 7000 'Gabbar Singh'! 17-04-2014 02:16 PM

    If you thought Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan was inimitable, Amitabh Bachchan, the son of Ramavilas from Shahjahanpur in Uttar Pradesh would politely beg to differ. Of the hundreds and thousands of names on the electoral rolls on the Election Commission website, there are around 450 people named Amitabh Bachchan. Interestingly,...
  • Rajeev Khandelwal: Films I do call for patience and will power 15-04-2014 02:45 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Rajeev Khandelwal says that being in the film industry is like an endless marathon and the one who survives till the end is the winner a la Amitabh Bachchan. "I don't believe in competition. So many films are being made in a year. In this industry, it's the...
  • Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan and Aamir Khan are loved internationally: Amitabh Bachchan 15-04-2014 12:49 PM

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has travelled the world, meeting cinema icons from all over. He feels happy at the growing reach of Indian movies and says younger stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan and Salman Khan deserve the credit for realising their potential globally and pushing it in...
  • I am in awe of all the fresh talent: Amitabh Bachchan 14-04-2014 06:49 PM

    Mumbai: Few taste the degree of success that Amitabh Bachchan has in his over four decades as an actor. When the megastar was asked who from the current generation of actors can carry his baton forward, he said "I am in awe of all the fresh talent". He said: "I...
  • Amitabh Bachchan's 'Bhoothnath Returns' mints over Rs 18 crore in three days 14-04-2014 02:11 PM

    New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan has packed a punch with his new film 'Bhoothnath Returns', which not only opened to a positive response from both the critics and audiences, but the comedy has also proved to be commercially viable. It has earned over Rs 18 crore in its opening weekend at...
  • 'Bhoothnath Returns' makes Rs 4.7 crore on first day 13-04-2014 10:54 AM

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan's latest movie 'Bhoothnath Returns', also starring child actor Parth Bhalerao in a key role, has managed to amass Rs.4.07 crore on its opening day. The film released Friday. Trade experts are expecting the numbers to increase substantially over the weekend due to the overwhelming word of mouth...
  • Watch: Amitabh Bachchan talks about 'Bhoothnath Returns' and politics 12-04-2014 10:44 AM

    Amitabh Bachchan is back in theatres as the friendly ghost in 'Bhoothnath Returns'. The film also has politics in it that makes it relevant in the election season. ...
  • Write your review: 'Bhoothnath Returns'

    Rajeev Masand says 'Bhoothnath Returns' works as it has a heart. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes ...
  • 'Bhoothnath Returns' review: The film works as it has a heart 11-04-2014 10:30 PM

    Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Parth Bhalerao, Boman Irani Director: Nitesh Tiwari Its release shrewdly timed just as the nation goes to polls, "Bhoothnath Returns" casts a satirical eye on the messy business of Indian politics and the workings of election campaigns. The twist, of course, is that it's a 60-something-year-old invisible...
  • 'Bhoothnath Returns' tweet review: Unrealistic yet enjoyable 11-04-2014 10:20 AM

    What happens when a ghost decides to contest elections? Will it add to the existing chaos? Or will it smoothen the whole process? Director Nitesh Tiwari explores this whacky idea in 'Bhoothnath Returns'. A sequel to the enjoyable 2008 film 'Bhoothnath' the film has Amitabh Bachchan in the title role...
  • Snapshot: Amitabh Bachchan tries a new look, wears stylish glasses to the premiere of 'Bhoothnath Returns' 10-04-2014 05:06 PM

    Megastar Amitabh Bachchan donned stylish glasses as he attended the Dubai premiere of his upcoming film 'Bhoothnath Returns' in Dubai. The actor, who has sported varied looks on the big screen, looked quite impressive in the new, striking avatar. The star takes on a corrupt politician played by Boman Irani...
  • Acting takes precedence for filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia 10-04-2014 02:29 PM

    Mumbai: For the next one month and more, filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia will completely turn into an actor. He will be shooting for two projects every day. "I am reviving the days of Shashi Kapoor and Govinda who did more than one shift per day. No actor does double shifts any...
  • e Lounge: In conversation with Amitabh Bachchan 09-04-2014 05:25 PM

    Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan shares the experience of his upcoming movie 'Bhootnath Returns'. In exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's Sushant Mehta, the actor also talks about forthcoming general elections. ...
  • We should be affected by Box Office collections: Amitabh Bachchan 09-04-2014 03:26 PM

    New Delhi: On his recent trip to the capital, megastar Amitabh Bachchan spoke to IBNLive about the theme of 'Bhoothnath Returns', his fears and why actors should be affected by Box office collections. Excerpts from an interview... On incorporating the concept of elections in 'Bhoothnath Returns': The story of 'Bhoothnath...
  • Big B rings in wife Jaya's birthday at midnight, leaves for Dubai in the morning 09-04-2014 02:33 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan managed to squeeze in some family time to bring in his wife Jaya Bachchan's 66th birthday, but he will spend Wednesday in Dubai to promote his forthcoming release 'Bhoothnath Returns'. The 71-year-old has been traveling in and out of places to fulfill his promotional duties as...
  • Meeting politicians doesn't mean I'm endorsing them: Amitabh Bachchan 09-04-2014 11:00 AM

    Talking about his meeting with Narendra Modi, Amitabh Bachchan has said that his meeting with any political leader does not mean he subscribes to their ideology. ...
  • Varun Dhawan, Amitabh Bachchan and others rally behind a heartbroken Yuvraj Singh 08-04-2014 03:31 PM

    New Delhi: As Yuvraj Singh faces public ire for his poor showing in the lost World T20 finals against Sri Lanka, many of his fans and Bollywood have rallied behind the beleaguered batsman. Yuvraj's 21-ball 11 sucked the momentum out of India's innings on Sunday and some unruly fans pelted...
  • Big B's 'Bhoothnath Returns' to release in India, Pakistan on same day 08-04-2014 11:09 AM

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan's upcoming film 'Bhoothnath Returns' will be releasing in India and Pakistan simultaneously. The horror comedy film has been directed by Nitesh Tiwari and is a sequel to 2008 film 'Bhoothnath'. It will see Big B reprising the role of the friendly ghost. Confirming the news,...
  • e Lounge: In conversation with Amitabh Bachchan on 'Bhootnath Returns' 05-04-2014 10:50 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan shares the experience of his upcoming movie 'Bhootnath Returns'. Directed by Nitesh Tiwari 'Bhootnath Returns' is a horror comedy. The film is set to be released on April 11. ...
  • Go on a date with Ranbir Kapoor, spend the day with Priyanka Chopra and fly with SRK 05-04-2014 06:00 PM

    New Delhi: A starry fundraising auction will offer a chance to fly with superstar Shah Rukh Khan on his private jet, win a dinner date with heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor and spend an entire day with Bollywood diva Priyanka Chopra. Swades Foundation, founded by former UTV boss Ronnie and wife Zarina...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Main Tera Hero', 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier' 05-04-2014 01:26 PM

    This week on Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Main Tera Hero' and 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier'. He also talks to legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan about his film 'Bhootnath Returns'. ...
  • Idol Chat: Amitabh Bachchan to return as ghost in 'Bhoothnath Returns' 05-04-2014 01:15 PM

    Legendary actor Amitabh Bachchan will be next seen in 'Bhootnath Returns' as a ghost. The movie is a sequel of 'Bhootnath' and will release on April 11. ...
  • e Lounge: Rajeev Masand in conversation with Amitabh Bachchan 04-04-2014 02:07 PM

    In this episode of e Lounge, Rajeev Masand speaks to the legendary actor Amitabh Bachachan on his movie 'Bhoothnath Returns'. ...
  • Kapil Sharma celebrates his birthday with Big B, Lata Mangeshkar 04-04-2014 12:50 PM

    Mumbai: Stand-up comedian Kapil Sharma had a memorable birthday this year as he got to meet two legends of Bollywood - Amitabh Bachchan and Lata Mangeshkar. Kapil turned a year older Wednesday. He shared his joy with reporters, recounting how he got a cake from Big B on his show...