Amitabh Bachchan

  • Happy Birthday, Big B!

    Straight talk |  Shantanu Mukharji
    Amitabh Bachchan (AB) and I have few things in common. We both were born in Allahabad and are proud Allahabadis. Coincidentally, AB lived in a...

  • How Amitabh Bachchan's 'Insaniyat' became gospel for hostel boys

    Pentaprism |  Rohit Vats
    Once I lived in a hostel, a place completely secluded from the world of desires and dreams. The only contact with the outside was an...

  • Why do today's Bollywood heroes look the same?

    Pentaprism |  Rohit Vats
    How would you define Dev Anand's style? I think you are at loss of words. Similarly, Dilip Kumar, Raj Kapoor, Rajesh Khanna, and ...

  • Why Agneepath needed a remake

    Pixelated |  Soumyadip Choudhury
    Some movies just need to be there, embedded in our memories. We shouldn't attempt to refresh its memory by trying to watch them again. ...

  • Ring in the new, India

    Newsman |  Rajdeep Sardesai
    If politics were to mirror celluloid, then clearly our netas seem out of step. A fortnight ago, two Hindi films were released: 'Budha Hoga Tera...

  • Open letter to Amitabh from a cynical fan

    Begging Your Pardon |  Rituparna Chatterjee
    Dear Amitabh, Aaj khush toh bahut hoge tum... I truly believe every generation deserves the heroes they get. Born in the bleached out ...

  • Exclusive: Big B uncut, Imran on Coke Studio

    Sushi's Blog |  Sushant Mehta
    In this exclusive video blog, Amitabh Bachchan says Aamir Khan, Salman Khan and SRK are much bigger stars than him. Amitabh also speaks about his...

  • Is drinking alcohol about Senses or Sensibility?

    Storm Chaser |  Mahima Sharma
    What is the right age of drinking alcohol? Much has been debated over the last week but the issue still remains on 'a high' after...

  • Why Indian celebrities are afraid to be political

    Write Wing |  Namrata Kilpady
    The Congress is not wrong when it asks Amitabh Bachchan to take a stand on the Gujarat riots of 2002. Bachchan spelt out earlier this...