Bachchan

  • It's fun to explore new ways of expression on camera, says 'Yudh' actress Aahana Kumra Yesterday

    Mumbai: Aahana Kumra can't help rejoice in the way her role in Amitabh Bachchan's first fiction show on television "Yudh" has shaped up and the way viewers have reacted to her performance. She says the Big B's presence made the experience of shooting the show easier. "I'd have never imagined my...
  • Bollywood superhit 'Dhoom: 3' opens on 2,000 screens in 400 cities in China, enters Chinese top ten chart 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood super hit 'Dhoom: 3', which reportedly opened on 2,000 screens in 400 Chinese cities, has entered the Chinese top ten chart. After storming the Turkish box office and becoming the only Indian film to get to the Turkish Top 10, 'Dhoom:3', Yash Raj Films (YRF) offering, has now entered...
  • MPs complain against bad food in Parliament canteen, say they fell sick 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Members of Parliament in the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday complained against bad quality of food. JDU MP KC Tyagi and SP MPs Ram Gopal Yadav and Jaya Bachchan raised the issue of the poor quality food being served in the Parliament canteen. All the MPs claimed that the food...
  • Whoa! Aamir and Shah Rukh Khan pose for photographs together in rare joint appearance 4 days ago

    After leaving everyone surprised by burning the hatchet with Salman Khan and hugging him at Baba Siddique's Iftaar party again this year, Shah Rukh Khan wowed everyone when he posed with Aamir Khan in rare joint appearance. Superstars may have attended an event to support Indian support kabaddi, but it...
  • Team 'Happy New Year' to tour US with 'Slam! The Tour' 5 days ago

    Shah Rukh Khan and his co-stars of 'Happy New Year' will be performing in various cities of US in the coming weeks. Along with SRK, Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Boman Irani, Vivaan Shah, Sonu Sood and Farah Khan will tour USA with their new show 'Slam! The Tour'. They will...
  • Aishwarya Rai Bachchan: Every expecting parent in our country should be aware of stem cell banking 5 days ago

    Chennai: Bollywood actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan on Sunday reiterated the importance of stem cell banking by mothers and the situation that led to her decision to go in for stem cell banking for her daughter. "The decision to bank umbilical cord cell had to be taken at a time when...
  • Amitabh Bachchan open to supporting anti-tobacco campaigns 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been long associated with campaigns for polio eradication in India, won't mind working on anti-tobacco projects too. The 'Bhoothnath Returns' star has been actively campaigning for polio eradication since 2002 and was appointed a Unicef Goodwill Ambassador with a focus on HIV/AIDS and polio...
  • Abhishek Bachchan thinks Shah Rukh Khan looks like hockey player Dhyan Chand 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Abhishek Bachchan feels superstar Shah Khan Khan should make a movie on legendary hockey player Dhyan Chand and also essay his role on-screen as he looks like him. The late Indian hockey player is remembered for his extraordinary goal-scoring feats, in addition to earning three Olympic gold medals...
  • Abhishek Bachchan wants to do a biopic on Yuvraj Singh 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Abhishek Bachchan says if he gets an opportunity, he would love to do a biopic on cricketer Yuvraj Singh, whose career graph and fighting spirit as a cancer survivor, the actor believes, can make for an inspiration tale. The 38-year-old was present at a press conference here to introduce his...
  • Would love to do Yuvraj Singh biopic: Abhishek Bachchan 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Abhishek Bachchan says if he gets an opportunity, he would love to do a biopic on cricketer Yuvraj Singh, whose career graph and fighting spirit as a cancer survivor, the actor believes, can make for an inspiration tale. The 38-year-old was present at a press conference here to introduce his...
  • Snapshot: Abhishek Bachchan poses with his kabaddi team, the Jaipur Pink Panthers July 23, 2014

    Actor Abhishek Bachchan was in Jaipur recently to review the preparations of his Kabaddi team, the Jaipur Pink Panthers. The much talked-about Pro Kabaddi League will begin on July 26, and according to media reports, most of the franchisees are yet to have sponsorship deals in place. Speaking to the...
  • Anurag Kashyap is clueless about response to 'Yudh' July 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, one of the creative directors of Sony TV's finite series "Yudh" starring Amitabh Bachchan, is so busy in the editing room that he is oblivious to the response to the show. Produced by Endemol India and Saraswati Creations, "Yudh" is Big B's debut fiction show. "I don't come...
  • Watch: Kaun Banega Crorepati fights the good fight; releases a heartfelt Hindu-Muslim unity promo in the month of Ramazan July 23, 2014

    Any commentary on the sticky subject of Hindu-Muslim relations is fraught with the danger of hyperbole. I will go right ahead and say it. The popular television game show Kaun Banega Crorepati has won the public relations war with a series of sensitive TV promos aimed at addressing contentious issues...
  • There was, is and will always be only one Amitabh Bachchan: Abhishek Bachchan July 23, 2014

    Jaipur: Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan today said his father and megastar Amitabh Bachchan has achieved a remarkable feat in the film industry and no one can match up to it. "There was, is and will always be only one Amitabh Bachchan. No one can reach that level... and that is why...
  • Snapshot: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan spotted with Aaradhya in London July 22, 2014

    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is currently in London, and as reports suggest also expected to attend the Commonwealth Games, as the face of Longines Watches. The actress has been accompanied by her daughter Aaradhya. In the photos that are being shared on Facebook and Twitter, Aishwarya is seen posing and taking...
  • Presenting Amitabh Bachchan's look from R Balki's 'Shamitabh' July 21, 2014

    R Balki has made Amitabh Bachchan experiment with very unique looks in each of his films. In 'Cheeni Kum' the actor sported salt and pepper hair and a ponytail while in 'Paa' Big B played a 12 year old boy suffering from a genetic disorder projeria. In his latest film...
  • Aamir Khan's son Azad playing football with Abhishek Bachchan is the cutest thing you'll see today July 21, 2014

    This has got to be the cutest image of the day. Two and a half year old Azad Rao Khan dribbled with a football at a recent celebrity charity football match. Azad played with mom Kiran Rao, who was part of one of the teams and Abhishek Bachchan. Azad's dad,...
  • Amitabh Bachchan happy with polio eradication from India July 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is the goodwill ambassador for polio UNICEF campaign, is happy that the disease is finally eradicated from India. The 69-year-old was appointed as the ambassador in 2005 and has since fronted their polio eradication programme successfully. "Polio eradicated from India.. An 8 year campaign with the...
  • Mona Vasu inspired by Big B's energy and workaholic nature July 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Popular TV actress Mona Vasu, who returns to the small screen with megastar Amitabh Bachchan starrer show 'Yudh', is amazed by the energy and workaholic nature of the actor at this age. Mona said she accepted 'Yudh' for three reasons- opportunity to work with Amitabh Bachchan, creative director Anurag...
  • Akshara is in good hands: Kamal Haasan on daughter's Bollywood debut July 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Kamal Haasan feels his daughter Akshara, who is making her debut in Bollywood with R Balki's 'Shamitabh', is in good hands and does not need his advice. "I think she should not take any advice from old time actors. I think she knows her way. And she will...
  • Episode two of 'Yudh' picks up pace but a jumbled screenplay overpowers good performances July 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The second episode of 'Yudh' starring Amitabh Bachchan in the lead role gave a little more insight into the world of businessman Yudhisthir Sikarwar's life. While pilot saw Yudh- as Sikarwar is fondly called by friends and family- being tipped by an unknown man about how the general hospital...
  • 'Yudh' first episode review: Slow and obscure, the pilot of Amitabh Bachchan's family drama fails to impress July 15, 2014

    New Delhi: When in 2000, Amitabh Bachchan took on the host's position for Siddhartha Basu's 'Kaun Banega Crorepati', it proved to be a turning point for not just Bachchan but also for Indian television. Bachchan in some way was responsible for heralding a new era in Indian television. Thanks to...
  • What's Amitabh Bachchan's 'Yudh' about? Division of business empire July 13, 2014

    Mumbai: The promos of the forthcoming TV series "Yudh" have left audiences guessing the actual story of the show, but a source says the narrative will centre on the division of the business empire of the show's protagonist, Amitabh Bachchan. Amitabh, who is making his debut in the fiction space on...
  • In pursuit of excellence: Amitabh Bachchan talks about his journey in Bollywood July 19, 2014

    In pursuit of excellence with Vijay Amritraj, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan talks about his life and times and shares his experience in Bollywood. ...
  • Amitabh Bachchan remembers Zohra Sehgal as an 'immensely lovable co-star' July 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan Thursday mourned the death of Indian cinema and theatre doyenne Zohra Sehgal, remembering her as an "immensely lovable co-star", who lived a journey of 102 years. "Zohra Sehgal passes away at 102 yrs... what a journey and what an immensely loveable co star! Prayers for her blessed...