BACHCHAN

  • Amitabh Bachchan resumes work for Bejoy Nambiar 'Wazir' Yesterday

    Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is shooting for the leftover part from his upcoming drama 'Wazir', directed by Bejoy Nambiar and considers them as an integral part of the film. "Work continues over 'Wazir'... those last minute leftover shots that should form an integral part of the film... the joy of...
  • Horrid to see destruction of Nepal's heritage buildings: Amitabh Bachchan 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who had shot for a popular song from 1983 film 'Mahaan' at an iconic location in Kathmandu, has mourned the loss of lives in quake-hit Nepal and expressed grief at the destruction of heritage buildings. The 72-year-old had shot the song 'Pyaar mein dil pe' with...
  • I really started understanding the craft and enjoying my work in the last two-three years: Deepika Padukone 2 days ago

    New Delhi: It has been a slow and steady journey to stardom for Deepika Padukone but the actress says she never felt insecure about her career. The 29-year-old actress, who will be next seen in Shoojit Sircar's 'Piku', said she has always been concerned about her personal shortcomings rather than professional...
  • Amitabh Bachchan, Madhuri Dixit take to Twitter to pray for Nepal earthquake victims 3 days ago

    Mumbai: On Saturday, when strong tremors jolted the nation, stars like Parineeti Chopra and Arjun Rampal got into the panic mode, while other members of film fraternity like Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit and Madhur Bhandarkar prayed for people's safety and well-being. A strong earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter...
  • Daughters are special, says Amitabh Bachchan 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who will be next seen in 'Piku' -- a film that revolves around a father-daughter relationship, says daughters bring joy, happiness and luck to a household. "Daughters are special ! They are Saraswati, they are Lakshmi, they are Sita and Durga .. they are Ma and Maata...
  • Film counts, not promotions: Amitabh Bachchan 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan feels content of a film decides its success and not the rigorous promotions. Bachchan, 72, who is currently busy promoting his upcoming film 'Piku', said the box-office connotations have changed over the period of time. "In a spate of excessive content on PIKU being put out from the...
  • Jewellery company to discontinue 'racist' advertisement featuring Aishwarya Rai 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Following the online furore over the 'racist' advertisement featuring Aishwarya Rai Bachchan with a child, the jewellery company has now decided to withdraw the campaign. The 41-year-old actress, who is the National brand ambassador for Kalyan Jewellers, had faced the wrath of activists after the print advertisement was published in...
  • Was scared to bring Amitabh Bachchan, Irrfan Khan together: Shoojit Sircar 5 days ago

    New Delhi: It was something of a feat for Shoojit Sircar to bring Amitabh Bachchan and Irrfan Khan together in his film 'Piku' but the director says he was initially unsure how the two stars would react to each other's presence. 'Piku', also starring Deepika Padukone in the titular role, is...
  • Film counts, not promotions, says Amitabh Bachchan 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Robust and innovative promotional activities have become an integral part of film marketing, but megastar Amitabh Bachchan, whose forthcoming film is 'Piku', says content drives the film toward success instead of publicity. "In a spate of excessive content on 'PIKU' being put out from the morning, there is a moment...
  • Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan extends support to Keith Vaz 6 days ago

    Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan and Indian-origin British politician Keith Vaz addressed fans and supporters in a packed hall where they were welcomed by screaming fans. ...
  • Amitabh Bachchan records video message for Shashi Kapoor 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has recorded a message as part of a special video to be screened when veteran actor-producer Shashi Kapoor will be conferred the Dadasaheb Phalke Award next month. Amitabh says he was left speechless when he was asked to narrate his experience of working with Shashi, whom he...
  • A nostalgic Amitabh Bachchan takes to social media as 'Don' completes 37 years 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, whose memorable film 'Don' completed 37 years of its release on Tuesday, is glad that the incredible journey of the film still continues The movie is an action-thriller, which revolves around a powerful gangster named Don played by Amitabh, who was seen in a double role in...
  • In the Bollywood iPhone jungle, Salman Khan the lone BlackBerry ranger; Aamir Khan, Vishal Dadlani hunt with Androids 1 week ago

    In the smartphone battlefield there have been many losers, but no outright winner yet. While Android and iPhone both fight it out for the top spot in smartphone sales, Bollywood is one big iPhone monopoly. While we have been chronicling the tech tales of the stars, we also took a deeper...
  • Abhishek Bachchan campaigns for UK general elections April 20, 2015

    Next month's general election in the UK has got an Indian flavour. Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan joined Indian-origin Labour Party candidate - Keith Vaz in campaigning in Leicester, near London recently. Bachchan and Keith Vaz addressed fans and supporters in a packed hall where they were welcomed by screaming fans....
  • Katrina Kaif to join Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor at the Cannes red carpet April 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Katrina Kaif will walk the red carpet at the 68th Cannes International Film Festival as the ambassador of cosmetic brand L'Oréal Paris. She says she can't wait to join the other global ambassadors, which also include Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor. L'Oréal Paris will celebrate 18 years...
  • Amitabh Bachchan calls granddaughter Aaradhya a curious child and very mature for her age April 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says it is the best time to be with his three-year-old granddaughter Aaradhya, who is a curious child and very mature for her age. Aaradhya is Abhishek and Aishwarya's daughter and the 72-year-old grandfather said that he loves spending time with her. "The little one gets precocious by...
  • Joint family system is most enjoyable for me, says Amitabh Bachchan April 19, 2015

    Mumbai: Megarstar Amitabh Bachchan thinks a joint family is "most enjoyable" and "entertaining". The 72-year-old screen icon took to his official Twitter handle, writing: "Joint family system is most enjoyable for me .. its so entertaining and rock steady ..common sounds are the joint consumptions, all (sic)" The "Shahenshah" of Bollywood, who...
  • Aaradhya has as many questions as one could possibly imagine: Amitabh Bachchan April 19, 2015

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says his three-year-old granddaughter Aaradhya is an inquisitive child and very mature for her age. Aaradhya is the daughter of star couple Abhishek and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. The 72-year-old doting grandfather said he loves being with her and listening to her "homemade stories". "The little one...
  • Look of the day: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan looks elegant in a white embellished sari by Meera and Muzzaffar Ali April 18, 2015

    New Delhi: If Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's Vogue shoot left you speechless then you will need some time to find the right words to describe the actress in her latest look. Dressed in a white embellished sari by Kotwara, created by Meera and Muzzaffar Ali, Aishwarya's one look will stop you...
  • Confirmed! Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor to grace red carpet at Cannes 2015 April 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Actresses Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Sonam Kapoor will return to the red carpet at the 68th Cannes International Film Festival. The two actresses will attend the 12-day festival (May 13-24) as the brand ambassadors of cosmetic brand L'Oreal, which took to Twitter to announce the stars' upcoming appearance. "Retweet if you...
  • Is Abhishek Bachchan writing the sequel of 'Happy New Year'? April 15, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Farah Khan says actor Abhishek Bachchan has taken on the "responsibility" of writing a possible sequel of her hit heist comedy 'Happy New Year'. She says that after the success of 'Happy New Year', Abhishek, who played a key role in the ensemble cast film, was pressuring the filmmaker...
  • Aishwarya Rai, Hrithik Roshan, Priyanka Vadra attend Kunal Kapoor and Naina Bachchan's grand wedding reception in Delhi April 12, 2015

    New Delhi: Since Kunal Kapoor and Naina Bachchan's wedding was a low key affair they made sure that their wedding reception stood out. And it was indeed the grandest reception with a bevy of Bollywood celebrities, bureaucrats and cricketers adding to the glam quotient. The Bachchan family...
  • Amitabh Bachchan changes plans for 'Margarita With A Straw' screening April 10, 2015

    New Delhi: The screening of Kalki Koechlin-starrer 'Margarita With A Straw' here has lured megastar Amitabh Bachchan to change his plans and extend his stay in the capital. The team of 'Margarita With A Straw' is holding the screening at a multiplex in Vasant Kunj on Friday. And when the 72-year-old...
  • Honoured and humbled to receive Padma Vibhushan: Amitabh Bachchan April 9, 2015

    New Delhi: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he is honoured and humbled to receive the Padma Vibhushan, the country's second highest civilian award. The 72-year-old actor received the loudest and longest applause from the audience, that included Union Ministers, top civil and defence officials at the civil investiture ceremony held at Rashtrapati...