BIG B

  • Sarika: At times, working with Amitabh Bachchan is disturbing because he is so good at everything June 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Veteran actress Sarika has shared screen space with Amitabh Bachchan in the past, but when she was offered a key role in "Yudh", Big B's fiction debut on TV, her initial attraction was to again star with the megastar. Sarika, who herself is making her TV debut, plays Big...
  • Shah Rukh Khan thinks Amitabh Bachchan-starrer 'Bhoothnath Returns' will be superhit March 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan feels that megastar Amitabh Bachchan's upcoming horror-comedy 'Bhoothnath Returns' will go on to become one of the greatest hits of the year. Bachchan, 71, took to his blog to share how touched he was by SRK's unexpected praise about his film, which is the sequel...
  • 'Supertraits of Superstars' documents the lives of 11 superstars March 5, 2014

    I have always wondered what makes Super Stars who they are. Do they possess skills that regular people do not? Do they have that unique touch right since birth or does it take a lot for them to acquire and build on those skills, both in the professional and personal...
  • Big B to vie for top players for Kabaddi Premier League January 19, 2014

    Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan is eyeing a team for the Kabaddi Premier League (KPL), auction of which would start in Patna next week, an official said. The actor's film production and event management company Amitabh Bachchan Corporation Limited (ABCL) will be among top franchisees besides Mahindra and Mahindra, ONGC, Air India...
  • Satyagraha: Big B talks about revolution August 21, 2013

    Directed by Prakash Jha , 'Satyagraha' stars Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, Kareena Kapoor, Arjun Rampal, Manoj Bajpai, Amrita Rao and Vipin Sharma in the lead roles. The film is set to be released on August 23. ...
  • Bollybuzz: Sridevi's 50th Birthday bash August 20, 2013

    Bollywood stars and political bigwigs put on their Sunday best for Chandni's 50th birthday bash and age seemed to be just a number for Sridevi who comfortably carried off this silk floral dress. ...
  • Amitabh Bachchan gets defensive about the 'running around trees' concept July 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan finds it disturbing when the "dancing around the trees" culture in Indian films is looked down upon. Big B took to his blog to share his views on the subject. "I often become a part of noticed debate on the culture of our films and our industry. And...
  • Amitabh Bachchan: Theatre is the most trying, difficult performing art July 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says stage is the most trying and difficult of all performing arts and that it would be wonderful to get back to it. The thought came to the 70yearold after he came back from watching a play at the Prithviraj Theatre at the weekend. He says the...
  • Amitabh Bachchan sad as 'KBC 6' comes to an end January 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been associated with 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC) since its inception in 2000, has just wrapped up the sixth season of the game show and says while shooting the last episode, there was 'a feeling of great remorse'. The last episode will be telecast on...
  • Aishwarya Rai Bachchan at her diplomatic best January 10, 2013

    While Senior Bachchan was out promoting a film, Aishwarya Bachchan was spotted promoting some film awards. And unlike Big B who made the most of the platform to take a soft jibe at the Income tax department, Ash kept it all diplomatic like a true beauty queen. ...
  • Why Amitabh Bachchan feels alienated November 12, 2012

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says that the respect that comes from youngsters immediately push him into another category. "Being in the company of the young and the fresh, you like to be one with them. They show respect and sublimate at times. It becomes embarrassing to see them do this,"...
  • Big B: If I'm satisfied, I'd be creatively dead October 20, 2012

    Mumbai: Fortythree years in showbiz, over 180 films, national and international honours in his kitty and not to forget a huge fan following Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has achieved a lot, but as an actor he never wants to be satisfied. "I think every actor would wish there is some...
  • Amitabh Bachchan: The brand value of being earnest October 11, 2012

    New Delhi: What makes Hindi cinemas favourite Angry Young Man still so relevant? He is 70 years old, wears his grays elegantly, and writes a blog in his characteristic style that is almost oldfashioned in its courtly Queens English. Yet brands (and even states) still want Amitabh Bachchan as their...
  • Will never write an autobiography: Big B October 11, 2012

    Mumbai: As one of India's most highprofile celebrities, he has been the proverbial goldfish in the glass bowl for decades and is also an inveterate blogger. But no autobiographies for Amitabh Bachchan, who says firmly that some pockets of his life are off limits to the outside world and the...
  • Happy birthday Amitabh Bachchan: 70 years young October 11, 2012

    The Shehenshah of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan, turns 70 on Thursday, October 11. In a special interview with IBN18 EditorinChief Rajdeep Sardesai on the occasion, Amitabh Bachchan talks about his life, career and some special moments and people in his life. ...
  • Happy b'day Big B: Thank you for the memories October 10, 2012

    New Delhi: There are certain people who should be treated with respect, always. The traditional Indian society keeps a check on its youngsters whether or not they are paying proper respect to people such as Sachin Tendulkar, Lata Mangeshkar and Amitabh Bachchan. The kind of respect these people enjoy is...
  • Watch: Amitabh Bachchan recalls his school days October 8, 2012

    CNN-IBN Editor-in-Chief Rajdeep Sardesai took a trip down memory lane with the Shahenshah of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan. ...
  • I love what KBC offers to people: Amitabh Bachchan August 30, 2012

    In an interview to CNNIBN, Big B talks about the return of Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC). ...
  • Big B cheers for Mary Kom, says she is incredible August 7, 2012

    Amitabh Bachchan praised Indian boxer Mary Kom after she entered into the semifinals in the London Olympics. ...
  • Amitabh Bachchan discharged from hospital February 23, 2012

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was tonight discharged from hospital after a 12day stay post his abdominal surgery. Bachchan, who has a history of stomach ailments, was operated on February 11 at the Seven Hills Hospital. "The actor is doing much better now following which he has been discharged," a hospital source...
  • Why Amitabh Bachchan sneaked into his house January 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan wouldn't have thought that he would be compelled to make a backdoor entry into his own house someday. The first day of the Year 2012 saw a huge crowd gathering outside Amitabh's house Jalsa in Mumbai to see the actor and extend their good wishes and...
  • Big B pays homage to 26/11 victims November 28, 2011

    Paying tribute to the victims of terror attacks across planet earth, celebrated music composer Aadesh vastava launched a music album titled 'Sound Of Peace'. ...
  • A school with Saif Ali Khan as music teacher July 29, 2011

    Here's your chance to study in a 'school' where megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be the principal, and actors Saif Ali Khan, Manoj Bajpayee and Prateik Babbar will teach music, acting and the arts to students. The initiative, for the promotion of Prakash Jha's forthcoming film Aarakshan, on castebased reservations in the...
  • Amitabh Bachchan praises Jha's discipline July 23, 2011

    Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is full of praise for filmmaker Prakash Jha's discipline during the shoot of Aarakshan. "I've actually gone mad looking at his discipline and his way of working because it was a wonderful experience of how a production should be managed. What kind of atmosphere and discipline should...
  • Small screen made Amitabh Big B: Dharmendra July 8, 2011

    New Delhi: Veteran actor Dharmendra is set to make his TV debut with "India's Got Talent 3" but refuses to call it the small screen, pointing out that it was the a magic of television that made "my younger brother Amitabh Bachchan Big B". "Why do you call television the...
  • I have conceded defeat to politics: Big B July 7, 2011

    Ahmedabad: Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is the brand ambassador of Gujarat Tourism, today skirted a question whether he would campaign for Chief Minister Narendra Modi in the next year's assembly elections. "I am not into politics. I do not know if there are elections next year," Bachchan said, when asked...
  • Mallika still discussed by Emraan and Jacqueline July 7, 2011

    Why my name? The Hitlist Team Mallika Sherawat is amused to know that even though she is not part of Murder 2, the cast insists on talking about her! Jacqueline Fernandes went on record calling her a sexy heroine and then Emraan Hashmi not so fondly saying in print that hes not...
  • Big B back as the angry man in 'Bbuddah...' June 8, 2011

    Amitabh Bachchan's 'Bbuddah Hoga Tera Baap' has all his dialogues from his past blockbusters. ...
  • Amitabh adopts 'Acapella' for 'Bbuddah...' song May 27, 2011

    New Delhi: After singing songs like "Rang barse" and "Main yahaan tu wahaan", Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has tried singing the title track of his forthcoming home production BbuddahHoga Terra Baap acapella he has added vocal beats to create the sound of instruments. Music director duo VishalShekhar attempted to compose...