Amitabh Bachchan Upcoming movies in 2017, 2018 With Release Date: Amitabh Bachchan (Full Name: Amitabh Harivansh Rai Shrivastava Bachchan) is an Indian film actor who usually works in Bollywood. Bachchan was born in Allahabad, Uttar Pradesh. His father Harivansh Rai Srivastava Bachchan was a well-known Hindi poet. He was famous for his work in Madhu Shala whereas Bachchan’s mother Teji Bachchan was a Punjabi Sikh. The name Amitabh was suggested by the famous poet Sumatra Nandan Pant.
Harivansh Rai had adopted the pen name Bachchan for his son as well. Bachchan’s father died in 2003, and his mother died in 2007. Bachchan is an alumnus of Sherwood College, Nainital. He got his education at Kirori Mal College, Delhi University. Amitabh Bachchan is married to actress Jaya Bhaduri. He has a son named Abhishek Bachchan and a daughter named Shweta Nanda. He was also rejected by all India Radio as a radio jockey in his early days.
Amitabh made his debut as a voice artist in Mrinal Sen’s National Award winning film Bhuvan Shome. His first acting role came as one of the seven protagonists in the film Saat Hindustani. The movie Anand earned him his first Filmfare Best Supporting Actor award. Bachchan was cast by Director Prakash Mehra in the film Zanjeer (1973) in which he played the famous role of inspector Vijay Khanna.
Amitabh Bachchan did romantic and sensible roles before this film but his acting in Zanjeer earned him the title of “Angry Young Man” of Bollywood. Amitabh had married Jaya around that time and they appeared in several movies together. Abhimaan is also one of those movies which released only a month after their marriage. The movie went on to become a blockbuster movie at the box office.
Bachchan suffered a serious intestinal injury during the shooting of a fight scene with co-actor Puneet Issar while shooting for his Coolie at the University Campus in Bangalore back in 1982. Bachchan was performing his own stunts in Coolie and one scene required him to fall onto a table and then on the ground. However, as he jumped towards the table, the corner of the table struck his abdomen, resulting in a splenic rupture from which he lost a large amount of blood.
He required an emergency splenectomy and remained critically ill in hospital for many months, many times close to death. In 1984, Bachchan took a break from acting and briefly entered politics due to the support of a family friend, Rajiv Gandhi. Bachchan turned producer during his temporary retirement period, setting up Amitabh Bachchan Corporation, Ltd. (ABCL) in 1996.
In 2000, Bachchan hosted the first season of Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC). In 2009, Bachchan hosted the third season of the reality show Bigg Boss. Bachchan lent his voice to the Oscar-winning French documentary March of the Penguins, directed by Luc Jacquet as well.
2015: Amitabh Bachchan starred in Shoojit Sircar directorial Piku alongside actress Deepika Padukone. It was the story of an irritating father and a cranky daughter. Bachchan was praise for his performance and even a National Award and Filmfare Critics Best Actor award for his performance in the movie. He was also awarded Padma Vibhushan in 2015.
Amitabh Bachchan Upcoming movies in 2017, 2018 With Release Date
|2017||102 Not Out||Amitabh Bachchan, Rishi Kapoor||umesh Shukla|
|2018||Hasmukh Pighal Gaya||Amitabh Bachchan, Sanjay Dutt||Sejal Shah|
|2018||Aankhen 2||Amitabh Bachchan, Anil Kapoor, Arshad Warsi||Anees Bazme|
|13 April 2018||Padman||Amitabh Bachchan, Akshay Kumar, Radhika Apte||R. Balki|
|Christmas 2018||Thug of Hindostan||Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan||Vijay Krishna Acharya|
|15 August 2019||Brahmastra||Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt||Ayan Mukerjee|
|2019||Kabir Khan’s Next||Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Prabhas, Rajnikanth, Amitabh Bachchan||Kabir Khan|