15 Unknown Facts About Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan is an Indian film actor, film producer, television host, and occasional playback singer. And, also he is known as Big B in the Bollywood industry. He won many awards in his career. Among them, three of them are the National awards and 12 of them are Filmfare awards. And, he is the Shahenshah of Bollywood.
Here are 15 Unknown Facts About Amitabh Bachchan
- He wants to be an Engineer and was also keen to join the Indian Air Force while growing up.
- He knows to write with both hands and he has a wonderful collection of pens.
- Big B is the first Asian actor to make a wax puppet in Madame Tussaud.
- During the shooting of the movie Khuda Gawah, the President of Afghanistan provided half of his country’s air force for protection to him. The movie was one of the most-watched Indian films in Afghanistan.
- He is fond of blogging. In fact, before retiring to bed, he writes a blog almost daily.
- In October 1978, he had 4 superhit films in just one month.
- And, Saat Hindustani (1969) is his only black-and-white film.
- Mr.Bachchan has 11 cars among his huge car collection also he likes to go to Switzerland and London.
- He shocked the unit of the film Shootout at Lokhandwala (2007) by recording 23 scenes in 5 hours.
- Amitabh first met his wife Jaya at the Film and Television Institute of India, Pune and later on the sets of Guddi.
- He has Vijay as his screen name in more than 20 films.
- In his career, he had played his double character in 14 films. In the film Mahaan (1983), he even had a triple role.
- Amitabh Bachchan and his son Abhishek have a liking for street food. During the monsoon, he and his son used to go out to eat bhutta on the streets.
- He has judged the Miss World beauty contest in 1995.
- The face of the Indian comic book character Supremo is based on him.