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Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth

Updated January 2, 2020
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What is Amitabh Bachchan’s net worth? Rs 2866 Crore

How did Amitabh Bachchan earn his money and wealth?

We all have grown up grooving to his songs – Khaike Paan Banaras Wala, Rang Barse, My Name Is Anthony Gonsalves and many more. Yes, we are talking about the veteran megastar Amitabh Bachchan. He was born on 11th October 1942 in Allahabad (Now known as Prayagraj) in Uttar Pradesh, India, and his real name is Inquilaab Srivastava. He is an Indian film actor, television host, film producer, voice actor, and an occasional playback singer. He started to gain the attention of the audience and many filmmakers after his films like Deevar, Zanjeer, and Sholay in the early 1970s.

Due to his vivid roles in films, he is also known as India’s “angry young man.” Many also refer to him as Sadi ka Mahanayak (Hindi for, “Greatest actor of the century”), the Shahenshah of Bollywood, Big B, or Star of the Millennium. In his 50 years of career, he has acted in more than 190 Indian films. Today he has become one of the most popular celebrities in India. When it comes socializing, he connects positively with his fans and the media. As soon as he stepped into the hosting in Kaun Banega Crorepati, he quickly reached to the new heights of fame. His career started in 1969 where he appeared on Saat Hindustani.

Amitabh also became an ambassador for the United Nations Ambassador and posted on Twitter about Importance of Girl Child. Today his family owns five Bungalows from which Prateeksha is the first property which was bought by their family. In 2004, the Bachchan family bought another property named Janak. They also own a beautiful bungalow Vatsa. Mr Bachchan currently resides at Jalsa which is 10,125 sq. Ft. located at J W Marriott, Juhu. He is known as one of the most influential celebrities in the history of Bollywood and all around the globe. He has been dominating the Bollywood since the 1970s.

He won his first Filmfare Best Supporting Actor award for his film Anand starring Rajesh Khanna in 1971. After the release of Zanjeer film in 1973, he got married to Jaya Bhaduri Bachchan. He also won his first Filmfare Best Actor Award in 1977 for the character of Anthony Gonsalves in Amar Akbar Anthony. This film earned the highest profit as it got released. He has also received Padma Vibhushan Award by the President of India. He won his second Filmfare Best Actor Award by playing an underworld gang leader in Don (1978). His movie Dostana is said to be the highest grossing movie of the year 1980. He has given many hit movies to the Bollywood film industry. After recovering from his sickness and in Politics he made a comeback in Agneepath which was a great hit in box office. Khuda Gawah is also one of his best movies praised by his fans.

Later on, he revived his acting career in Mohabbatein in 2000 and won the Filmfare Best Actor Award. He was also seen in various hit movies like Ek Rishtaa: The Bond of Love (2001), Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001), Khakee (2004), Black (2005), Bhootnath (2008) and many more. He also appeared in a Hollywood movie The Great Gatsby in 2013. He also appeared in a courtroom drama movie named Pink which was highly praised by everyone for his acting as a lawyer. In 2018, he was also seen in Thugs Of Hindostan and 102 Not Out. In 2009, he also hosted a reality show Bigg Boss season 3.

What are the highest grossing movies of Amitabh Bachchan?

1 Piku – Motion se Hi Emotion (2016): Rs 1,41,26,50,000
2 Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham (2001): Rs 1,35,53,00,000
3 Kabhi Alvida Na Kehna (2006): Rs 1,11,92,40,000
4 Pink (2016): Rs 1,09,37,80,000
5 Satyagraha (2013): Rs 91,00,75,000
6 Mohabbatein (2000): Rs 90,01,05,000
7 Wazir (2016): Rs 75,75,15,000
8 Aarakshan (2011): Rs 64,52,92,500
9 Bunty Aur Babli (2005): Rs 63,74,05,000
10 Sarkar Raj (2008): Rs 56,55,35,000

Read More: Best Movies of Amitabh Bachchan

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