Amitabh Bachchan, a prominent Bollywood actor is son of Dr. Harivansh Rai Bachchan.
He first gained popularity in the early 1970s as the "angry young man" of Hindi cinema and After playing the title role of ‘Shahenshah’, he created storm in the entire nation.
His yesteryears movies like ‘Laawaris’, ‘Coolie’, ‘Naseeb’, ‘Silsila’, ‘Sharabi’ and ‘Jaadugar’ can never be forgotten which rose him to the current stardom and fan following. In the year 2000, he became the first living Asian to have been immortalised in wax at Madame Tussauds Wax Museum.
He was also elected member of the Indian Parliament from the year 1984 to 1987.Till date, Amitabh has won numerous major awards, including four National Film Awards and fourteen Filmfare Awards.