|Abhishek Bachchan Quick Info|
|Height||6 ft 2 in|
|Date of Birth||February 5, 1976|
Abhishek Bachchan is an Indian actor and film producer who is the son of actors Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan. He has worked predominantly in the Hindi film industry and has been cast in films such as Refugee, Main Prem Ki Diwani Hoon, Guru, Dostana, LOC Kargil, Run, Dhoom, Dhoom 2, Dhoom 3, Bol Bachchan, Sarkar, The Big Bull, Dhai Akshar Prem Ke, Happy New Year, Jhoom Barabar Jhoom, Yuva, Delhi-6, Paa, Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna, Om Jai Jagadish, Bluffmaster!, Bunty Aur Babli, Bas Itna Sa Khwaab Hai, and Kuch Naa Kaho. Moreover, for his roles in the films Yuva (2004), Sarkar (2005), and Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna (2006), Bachchan won the Filmfare Award for “Best Supporting Actor” and became the second actor after Dilip Kumar to win an acting award 3 consecutive times.
Abhishek Amitabh Bachchan
Baby B, Junior B, A B, Abhi
Bombay (later Mumbai), Maharashtra, India
Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
Abhishek attended Jamnabai Narsee School and then, Bombay Scottish School in Mumbai. Abhishek switched the school to enroll himself into a Delhi-based school, Modern School in Vasant Vihar, New Delhi. He also attended Aiglon College in Switzerland. He then attended Boston University but dropped out.
- Father – Amitabh Bachchan (Actor)
- Mother – Jaya Bachchan (Actor)
- Siblings – Shweta Bachchan-Nanda (Older Sister)
- Others – Harivansh Rai Bachchan (Grandfather) (Hindi Literature Poet and Professor at Allahabad University), Krishnaraj Rai (Father-In-Law) (Marine Biologist), Brindya Rai (Mother-In-Law) (Writer), Aditya Rai (Brother-In-Law) (Has worked as an engineer at Merchant Navy)
Abhishek Bachchan has been represented by AB Corp Ltd., Production Company, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.
According to CelebrityNetWorth.com, his net worth had been $30 Million.
6 ft 2 in or 188 cm
84 kg or 185 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Abhishek has dated –
- Kareena Kapoor – Indian actress, Kareena Kapoor was RUMORED to be dating Abhishek during the 2000s when the duo acted together in the movie Refugee, released in 2000.
- Karishma Kapoor (2000-2003) – Kareena’s elder sister, Karishma Kapoor started dating Abhishek and their engagement was announced in October 2002 during Amitabh Bachchan’s birthday party. The engagement was called off in January 2003.
- Rani Mukerji (2005-2007) – Abhishek reportedly dated actress Rani Mukerji from 2005 to 2007.
- Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (2005-Present) – Abhishek fell in love with Aishwarya when the two of them filmed for Dhoom 2. Their engagement was announced on 14 January 2007 and married on 20 April 2007. The marriage ceremony occurred in Prateeksha, Abhishek’s residence in Mumbai. The couple gave birth to a baby girl on 16 November 2011, named Aaradhya Bachchan.
Race / Ethnicity
- Tall frame
11 (via TOI)
Abhishek has been endorsed by many brands like American Express credit cards, LG Home Appliances, Videocon DTH, Motorola mobiles, Ford Fiesta, and Idea mobiles.
Best Known For
Working in films like Dhoom, Dhoom 2, Bol Bachchan, Paa, Dostana, Raavan, and Dhoom 3
2000 Indian film written, produced, and directed by J.P. Dutta, Refugee for his role as Refugee. It was the debut of Kareena Kapoor also.
He got critical success in 2004 after doing the film Dhoom.
For Dhoom 3 movie, Bachchan worked with a celebrity trainer, Prashant Sawant. He confirmed to HT that he is training Abhishek, but cannot open up the workout routine and diet plan. Once he is done with it and all the training sessions are completed, he will reveal that.
Prashant has also worked with Shah Rukh Khan for his movies like Om Shanti Om (2007) and Jab Tak Hai Jaan. He worked with Ajay Devgn to help him achieve the body, shown in Singham (2011).
Abhishek Bachchan Favorite Things
- Food – Bistar Band
Source – iFood.tv
Abhishek Bachchan Facts
- He has been a playback singer for the movies “Dhoom” and “Bluffmaster”.
- As a child, Abhishek was dyslexic. This was confirmed by Aamir Khan in the film Taare Zameen Par.
- He has guest appeared in more than 15 films since 2004.
- He won Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role as Lallan Singh in the 2004 movie Yuva.
- Abhishek received the “Best Brand Ambassador of the Year” award in 2009 at NDTV Techlife Awards.
- After conducting research on celebrity brand endorsements from January to December 2010, it was found that Abhishek has a total of 4.7% share of ad volume out of 41.5% film actors.
- He appeared as Dr. Avinash Sabharwal/J in the crime drama thriller web series titled Breathe: Into the Shadows.
- Alongside Ileana D’Cruz, Sohum Shah, Nikita Dutta, Saurabh Shukla, Samir Soni
Mahesh Manjrekar, and Ram Kapoor, he co-starred as Hemant Shah (a character based on Harshad Mehta) in the 2021 Hindi-language financial thriller film, The Big Bull, based on the life of Harshad Mehta, a stockbroker involved in financial crimes over a period of 10 years from 1980 to 1990.
- Abhishek has done odd jobs before becoming an actor such as working as Arshad Warsi‘s driver, making tea on the film sets, etc. He has also worked as a production assistant.
- In 2021, Abhishek had sold his luxury apartment (7,527 square feet on the 37th floor) for ₹45.75 crores in Mumbai’s Oberoi 360 West. He had purchased the same house in 2014 for ₹41 crores.
- In October 2021, Abhishek and his dad Amitabh Bachchan rented their 3,150 sq ft Juhu, Mumbai property to the State Bank of India (SBI) for 15 years at 18.9 lakhs per month. As per the agreement found on Zapkey.com, the rent would be increased by 25% every 5 years.
- In December 2022, Abhishek won the Best Actor award at Filmfare OTT Awards 2022.