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Biography for Abhishek Bachchan

Abhishek Bachchan

Birthdate: 5 February 1976

Birth Place: Mumbai, Mahrashtra, India.

Height in feet: 6 Feet 1 Inches

Sun Sign: Aquarius

Occupation: Bollywood Actor, Singer, Producer, TV Presenter

Marital Status: Married

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Abhishek Bachchan is an Indian film actor, producer, playback singer and also a television host.


He has done his schooling from Jamnabai Narsee School, Bombay Scottish School in Mumbai and further continued at Modern School, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi. He attended Aiglon College in Switzerland. Later, went to Boston University, United States for studying Business but was a drop-out in order to try his luck in films.

Family Background

Abhishek Bachchan is the son of the bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan and actress Jaya Bachchan. He has an elder sister, Shweta Bachchan Nanda. His grandfather Harivansh Rai Bachchan, was a Hindi poet and professor of Hindi literature at Allahabad University, Uttar Pradesh.

Abhishek is married to former Miss World, actor and model Aishwarya Rai on April 20, 2007. The wedding ceremony was a private function which took place at one of the Bachchan houses 'Prateeksha' in Juhu, Mumbai. She gave birth to a baby girl Aaradhya on 16 November, 2011 in Mumbai.

Acting Career

He made his acting debut in the year 2000 with the drama film 'Refugee' oppsite Kareena Kapoor and he received three Filmfare Awards, a National Award for being producer and also was named as one of the highest paid Bollywwod actors in 2010.

He has starred in all the parts of action series 'Dhoom', oppsite John Abraham, Uday Chopra, Bipasha Basu and Rimi Sen which provided him with a massive growth in his career. He has also appeared in successful films like Bunty Aur Babli, Sarkar, Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna and blockbuster hit 'Guru' oppsite Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan. He bought the rights to Jaipur Pink Panthers, a Pro Kabaddi League team.

He was seen in the film All Is Well oppsite Asin, and will soon be seen in Housefull 3 and Hera Pheri 3. Abhishek has been the brand ambassador for several products like LG Home appliances, American Express credit cards, Videocon DTH, Motorola mobiles, Ford fiesta and Idea mobiles. In 2009, Abhishek was announced the winner of "Best Brand Ambassador of the Year" at NDTV Techlife Awards 2009.

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