Abhishek Bachchan Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Career, Lifestyle & Net Worth – Abhishek Bachchan is an Indian film actor and film producer known for his work in Bollywood. Part of the Bachchan family, he is the son of Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan.
|Nickname||Junior Bachchan, Abhi, AB Baby|
|Birth / Real Name||Abhishek Bachchan|
|Profession||Actor, Film Producer|
|Date of Birth||Thursday 5th of February 1976|
|Age (as of 2019)||42 years old|
|Birth Place||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Currently Living In||Mumbai, Maharashtra, India|
|Zodiac / Star Sign||Aquarius|
J. P. Dutta’s war drama
Refugee in 2000
|Net worth||$30 million (Rs.219 crore)|
|Salary||$3 million dollars(Rs.20 Crore)|
Jamnabai Narsee School,
Bombay Scottish School,
Modern School, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi
Aiglon College in Switzerland
and Boston University
|Marital Status||Married since 20 April 2007|
Karisma Kapoor (Actress),
Rani Mukerji (Actress),
Dipannita Sharma (Model and Actress)
and Aishwarya Rai (Actress)
Career and Lifestyle Info:
Abhishek Bachchan has starred in over 50 films in both lead and supporting roles, and most of his films have been able to earn him commendable reviews for his outstandingly breathtaking performances. The actor recently admitted in an interview that the string of his films in his career have taught him a lot in life. Billions of his fans go crazy over him as he steals everyone’s heart with his beautifully-exquisite performances. Abhishek Bachchan does quality films with utmost perfection and suaveness.
In 2000, Bachchan made his film debut playing the male lead in J. P. Dutta’s war drama Refugee opposite Kareena Kapoor, who was also making her debut in the film. Although the film did not fare well at the box office, both Bachchan and Kapoor received positive reviews for their performances. Bachchan better established himself in Hindi cinema playing a no-nonsense Mumbai police officer in the blockbuster action thriller Dhoom (2004), which also starred Uday Chopra, John Abraham, Esha Deol, and Rimi Sen in pivotal roles. His next two films were Phir Milenge (2004) and Naach (2004).
Abhishek Bachchan bought the Pro Kabaddi League franchise team Jaipur Pink Panthers and co-bought the Indian Super League football team Chennaiyin FC. in 201 4. Jaipur Pink Panthers won the first ever championships held in 2014. Chennaiyin FC won the ISL 2015 and 2018.
Abhishek Bachchan Height, Weight, Age, Biography, Career, Lifestyle & Net Worth
|Height Meters (approx.)||188 cm, 1.88 m|
|Height Feet/Inches (approx.)||6 feet 2 inches|
|Weight in Kg (approx.)||80 kg|
|Weight in Pounds (approx.)||176 lbs|
|Chest in Inches||42 Inches|
|Biceps in Inches||13 Inches|
|Waist in Inches||34 Inches|
|Hobbies||Driving, Sketching, Cooking and singing|
|Favourite Food||Chicken, Biscuits, M&M’s|
|Favourite Actor||Amitabh Bachchan, Manoj Bajpai and Sanjay Dutt|
|Favourite Actress||Zeenat Aman|
|Favorite Singer||Sonu Nigam, David Guetta and Swedish House Mafia|
Abhishek Bachchan is known for being the son of actors Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan and marrying Aishwarya Rai. Also he is known for the blockbuster film series Dhoom.
Family and Personal Info:
Abhishek Bachchan was born in Mumbai to Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan. His grandfather, Harivansh Rai Bachchan, was a noted poet of the Nayi Kavita Literary Movement of the Hindi literature and professor at the Allahabad University in Uttar Pradesh, while his grandmother, Teji Bachchan, was a social activist. The original surname of his family is Srivastava, Bachchan being the pen name used by his grandfather. However, when Amitabh entered films, he did so under his father’s pen name. Bachchan is of Awadhi Kayastha heritage on his father’s side, Bengali from his mother’s side and Punjabi from his paternal grandmother’s side–who moved from Faisalabad to Mumbai before the partition of India. When Abhishek was a child he suffered from Dyslexia , which is a learning disability that effects millions across the world.
He attended Jamnabai Narsee School and Bombay Scottish School in Mumbai, Modern School, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi, and Aiglon College in Switzerland. He then attended Boston University but did not obtain any degree from there and he subsequently moved on to Bollywood.
Bachchan and Rai announced their engagement on 14 January 2007 which was later confirmed by his father, Amitabh Bachchan. The couple was married on 20 April 2007, according to traditional Hindu rituals of the Bunt community, to which Rai belongs. The wedding took place in a private ceremony at the Bachchan residence, Prateeksha, in Juhu, Mumbai. The wedding was heavily covered by the entertainment media.
In 2011, Bachchan has promoted awareness of drug abuse in India as part of a citizen education campaign. The actor launched the Awareness Day race, which celebrated the silver jubilee of the country’s Narcotics Control Bureau. Bachchan has been brand ambassador for products like LG Home appliances, American Express credit cards, Videocon DTH, Motorola mobiles, Ford Fiesta and Idea mobiles. He manages his father’s company, ABCL, which is now known as AB Corp. Ltd.