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Abhishek Bachchan Height, Age, Wife, Family, Biography & More


Abhishek Bachchan

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Bio/Wiki
Real NameAbhishek Bachchan
Nickname(s)Junior Bachchan, Junior B, Abhi, AB Baby
Profession(s)Actor, Film Producer
Famous ForBeing the Only Son of Amitabh Bachchan
Physical Stats & More
Height (approx.)in centimeters- 188 cm
in meters- 1.88 m
in feet inches- 6’ 2”
Weight (approx.)in kilograms- 85 kg
in pounds- 187 lbs
Body Measurements (approx.)- Chest: 42 inches
- Waist: 34 inches
- Biceps: 13 inches
Eye ColourDark Brown
Hair ColourBlack
Career
DebutFilm (Actor): Refugee (2000)
Abhishek Bachchan's Debut Film As An Actor Refugee
Film (Producer): Paa (2009)
Abhishek Bachchan's Debut Film As A Producer Paa 2009
TV: National Bingo Night (2010, as a Host)
Awards/Honours National Film Awards
2010: For Best Feature Film in Hindi (as a producer) for Paa

Filmfare Awards
2004: Best Supporting Actor Award for Yuva
2005: Best Supporting Actor Award for Sarkar
2006: Best Supporting Actor for Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna

Honours
2006: Yash Bharati Samman, UP state's highest award from the Government of Uttar Pradesh
Personal Life
Date of Birth5 February 1976
Age (as in 2018)42 Years
BirthplaceMumbai, Maharashtra, India
Zodiac sign/Sun signAquarius
SignatureAbhishek Bachchan Signature
NationalityIndian
HometownMumbai, Maharashtra, India
School(s)• Jamnabai Narsee School, Mumbai
• Bombay Scottish School, Mumbai
• Modern School, Vasant Vihar, Delhi
College/University• Aiglon College, Switzerland
• Boston University, USA (Dropout)
Educational QualificationAttended a Business course at the Boston University (dropout)
ReligionHindusim
CasteKayastha
Food HabitNon-Vegetarian
AddressJalsa, B/2, Kapol Housing Society, VL Mehta Road, Juhu, Mumbai
Abhishek Bachchan House Jalsa In Mumbai
A Villa in Sanctuary Falls in Jumeirah Golf Estates, Dubai
Abhishek Bachchan Villa in Dubai
HobbiesWatching Films, Driving, Sketching, Cooking
Likes & DislikesLikes: Collecting Boarding Cards (every time he travels by air)
Dislikes: Workout
Controversies• Just after his marriage, a background dancer and model, Jhanvi Kapoor tried to attempt suicide outside his house "Prateeksha," by cutting her wrist. She said, she was in a relationship with Abhishek since the shooting of his film Dus (2005), and she is also the mother of his child. However, later her claims were rejected and she was considered a fraud.
Abhishek Bachchan Jhanvi Kapoor Controversy
• His honeymoon trip with his wife, Aishwarya Rai, in Florence annoyed a lot of people including Mani Ratnam, director of Guru, who was miffed with Abhishek for missing the promotional campaign, and Rani Mukherji because it delayed the shooting of her film Laaga Chunari Mein Daag.
Abhishek Bachchan Honeymoon In Florence Controversy
Relationships & More
Marital StatusMarried
Affairs/GirlfriendsKarisma Kapoor (Actress)
Abhishek Bachchan with Karisma Kapoor
Rani Mukherji (Actress)
Abhishek Bachchan with Rani Mukherji
Dipannita Sharma (Model and Actress)
Abhishek Bachchan Ex-girlfriend Dipannita Sharma
Aishwarya Rai (Actress)
Marriage DateApril 20, 2007
Family
Wife/SpouseAishwarya Rai, Actress (2007-present)
Abhishek Bachchan With His Wife
ChildrenSon- None
Daughter- Aaradhya (born in 2011)
Abhishek Bachchan With His Wife And Daughter
ParentsFather- Amitabh Bachchan (Actor)
Mother- Jaya Bachchan (Actress & Politician)
Abhishek Bachchan With His Parents
SiblingsBrother- None
Sister- Shweta Bachchan Nanda
Abhishek Bachchan With His Sister Shweta Bachchan Nanda
Favourite Things
Favourite Food(s)Rajma Chawal, Spicy Chiken, Biscuits, M&M’s (chocolate), Banana Chips
Favourite Actor(s)Amitabh Bachchan, Manoj Bajpai, Sanjay Dutt
Favourite ActressesZeenat Aman and Kareena Kapoor
Favourite FilmAgneepath
Favourite Musician(s)Sonu Nigam, David Guetta, Swedish House Mafia and Tiesto
Favourite TV Show(s)Modern Family, Game of Thrones
Favourite SongTere Bina from the film Guru
Favourite SportFootball
Favourite PerfumeCreed Royal Water
Favourite Fashion Designer(s)Tom Ford, Giorgio Armani
Favourite Restaurant(s)Chez Francis in Switzerland and Kai in London
Favourite DestinationNew York
Favourite CityMumbai
Favourite Shoe CompaniesFerragamo, Cesare Pacciotti, Alberto Guardiano
Style Quotient
Cars Collection• Bentley Continental GT,
• Rolls Royce,
• Audi A8L
Abhishek Bachchan Bentley Continental GT
Money Factor
Salary (approx.)₹10-12 Crore/film
Net Worth (approx.)$30 Million (₹200 Crore)

Abhishek Bachchan

Some Lesser Known Facts About Abhishek Bachchan

  • Does Abhishek Bachchan Smoke?: No
  • Does Abhishek Bachchan Drink?: Yes

    Abhishek Bachchan Drinking Alcohol

    Abhishek Bachchan Drinking Alcohol

  • Abhishek suffered from Dyslexia, a learning disability when he was a child.

    Abhishek Bachchan Childhood Photo

    Abhishek Bachchan Childhood Photo

  • His father Amitabh Bachchan’s famous dance moves in the song “Khaike Paan Banaras Wala” from the film Don (1978) were inspired by Abhishek’s dance moves, which he used to make as a kid.

    Abhishek Bachchan With Amitabh Bachchan

    Abhishek Bachchan With Amitabh Bachchan

  • He started his career as an LIC agent, but later he joined his father’s company, ABCL.
  • In-between his unsuccessful debut film, Refugee (2000) and first hit film Dhoom (2004), he gave 17 flops in a row.
  • On the occasion of Amitabh Bachchan’s 60th birthday, he got engaged to Karisma Kapoor. But they split 3 months later, due to family issues.
  • In 2006, he was named the ‘Sexiest Man in Asia’ by UK’s Eastern Eye magazine.
  • During an interview, Abhishek told that he proposed to Aishwarya in a balcony of a hotel in New York.
  • It was Abhishek, who gave the nickname ‘Piggy Chops’ to Priyanka Chopra during the filming of Bluffmaster.
  • He loves singing and has lent his voice in films such as Bluffmaster, Dhoom, Players, Bol Bachchan, etc.

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  • He lost 18 kgs of weight for his role in Mani Ratnam’s Raavan.

    Abhishek Bachchan in Raavan

    Abhishek Bachchan in Raavan

  • He manages his father’s company, ABCL, which is now known as AB Corp. Ltd.
  • He not only acted in but also produced the film, Paa (2009), which won National Film Award for Best Feature Film in Hindi.

    Abhishek Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan in Paa

    Abhishek Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan in Paa

  • In 2009, he appeared in the famous “The Oprah Winfrey” Show, along with his wife.

  • His life has been documented in a book titled “Abhishek Bachchan: Style And Substance.” 

    Abhishek Bachchan Style & Substance book

    Abhishek Bachchan Style & Substance book

  • He is also the co-owner of Pro Kabaddi League franchise team, “Jaipur Pink Panthers,” and Indian Super League football team, “Chennaiyin FC.”
  • He is addicted to coffee, especially Cappuccino.
  • In November 2018, he revealed that in 8 out of 9 films with Aishwarya, she got paid more than him. [1]Pinkvilla
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