Amitabh Bachchan Fan Club

Amitabh Bachchan Was Not The First Choice As Vijay Verma In ‘Deewar’, Rajesh Khanna Was The One

Getting films always had been a task of challenges for Amitabh Bachchan even after he got recognition for his outstanding performance as an angry man in Zanjeer. Amitji could get the role of the famous Vijay Verma in Deewaar when the writers Salim–Javed rejected Rajesh Khanna. Deewaar is the film that changed Hindi cinema’s fate. Even after grabbing the film in…

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Amitabh Bachchan Fan Club

The Shahenshah Of Bollywood Has Done Highest Number Of Double Roles, Here Is Why!

Our favourite classic megastar Amitabh Bachchan holds the record having played dual roles in fifteen films; the other close competitors are Kader Khan, Govinda and Rajesh Khanna. Superstar Amitabh Bachchan is amongst the fortunate few who had the opportunity to play double role in several films. He has played double roles in variety of stories including thriller, comedy and drama.…

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Amitabh Bachchan

The ‘One Man Industry’- Amitabh Bachchan

Born Iquilaab Shrivastava, in Allahabad, Amitabh Bachchan came from humble beginnings, where his mother Teji Bachchan was a domestic home-maker and a social activist, while his father Harivansh Rai Bachchan was a Kavastha Hindu poet. Although his birth name was Inquilaab, inspired by a word commonly used during the independence days, a fellow poet friend suggested the name Amitabh, meaning…

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Mothers' of Bollywood

The Unsung Mothers of Bollywood – Part 4

Many actresses in Bollywood have played mothers role but some have played with such conviction that they became stereotyped and did the off-repetitive mothers role in umpteen films yet it is tragic that the films buffs recognize them only by their ‘face’ and not by their ‘names’. Thus these actresses despite playing successful mother roles are ‘unsung’ or left unrecognized.…

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Failed to retain stardom

Kumar Gaurav Rose To Phenomenal Heights But Failed To Retain Stardom! – Part – 3

In the ’80s the star son who created a Hungama at Box-office was Kumar Gaurav, son of legendary superstar Rajendra Kumar. With his super hit debut movie Love Story (1983) Kumar Gaurav generated the kind of mass hysteria among girls that only superstar Rajesh Khanna created during his heydays. Girls went crazy at the mention of Kumar Gaurav‘s name but…

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Murders In Bollywood

Actress Laila Khan Was Killed As She Was Witness To Her Mother’s Murder! – Part 6

Seductive, smart and sizzling Laila Khan, Pakistani actress made her debut in Bollywood in 2008 opposite superstar Rajesh Khanna in the film Wafaa: A Deadly Love Story (2008). The film failed but Laila Khan continued getting roles. She had signed few films when suddenly media went rife about her missing and then subsequently her murder! The killers had killed her…

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