Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth

Net Worth

$405 Million

  • DOB: 11 October 1942
  • Place of Birth: Allahabad, UP, British India
  • Profession: Actor, Singer
  • Star Sign: Libra
  • Per Movie Salary : 8-12 Crore INR (2014)
  • He can write equally well with both his hands.
  • He began his film career as a voice narrator in 1969.
  • He is famous for his baritone but surprisingly was rejected by All India Radio.
  • Before becoming an actor, he wanted to be an engineer and join the Indian Air Force.
  • Mehmood Ali (Bollywood actor who worked in over 300 films) was a mentor to Bachchan in his days of struggle and offered him place to stay in his own home where Mr. Bachchan stayed for 11 months.
  • His actual surname was Shrivastava. Bachchan is his father‘s pen name.
  • He was one of the judges for the 1995 Miss World beauty pageant.
  • He has played more double roles than any other actor. In Mahaan, he had a triple role.
  • Bachchan made his Hollywood debut in 2013 with The Great Gatsy, alongside Leonardo Di Caprio.
  • In 2001, he was honoured with the Actor of the Century award at the Alexandria International Film Festival in Egypt in recognition of his contribution to the world of cinema
  • In 1984, He was awarded with the Padma Shri by the Government of India.
  • In May 2014, La Trobe University in Australia named a Scholarship after Mr. Bachchan.