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The legendary actor, Amitabh Bachchan needs no introduction. His impeccable contribution to the Hindi film industry speaks volumes about him. From his unmatched charisma on-screen to his values in real life, Amitabh Bachchan is a man of great honour. Currently, the veteran actor is ruling over hearts with his game reality show, Kaun Banega Crorepati 14. And episode after episode, we have witnessed him sharing amazing memories of his childhood and younger days. And something similar happened in a recent episode of the show when Amitabh Bachchan talked about his first film with his wife, Jaya Bachchan.
The recent episode of the quiz-based reality show, Kaun Banega Crorepati 14 was graced by the presence of Bollywood actors, Vicky Kaushal and Kiara Advani. During the show, Amitabh Bachchan revealed that in the debut film of his wife, Jaya Bachchan, he was cast opposite her. However, he was asked to leave the film as his other film, Anand starring Rajesh Khanna was also getting made during the same time. Amitabh Bachchan also mentioned that both films were directed by the filmmaker, Hrishikesh Mukherjee, but he didn't want any comparisons between his films. Recalling the incident, the veteran actor said:
"There was one film, Jaya’s first film where I was cast as the hero and I worked for 10 days and was asked to leave. The director revealed that they didn’t want to compete with Rajesh Khanna’s Anand as both films were made together and I was asked to leave the film."
Amitabh Bachchan often talked about his marital life with the veteran actress, Jaya Bachchan on his game reality show. In another episode of the fourteenth season of the game reality show, Kaun Banega Crorepati, the Paa actor was seen talking about keeping a fast on the auspicious festival of Karwa Chauth. He had shared that in the initial years of his marriage with Jaya Bachchan, he also used to keep a fast on Karwa Chauth. However, he added that after some years, he stopped doing so.
Earlier, in one of the episodes of the show, Kaun Banega Crorepati 14, the show's host, Amitabh Bachchan had opened up about his love for art and shared that he often paints at home. Talking about the same, the actor revealed that he is a bad painter, but the way he conducts his painting sessions convinces his family members that he's an exceptional painter. Revealing the way he tricks his family members, Big B mentioned that he paints stokes on a white canvas and hardly reveals anything to his family about the theme of the painting.
Time and again, we have witnessed Amitabh Bachchan discussing his childhood memories on the show, Kaun Banega Crorepati 14. In one of the episodes of the show, Big B had revealed that when he was a kid, his father, Harivansh Rai Bachchan used to take him for morning walks and would often ask him to repeat multiplication tables for practice.
For the unversed, Amitabh Bachchan got married to Jaya Bachchan on June 3, 1973. later, the couple got blessed with two beautiful kids, Shweta Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan. Moreover, Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan are doting grandparents to Navya Naveli Nanda, Agastya Nanda, Aaradhya and Bachchan.
On the professional front, Amitabh Bachchan was last seen in the film, Uunchai.
Amitabh Bachchan, better known as 'Big B' of Bollywood, is one of the highest-paid actors in Indian cinema. He is a global icon who enjoys massive stardom in the nation and across the world. Amitabh, who is known for his powerful voice, was surprisingly once rejected by a radio channel.Read More