Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth: Income, Salary, Cars, Career & Assets

Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth: Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth is estimated to be $400 million as of 2021. Amitabh Bachchan is a veteran Bollywood actor from India who is known around the world. He is considered one of the best and the most influential actors in the history of Indian Cinema.

Amitabh Bachchan is an Indian film actor, film producer, TV host, and former politician. He debuted in the film industry in 1969 as a voice actor in the film “Bhuvan Shome”. He gained immense popularity with his later films as the lead actor. He was the most popular and successful actor during the period of 1970s and 1980s.

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Apart from acting in the films, he is well-known as the host of the Indian TV reality quiz show “Koun Banega Crorepati” (Indian franchise of Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?). He has been awarded the Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Vibhushan from Govt. of India, and the highest award of Indian Cinema, Dadasaheb Phalke Award.

Name  Amitabh Bachchan
Net Worth $400 million
Occupation Film Actor, Producer, TV Host, Singer
Age 78 years
Years Active 1969-present

Amitabh Bachchan Biography

Know complete details about Amitabh Bachchan in the table given below. Amitabh Bachchan’s real name or born name is Inquilaab Srivastava, but he is well known by the name Amitabh Bachchan and Big B.

Celebrity Name Amitabh Bachchan
Real Name Inquilaab Srivastava
Other Names Big B, Shahenshah of Bollywood, Angry Young Man, Star of the Millenium
Profession Film Actor, Producer, TV Host, Singer
Age 78 years
Gender Male
Birth Date October 11, 1942
Birth Place Allahabad, British India (Now Uttar Pradesh, India)
Nationality Indian
Height  1.85 meters
Marital Status Married
Spouse Jaya Bhaduri (married 1973)
Children 2 (Abhishek Bachchan and Shweta Bachchan Nanda)
Net Worth (as of 2021) $400 million
Last Updated April 2021

Amitabh Bachchan Early Life

Amitabh Bachchan was born on October 11, 1972, in Uttar Pradesh to Harivansh Rai Bachchan, a Hindi poet, and a social activist, Teji Bachchan. Amitabh Bachchan was named Inquilaab Srivastava at his birth, but later at the suggestion of his fellow poet Sumitranandan Pant, Bachchan’s father changed his name to Amitabh.

Srivatsava is their actual surname, whereas Bachchan was Amitabh’s father’s pen name. The whole family changed their surname to Harivansh Rai’s pen name. Amitabh Bachchan has a younger brother, Ajitabh. Bachchan studied at Boys’ High School & College, Allahabad; Sherwood College, Nainital; and Kirori Mal College, University of Delhi.

After his graduation,  his father approached Prithviraj Kapoor but he showed no support. Bachchan then tried to audition for All India Radio Station but was rejected. Then, he worked as a business executive at Bird & Company in Kolkata.

Amitabh Bachchan Age and Height

Amitabh Bachchan is currently 78 years old. Bachchan is known for his long figure as he is 1.85 meters or 6 ft tall.

Amitabh Bachchan Career

Amitabh Bachchan made his entry into the film industry as a voice actor for the film “Bhuvan Shome” in 1969. His first acting debut was “Saat Hindustani” in 1969 for which he received the National Film Award for Best Newcomer. In 1970, he acted in Bombay Talkies in a special appearance role.

He got huge appreciation and love for his third film “Anand” in which he did a supporting role alongside “Rajesh Khanna”. He received the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor for this film. His career was not the same after this. Till 1972, he faced 12 flops

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“Zanjeer” released in 1973, totally changed the career of Amitabh Bachchan. The following films “Namak  Haraam”, “Abhimaan”, “Saudaagar”, “Dost”, “Roti, Kapda, aur Makaan”, “Deewar”, are some of the superhits of Bachchan. His most huge hit film till now is “Sholay” released in 1975, which got him fame internationally.

In 1982, on the sets of Coolie, Bachchan met with a serious injury and took a break from films. From 1984 to 1987, Bachchan actively participated in Indian Politics and returned to films after this. He has also hosted several seasons of Koun Banega Crorepati, Bigg Boss, and also worked as a voice artist for several TV series.

Amitabh Bachchan Achievements

Amitabh Bachchan has been awarded the Padma Shri, Padma Bhushan, and Padma Vibhushan from Govt. of India, which are the 4th, 3rd, and 2nd most honorable civilian awards from Indian. He is also the recipient of the highest award of Indian Cinema, the Dadasaheb Phalke Award. He is the first actor to receive a Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 1991. Several books have been written about Amitabh Bachchan till now.

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  • Amitabh Bachchan: the Legend was published in 1999
  • To be or not to be: Amitabh Bachchan in 2004
  • AB: The Legend (A Photographer’s Tribute) in 2006
  • Amitabh Bachchan: Ek Jeevit Kimvadanti in 2006
  • Amitabh: The Making of a Superstar in 2006
  • Looking for the Big B: Bollywood, Bachchan and Me in 2007
  • Bacchanalia in 2009

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Amitabh Bachchan Personal Life

Amitabh Bachchan married his co-actress and politician, Jaya Bhaduri in 1973. They have two children, Abhishek Bachchan, who is also a Bollywood actor, and Shweta Bachchan Nanda. Amitabh Bachchan was in rumors to be in a relationship with another actress Rekha after his marriage till the early 1980s, but both of them never denied or approved the rumors. He is a vegetarian and doesn’t smoke or drink.

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Full Name Amitabh Bachchan
Father Name Harivansh Rai Bachchan
Mother Name Teji Bachchan
Marital Status Married
Spouse Jaya Bhaduri
Children 2
Siblings Ajitabh Bachchan, Rita Verma
Hobbies Listening to old Hindi Songs, Traveling

Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth 2021

Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth is said to be more than $400 million. He earns his income from acting, producing films, and he is also paid well for hosting KBC. Bachchan is also the travel ambassador of Gujarat and Govt. pays him well for that too.

Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth In 2021 $400 million
Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth In 2020
$400 million
Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth In 2019 $400 million
Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth In 2018 $350 million
Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth In 2017 $330 million

Amitabh Bachchan Cars Collection

Amitabh is the owner of several expensive cars like BMW, Rolls Royce, etc. Here is the list of cars owned by Bachchan along with the prices.

Bentley Continental GT 10 Crores INR
Porsche Cayenne 2 Crores INR
Mercedes G Wagon 2 Crores INR
Mercedes Benz S Class 80 Lakh INR
Mercedes Benz C Class 50 Lakh INR
Toyota Land Cruiser 1 Crore INR
Mini Cooper  1 Crore INR
Rolls Royce Phantom 12 Crores INR
Range Rover Sports 60 Lakh INR
Range Rover Evoque 70 Lakh INR
Land Rover  1 Crore INR
Audi A6  60 Lakh INR
Audi Q7 80 Lakh INR
Audi A8L 2 Crores INR
BMW 7 Series 2 Crores INR
BMW 5 Series 60 Lakh INR
BMW M4 2 Crores INR
BMW x6 80 Lakh INR

FAQs

Who is Amitabh Bachchan?
Amitabh Bachchan is an Indian film actor, film producer, TV host, and former politician. He debuted in the film industry in 1969 as a voice actor in the film “Bhuvan Shome”. He was the most popular and successful actor during the period of 1970s and 1980s.
What is Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth?
Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth is said to be more than $400 million. He earns his income from acting, producing films, and he is also paid well for hosting KBC.
How old is Amitabh Bachchan?
Amitabh Bachchan is currently 78 years old. He was born on October 11, 1942.
Which are Amitabh Bachchan's hit films?
Anand, Sholay, Zanjeer, Deewar, Muqaddar ka Sikandar, Abhimaan, Coolie, Don, Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham, and Pink, are some of the most hit films of Amitabh Bachchan.
How tall is Amitabh Bachchan?
Amitabh Bachchan is 1.85 meters or 6 ft tall.

Final Words

Amitabh Bachchan is an Indian film actor, film producer, TV host, and former politician. He debuted in the film industry in 1969 as a voice actor in the film “Bhuvan Shome”. He was the most popular and successful actor during the period of 1970s and 1980s. Amitabh Bachchan Net Worth is $400 million in 2021. For more related posts, visit the Celebrity Net Worth website.

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