Ranveer Singh declares today as Amitabh Bachchan Day

Wednesday 11 October 2017 2 weeks ago 23   Mumbai   Print

Report  Web Desk : MUMBAI: Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan turns 75 today, and the Twitterverse is a buzz with an outpouring of love for Big B. Several Bollywood stars, cricketers and fans took to the platform to wish Amitabh Bachchan a very happy birthday. Ranveer Singh declared the day as ‘Amitabh Bachchan Day’. Popularly known as the ‘Shahenshah of Bollywood’, the Big B has also been called the star of the millennium. As the megastar turns 75 today, Before setting the silver screen on fire, Bachchan was a former stage actor, radio announcer and freight company executive in Calcutta, India. Becoming an actor was not always the dream. Rather, he wanted to join the Indian Air Force and also thought of becoming an engineer. He recorded 23 scenes in 5 hours for Shootout at Lokhandwala on 31 October 2006. Bachchan was the first Indian actor to be paid over Rs 1 crore in remuneration for films. Till 1990s, he was the only star paid in crores. 02