A look at the love story of Jaya and Amitabh Bachchan
Jaya Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan form one of the most enviable They have inspired generations and given them relationship goals. In fact, the lead duo of Jai and Veeru, played by Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra, is often considered as the benchmark in Indian cinema. Actor Dharmendra has undoubtedly several popular and successful Amitabh Bachchan who gained huge admiration in the early s as.
But his life was never as easy as one would imagine. He faced health issues in accident on the sets of Coolie. Inhe suffered financial crisis. But he used it as a catalyst to emerge a hero. Amitabh Bachchan, even at the age of 74, is one of the most prominent names in Bollywood. The megastar, who entered the showbiz at the age of 27 with an image of an angry young man, intimidated even the biggest superstars in late 60s.
The tall, handsome son of renowned poet Harivansh Rai Bachchan soon became a name to reckon with and in the subsequent years the patriarch of Bollywood. Big B started his career in with Saat Hindustani and went on to become the most influential actors in the history of Indian Cinema.
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Even after a successful career spanning over 4 decades, the actor continues to stun the audience with formidable performances year after year. While most of the actors either retire or settle for supporting roles at the age of 74, Big B is rediscovering himself with fresh roles and innovative scripts every year. The charisma and class apart act of the actor is commendable. Not only are his choices giving a new model of acting to younger actors, but are also paving way for more quality-driven cinema.
While actors at his age have settled to play fathers and grandfathers on screen, he is bending the rule book and carving his own definition of timeless acting. Debraj Sahai, an alcoholic teacher for a blind, deaf and mute girl suffering from Alzheimer's, can easily be regarded as the best character portrayed by Amitabh Bachchan. Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Black laid the foundation for choosing challenging roles for the actor.
The brilliance with which he played the character made Debraj Sahni one of the most memorable characters in Big B's career. He also won much-deserved National Award for the film, second in his career.
Who would've thought that a year-old seasoned actor could pull off child-like innocence of a 12 year so effortlessly?
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He was the star of the film and nailed the emotions of a lively year-old boy winning accords from the audience as well as critics. Another refreshing performance by Big B where he played a possessive, progressive father of a young, responsible woman.
He played a father in a dysfunctional family with utmost reality. The slice of life family drama suited the larger than life image of Big B perfectly. But my favourite genre has to be comedy.
Getting the right comic timing gives you a different high. On never winning an award He has more than films to his credit, but Dharmendra never won a Best Actor award. It was only a few years ago that he got a Lifetime Achievement award, and it was presented to him by none other than Dilip Kumar.
I have been such a big fan of him, and it was the happiest moment for me.
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Not because I was receiving the award, but because I got to meet him. I have never been interested in awards. The love of my audience is my ultimate award," said Dharmendra.
On recommending Amitabh Bachchan for Sholay They went on to become the most popular jodi on screen, with their characters Jay and Veeru in Sholay.
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But not many know that Dharmendra had recommended Big B for the super-hit film. If he is saying that from where he is now, from such a dizzying height, people will talk about his greatness. He never said earlier that I had recommended him. So now when he says it, people will say he is great, not I," said the veteran actor.
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