Abhishek Bachchan is an actor, film producer and a singer from India. He is popularly known for his appearances in both Bengali and Bollywood Cinema. Both his parents are known actors in Bollywood as well. Here are the complete details about the career, biography and the net worth of Abhishek Bachchan in 2020.
Early Life & Biography
Abhishek Bachchan was born in Mumbai, India on 5th February 1976. His father Amitabh Bachchan is an actor and his mother Java Bhadhuri is also a well-accomplished actress of Hindi Cinema. His grandfather was a professor at Allahabad University, and he was also a poet.
He started his education at Jamnabai Narsee School and later joined a Scottish school in Mumbai. He traveled to Switzerland’s Aiglon College, and thereafter he went for advanced learning at Boston University.
Abhishek was in 2002 engaged to actress Karishma Kapoor, and he announced it during his father’s birthday. The engagement was called off in 2003 January. The actor then started dating Aishwarya Rai who was also an actress. The two had met during the shooting of the movie Dhoom 2.
They made public their engagement in early 2007 and on April 20th the same year they had a traditional wedding that took place in Juhu, Mumbai. Their wedding had a huge media coverage, and they were described by the Indian media as the ‘Super couple’. The couple has a daughter Aaradhya Bachchan who was born on November 16th, 2011.
Career, Awards, & Nominations
The actor made a debut in the film industry in 2000 when he played a leading role in the war drama ‘Refugee’. His outstanding performances in the film were very well received, and some critics even predicted that he would be a great actor in the future.
Things, however, did not exactly go as he expected as he made several movies that did not hit and were unsuccessful. He appeared in the 2004 movie Dhoom which kind of established him in Hindi cinema. His big break in films came in 2007 after he starred in the movie ‘Guru’.
In 2008, he was featured in a film alongside his father titled ‘Sarkar Raj’. His wife was also in the movie as a new edition. This film was well received, and it won him a nomination. The actor has appeared in very many films some of which did not do so well.
Following his successful career in acting, the actor has won The Best Supporting Actor Award for three years. As a producer, he won the National Film Award in 2010 among many others.
Net Worth & Earnings
The Indian actor has managed to accumulate a net worth of $35 million. This has come from his acting career as well as producing films. He also has various endorsement deals with major companies like Videcom, LG, Motorola among others.
Abhishek Bachchan comes from a family of actors, and he is doing well in following the footsteps of both his parents. Dedication and commitment have driven him to be what he is today. He never gave up even after having a series of unsuccessful movies. He still heads on.