5 Times Amitabh Bachchan won our hearts with Childlike Characters
Feb 10, 2018
Amitabh Bachchan is a brand, a charismatic personality who changed the face of Bollywood and has been the inspiration to many succeeding superstars. With a career spanning over four decades, Mr. Bachchan is still going strong and works around 18 to 20 hours a day.
In such a long career, Big B had his share of highs and lows. But the one thing which has
made him the megastar is his choice of roles. Making a mark in the industry as an angry
young man, he ventured into romantic roles and then mastered comic roles as well. In the
later stages of his career, Amitabh Bachchan chose powerful and content-driven roles,
adding to his versatility.
We have also seen Amitabh Bachchan in childlike characters which have won the heart of
millions. Some of the iconic are-
1.Buddhadev Gupta, Cheeni Kum:-
Amitabh Bachchan was the lead actor in this movie at the age of 64 opposite Tabu. However, his sporting childlike character and sexy swag look sporting a grey hair made it an ultimate success formula, making Cheeni Kum a critical as well as commercial hit.
Amitabh Bachchan literally transformed himself with tons of hard work and hours of makeup to fit into the character of a 13-year-old Auro who was suffering from a genetic disorder of progeria where a child ages very rapidly. Auro was loved by everyone for his childish behavior making Paa one of the milestones of Amitabh Bachchan.
3.Samarjit (Sam), Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna:–
Samarjit portrayed by Amitabh Bachchan in Karan Johar multi starrer directorial venture KabhiAlvida Naa Kehna was a doting cool dad with the nickname of Sam who was quite famous among the girls of the young generation. With a movie of such an intense topic of extramarital affairs, Amitabh’s role gave the much needed lighter tone to the movie and was loved by all.
Bhaskor Banerji (Amitabh Bachchan) was an annoying cute father of Piku (Deepika Padukone) who was fully dependent on her and had several irritable issues of loose motion. We all loved the movie Piku and indeed Amitabh was the main factor behind it.
Releasing this year May 102 Not is a comedy-drama movie revolving around the story of a 75 year old son played by Rishi Kapoor and the 102 years old father Amitabh Bachchan. The teaser of the movie released 2 days back and has received great appreciation from the audience, especially of a cute 102-year comic father Amitabh who will be the first person to send his child to Old age home.