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Why do you love Amitabh Bachchan?

October 10, 2011 17:40 IST

Amitabh BachchanAmitabh Bachchan, arguably the greatest star Hindi cinema has ever seen, will turn 69 tomorrow, October 11.

Starting his cinematic career with a string of flops, his fate made a complete turnaround when Zanjeer became his first hit film co-starring his future wife Jaya Bhaduri.

There was no looking back for the Angry Young Man thereafter. All of us know how the story goes from there.


countries and across generations, Bachchan is still the undisputed favourite of millions of moviegoers.

So on the eve of his birthday, we ask YOU, dear readers, to complete this sentence: I love Amitabh because...

Complete the sentence in not more than 150 characters, and send us your names and location. The top 10 will feature right here on