Amitabh Bachchan, the legendary Bollywood actor, is not just known for his iconic roles on the silver screen but also for his unwavering dedication and commitment to his family.
His journey in the film industry is not only a tale of immense talent and hard work but also a reflection of his profound love and respect for his parents. Mr. Bachchan’s story takes us back to the moment he landed his first film, where he made a solemn promise to himself: “Whatever I will earn, I will give to my parents.”
In a recent episode of Kaun Bnega Crorepati, Amitabh Bachan tells everyone about when he did his first film, and what thoughts came into his mind. He said after bagging his first film, he should offer all the earnings to his parents. The whole incident started when a contestant of KBC 15 Vivek asked him about the story of his first film. Then recalling the time he got his first film “Saat Hindustani,” he said on the show- “I felt whatever I earn from this, I should give it to my parents”. After listening to this all, the audience clapped for him too. Big B another name for Amitabh Bachan also said that “ I found a way to ensure that my parents shift and live with me. The responsibilities that they fulfilled all these years for us, I wanted to shift them to my shoulders and fulfil them going forward.” (As also mentioned here).
His career began with this movie, his first film, “Saat Hindustani,” in 1969. However, success didn’t blind him to his roots. After signing the contract for his debut film, Amitabh Bachchan had a conversation with himself that would shape his future.
Throughout his career, Amitabh Bachchan remained true to this promise. He diligently handed over his earnings to his parents. This act was not just a gesture of financial support but a symbol of his gratitude and reverence for the sacrifices they had made for him. Throughout his illustrious career, Amitabh Bachchan has not only earned fame and fortune but also the respect and admiration of millions of people worldwide. He is not just a Bollywood legend but also a role model for the values of love, respect, and commitment to family.
Apart from this Amitabh Bachan has also many upcoming projects- he is lined up in films as well. In a world often driven by materialistic pursuits, Amitabh Bachchan’s unwavering promise stands as a beacon of integrity, reminding us of the significance of staying connected to our roots and giving back to those who have shaped our lives.
Publushed by HOLR Magazine.