Amitabh Bachchan is considered by some to the superstar of the Millennium. The legendary actor has had a film career that has lasted over 40 years.The Big B as he popularly known shot to fame with his ‘angry young man’ roles in the 70s. Bachchan has to his credit every major film award there is. Bachchan has worked as a playback singer, film producer and television presenter. He also had a stint in politics in the 1980s. He has received both the Padma Shri and the Padma Bhushancivilian awards from the Indian government. Amitabh Bachchan refuses to slow down; the veteran actor continues to entertain his fans through social media sites. A household name, Big B garnered more fans among the younger generation through his stint as host of the popular quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati. No stranger to adversities, Bachchan has endured serious illnesses, bankruptcy and scandal. Through it all he continues to be the most famous actor of his generation.