Failure to Success – Inspirational Life Story of Amitabh Bachchan
“In the year 2000, when the entire world was celebrating the new century, I was celebrating my disastrous fortune. There were no films, no money, no company, a million legal cases against and the tax authorities had put notice of recovery on my home.” – Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh is a famous Indian film actor, perhaps the most popular star in the history ofIndia’s cinema, known primarily for his roles in action films. He needs no introduction if you are a fan of Bollywood movies. This post is about getting inspired from his never-say-die attitude.
He is the most-nominated performer in any major acting category at Filmfare, with 36+ nominations overall.
In addition to acting, Bachchan has worked as a playback singer, film producer and television presenter, and was an elected member of the Indian Parliament from 1984 to 1987.
In 1999, in a BBC Online Poll, Amitabh Bachchan was named the Superstar of the Millennium ahead of the likes of Alec Guinness and Marlon Brando.
In June, 2000 he became the first living Asian to have a wax statue erected in his honour at Madame Tussaud’s.
All those achievements and accolades just didn’t came to him. His life has been never a bed of roses.
Failures and Crisis of Amitabh Bachchan
Remainder of this post talks about the multiple failures and crisis that followed Amitabh. And then how he eventually came out with success by fighting all odds.