- The megastar Amitabh Bachchan wins Dada Saheb Phalke Award for 2019
- Ever since, the news of megastar winning the award broke out congratulatory messages have been pouring in.
- The legendary actor began his cinematic journey exactly four decades back.
Bollywood’s megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been selected for Dada Saheb Phalke award 2019. The stars have been pouring in their wishes to the legend.
He had commenced his journey exactly four decades ago, and since then there has been no looking back for this powerhouse of talent.
He had enthralled the audiences with his performance in Anand and also had gone on to become the Angry Young Man.
Right from Zanjeer to Namak Haraam, from Black to Badla, the legendary actor has proved his mettle as a performer. Now, at the age of 76, he is going to be honoured with the Dada Saheb Phalke award. The entire film fraternity is in the awe of the legend.
Anil Kapoor, who shared screen space with the actor in 2003 film titled Armaan congratulated megastar on his win. He wrote,”There is no mention of Indian Cinema without this Legend!. He has redefined cinema with every role and deserves every accolade for his contributions”.
Karan Johar, who has directed the actor in a couple of films, called the legend a bonafide rockstar and further stated that he is honoured and proud to be in the era of the legend.
Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar said that the legend has inspired and entertained generations with his exhilarating performances.
Nagarjuna Akkineni, who will be sharing screen space with the legend in Ayan Mukerji’s directorial venture, also congratulated him by stating that he was very happy when he heard the news of the actor receiving the prestigious award. He further stated that the actor has inspired and entertained billions of people and still continues to do so.