Abhishek Bachchan is an Indian film actor and producer known for his work in Hindi films. Part of the Bachchan family, he is the son of actors Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan, He has a sister, Shweta Bachchan. His grandfather, Harivansh Rai Bachchan, was a noted poet of the Nayi Kavita Literary Movement of the Hindi literature and professor at the Allahabad University in Uttar Pradesh, while his grandmother, Teji Bachchan, was a social activist. The original surname of his family is Srivastava,
Bachchan made his acting debut in 2000 with J. P. Dutta’s war film Refugee. His first commercial successes came with the 2004 action films Dhoom and Run, which changed his career prospects.
Bachchan fell in love with Aishwarya Rai whilst filming for Dhoom 2, The couple was married on 20 April 2007, according to traditional Hindu rituals of the Bunt community, to which Rai belongs. The wedding took place in a private ceremony at the Bachchan residence, Prateeksha, in Juhu, Mumbai, Rai gave birth to a baby girl on 16 November 2011