Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has beaten many of his contemporary’s stars in gaining followers on a micro-blogging site. The actor is followed by 15 million netizens on twitter, first Indian celebrity to touches the landmark. He is very active on twitter and always stay connects with his fans, interacts with them, share opinion and views on various issues.
Astoundingly, the septuagenarian has more followers than Bollywood young actors like Shah Rukh Khan (13.3 million), Salman Khan (12.2 million), Aamir Khan (12.9 million) and Hrithik Roshan (9.72 million).
Not only on twitter, the megastar is equally capable of receiving fans love and accolades for his films. Alongside fans, critics also singing praised for the actor. His recent released movie, Piku was well received by the audience. He dazzles the silver screen in the role of a Bengali father.
Most importantly, his film connects with all age group as Piku did the same. Shahenshah of the Bollywood joined twitter on May, 2010 and since has been a one stop destination for his fans to connect and interacts.
Meanwhile, the luminary is very fond of his grand-daughter Aradhya daughter of Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai. He shares an interesting story about Aradhya on his blog site.
When a huge crowd was gathered in outside of his house Jalsa to greet him for his grand-daughter, the Piku star shares says, “The little one comes out to greet the well wishers and after much persuasion. She is apprehensive of crowds and has shown abhorrence to them all along. I would never be able to decipher this.”
He also scared to present himself in front of public. “That is difficult and tough. And no books in the world could teach us the art of speaking in public, or articulating point of sense”. Bachchan posted on his blog.