Special line-up of interviews and programmes on October 10 and 11
October 10, 2012:
Megastar of Indian cinema Amitabh Bachchan is turning 70, and CNN-IBN is celebrating his 70thÂ birthday with a special show,Â Big B: 70 Years Young. On this show,Â Rajdeep Sardesai, Editor-in-Chief of CNN-IBN, IBN7 and IBN Lokmat, takes a trip down memory lane with Big B to explore how this legend has managed to reinvent himself in a career spanning more than four decades.
In a special one-on-one interview, Amitabh Bachchan shares insights, experiences and struggles of his life and career. The veteran actor gets candid like never before and opens up about politics,Â his tumultuous relationship with the Gandhi family, his near fatal accident on the sets of â€˜Coolieâ€™, and his reinvention in the new millennium with KBC.
This special episode will be aired on CNN-IBN on Wednesday, October 10 at 10:00 pm
IBN7 has decided to mark his birthday withÂ aÂ special showÂ Big Boss withÂ Ashutosh. On this show, IBN7â€™s Managing EditorÂ AshutoshÂ will interview the legendary actor about his journey of 43 years in Bollywood.
In this exclusive interview, the â€˜Angry Young Manâ€™ of yesteryear willÂ share insights and experiences of his life and his future plans. From memories of childhood and his relationship with his parents to relationship with the Gandhi family and Bofors controversy, the Big B does not hold back anything in one of his most candid interviews.Â The veteran actor also talks about his days of struggle, his star rivalries and coping with the bad times.
The interview of Big BossÂ withÂ AshutoshÂ wil be aired on IBN7 on Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 8:00 pm
The channel also brings youÂ â€˜Bemisaal Amitabhâ€™, a special one-hour show that narrates the journey of this living legend.Â The trademark deep baritone voice, the tall, brooding persona, and intense eyes, made Amitabh Bachchan the first ever â€˜Angry Young Manâ€™ of Indian film industry.
â€˜Bemisaal Amitabhâ€™ will be telecast onÂ IBN7Â on Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 8 pm.