Bollywood Emperor Amitabh Bachchan will be honored with the world’s biggest award ‘Dad Dad Phalke’. Amitabh is being given the Grandpa Phalke Award after Big B has completed his 50-year journey to Bollywood. Amitabh’s debut film ‘Seven Indian’ was released in 1969. Amitabh Bachchan, 76, is the 66th person to receive the award. Celebrity congratulated Amitabh Bachchan on social media after announcing the Grandfather of the Year 2018 to the Phalke Awards.
Queen of the best voice Lata Mangeshkar tweeted – ‘I am very pleased to hear that Namaskar Amit ji has been announced for you and your grandfather. I congratulate you very much Meeting the Indian CinemaBawak award Indian cinema superstar is a landmark in itself. ‘
Rajini Kant tweeted. ‘Congratulations dear Amitabh Bachchan !!! You deserve this honor !!!! Grandpa’s Phalke Award “
Central Film Certification Board (CBFC) President and famous songwriter Parson Joshi took to Twitter. ‘Happiness, pride and a happy feeling. Dear Sir, You got this honor, this cuckoo awaits, hearty congratulations. May God make you a source of inspiration for all of us. best wishes.. #DadaSahabPhalkeAward
Famous singer Asha Bhosle tweeted: ‘As a member of the award-winning jury, I am happy to congratulate Amitabh Bachchan. I congratulate Amitabh Bachchan on receiving this prestigious award ”.
Kiran Johar tweeted and congratulated Amitabh Bachchan for receiving the Maiya Nazad Dada Sahib Award Kiran wrote: ‘The Most Inspiring Legend of Bharatiya Cinema. He is a rock star !!! I am honored and proud to be born in their century!
Anil Kapoor tweeted: ‘There is no concept of Indian cinema without this legend! He has redefined Indian cinema with every role and deserves praise for the countless services he offers! Congratulations! ‘.
Bonnie Kapoor wrote: ‘Amitabh Bachchan Dadasaheb congratulates me on being awarded the Phalke Award. Your contribution to films is huge and you are a great inspiration to people. ‘
Amitabh Bachchan’s son and actor Abhishek Bachchan wrote on Twitter expressing happiness for his father – so much joy and pride! ‘
Ratish Desh Mukh wrote – ‘No one deserves it !!!! Amitabh Bachchan Sir, Greetings from the Heart !!!! I’m very excited !!! It is an honor for every Amitabh Bachchan fan, including me ”.
Apart from this, personalities like film directors Madhur Bhandarkar and Rahul Dhulkia, actors Vivek Oberoi, Arjun Kapoor, Huma Qureshi, Karthik Aryan and Anup Jalota have greeted him. Amitabh is hosting the 11th season of Sony’s TV show ‘Kon Banega Crore Paati’.