Amitabh Bachchan gets standing ovation in London
Amitabh Bachchan got a standing ovation by a 20,000 strong audience in London as he recited his dialogues from Bollywood hits like Deewar and Agnipath as part of the Unforgettable Show. The show partners with TERI project to light a billion homes across the globe.
Besides the three-hour long glitz, glamour of Bollywood songs and dance sequences, performed on Sunday night, Bachchan read out some of the poems from Agnipath (Path of Fire), penned by his father Harivansh Rai Bachchan.
The show also had star attractions like Abhishek Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Preity Zinta, Ritesh Deshmukh, Shilpa Shetty and music directors Vishal and Shekhar, assisted by a cast of 130 stage artistes, who kept the crowd spell bound with their scintillating performances.
The event, The Unforgettable Tour, promoted by India’s Wizcraft International Entertainment, which marks Bachchans comeback to the stage after a gap of almost 20 years, will have its final event at Rotherdam in Netherlands on Aug 29. They have already performed in Toronto, Trinidad, Los Angeles, San Francisco, Houston, New Jersey, Chicago and New York.