Amitabh Bachchan will be honoured with a doctorate in Brisbane on October 20 by Queensland University of Technology (QUT). This will be the fourth honorary doctarate for the actor, He had already received doctorates from De Montfort University, Leicester UK, Jhansi University and Delhi University .
However, Amitabh says he wouldn’t want to add the title ‘Dr’ before his name though he has been conferred with doctorates. He says that in his family, only his father is Dr Bachchan as he did his PhD from Cambridge University.
Big B is in Sydney shooting for the Hollywood film The Great Gatsby which is being directed by Baz Luhrmann.