Thrilled to inform that The Book Bakers have successfully placed one of Indian cinema’s most revered journalists, who has the record of writing more than 80,000 Bollywood articles during his 45 year stint at SCREEN, Ali Peter John’s endearing book MUNNA AS I CALL HIM: Unheard & Heartwarming Tales Of AMITABH BACHCHAN to one of India’s leading publishing houses, Fingerprint Publishing!!!
Did you know even before Amitabh Bachchan could land his first film role, a call was made to his father to check if his son had not run away and entered the acting profession without this permission! Or what happened when Dev Anand & Amitabh Bachchan came at loggerheads? What is the reason behind Big B sending bouquets to artists?
What was the incident which made him leave alcohol? Who was the enemy Amitabh Bachchan had planned to get rid off, with a broom in hand? And how did the millennium star console a young Rahul Gandhi; distraught at the untimely death of his father and Big B’s close friend, Rajiv Gandhi!
Funny, heartwarming, awe-inspiring and sometimes shocking too, this brilliant book explores every facet of the Mega Star – Amitabh Bachchan; from his non-filmy roots to becoming the Shahenshah of Bollywood – a word he himself loathes. Be a part of this collector’s edition & know the Big B like never before as this releases in early 2020.