Abhishek Bachchan, who studied performing in Boston, recalled that he flew again to India to morally assist his household throughout a financial disaster. Abhishek mentioned he wished to be together with his father Amitabh Bachchan through the tough time.
Amitabh, whereas chatting with Abhishek over telephone when he was in Boston, had requested him to sharpen his Hindi as soon as he was again. The actor entered Bollywood in 2000 with JP Dutta’s movie Refugee after he returned to India.
Speaking on The Ranveer Show podcast, Abhishek opened up concerning the time when he was in college in Boston and Amitabh needed to be anxious about offering dinner for the household again house in Mumbai. “I spoke to my father from college. My family was going through a difficult financial time. And I just felt as a son, although I might not have been qualified at that point of time, that I needed to be with my father. Even for moral support. He’s a big guy on moral support. He likes to know his family’s around.”
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“I said I can’t be here sitting in Boston when my father doesn’t know how he’s going to get dinner. And that’s how bad it was. And he said it publicly. He had to borrow money from his staff to put food on the table. I just felt morally obliged to be with him. I called him and I said ‘You know dad, I think I want to leave college half-way and comeback and just be with you, try and help you in whatever way. At least you’ll know that your boy is next to you and he’s there for you’,” added Abhishek.
Revealing Amitabh’s response, the Bob Biswas actor mentioned: “So he was very emotional, he was very touched, he was very moved but he ended the rest of the conversation, which obviously I won’t dive up, but he said: ‘I’m glad.’ Because I mean we’d already discussed that I would like to be an actor. He said, ‘I’m glad, come back. Bhasha sikho (learn the language). Because Shakespeare doesn’t work over here. And I realise that today, that I was very out of context.”
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Abhishek Bachchan presently stars in the lately launched movie Bob Biswas.