Following in his father's footsteps, Abhishek forayed into the world of Hindi cinema with Refugee in 2000 opposite actress Kareena Kapoor.
"The birthday has been brought in and Abhishek is another year
older, 39 years...strange but he was born just the other day... and
the euphoria and the champagne opening at the Breach Candy
Hospital, the traditional cigar smoked, general joy and
celebration," the actor posted on his official blog
The father-son pair has also entertained Bollywood-cinema lovers
with movies like Bunty Aur Babli, Paa and
Sarkar. The 72-year-old also took to micro-blogging site
Twitter to thank Abhishek's well-wishers.
"To those that send multiple greetings for Abhishek on his
birthday... thank you so much...may your blessings remain with him
always," he tweeted.
After delivering notable performances in films like
Dhoom, Bol Bachchan, Guru and Happy
New Year, Abhishek is also supporting sports like kabaddi and
The tall, dark and handsome star of the Bachchan family is now married to actress Aishwarya Rai and together they have a three-year-old daughter Aaradhya.