"the mention of such always brings emotion and tears."
Established Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan has praised his son Abhishek for his role in The Big Bull.
The Big Bull was released on the streaming platform, Disney+Hotstar on Thursday, April 8, 2021.
Abhishek Bachchan’s latest film has received appreciation from audiences, fans and critics since its release.
Now, his father Amitabh has taken to his blog to praise him for his performance in the film.
Amitabh Bachchan shared a lengthy note in his son’s honour, and says that it is a “moment of great pride” to witness his son’s “progress report”.
In his note, Bachchan said:
“For a Father, it is ever a moment of great pride to see their ‘progress report’ prosper and do well.
“I am no different from any other Father… the mention of such always brings emotion and tears…particularly when there is an exhibition of immense value.”
Amitabh Bachchan also went on to discuss his experience of being able to watch The Big Bull alongside the rest of the world. He said:
“So despite the fact that Big Bull had been seen privately within the confines of the home much earlier.
“The excitement of watching it when the entire world shall be seeing it at the same time was different.
“The drive back from work was indulgent… connect mobile to Disney Hotstar on with the dongle for internet connectivity.
“Open the packet of biscuits and the aerated water and… there he is… my SON.”
Amitabh Bachchan also praised modern technology for allowing him to connect with his loved ones around the world.
He said: “Stop the relay on the reach of Jalsa…rush up to the TV and continue as we were before.
“Face Timing in multiple presence imagery with Kolkata, New York and Lucknow and Shweta downstairs all at once and the joy of sharing our love and appreciation…
“Life has become distant… Jaya in Kolkata campaigning, Navya and Agastya in NYC on study, Abhishek in Lucknow on shoot, and Shweta and me out of shoot and home due curfew…
“BUT…thank you FT we get all connected on one screen at the same time talking watching…such a delight…and such a wonder of modern technology.”
Abhishek Bachchan’s film The Big Bull is a crime thriller. Ajay Devgn Films and Panorama Studios produced the film.
For his role in The Big Bull, Abhishek Bachchan takes on the character of Hemant Shah, based on real-life stockbroker Harshad Mehta, who was involved in financial crimes.