Abhishek Bachchan Reveals Why Dad, Amitabh Calls Him 'Bhaiyu', Recalls His Dad Teaching Him Maths

In a recent interview, Abhishek Bachchan talked about his dad, Amitabh Bachchan calling him 'Bhaiyu' and recalled taking mathematics classes from him as a child. Check it out!


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Abhishek Bachchan Reveals Why Dad, Amitabh Calls Him 'Bhaiyu', Recalls His Dad Teaching Him Maths

Bollywood actor, Abhishek Bachchan is the son of legendary actor, Amitabh Bachchan, and his wife, Jaya Bachchan. Abhishek is married to the gorgeous actress, Aishwarya Rai, and the couple is blessed with an adorable daughter, Aaradhya Bachchan. Time and again, we have seen this beautiful family praising each other and showering love on one another. The Bachchan family has set the bar for a perfect Indian family, really high.

Now, in an interview with a leading news portal, Abhishek Bachchan talked about his childhood memories and recalled how his dad, Amitabh Bachchan used to teach him mathematics. He also lauded his wife, Aishwarya for taking care of his daughter, Aaradhya's studies and called her the world's best teacher.

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In an interview with The Indian Express, Abhishek Bachchan opened up about studying abroad and revealed if he ever helps his daughter, Aaradhya Bachchan with her school work. Talking about the same, the actor shared that Aaradhya's schoolwork is handled by his wife, Aishwarya, who according to him is the world's best teacher. He added:

“I think she already has the world’s best teacher, which is her mother, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. I don’t want to downgrade her or her expectations of how a teacher should be like by teaching her. That department is handled by her mother.” 

Abhishek Bachchan

Further in the interview, Abhishek talked about his childhood and recalled how his father, Amitabh Bachchan, used to teach him mathematics. The doting son revealed that Amitabh was brilliant in science and mathematics and was a great teacher. Talking about what changed as he grew up, Abhishek said:

“I remember my father spent a lot of time with me on mathematics. He was brilliant at that. He was a science student. He was a great teacher. But as and when we grow up, sometimes parents are not the best teacher to teach you because darr lagta hai na ki dad kya bolenge ya maa kya bolegi."

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Abhishek also reacted to his father, Amitabh appreciating his films and his acting skills and called him truly amazing. He also clarified that his father is candid even if he doesn't like his films. When asked why Amitabh calls him 'Bhaiyu', Abhishek embarrassingly revealed:

"As much as dad appreciates my work, he is equally candid when he doesn’t like my films. Everybody in my family lovingly calls me by the name Bhaiyu."


On the work front, Abhishek Bachchan is currently seen in the movie, Dasvi.

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