Wishes poured in for Amitabh Bachchan from the film fraternity as many stars took to Twitter to express their love and admiration for the megastar, who celebrated his 72nd birthday today.
Celebrities like like Priyanka Chopra and Karan Johar wished a long and healthy life to Bachchan, calling him their favourite hero.
“Happy birthday to the formidable the legendary SrBachchan. Thank you for the Inspiration Sir.. Health and happiness always,” Priyanka wrote on her Twitter page.
“The world’s collective wishes are like a ‘force of nature’ that honour you and love you. Happy Birthday Amitji! SrBachchan,” Boman Iranni tweeted.
Flimmaker Karan Johar, a family friend of the Bachchans, wrote, “Reverence…Respect and immense admiration to @SrBachchan!! Happy birthday amit uncle! We are blessed to be around you.”
Actor Uday Chopra, who is a childhood friend of Abhishek Bachchan, also wished the superstar. “A very happy birthday Amit uncle SrBachchan lots of love,” he said.
“Happy birthday SrBachchan. Thank you for inspiring us with your work and your being. You truly are the best actor we have,” actress Anushka Sharma posted on Twitter.
Bollywood star couple Riteish and Genelia Deshmukh,
music composer Shekhar Ravjiani, actresses Divya Dutta and Preity Zinta, Manoj Bajpayee and singer Mika, are also among the celebrities who have sent their wishes for the evergreen star.