Kolkata: Rabindra Bharati university will honour legendary Pink and Piku famous actor Amitabh Bachchan with D. Litt for her special contribution in the televison world and arts.
The decision was taken at the university Syndicate, highest executive body, in its meeting . Amitabh Bachchan is also the chief guest of the RBU convocation which will held at 8th may.
Amitabh Bachchan is an Indian film actor, producer, television host, and former politician. He first gained popularity in the early 1970s for films such as Zanjeer, Deewaar, and Sholay, and was dubbed India’s “angry young man” for his on-screen roles in Bollywood.
The Government of India honoured him with the Padma Shri in 1984, the Padma Bhushan in 2001 and the Padma Vibhushan in 2015 for his contributions to the arts. The Government of France honoured him with its highest civilian honour, Knight of the Legion of Honour, in 2007 for his exceptional career in the world of cinema and beyond.