/ Amitabh Bachchan tells Shah Rukh Khan: I signed my first film for Rs 5000

India Today : Mar 04, 2019, 05:33 PM

Shah Rukh recently released his conversation with Big, wherein asked megastar about his love for acting and how he got into the film industry, he replies, "Yes, it happened exactly like that. On February 15, 1969, I signed my first film for Rs 5000. Now it has been 50 years in February 2019." Both make promotion of their upcoming film Badla, Amitabh Bachchan plays role of lawyer, Shah Rukh is producer of the revenge.

Shah Rukh recently released a video of his conversation with Big, wherein asked the megastar about his love for acting and how he got into the film industry.

In the 8-minute video, Shah Rukh asks Big about about leaving his full-fledged job in Allahabad to try his luck in Bollywood. To which the 76-year-old actor replies, "Yes, it happened exactly like that. On February 15, 1969, I signed my first film for Rs 5000. Now it has been 50 years in February 2019."

Big B made his Bollywood debut with Saat Hindustani in 1969.

Shah Rukh adds, "Paise toh abhi bhi utne hi mil rahe hai. It's only for the sake of art."