British Asian weekly newspaper ’Eastern Eye’ on the eve of celebrating 100 years of Indian cinema did a survey among Critics, fans and the film fraternity to name ’100 Greatest Bollywood Stars’. This survey is conducted through social media, box-office figures, cinematic impact and critical acclaim. In the survey, Amitabh Bachchan stood first with highest number of votes is deemed as the ‘Greatest Bollywood Star’.
Legendary actor Dilip Kumar came in second with Shah Rukh Khan coming in a close third. Madhuri Dixit topped the survey among Bollywood’s female and is the fourth in the list. 70 year old Bachhan is acting in films for 40 years now. Also hosting a popular game show ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ on TV.