The Bollywood Film actors enjoy a bigger fan following than one can imagine. And we have the latest example of the same. This story is about a family who are die-hard fans of Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan. We are talking about the Gopi Family which is based in the US.
This Indo-American family has expressed their love for the Big B in a most unexpected manner. This family has installed a life-size statue of Sh Amitabh Bachchan outside their New Jersey home.
The news is now going viral and grabbing the attention of all Bachchan fans. The Gopi family shared their pictures posing with Amitabh Bachchan’s statue on Twitter. While sharing the same, they captioned it as, “On Saturday august 27th we have placed @SrBachchan statue outside in the front of our new home in edison NJ USA . Lots of Mr Bachchan’s fan’s participated on Mr Bachchan’s staue inoguration ceremony.”
Talking to PTI, Gopi said, “He is nothing less than a god to me and my wife. The biggest thing that inspires me about him is not only his reel life but also his real life and how he manages himself in public, how he conveys and communicates …everything you know. He is very down-to-earth. He takes care of his fans. He is not like so many other stars. This is why I thought I should have his status outside of my house.”
Reportedly this life-size statue of Amitabh Bachchan costs around 60 lakh INR (75,000 US Dollars). This fascinating statue was made in Rajasthan and then shipped to the US.
Apart from this, we have got to know Gopi Sheth also runs a website which is dedicated to Amitabh Bachchan. The website www.BigBEFamily.com calls itself “Big B Extended Family”.
Netizens have mixed reactions to this gesture of the Gopi Family. Some are overwhelmed and call it an expression of true love, while others are slamming it by calling it a waste of money.