Writer Salim Khan said: “Amitabh Bachchan should retire now”

Salim Khan wants Amitabh Bachchan to retire, says ‘he must free himself from the race.’

Writer Salim Khan has said that Amitabh Bachchan ought to resign now as he has accomplished a ton. Salim and Amitabh have worked together in more than 10 movies.

Salim Khan told Dainik Bhaskar in an interview, “Amitabh Bachchan should retire now. He has achieved all that he had to in this life. One should keep a few years of life for oneself as well. Amitabh Bachchan has played a brilliant inning professionally. He has done good work so he must free himself from the race. He must take a graceful retirement.”


Salim then, at that point, clarified that the arrangement of retirement exists so an individual may spend a few years carrying on with life according to his/her desires. The beginning years are spent in examining and learning stuff, then, at that point, you have responsibilities of family, he added. “For example, my world is limited now. All the people I go on walks with are from non-filmy backgrounds.”

The writer also said, “Amitabh Bachchan was the hero who could play an angry young man, he still is. However, there are no stories for an actor like Amitabh now. Our films have improved technically, the music and action have improved but we do not have good scripts.”

Salim Khan initially worked with Amitabh Bachchan in the 1973 film Zanjeer that additionally included Pran and Jaya Bachchan. Together, they have given hits like Sholay, Deewar, Majboor, Don Trishul, Kaala Paththar, and Dostana, among numerous others.