Amitabh Bachchan To Carry The Olympic Torch In London Today
By MovieTalkies.com, 26 July 2012
Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been the face of Indian cinema for over four decades now, has been specially invited to be a part of the London Olympics 2012 and will be carrying the torch on July 26 in Southwark at 10:30 am.
The superstar tweeted last night, "T 816 - OK !! HERE IT IS : Have been invited by London Olympic Organizing Committee to carry the torch in the relay tomorrow ."
"T 816 -Imelda Flattery @Imeldaflattery ... go there to get exact details of Olympic Torch relay of which I shall be part of ... great honor," he further added.
"T 816 - Honored to be asked to carry the Olympic Torch in London at Southwark around 10:30 AM !! A proud moment for me and country !." revealed the superstar.
The 32.7 mile relay will have legendary personalities from all over the world carrying the prestigious Olympic torch. Apart from Bachchan, other personalities to attend this event will be Lawrence Dallaglio, Lewis Moody, Jim Anderson, Phil Packer, Darren Fitzpatrick and Tom Davis.