The screening of the R. Balakrishnan directorial, which took place here on Thursday, was attended by the Bachchan family including Jaya Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan along with Dhanush and Akshara Haasan, who also star in "Shamitabh".

In the photographs of the event, which Amitabh posted on his official blog, Aishwarya is seen giving a hug to her father-in-law.

Beneath the photograph, the 72-year-old wrote: "The appreciation of the daughter in law after the film is over."It hit the screens Friday.

'Shamitabh' story starts introducing Danish (Dhanush) a small town boy who is a movie buff. He is crazy about films and aspires to become an actor. However, he lacks the look and voice to be a star.

Akshara Haasan who essays the role of an assistant director spots Danish and helps him become a movie star.

While searching for someone who could lend good voice to Danish, they come across Amitabh Sinha (Amitabh Bachchan) who was a drunkard living inside a cemetery and having a heavy voice.


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