Before Jhund, Amitabh Bachchan has played Vijay over 20 time

We revisit 5 of his most iconic portrayal

In Jhund, Amitabh Bachchan essays the role of Vijay Barse.

The actor has donned the character of Vijay over 20 times on screen.

Some characters stick with the audience so much, that it becomes difficult for viewers to see the actor as something else. 

Of course, this has changed as far as cinema of late is concerned. But back in the day, 

The name of a character was how a person associated with a certain actor. 

Shah Rukh Khan was (and for some, continues to be) Rahul, or Raj, and similarly, megastar