Amitabh Bachchan feeling large butterflies in stomach
As the seventh season of the popular quiz show ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ is set to roll, megastar and quiz master of the show, Amitabh Bachchan is nervous. He is feeling the jitter in his stomach and expressed his feelings on twitter.
"Its time for large butterflies as expressed on the Twitter early this morning, to appear in the intestines and the stomach muscles, for, KBC recordings start tomorrow ...,the actor posted on his blogon Monday.
Bachchan thanked the audience and well-wishers for accepting and loving the
show, he wrote, "13 years on, and we still survive thanks mainly to the
affection and patronage of all you that love and wish us unselfishly ..."
Inspired from the international quiz show Who Wants To Be A Millionaire, this season the show sends message of the importance of learning and has the tagline which says 'Seekhna bandh toh jeetna bandh (No learning means no winning)'
Started in 2000, Big B hosted five season of KBC except the third edition, which was hosted by Shahrukh Khan.
Amitabh Bachchan formally kick-starts the ‘Hot Seat Aapke Shehar’ van as part of the promotional activity for Kaun Banega Crorepati 2013 in Mumbai.
The ‘Hot Seat Aapke Shahar Mein’ van will travel to 12 cities starting from Surat, Ahmedabad, Jaipur, Ludhiana, Meerut, Lucknow, Varanasi, Patna, Kolkata, Nagpur, Indore and end up in Nashik.
The van will stay for 3 days in each city and they will select few participants from the city to eventually take part on the show.
Amitabh Bachchan spoke about this year experience of hosting KBC. “Rushed then to YRF to partake in the rehearsals for KBC … yes this year it is being held at YRF, closer and hopefully quieter and more disciplined a facility…and walking lunch, and a frantic drive to Sony Office some miles away to launch the KBC Aapke Shaher Mein Bus … A bus that travels to different cities in the country carrying a mock set up of the game show and allows residents to come up and feel the experience of sitting on the mock Hot Seat and play to questions sent me through satellite.”