Amitabh Bachchan to begin ‘Maha crorepati’ KBC today

The grand quiz reality show ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’(KBC) is back on small screen. The first show of the program will be telecast on 6th September. Every year the first episode of KBC is made special. This year to add celebrations, renowned singer Sonu Nigam will be singing medleys of Amitabh Bachchan songs.  It will be a grand event and the host of the show, Amitabh Bachchan will add a personal touch to this event by performing on the songs sung by Sonu Nigam.

In the photos released by the producers of the show, Mr Bachchan is also seen singing with Sonu Nigam with lots of energy and peppiness. There are a number of back ground dancers to give a feel of a stage show to this event. Sonu will be singing yesteryear hits like ‘Yaarana’, ‘Yeh Dosti’  and ‘Intehaan Ho Gayi’ among many other super hit songs.

There will also be a special performance by experts as they will make human pyramid and will leave everyone in awe.

In the first episode, Amitabh Bachchan will be seen dressed up formally in a pair of black trousers and light colored suit with a bright scarf around his neck.

KBC will be telecasted from Friday to Sunday on Sony Entertainment Channel from 8.30 pm. This season is of KBC is unique in many aspects. The prize money has been raised from 5 crores to 7 crores. There will be an additional fifth lifeline.  The fifth lifeline can be used only when all the others are exhausted. It gives contestants an option to use any one of the four life lines once again. With an increase of 2 crores in prize money, this fifth lifeline will come as a boon to the contestants.

A humble Amitabh Bachchan told in an interview that he has not added to the popularity of the show. It is the uniqueness of the idea behind it. Mr. Bachchan said, “I take zero credit. The most important part of the show is the show itself. It's a very well constructed show and not just a simple question and answer thing. Very deep research has gone into it. Anybody can run the show. It's running in 127 countries and I am not there in those countries, I am only here in India. There is an intrinsic value in the show.”

Season 7 of KBC which will begin from today is called ‘Maha crorepati’ show.