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Bihar Man Won 5 Crore From KBC, Now Bankrupt

Amitabh Bachchan is all set for the 15th season of 'KBC' on Sony Liv and has started sharing promos. At this time, recently a former KBC winner shared his tragic story, of how after winning Rs 5 crore, a native of Bihar Sushil Kumar went bankrupt. After winning the amount of Rs 5 crore in 2011, Kumar didn't make wise use of the money and spent it all on alcohol.

Thu, 10 Aug 2023 - 10:22 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: KBC, Winner Sushil Kumar, 5 Crore, Amitabh Bachchan, Bankrupt

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Amitabh Bachchan

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Amitabh Bachchan Is Back With 14th Season Of "KBC"

Big-B of Bollywood Amitabh Bachchan is back with his famous quiz show, "Kaun Banega Crorepati". The show launched on August 3, with host Amitabh Bachchan on Sony Television. The 14th season of the show started with a grand launch with Big-B, wearing black suit, green sweater with a scarf. The show will start from August 7, every Monday-Friday, at 9:00 pm, on Sony Television, with a live audience.

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 10:00 AM / by Varsha Joshi

Tags: Amitabh Bachchan, KBC, Sony LIV, Bollywood, Quiz show

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Amitabh Bachchan with Badshah.

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'Khelenge KBC, Jannte Nahin ABC': Amitabh Bachchan Becomes Rapper

Amitabh Bachchan amazed his fan on Instagram by sharing a rap song written by him on November 28. He shared the song after filming an episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati with rapper Badshah. ''Kursi pe baith kar, chashma kaala daal kar...khelein ge KBC, Jaante nahin ABC, chalo band karo ye post tala maar kar,'' wrote Bachchan on Instagram. ''Hard hard… read-more

Sun, 28 Nov 2021 - 12:00 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: KBC, Rap, KBC 13, Amitabh Bachchan, Rapper Badshah

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Amitabh Bachchan at KBC

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Amitabh Bachchan Reveals Origin Of Name 'Bachchan'

While talking to a contestant Bhagyashree Tayde from Maharashtra on Kaun Banega Crorepati, actor Amitabh Bachchan on October 18 revealed when and why he got "Bachchan" as a surname. Amitabh said, ''When I was about to get admitted to school'' his inter-caste parents simultaneously decided to give the surname that ''doesn't reflect a caste''. Reportedly, Amitabh's father, Harinash Rai Bachchan, used to use "Bachchan… read-more

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 - 01:02 PM / by Brijesh Goswami

Tags: Amitabh Bachchan, Surname, Caste, KBC, Bachchan

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Pankaj Tripathi, Pratik Gandhi and Amitabh Bachchan in KBC 13

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Amitabh Bachchan Upset With Pankaj Tripathi & Pratik Gandhi For Delayed Entry

A new teaser for Kaun Banega Crorepati 13's "Shaandaar Shukravaar" episode, on September 30, has shown the viewers different sides of star participants, Pratik Gandhi and Pankaj Tripathi. Sony posted a teaser on Instagram showing the host Amitabh Bachchan inviting Gandhi and Tripathi on the show but instead, they were spotted hanging backstage. Bachchan went backstage and heard excuses from Gandhi and Tripathi.

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 06:51 PM / by Vidhi Jhunjhunwala

Tags: Amitabh Bachchan, Pankaj Tripathi, Pratik Gandhi, KBC

Courtesy: Hindustan Times

Nazia Nasim first crorepati of KBC season 12

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Delhi-based Nazia Becomes First Crorepati Of KBC 12; Sony TV Shares Promo

Sony TV's 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' is all set to get its first 'crorepati' of season 12. Delhi-based Nazia Nasim, who works as communications manager with Royal Enfield, is shown in the promo of the episode that will be telecasted on November 11. Amitabh Bachchan praised intellect of Nazia, who, according to sources, quit the game after winning Rs one crore. Last season, four contestants had won Rs one crore.

Fri, 06 Nov 2020 - 10:12 AM / by Nitesh Kumar Singh

Tags: Kaun Banega Crorepati, KBC, KBC 12, Amitabh Bachchan, Nazia Nasim, Royal Enfield

Courtesy: Indian Express

KBC 12

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KBC Season 12 To Premiere On September 28

Season 12 of popular quiz show, Kaun Banega Crorepati, hosted by Amitabh Bachchan will premiere from September 28. The show will be telecasted from Monday to Friday at 9 PM on Sony TV. As a COVID-19 safety protocol, live audience are not allowed this season and a new 'Video-A-Friend' lifeline will replace 'audience poll'. Reportedly, the set has been re-designed to ensure social distancing between host and contestants.

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 02:53 PM / by Dharshana Vijayan

Tags: KBC, Amitabh Bachchan, Sony TV, Covid-19

Courtesy: The Indian Express

Amitabh Bachchan

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Amitabh Bachchan Reveals Safety Precautions on the Sets of KBC

On September 10, Veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan shared images from the sets of his show- 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 12'. The crew members were seen wearing protective gear from 'head to toe', and it is reported that all the safety norms are strictly being followed. The 77-year-old has made a comeback after recovering from COVID-19 last month. He wrote in a tweet, "Be safe .. Be in precaution... At work and in caution… read-more

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 02:57 PM / by Dharshana Vijayan

Tags: Amitabh Bachchan, KBC, Safety Protocols, Covid-19

Courtesy: NDTV