Kaun Banega Crorepati

  • Firoz Fatma is the first female crorepati of 'KBC 7' 28-11-2013 12:59 PM

    New Delhi: Firoz Fatma from Saharanpur has emerged the first female crorepati of the 2013 edition of popular reality TV game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC). She took home a jackpot of Rs 1 crore from the show, hosted by Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan. Her victory will be showcased on...
  • Kareena Kapoor to Big B: You are my favourite, Amit uncle 19-11-2013 03:05 PM

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan has received compliments galore during his prolific career, but a one-liner from actress Kareena Kapoor left him blushing on the sets of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 2013'. Kareena and her 'Gori Tere Pyaar Mein' co-star Imran Khan made an appearance on the reality game show to promote their...
  • Post KBC, it's 'Bhootnath Returns' and TV show for Amitabh Bachchan 08-11-2013 03:22 PM

    Mumbai: The current season of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC) is nearing its concluding episode and megastar Amitabh Bachchan says 'Bhootnath Returns' and Anurag Kashyap directed TV show will keep him busy after that. KBC is in its seventh season and the 71-year-old hosted all the seasons, except the third one,...
  • 'Bhavesh Joshi' is not a superhero film: Imran Khan 08-11-2013 11:30 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Imran Khan says his next film 'Bhavesh Joshi' with director Vikramaditya Motwane is set in the real world and that it has nothing to do with supernatural or sci-fi elements. "It's not a superhero film. It has no sci-fi or supernatural elements," Imran told reporters Wednesday on the...
  • Amitabh Bachchan appreciates gifts from 'KBC' contestants 28-10-2013 03:22 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan appreciates the handmade gifts presented to him by contestants on the game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) 7'. He said the contestants not only bring along their spirit of competition, "but also their spirit of giving". "They hand make gifts by the dozens and I cannot...
  • Aamir, Kajol on the sets of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' 26-10-2013 05:06 PM

    Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan was on the sets of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' recently and discussed his next film 'Dhoom 3' with megastar host Amitabh Bachchan. Actress Kajol, on the other hand, will play the game for a cause. "Aamir Khan on set today (Friday)...drops by to say hello! and waves...
  • Ailing Amitabh Bachchan resumes work on 'KBC' 17-10-2013 02:20 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has been taking it slow since a bout of fever and stomach infection hit him earlier this week, but the 71-year-old couldn't wait to resume work. He returned to the sets of popular game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC) Thursday morning. "Its back to 'KBC' again...
  • KBC: When Amitabh went on his knees for Sangeeta Ghosh 13-10-2013 10:53 AM

    Mumbai, Oct 13 (IANS) In a dramatic, "dream come true" moment for Sangeeta Ghosh, megastar Amitabh Bachchan went down on his knees with a rose in his hand, and recited a dialogue from his movie "Silsila" for the actress on the set of "Kaun Banega Crorepati". No, it wasn't real...
  • After father, daughter makes her way to Kaun Banega Maha Crorepati 12-10-2013 11:10 PM

    Mumbai: Thirteen years ago, she sat with her father in their drawing room, teaching him lessons from GK books. It wasn't for any MBA exam, 11-year-old Neha Dubey, a doting daughter, was in fact helping her father Ramesh Chandra Dubey prepare for Kaun Banega Crorepati. He might have failed to...
  • Years seem to pass by faster now: Amitabh Bachchan 11-10-2013 01:10 PM

    Mumbai: Turning 71 Friday reminded megastar Amitabh Bachchan of the speed with which the years are passing by. But the actor, who regales film and TV viewers with his presence even now, realises that ageing is inevitable. Over the years, Big B has delivered memorable performances in movies like 'Zanjeer',...
  • KBC: Fan doesn't remember anything except Amitabh's name 10-10-2013 02:07 PM

    Mumbai: Amitabh Bachchan had a unique birthday celebration on the sets of game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC). The actor met a 100-year-old fan of his, who is suffering from Alzheimer's disease and the only thing she remembers is the megastar's name. The actor will turn 71 Oct 11. Bernandini...
  • Amitabh Bachchan celebrates birthday with an Alzheimer patient on KBC 09-10-2013 04:35 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has started shooting for 'Bhootnath 2', a sequel to the 2008 release of the same name. The first part starred Bachchan starred Bachchan lovable ghost besides Juhi Chawla, Aman Siddiqui, Priyanshu Chatterjee and Rajpal Yadav in lead roles. Shah Rukh Khan had done a cameo in...
  • KBC: When Amitabh Bachchan turned into a dance teacher 01-10-2013 02:38 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has his own distinct style of dancing, will be seen teaching a contestant of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' a step or two of what he learnt from actor Shahid Kapoor recently. During a recent episode of the game show, Shahid taught Big B a few steps...
  • KBC 7: When Amitabh dedicated 'Kabhi kabhi' to a fan 25-09-2013 01:17 PM

    Mumbai: Anything for fans seems to be Amitabh Bachchan's mantra. In an upcoming episode of game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' megastar Amitabh Bachchan will meet his die-hard fan Kusum Kaura and will be seen dedicating the popular song 'Kabhi kabhi mere dil mein' to her. Kaura from Sikandarabad, Uttar Pradesh,...
  • Ranbir Kapoor wants to do a quiz show like Amitabh Bachchan's 'KBC' 18-09-2013 11:46 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Ranbir Kapoor, who is doing well for himself in Bollywood, says he would like to explore television as well and that he won't mind hosting a show like 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC). "It's a good thing that TV is doing really well. I like Salman Khan's 'Bigg Boss',...
  • Kaun Banega Crorepati 7: Amitabh Bachchan thanks fans for their love 16-09-2013 10:51 AM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan thanked his fans for giving him the love and encouragement on the seventh season of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati'(KBC). The 70-year-old is always excited to get back on the sets and resume his role of a quizmaster. "Thank you all for the impetus you give for the...
  • People's perception of me changed: First KBC 7 crorepati 13-09-2013 01:30 PM

    New Delhi: Taj Mohammed Rangrez created history by winning Rs 1 crore in the seventh season of game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 7' hosted by megastar Amitabh Bachchan. After the victory he says the people's perception about him had changed. A history teacher, Rangrez said that people have now started...
  • 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 7' gets its first crorepati 08-09-2013 09:41 AM

    Mumbai: Taj Mohammed Rangrez, a history teacher from Udaipur, created history by becoming the first person to win a whopping Rs 1 crore on TV reality game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 2013'. He said, "Can't believe it". All came to a standstill when the show's host, megastar Amitabh Bachchan, tossed...
  • Big B's classic songs enliven 'KBC 2013' opener 07-09-2013 03:58 PM

    New Delhi: Singer Sonu Nigam's lively rendition of some of megastar Amitabh Bachchan's choicest chartbusters - 'Saara zamaana haseeno ka deewana' and 'Dilbar mere', added entertainment value to the opening episode of reality game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati', which returned to the small screen in a bigger and better avatar...
  • 'KBC 7' begins today, Amitabh back with new rules 06-09-2013 10:45 AM

    Mumbai: Singer Sonu Nigam will be seen with megastar Amitabh Bachchan in the opening act of the seventh edition of game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC). Sonu, 40, will belt out some hit numbers while Big B will jive to its beats. "With the incomparable Sonu Nigam and the fluidity...
  • Kaun Banega Crorepati 7: Multimedia stage awaits the contestants 05-09-2013 01:45 AM

    Mumbai: The set of popular game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' has not just been changed geographically, but design-wise too. It will be a multimedia rectangular stage with LED lights. The 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 2013' set will now be a magnificent 360 degree multimedia stage, making India the first ever country...
  • KBC 7: Seven new changes on the show this season 03-09-2013 11:42 AM

    New Delhi: As Amitabh Bachchan gears up to don the quiz master's hat once again for 'Kaun Banega Crorepati', the shows undergo a few changes in tune with the changing times. The show, in its seventh season, is bigger in terms of its prize money and overall set up. So...
  • I take zero credit for KBC's popularity: Amitabh Bachchan 30-08-2013 12:41 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is set to host the seventh season of gameshow 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC), says he is just a host and doesn't take any credit for the show's popularity. "I take zero credit. The most important part of the show is the show itself. It's a...
  • KBC 7: Follow new set of rules to win Rs 7 crore jackpot 30-08-2013 11:37 AM

    Mumbai: The popular game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati', hosted by megastar Amitabh Bachchan, is back and this time it's bigger and better. The jackpot prize in the 'Kaun Banega Crorepati 2013' will be Rs 7 crore and participants will have to answer 15 questions to win the whopping prize money....
  • 'KBC' is nerve wrecking, says Amitabh Bachchan 30-08-2013 10:13 AM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has hosted game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC) five times but he still finds it nerve-wracking. Except for the third edition, which was hosted by superstar Shah Rukh Khan, Amitabh has been seen on the quizmaster's seat. He has also shot three to four episodes of...
  • KBC contestants inspire quizmaster Amitabh Bachchan 28-08-2013 03:17 PM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has immersed himself in the shooting of the seventh season of game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC), says he gets inspiration from contestants while he watches them fighting for victory. The 70-year-old plays a quizmaster on the show where people from all walks of life...
  • Why is megastar Amitabh Bachchan a bundle of nerves? 26-08-2013 05:16 PM

    Mumbai: As the seventh season of game show 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' (KBC) approaches its launch day, megastar and quizmaster Amitabh Bachchan is feeling the jitters in his stomach. The 70-year-old has so far hosted five seasons of the show, except for the third edition, which saw superstar Shah Rukh Khan...
  • Mumbai gangrape: This is a huge tragedy, says Amitabh Bachchan 25-08-2013 12:02 PM

    Mumbai: 'Deeply shocked' and 'distressed' over the gangrape of a woman photojournalist in Mumbai, megastar Amitabh Bachchan said the pride in the name of Mumbai has taken a beating. He said it needs to be rectified soon. "We have all been very distressed and extremely shocked at this most heinous...
  • Big B took quiz shows into dining rooms: Derek O'Brien 04-08-2013 02:02 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran quiz master and Parliamentarian Derek O'Brien feels that megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has been hosting 'Kaun Banega Crorepati' in the past and is set to host the latest season, took quiz shows into "dining rooms". "Mr Bachchan is an iconic figure and a brilliant quiz show host. He...
  • KBC 7: Complaint against Amitabh for defaming the legal profession 01-08-2013 11:59 AM

    Bhopal: A private complaint was filed today in a court here, alleging promos of the upcoming season of TV quiz-show Kaun Banega Crorepati present the legal profession in a derogatory manner. It names actor Amitabh Bachchan, the show's host, as one of the respondents. The complaint was filed in the...