Articles about Kaun Banega Crorepati

Kaun Banega Crorepati is an Indian television game show which is hosted by Amitabh Bachchan. The third season was hosted by Shah Rukh Khan. It is based on the British program ‘Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?’ It originally aired on Star Plus for the first 3 seasons from 2000 to 2007 and since 2010, it has been airing on Sony TV.

02 Sep 2022

Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan resumes 'KBC' shoot after testing negative for COVID-19

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has finally tested negative for COVID-19 and returned to work.

10 Aug 2022

Shah Rukh Khan
'KBC' contestant says Amitabh owes Rs. 10; gets paid back

The 14th season of the popular game show Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC), hosted by Amitabh Bachchan, was kickstarted recently.

08 Aug 2022

'KBC 14' Episode-1 highlights: 'Real' heroes of nation paid tribute

Amitabh Bachchan-led Kaun Banega Crorepati arrived on Sony TV with much aplomb on Sunday (August 7).

04 Aug 2022

Aamir Khan
'Kaun Banega Crorepati': What can we expect from Season 14?

After 13 glorious seasons, Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan is all set to take the stage again with Season 14 of Kaun Banega Crorepati.

24 Jul 2022

Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan's 'KBC 14' to premiere on August 7

Ready to put your gray cells to test again?

22 Sep 2021

Man slaps defamation-notice after estranged wife appears on 'KBC 13'

A man has slapped a legal notice against Sony Pictures Networks India Pvt. Ltd. for "providing platform for defamation for a subjudice matter."

26 Aug 2021

Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan's tie bow on 'KBC 13' making huge waves

Amitabh Bachchan, who is back as the effervescent and balanced host of the 13th season of Kaun Banega Crorepati, is killing it with his dressing sense.

19 Aug 2021

Amitabh Bachchan
'KBC 13': Audience poll returns; show undergoes major format changes

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is set to return as a host on Kaun Banega Crorepati season 13 (KBC 13) on August 23.

18 Aug 2021

Kapil Sharma
'KBC 13,' 'The Kapil Sharma Show' usher back studio audience

The surge in the pandemic meant that shooting of television shows had to be conducted with minimal crew present on-set.

11 Aug 2021

Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan starts shooting for latest season of 'KBC'

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan on Wednesday got nostalgic over 21 years of his popular game show Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) and thanked fans for their constant love and support.

04 Aug 2021

Amitabh Bachchan shares second promo clip for 'KBC 13'

The premiere date for Kaun Banega Crorepati 13 is drawing close and makers have dropped the second promotional clip.

19 Jul 2021

Amitabh Bachchan
Amitabh Bachchan shares first promo clip of 'Kaun Banega Crorepati-13'

The news of Amitabh Bachchan returning as the host for the 13th season of popular game show Kaun Banega Crorepati was revealed in May.

10 May 2021

Bollywood News
'KBC-13' registrations begin tonight at 9: Here's how to proceed

The registrations for the 13th season of the uber popular game show, Kaun Banega Crorepati, will begin tonight at 9 pm.

05 May 2021

Amitabh Bachchan
'KBC' Season 13 returns with Amitabh Bachchan as host, again

Amitabh Bachchan is returning as the host for the 13th season of Kaun Banega Crorepati soon.

28 Jan 2021

Want to run away: Bachchan begins shooting for 'MayDay'

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who recently wrapped up work on the TV game show Kaun Banega Crorepati, has kick-started shooting for Ajay Devgn's upcoming movie MayDay.

22 Jan 2021

Kargil War
'KBC 12' grand finale to salute Kargil War heroes

Despite the various challenges brought by the coronavirus pandemic, popular television game show Kaun Benega Crorepati returned for another successful season last year.

19 Nov 2020

Amitabh Bachchan
'KBC 12': Second 'crorepati,' Mohita Sharma, talks about her experience

Amitabh Bachchan-hosted game show Kaun Banega Crorepati 12 got its second "crorepati" this week.

12 Nov 2020

Amitabh Bachchan
Nazia Nasim, 'KBC 12's first 'crorepati,' talks about her journey

On Wednesday's episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati season 12, Nazia Nasim became the first contestant of this season to win the enviable prize of Rs. 1 crore.

08 Nov 2020

Amitabh Bachchan
Ajay Devgn all set to direct Amitabh Bachchan in 'Mayday'

After a gap of seven years, Ajay Devgn and Amitabh Bachchan are all set to reunite for another exciting project.

03 Nov 2020

FIR against Amitabh Bachchan, 'KBC' for hurting religious sentiments

A Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) MLA in Maharashtra on Tuesday approached the police, seeking action against Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan and the makers of television game show Kaun Banega Crorepati 12, which the 78-year-old actor currently hosts.

27 Oct 2020

Abhishek rubbishes rumors about Amitabh getting hospitalized

Since Monday, reports of megastar Amitabh Bachchan getting hospitalized have been doing the rounds.

16 Oct 2020

Runa Saha, first contestant to sit directly on 'KBC's hot-seat

Runa Saha, a 43-year-old homemaker and entrepreneur from Kolkata, created history by becoming the first-ever contestant to sit directly on the Kaun Banega Crorepati hot seat.

11 Oct 2020

Deepika Padukone
Amitabh Bachchan turns 78, talks about 'greatest' birthday gift

He is an icon. He is larger than life. He is an actor and much more.

28 Sep 2020

Shah Rukh Khan
'KBC 12' premiers tonight: What's new in the social-distancing era?

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is all set to grace the small screen with the beloved game show Kaun Banega Crorepati, which premiers tonight.

18 Sep 2020

Shah Rukh Khan
'Kaun Banega Crorepati 12' to premiere on September 28

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is all set to return to the small screen with the beloved game show Kaun Banega Crorepati.

24 Aug 2020

Bollywood News
Everything that happened in the entertainment world today

On Monday, news in the world of entertainment was about a fresh teaser release, an update on the latest edition of Amitabh Bachchan-hosted KBC, and some more developments in the death case of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

20 Aug 2020

Everything that happened in the entertainment world today

On Thursday, news in the world of entertainment was about another tragic death, a fresh trailer release, Saumya Tandon bidding farewell to the popular serial Bhabi Ji Ghar Par Hai, and more.

10 Apr 2020

Shatrughan Sinha slams Mukesh Khanna for mocking daughter Sonakshi

The ongoing reruns of classics Ramayan and Mahabharat are triggering two things the most: massive viewership for Doordarshan and some fresh controversies.

06 Dec 2019

Salman Khan
Troll calls Sonakshi 'Salman Khan's chamchi'. Here's her reply

In her Bollywood journey so far, Sonakshi Sinha has had her fair share of encounters with online trolls targeting her relentlessly. But, she also knows how to shut them.

29 Nov 2019

Will tonight's be the last 'KBC' episode ever?

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who recently joined Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt in Manali for the shoot of Ayan Mukerji's upcoming movie Brahmastra, hinted at his impending retirement, in a cryptic blog.

15 Nov 2019

Amitabh Bachchan shares picture of old letter written by Abhishek

As is common knowledge, Amitabh Bachchan takes his social media presence rather seriously. The 77-year-old megastar never misses out an opportunity to share candid throwback pictures of his family.

11 Nov 2019

West Bengal
Amitabh Bachchan shares bedridden photo; recovering from 'Don'-era injuries

Veteran Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan has been bedridden the past few days as his health has taken a hit.

08 Nov 2019

Shah Rukh Khan
#BoycottKBC trends over inaccurate reference to Chhatrapati Shivaji; Sony apologizes

Sony TV on Friday issued an apology after the hit game show Kaun Banega Crorepati drew criticism over the manner in which it referenced the Maratha ruler Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj on Wednesday's episode.

18 Oct 2019

Bollywood News
Amitabh Bachchan hospitalized for routine checkup: Details here

Iconic actor Amitabh Bachchan has been admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital for routine check-up, PTI reported on Friday.

15 Oct 2019

Bollywood News
'TKSS': Kapil Sharma charges this whopping amount per episode

The most loved comic in the country, Kapil Sharma's journey has been one of a kind.

24 Sep 2019

Howdy Modi: Meet the 16-year-old rapper who sang National Anthem

It was certainly a special Sunday for Indian-origin teenager Sparsh Shah, when he got his big chance to sing the Indian National Anthem at the 'Howdy Modi' event at NRG stadium, in the presence of PM Modi and US President Trump.

23 Sep 2019

#NewsBytesWeeklyRecap: 'BB13,' IIFA Awards 2019, Shyam Ramsay's death and more

The third week of September was all about big announcements in the entertainment world.

21 Sep 2019

Salman Khan
#YoSonakshiSoDumb trends after actress fails to answer question on Ramayana

The recent episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati 11 was all about humor and glamour as Sonakshi Sinha was the special guest for the Karamveer segment.

19 Sep 2019

Kapil Sharma
TRP report: Amitabh Bachchan's 'KBC 11' proves its mettle

After witnessing a significant dip in TRPs last week, the latest report released by the Broadcast Audience Research Council India (BARC) came with a sigh of relief.