Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is currently winning hearts with his hosting prowess on the game show ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati 14.’ Big B is back with the new season of his popular and most loved quiz show. Apart from Amitabh’s swag, and wonderful hosting, KBC makes headlines for Amitabh Bachchan's candid and shocking revelations. Yes, you read that right! The actor never leaves a chance to share an interesting anecdote related to his early days or family.
Speaking of this, we have compiled some of the shocking and candid revelations made by Amitabh Bachchan about his wife Jaya Bachchan, son Abhishek and daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai during the various seasons of KBC. As per a Bollywood life report, in an old episode of KBC, the 79-year-old actor had once revealed that his wife Jaya does not need expensive gifts, instead, she wants his time. ALSO READ: Kaun Banega Crorepati 14: Amitabh Bachchan Gives Hilarious Reaction To Contestant’s Tricky Question, ‘Kon Jyada Pasand Hai Gajdhar Chachi Ya Aishwarya?’- Watch Video
In the last season of the show, the Baghban actor shared an incident when he waited outside the newspaper office just to read the reviews of his play. During his theatre days, he used to take immense pride in seeing his name esteemed in the newspaper. Moving on, Amitabh had once also revealed the story behind his surname. The actor revealed that his parents were from different castes, his mother Teji Bachchan was a Sikh while his father, Harivansh Rai Bachchan was from the Kayasth family of Uttar Pradesh. His dad decided on the surname Bachchan because it does not indicate any caste.
And, the list of revelations does not end here. The Don actor also reflected back during Covid 19 induced lockdown days and revealed on his show that once his family sneaked out secretly without telling him. In one of the seasons of KBC, Amitabh also revealed after he completed college, he attempted the Civil exam and failed.
On the big screen, the superstar will next be seen in Ayan Mukerji's upcoming fantasy drama 'Brahmāstra: Part One – Shiva' with Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor.