Popular TV quiz show, Kaun Banega Crorepati 13 completed 21 years in 2021. This was a memorable moment for host Amitabh Bachchan, the show has achieved a milestone, and this got the host emotional. The Shandaar Shukravaar episode which marked this milestone turned out to be extra special as it was graced by the superstar’s daughter Shweta Bachchan Nanda and granddaughter Navya Naveli Nanda. On this occasion, his daughter asked him how does it feel to achieve this milestone, answering this he mentioned the show marked his transition from films to television.
Also, this transition took place when the actor was experiencing a low phase in his acting career. He also added, though he was being offered films back them, hosting Kaun Banega Crorepati was a well-contemplated decision and was not made in haste. He had asked the team to show him what would the show look like. Following his decision to host the show, before he kick-started the show, he watched Who wants to be a billionaire for his reference. He further asked his team to create a show on similar lines so that it would be successful.
Followed by this revelation, he was emotional as the makers showcased his journey from the inception to date. As reported in ETimes TV, he shared being emotional and speechless in Hindi, he said, “Bhavuk kar diya, kya bolein nishabd ho gaye hain.”
During the episode, he was heard telling his daughter and granddaughter, how the show, changed his life forever, “Asa lagta hai duniya badal gayi.” ALSO READ: KBC 13: Amitabh Bachchan Tells Jaya Bachchan ‘Jao Hum Baat Nahi Karenge’ After She Criticises His Outfit Choices; Veteran Actress Says ‘Acchi Baat Hai’
The first episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati was aired on July 3, 2000. ALSO READ: Kaun Banega Crorepati 13: Jaya Bachchan Grills Amitabh Bahchan, Says ‘Kabhi Phone Uthate Nahi’
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