Legendary Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan is back with the 14th season of Kaun Banega Crorepati on SonyTV. This quiz show is one of the longest-running shows and has gained immense popularity over the years. It has entertained and educated the fans for the last 22 years. The megastar meets numerous fans on the show, but this fan made him emotional on the quiz show as she read out a letter.
On Tuesday the makers of the show shared a new promo of the upcoming episode. In the promo one of the contestants, Jyotirmayee Mallick from Odisha who made it to the hot seat read out a letter to Mr. Bachchan which made him ‘bhavuk’. In the letter, she called him ‘superstar of the century’.
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The letter was written in Hindi, and the KBC contestant read, “Respected Amitabh Bachchan Ji, I do not know if we can ever be like you, but you have proved time and again that you are one of us. The way you pull the chair for us, wipe our tears with your own handkerchief, meet the audience. Sometimes I think to myself, a superstar like you can only come once in a century.” Following this, the ‘Don’ actor was seen folding his hands as he thanked her for the letter, and said, “Bohut bhavuk kiya aapne humko (You have made me very emotional).”
While sharing the promo on Instagram handle, the makers wrote, “Jyotirmayee Mallick ji ne apni lihi hui chhithi se Amitabh Bachchan ji ko bhaavuk kar diya (Jyotirmayee Mallick made him emotional with her hand-written letter).” in the clip, it was shown that Jyotirmayee is an assistant superintendent of the post office from Bhadrak, Odisha.
Talking about the show, Kaun Banega Crorepati has been hosted by Amitabh Bachchan since its inception in 2000. Only the third season in 2008 was hosted by Shah Rukh Khan. This time marking the 75th year of Independence a new slot of Rs 75 lakhs was introduced and even the price money was escalade to Rs 7.5 crores from Rs 7 Crores.
On the work front, the 79-year-old actor was last seen in Brahmastra. He has Goodbye with Rashmika Mandanna and Project K with Deepika Padukone and Prabhas in the pipeline.
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