Sony and Amitabh Bachchan pull all plugs to ensure a grand opening of Kaun Banega Crorepati 2012
September 7, 2012:
It is that time of the year again when families gather together before their Television sets and participate in the knowledge game that has changed the lives of hundreds of people. You are right! It is the moment for the iconic host Amitabh Bachchan to bring KAUN BANEGA CROREPATI back into your living rooms once again and make knowledge and dreams mesh in an unbeatable combination! “Aadaab, Aadar, Abhinandan, Abhaar”, with those gracious words the enigmatic host of the most popular game show on the Indian television will sweep the country one more time thereby, commencing yet another season of Kaun Banega Crorepati.
The episode opens with the most celebrated voice in the country reciting a special poem highlighting the power of knowledge “Na Roop Kaam Aata Hai, Na Jhoot Kaam Aata Hai, Na Jaati kaam Aati Hai Na Baap Ka Naam Kaam Aata Hai, Sirf Gyann Hi Aapko Aapka Haq Dilata Hai”. KBC 2012 is set for a big bang opening and zillions of fans of Amitabh Bachchan are in for a special treat as the channel & India’s biggest superstar ever are pulling all plugs to ensure a grand opening of Kaun Banega Crorepati 2012.
There will be a heart wrenching performance from Big B himself on the Salim – Sulaiman Merchant rendition of a special composition of the very celebrated song ‘Ekla Cholo Re’ along with top four Indian Idol contestants – Vipul, Amit, Devendra & Poorvi. Upholstered with an exceptional performance the grand opening episode will be wrapped up by the celebrated Shillong Chamber Choir and hold on there is a surprise in store for the viewers as the choir will be joined by none other than the man himself, who will be singing with the group on a medley of melodies especially put together for KBC 2012 and arranged by Neil Nongkynrih, the choir's founder and conductor.
That is not all as there is a special UV Act choreographed on a variety of songs by the Ace choreographer Remo D’Souza specially for the opening episode.
And with this we will see Amitabh Bachchan usher in the country to the collective hot seat yet again and start another memorable season by introducing the first fastest finger question. Kanwar Singh from Amritsar will be the lucky contestant to take charge of the hot seat as the first contestant of this season. Kanwar will pour his heart out through a video that has been christened ‘Aapki Baat, Aapke Saath’ and also introduce ‘Sui Mui’ which according to Big B is the parinaam of Ghadiyal Babu and Srimati TikTiki.