Mumbai: The New season of popular Quiz based game show Kaun Banega Crorepati hosted by the biggest superstar, Mr. Amitabh Bachchan has seen a record volume of registration from people across the country expressing their interest for the audition. The fervour and popularity of the show can be seen from the number of entries received this year.
The whole nation went into a frenzy from the moment the first announcement was made by Big B himself on micro blogging website. Within minutes of registration lines opening, fans of the show hauled to various platform in anticipation to get a chance to be on the hot seat.
With entries crossing 19.8 million, this season broke records of previous ones making it a maximum number of registrations made in the history of Kaun Banega Crorepati. And that’s not all! Over 51 lakhs entries were received on last day, making it highest single day registration.
Talking on the development Danish Khan, EVP and Business Head at Sony Entertainment Television said, “The record breaking registration numbers reinforces the immense popularity KBC enjoys in our country. Year after year, the show celebrates power of knowledge with the biggest superstar of India Mr. Amitabh Bachchan. With these astounding numbers we are extremely bullish for this season which will be a six week, mon-fri season.”