KBC i.e. Kaun Banega Crorepati is the biggest and most popular program in the television industry. The popularity of this show is also higher because its host is the Bollywood hero Amitabh Bachchan and it is known that the fans of Amitabh Bachchan are present all over the world and that is why the popularity of the show has also increased.
Kaun Banega Crorepati’s first season began on August 7, 2000 on Star Plus. There have been 14 seasons of this show so far and each season has received a lot of love from the audience. From all the contestants that come on the show to Amitabh Bachchan’s conversation, the audience is crazy and the audience flocks to TV to watch every season. Talking about the first season, Amitabh Bachchan used to charge a whopping fee of Rs 2,500,000 per episode.
Amitabh Bachchan was also featured as host for KBC normally in season 2 but for some reason he couldn’t host season 3 due to Shahrukh Khan hosting KBC. Although only three seasons of KBC were shown on Star Plus, starting from the fourth season, Amitabh Bachchan started broadcasting the show on Sony Entertainment and till now Amitabh Bachchan is the host of the show. Also read: Know who is this person who sees himself with a white beard and dark glasses, people are understanding Amitabh Bachchan
The fee for the fifth season of Amitabh Bachchan is said to be Rs 1 crore per episode. For the sixth and seventh seasons of KBC, Amitabh Bachchan had been paid Rs 1.5 crore and Rs 2.0 crore per episode fee. By the eighth season, Amitabh Bachchan had taken a hefty fee of Rs 2 crore per episode. Amitabh Bachchan had charged a whopping fee of Rs 2.6 crores for the ninth season, Rs 3 crores for the tenth season, and Rs 3.50 crores for the eleventh season. Big B had charged a fee of Rs 3.5 crore for the 12th and 13th seasons. Big B has charged Rs 4 to 5 crore per episode fee for the recently aired 14th season. Also Read: This Kid Sitting With Amitabh Bachchan Is The Superstar Of Bollywood Today, Did He Recognize It?