The show Kaun Banega Crorepati still holds a special place in the heart of every Indian. bollywood superstar
amitabh bachchan has created a special place in the hearts of fans by hosting this show. However, many people
do not know that Big B’s wife jaya bachchan did not want the actor to host the show Kaun Banega Crorepati.
jaya bachchan did not want amitabh bachchan to host KBC
Let us tell you that amitabh bachchan was not getting good roles and he was struggling a lot in the film
industry in those days, which was why he had decided to turn to television with the game show, Kaun Banega
Crorepati. When the concept of the show was explained to amitabh bachchan, he agreed to it because he had
received a good amount of money for hosting the show.
This was the big reason behind this
In those days, people considered the tv industry as a very small medium compared to films. However, not only
many people, even amitabh Bachchan's wife jaya bachchan were not happy about his decision to work in
television. In an interview, jaya bachchan recalled the time when her husband amitabh bachchan was going
through the worst phase of his acting career. Jaya talked about her struggling times and told how amit got the
offer to host Kaun Banega Crorepati. But jaya bachchan was not with Big B's decision because she felt that it
would diminish her stature as an actor. In an episode of KBC, amitabh talked about his decision to work in a game show during his bad phase and why
he made money. He had said, Some of our own circumstances were such that I felt that I was not getting the
work I wanted in films.