Ever since news about the new season of Kaun Banega Crorepati was announced, there have been several speculations. Initially, it was heard that Madhuri Dixit and Aishwarya Rai Bachchan were in contention to replace Amitabh Bachchan as the host of the show.

Kaun Banega Crorepati is back on TV again restoring its 9th season. This quiz show has always been our favorite and once again, it’s back to entertain us.  He is, in fact, the best host for Kaun Banega Crorepati and he keeps the audience gripped with his meaningful dialogues and humorous nature. 50 percent of the people watch Kaun Banega Crorepati due to Amitabh Bachchan.

Speculations were at rife when the news of KBC was announced. After people came to know who the host is, they were interested in knowing how much Amitabh Bachchan is charging. Ever wondered how much he charges per episode?


It is said that Amitabh Bachchan agreed to host the show only after a fee hike. Sources have said that in the previous seasons, Amitabh Bachchan used to charge a whopping Rs 2 crores per episode. Now, DNA reports that the fee has been raised and Mr. Bachchan would charge a huge Rs 2.75 to Rs 3 crores per episode. Further negotiations with the channel are going on and the channel might soon hike his fees.

This amount is very big, but he deserves it considering his popularity and also his style and presentation. There’s just no replacement of him! What say?

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