KBC 2020, Kaun Banega Crorepati 12 first episode will air on Monday with a new set of rules. Here is how the Amitabh Bachchan hosted show has changed due to the coronavirus pandemic.
Actor Amitabh Bachchan is all set to return to the small screen with the first episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati 12 on Monday. Before the first KBC 12 episode is aired, here are some of the new rules that will govern the show.
When and Where to watch Kaun Banega Crorepati (KBC) Season 12?
KBC 12 will air at 9 pm, Monday to Friday. Sony TV’s
There are three places where one can watch the show – on a Sony TV channel on the small screen, on SonyLiv App or on Sonyliv.com. However, some of these services will require a subscription. Also, Jio and Airtel subscribers can watch KBC 12 live streaming for free on Jio TV and Airtel TV.
The Kaun Banega Crorepati’s history lives the audience will not be allowed. To replace the audience poll feature, a video-a-friend has been introduced. The actor wrote about shooting without an audience.
Also, the number of fastest finger first contestants will not be 10 but 8. All of these changes have been made keeping government-mandated guidelines in mind. Amitabh, who is known for welcoming contestants with a warm handshake, will instead be giving them an ‘elbow bump’.
The team from KBC didn’t visit the home of the prospective contestants to shoot a video that gives an insight into their lives. Instead, the contestants shot their own videos.
It may be recalled that the entire selection process for KBC contestants this year was conducted virtually – from registrations to auditions.
Amitabh had shot for some promotional content for the show.
He had been criticized for ignoring lockdown rules.
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