- Big B shared photos from the units of the present
- “Recognized faces now unrecognizable,” he wrote in his weblog
- Kaun Banega Crorepati began 20 years again in 2000.
Amitabh Bachchan has begun shooting the twelfth season of the famous quiz show – Kaun Banega Crorepati. The 77-year-old actor, on Monday, shared pictures from the sets of the show, which started 20 years back, on his social media profile. Big B, who recently recovered from COVID-19, also revealed in his blog how everyone has been working on the set with all possible safety precautions. Sharing a picture collage, which shows crew members wearing blue PPE kits on the sets while recording the show, Amitabh Bachchan wrote on Instagram: “It’s back at work… in a sea of blue PPE… KBC 12… started 2000… today year 2020… 20 years! Amaze… that’s a lifetime!”
Recalling his journey on the show and giving glimpses of the first day of the shoot post his recovery from the corona virus, Amitabh Bachchan wrote in his blog: “It has begun… the chair, the atmosphere, the KBC 12… started year 2000… today year 2020… unimaginable that the years have passed… that the show has lasted… that the nerves are back… it’s a sea of limited blue on set…quiet…conscious…each delegated work routine…precautions, systems, distanced masks, sanitised and the apprehensions of not just what shall happen to the show but what shall the world look like after this dread vid-19. Getting in front of the cameras again…was it weird, different feel after this long furlough… dunno.”
A couple of days ago, Big B informed his fans that he will soon start shooting Kaun Banega Crorepati 12. The actor, who started working on the new season on the quiz show back in May, two months after which he was diagnosed with COVID-19, wrote in his blog: “Lots of prep and presentation for the starting of Kaun Banega Crorepati promo shoots and the KBC itself… detailed protocol of how it is all going to be done with maximum safety precautions.”
Amitabh Bachchan was diagnosed with COVID-19 on July 11. The actor and his son Abhishek Bachchan, who also tested positive for the virus on the same day, were admitted to Mumbai’s Nanavati Hospital. Big B recovered from the virus and returned home on August 2.
Akshay Kumar wants to meet birthday boy Sidharth Malhotra for this reason.
Known for his chocolate boy looks and his terrific performances, Sidharth Malhotra has turned a year older today. The Marjaavaan star is celebrating his birthday today and on the occasion, social media is flooding with wishes for him. The handsome star received many lovely wishes from his colleagues in the industry and now, Akshay Kumar has also sent a lovely yet quirky wish to him on social media. Having shared screen space with Sidharth back in 2014, Akshay had a special demand from the birthday boy.
Taking to his Twitter account, Akshay shared several throwback photos with Sidharth in the same pose. In all the photos, Sidharth and Akshay were seen posing as boxers. Remembering the old days of shooting their film, Brothers, Akshay shared a collage of photos and asked Sidharth to meet him up again to strike a cool pose with him. With it, he sent his good wishes to the handsome Punjabi star on social media. In the past too, Akshay has always rooted for Sidharth and his projects and back in 2019 when Marjaavaan was about to release, Akshay had tweeted for him.
Sharing the tweet, Akshay wrote, “Seems like we need to meet soon to strike a new pose, until then wishing you a power-packed year! Happy birthday brother @SidMalhotra.”
Meanwhile, Rakul Preet Singh and Manoj Bajpayee also began their day by sending heartfelt wishes to Sidharth on his birthday. The actor has been in the news recently due to his two new projects. In one of them, Sidharth will be working with Rakul and Ajay Devgn and is titled Thank God. In another, he will be seen with Rashmika Mandanna. It is titled Mission Majnu.