Star special ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ for Diwali

Raj Baddhan

Senior Editor


Sony Entertainment Television Asia has lined up a star-fest ‘Kaun Banega Crorepati’ this week to coincide with Diwali.

The Diwali episodes will showcase Bollywood superstars such as Akshay Kumar who along with his ‘Action Replayy’ actors Neha Dhupia, Shreyas Talpade and Rannvijay among the others play the gameshow their team members. They are currently promoting the release of ‘Action Replayy’, which opens up at cinemas this Diwali weekend.

Not one to be left behind, stars from this weekend’s other Diwali box office release ‘Golmaal Returns’ including Ajay Devgan, Arshad Warsi, Tushar Kapoor, Kunal Khemu, Rohit Shetty, Shreyas Talpade make an appearance on ‘KBC’.

Beside Bollywood stars, the show will also see sport personalities Leander Paes (Tennis), Sushil Kumar (Wrestler ), Manoj Kumar (Wrestler), Jwala Gutta (Badminton), Sreesanth (Cricketer), Ashwini Ponnapaa (Badminton),who earned laurels for the country at the recently held Common Wealth Games play a different game on the ‘Hot Seat’ with Amitabh Bachchan.

For Indian television fans, Pooja Gor (Pratigya), Ragini Khanna (Suhana), Tanya (Aishwarya Sakhuja), Aashka Gordia (Kalaben) & Disha (Daya ben) will also be present to perk up the entertainment quotient.

A brand new set, a special format and a new hot seat will add further spice to the special episodes. The four-episode special will be shown all this week at 21:00 on Sony Entertainment Television Asia.