Here's how much Amitabh Bachchan 'charged' for each season of Kaun Banega Crorepati

written by Rajan Nath | August 17, 2022

Amitabh Bachchan's salary for Kaun Banega Crorepati, KBC, per episode: The quiz show Kaun Banega Crorepati, hosted by Amitabh Bachchan, keeps the audience entertained and educated.

The prize money of KBC for the first season was Rs 1 crore while it was Rs 2 crore in the second and third seasons. In season 4, the prize money was reduced by Rs 1 crore which was later hiked to Rs 7 crore in the seventh season.

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Here's how much Amitabh Bachchan 'charged' for each season of Kaun Banega Crorepati Image Source: Twitter

For the ongoing season of Kaun Banega Crorepati, the prize money has jumped to Rs 7.5 crore. In the meanwhile, Amitabh Bachchan's fans are eager to know about the salary per episode of 'Big B' for each season of Kaun Banega Crorepati, KBC.

Kaun Banega Crorepati season 1

Amitabh Bachchan, reportedly, took Rs 25 lakh for each episode of the first season of the quiz show.

Kaun Banega Crorepati season 5

While the fees of Amitabh Bachchan for season 2 and 4 was not disclosed, 'Big B' reportedly charged over Rs 1 crore per episode. Notably, Bachchan had not hosted season 3.

Here's how much Amitabh Bachchan 'charged' for each season of Kaun Banega Crorepati Image Source: Twitter

Kaun Banega Crorepati seasons 6 and 7

Amitabh Bachchan, reportedly, took Rs 1.5 crore to Rs 2 crore for seasons 6 and 7. However, there has been no clarififcation regarding the same.

Kaun Banega Crorepati season 8

The host for the quiz show reportedly charged Rs 2 crore per episode for season 8.

Here's how much Amitabh Bachchan 'charged' for each season of Kaun Banega Crorepati Image Source: Amitabh Bachchan's Blog

Kaun Banega Crorepati seasons 9 and 10

As per the reports, the megastar charged Rs 2.6 crore and Rs 3 crore per episode for seasons 9 and 10, respectively.

Kaun Banega Crorepati seasons 11, 12 and 13

The megastar reportedly charged Rs 3.5 crore per episode for seasons 11, 12, and 13.

In the meanwhile, there have been no reports regarding Amitabh Bachchan's salary per episode for season 14 of KBC, Kaun Banega Crorepati.

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