Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 is the fifth season of KBC, a popular quiz TV Show. KBC Season 5 on Sony TV is scheduled to air every Monday to Thursday at 8:30 PM in India. Kaun Banega Crorepati 2011 premiered on the eve of Independence Day.
Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 Host:
Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 host is Amitabh Bachchan. We all know about him. He is the legend of Indian cinema. Amitabh Bachchan is a well-known film actor and television presenter in India. People recognize him as the God of Indian cinema. One again, Amitabh Bachchan is back as the host of Kaun Banega Crorepati 2011.
Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 Online Registration:
Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 online registration is closed now. The registration was open through SMS and call also. Kaun Banega Crorepati 2011 registration is completely closed now. The Show goes live now from 15th August, 2011. KBC 5 registration was open from 27th May to 5th June, 2011. There was a great offer for Idea subscribers in Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 as “Idea Pass”. KBC 5 Idea Pass registration was open from 8th June to 14th June, 2011.
KBC 5 Auditions:
KBC 5 auditions were held in 10 cities of India – Ahmedabad, Bhopal, Kolkata, Lucknow, Patna, Nagpur, Ludhiana, Mumbai, Delhi and Kolhapur from 23rd June to 4th July, 2011. Selected candidates through the registration were called for Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 auditions. Shortlisted candidates are called for the Fastest Finger First (FFF). Kaun Banega Crorepati 2011 auditions are also over.
Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 5 Format:
KBC 2011 rules are same as its previous seasons with some changes. There are 13 questions to win Rs. 5 crore. Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 5 introduces “Mrs. Tick Ticki” in the replacement of “Ghadiyal Babu”. Contestants can set their stage in the fifth Season of KBC by themselves. There is no stage set by the game rules. Contestants had to answer to the given questions within 45 seconds to achieve the stage set by them. As the set stage crosses, limitation of time also ends.
There are 4 life lines in Kaun Banega Crorepati 2011 - Audience Poll, Phone of Friend, Expert Advice and Double Dip. Contestants can use their life lines from the first questions.
KBC Season 5 Official Website:
KBC season 5 official website is www.setindia.com/kbc/. You can get updated news, information, FAQs, Terms & Conditions and details about the Show on the official website of Kaun Banega Crorepati Season 5.
KBC 5 Money Tree:
1, 60, 000
3, 20, 000
6, 40, 000
12, 50, 000
25, 00, 000
50, 00, 000
1, 00, 00, 000
5, 00, 00, 000
KBC 5 Jackpot:
Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 has given home audiences a chance to play Jackpot. It is a new format in KBC 5. It was started from 22nd July, 2011. It gave an option to the audiences to become lakhpati participating in KBC 2011 Ghar Baithe Jeeto Jackpot. Only four questions were asked in 4 days by Amitabh Bachchan for Kaun Banega Crorepati 2011 Jackpot.
Mr. Bachchan personally calls the winner of KBC 2011 Jackpot in every episode. He calls two winners. Winning amount of Jackpot winner is Rs. 1 lakh. Amitabh Bachchan gives them a chance to play for two more lakh by one more question asked by him. But on the wrong answer winner of Jackpot gets nothing.
How to Participate in Jackpot Ghar Baithe Jeeto in KBC 2011:
Idea Subscribers can dial:
554561’1’ for option A
554561’2’ for option B
554561’3’ for option C
554561’4’ for option D
BSNL Subscribers can dial:
505 2525 1’1’ for option A
505 2525 1’2’ for option B
505 2525 1’3’ for option C
505 2525 1’4’ for option D
Other Subscribers can SMS:
SMS to 5252525 typing KBCQ space (A/B/C/D) anyone for the right answer.
Idea Subscribers can SMS:
SMS to 554567 typing KBCQ space (A/B/C/D) anyone for the right answer.
First Episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati 5:
First episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 on Sony TV begins with the celebration of Independence Day (15th August). Shankar Mahadevan with his team dedicates a live musical concert. Amitabh Bachchan introduced 10 contestants in first episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati 2011 on Sony TV for the Fastest Finger First (FFF) – Vrinda Desai, Mustak Rangraj, Naseem Khan, Vivek Vartak, Valentain Mirchi, Archana Goswami, Savita Pote, Pushpa Kumari and Virender Pal Singh.
Amitabh Bachchan welcomes Boman Irani and Sumit Awasthi also as expert of KBC 5 on Sony TV in the first episode.
First Question for FFF in the First Episode of KBC 5:
Arrange these words in order to form the line of a patriotic song.
First question of Fastest Finger First in the first episode of KBC 5 on Sony TV is won by Virender Pal Singh. He gets a chance to seat on the ‘hot seat’ with Amitabh Bachchan in the first episode of KBC 2011 on Sony TV. He fixes his stage on the 8th question.
First Episode Questions of KBC 2011:
For Virender Pal Singh:
1. Complete this Hindi proverb ‘Maan Changa Toh Kattothi Mein….?
2. Which of these beauty queens may also be identified as Mrs. Mahesh Bhupathi?
A. Lara Dutta
B. Dia Mirza
C. Nicole Faria
D. Sayali Bhagat
3. Who is the author of this ‘doha’, ‘Aisi bani boliye, mann ka aapa khoye, auron ko sital kare, aaphun sital hoye’?
D. Amir Khan
4. In which film did this song feature?
B. Kashmir Ki Kali
C. An Evening in Paris
D. Teesri Manzil
5. According to the Constitution of India, which of these has the power to remit a death sentence?
A. Chief Justice of India
B. Prime Minister
D. Lok Sabha Speaker
6. Ukraine-based Yuri Ogorodnik has coached India’s national team in which sport?
7. Satabdi Express Trains were given their name to commemorate the birth centenary of which personality?
A. Mahatma Gandhi
B. Subhas Chandra Bose
C. Jawaharlal Nehru
D. Sardar Patel
8. Whose first names are Kisan Baburao?
A. Baba Amte
B. Baba Ramdev
C. Swami Agnivesh
D. Anna Hazare
Virender Pal Singh quits the game winning Rs. 3, 20, 000. He doesn’t play question 8 and leave the game.
Second Fastest Finger First Question in the First Episode of KBC 5:
Arrange these words according to the parts of the human body mentioned in them, moving from head to toe.
A. Dilphek Aashik
B. Nain Mattakka
C. Balkhaati Kamar
D. Ulti Khopdi
Second FFF in the first episode of Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 on Sony TV is won by Archana Goswami. She fixes her stage on the 7th question.
Questions for Archana Goswami:
1. Which of these proverbs has the same meaning as ‘Aankhein Char Hona’?
A. Aankh Mein Gadna
B. Aankhein Kholna
C. Aankh Milna
D. Aankhon Mein Dhool Jhonkna
2. According to the Mahabharata, who protected Draupadi’s honor during ‘Chirharan’?
3. The titles of all the twelve films directed by Rakesh Roshan begin with what letter of the English alphabet?
4. According to the Constitution of India, what role does the Attorney General fulfill for the Government of India?
A. Financial Advisor
B. Defence Advisor
C. Legal Advisor
D. Technological Advisor
5. Identify the sportsman from this audio clip.
A. Gautam Gambhir
B. Mahendra Singh Dhoni
C. Suresh Raina
D. Yuvraj Singh
6. To the royal family of which country do Prince William and Kate Middleton belong?
7. Who is the music composer of the song ‘Dhinka Chika’ from the film ‘Ready’?
B. Devi Sri Prasad
D. Shankar Mahadevan
She wins nothing by the wrong answer of 7th question. She had used only 2 life lines. She had 2 more life lines to use.
Jackpot Question in the First Episode of KBC 2011:
Who hoisted the flag and addressed the nation on the morning of 15 August 2011 at the Red Fort, Delhi?
B. Prime Minister
C. Lok Sabha Speaker
D. Chief of Army Staff
Lines for this question are open till 16th August, 2011 20:29:59 hours only.
Haramjit Kaur becomes the winner of Idea Jackpot and wins Rs. 1 lakh. Shahla Khan also becomes the winner of Idea Jackpot and wins total Rs. 3 lakh playing a Jackpot question.
About Kaun Banega Crorepati 2011:
Kaun Banega Crorepati 2011 is more innovative than its previous seasons. There are 'Ghar Baithe Jeeto Jackpot' and 'Manchaha Padav' in the money tree. The Show has uniqueness of Jodi Special and School Special in this season.
Contestants struggle for the top prize of Rs. 5 crore in Kaun Banega Crorepati 5. Viewers can also attempt for a jackpot in each episode.
It is expected that Sony Entertainment Television fetch around Rs 200 crore this year that would be almost double from previous season.
KBC is an Indian reality quiz game show based on the UK game show “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?”. The Show was started in 2000. It was hosted by Amitabh Bachchan. First time Bachchan was appeared on Indian television from the Show.
Kaun Banega Crorepati 4 was started on October 11, 2010, on Bachchan's 68th birthday. The Season introduced Rs. 5 crore as prize money by Jackpot question.
KBC Season 5 is premiered on the eve of 64th Independence Day. 30.9% would be levied from the winning amount as tax from this season. We already have enjoyed Bhojpuri version of KBC as Ke Bani Crorepati. Now, you can watch Kaun Banega Crorepati 5 on Sony TV every Monday to Thursday at 8:30 PM in India.
Kaun Banega Crorepati 2011 fills the vacant slot of 8:30 PM after Entertainment Ke Liye Kuch Bhi Karega 2011. KBC is known as the ‘Baap’ of all reality shows on Indian television. The Show is ready to beat many popular shows like X Factor India, Just Dance and Little Champs 2011. Season 5 of KBC is promoted as Panchkoti Mahamani Kaun Banega Crorepati. The Season will entertain you for 14 weeks.