Surat: The channel has decided to take the show outside Mumbai for the first time. First episode of the show which will be the launch episode is going to be shot in Surat city. Shooting will start from 2nd August and will be wrapped up by 3rd August. Amitabh Bachchan will perform on his bollywood hits along with Katrina Kaif and Hrithik Roshan in the launch episode.
Katrina Kaif and Hrithik Roshan will be seen dancing in the first episode to be telecasted on 18th August on Sony TV. The same episode is to be shot in Surat tomorrow. Kapil Sharma will be the first contestant of the show who will be seen sitting on the hot seat along with Amitabh Bachchan. The same episode is also going to be shoot in Surat city.
Entry passes to the show were distributed by traditional way of the show. Surtis were asked a question on 22nd July. And from 1 lakh total entries, the show sortlisted thousand entries on the basis of a lucky draw who will be seen on the set of KBC 8 and will get a chance to play the game with Amitabh Bachchan.
According to the sources, the set is ready at Surat International Exhibition and Convention Centre, Althan- Sarsana Road, Surat. Amitabh Bachchan has arrived in the city. He will be rehearsing for his performance on 1st August at the set. Final shoot will be done tomorrow in front of thousand Surtis. We have to wait for 18th August to see the rest.
KBC is supported by Amaazia Club (Surat) as Hospitality Partner and it is also responsible for bringing KBC 8 in Surat.