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How Rupert Murdoch saved KBC from being merely Kaun Banega Lakhpati

Vanita Kohli-Khandekar
How Rupert Murdoch saved KBC from being merely Kaun Banega Lakhpati

Steve Askew, the Australian programming head and (Star TV’s programming chief in India) Sameer Nair’s boss in Hong Kong, came across Who Wants to Be a Millionaire. Just as the new millennium rolled in, Nair called Siddhartha to check whether Synergy could produce a show like Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.