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Akshay Kumar comes to Prabhu Deva's rescue on Kannadada Kotyadhipati

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Updated: Friday, April 5, 2013, 12:59 [IST]

Prabhu Deva won Rs 25 lakhs at Puneet Rajkumar hosted Kannadada Kotyadhipati, the Kannada version of Kaun Banega Crorepati. After answering 13 questions correctly, the choreographer-turned-director decided to quit the game without even attempting to know the following question. It has to be noted that he had a lifeline too.

The highlight of the game was Bollywood superstar came to Prabhu Deva's rescue on the show. Well, Puneet Rajkumar connected to special friend Akshay Kumar when Prabhu opted for a 'Phone a Friend' option seeking answer for one of the questions on Kannadada Kotyadhipati. It has to be noted that Akki is the first B-Town star to have made his presence through voice on the Kannada reality show.

The Power Star greeted Akshay Kumar and said that he is a big fan of him. The Bollywood actor helped Prabhu Deva to say the right answer. Continue reading on the slideshow...

Akshay Kumar And Prabhu Deva

Prabhu Deva, at the end of the show, said that he had seen Amitabh Bachchan hosting Kaun Banega Crorepathi. Like him, Puneet Rajkumar is extraordinary as a host. They also danced together for a few tracks, including the title song from Kannada film Jackie.

Prabhu Deva On The Hot Seat

Prabhu Deva, who answered a question related to a song crooned by late Dr Rajkumar, said that when it comes to dance, he likes Michal Jackson very much and like wise, he loves Annavaru's voice.

Prabhu, Muguru Sundaram And Puneet

Muguru Sundaram, Prabhu's father, revealed quite a few interesting informations. He reminded Puneet Rajkumar that he directed the first song of the Power Star when he was a child artist. He claimed that the Vajreshwari Combines was first to book a flight ticket for him from Madras to Bombay in those days to direct the song shot on the Power Star.

Nassar, Uppi And Prabhu

On the show, the Rowdy Rathore filmmaker further recalled his association with Upendra in H20. He said that Uppi is mad at what he does. He admires Uppi's thinking ability and his desire to churn out something new always.

Prabhu With Puneet

However, the winning amount of Rs 25 lakhs will be donated to orphanage.

Topics: akshay kumar, kannadada kotyadhipati, puneet rajkumar, prabhu deva
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Story first published:  Friday, April 5, 2013, 12:13 [IST]
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