The voice of Amitabh Bachchan has impressed the audience of the Hindi cinema. The same baritone from Big B will now be heard on Amazon’s Alexa. Amazon’s e-commerce site has partnered with Bollywood veteran Amitabh Bacchan. For the first time, an Indian celebrity will be seen voicing his voice for Amazon’s voice assistant service Alexa. It is named Bachchan Alexa. Understanding this deal in easy words, Indian users will now hear the voice of Amitabh Bachchan in Alexa. However, Amitabh’s voice will be supported on the Alexa device next year. At the moment, the company is working closely with Big B and their voice is being captured.
Amitabh Bachchan will tell Jokes and give Weather Information
The company said many generations who grew up with Bollywood are crazy about Amitabh Bachchan’s voice. Combining his voice will be a new experience for customers. The company also said that customers can hear the weather, news, motivational quotes, advice on Alexa, jokes and Shayari’s voice from Amitabh Bachchan. In a statement given by the company, it has been stated that Bachchan Alexa will be seen telling you jokes, weather conditions, advice, Shayari and poems. The new service will be launched next year from 2021, for which users will have to pay. To talk to Bachchan Alexa you just have to say, Alexa, say hello to Mr. Amitabh Bachchan.
Service will be Launched Next Year
Amitabh Bachchan said about his partnership with Amazon, that technology has always given me an opportunity to connect with new things. Whether it is film, TV shows, podcasts or anything else, I am very excited to give my voice to this feature. With this voice technology, I will be able to connect with the audience even more. Amazon India’s country head Punish Kumar has said that Amitabh Bachchan’s voice will be available on Alexa devices by next year.
First Time using Bollywood Celebrity Voice
Alexa uses the voices of many celebrities in the US. Samuel L. Jackson is the chief among them, but for the first time in India, the voice of a Bollywood celebrity is going to be used. Amazon India released a voice command feature with Alexa’s support in March to give its users a better shopping experience. With the help of this voice command feature, users can shop by speaking.
Let us inform you that Amitabh Bachchan’s film Gulabo Sitabho was released on Amazon Prime this year. Big B is also very active on social media and is one of the earliest artists who started using these platforms to connect with their fans. Amitabh Bachchan is also the first artist in Bollywood to do blogging. He is currently shooting for Kaun Banega Crorepati, which is scheduled to air in October. Talking about films, Big will now be seen in The Face and Brahmastra.