Amitabh Bachchan will be the new voice option for Alexa in India.
Indian actor Amitabh Bachchan is going to be the new voice option for the virtual assistant Alexa from next year. Amazon shared this news on Monday and he will be the first Indian actor to have his voice on Alexa.
After Samuel L. Jackson, Amitabh Bachchan is going a voice option but that will be available to users in India only and in Hindi as a language option. People were excited after the announcement was made and #AlexaBachchan started to trend on Twitter. Many shared how it would be to have Amitabh’s voice responding to commands. Check out the reaction of the people below.
So Alexa in India should be renamed Amita(bh)
— Gauri Devidayal (@gauridetails) September 15, 2020
Now, that Amitabh Bachchan is going to be the voice of Alexa in India –
Me: Alexa, call dad.
Alexa ft. Amitabh: Rishtein mein to hum tumhare baap lagte hai, naam hai shehenshah
— Arundhati Chatterjee (@Arundhati1312) September 15, 2020
After Amitabh Bachchan Sir Voices Alexa –
Me: Alexa , how many times have I procrastinated ?
Alexa : Ek Crore !!!!!!!
— Sayanti Majumdar (@msayanti7) September 14, 2020
Me: Alexa, play a movie…
— Himani Srivastava (@h_i_m_a_n_i_) September 14, 2020
*Alexa gets Amitabh Bachchan’s voice*
Me :- Alexa, say those three magical words
— Vandan Desai (@shutupvandan) September 14, 2020
Amitabh Bachchan will be the voice behind Alexa from next year so whenever you want to ‘Stop’ Alexa
‘Shaant ho jaaye computer mahashay’ will be used instead.
— Abhay Gupta (@Guptaajikaladka) September 14, 2020
So Amitabh Bachchan is going to be Alexa’s new voice.
Alexa when the internet is down: pic.twitter.com/2FPgSRDu3m
— Ankit Gupta (@ankiittttt) September 14, 2020
— #NG (@NG_exhales) September 14, 2020
When you snooze your alarm and ending up getting late for the office
— Surabhi Mittal (@surabhihihihi) September 14, 2020
This is a paid feature and people can purchase the ‘Amitabh Bachchan voice experience’ package. More details will be shared by Amazon.