Amitabh Bachchan to voice Alexa for Amazon

A woman watches Bollywood actor Amitabh Bachchan speaking during the ‘I For India’ concert live on Facebook in New Delhi on May 3. The 77-year-old actor is set to lend his voice as Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant next year. – AFP pic, September 15, 2020.

BOLLYWOOD superstar Amitabh Bachchan will be the first Indian celebrity to lend his voice to Amazon’s Alexa digital assistant starting next year, as the Silicon Valley giant expands its presence in the massive market.

The 77-year-old actor has been a household name in India for nearly half a century, and his deep baritone is instantly recognisable to listeners in the country of 1.3 billion.

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