Ningalkkum Aakaam Kodeeshwaran is a popular Malayalam television game show. Ningalkkum Aakaam Kodeeshwaran literally means – Want to be millionaire? And it is the Malayalam version of famous game show in Hindi Kaun Banega Crorepati hosted by none other than the Bollywood stalwart Mr. Amitabh Bacchhan. This popular game show aired on the leading and popular Malayalam entertainment television channel Asianet Global. Ningalkkum Aakaam Kodeeshwaran is a celebrated and popular game show and is hosted by the Molly wood superstar Suresh Gopi. "NINGALKKUM AAKAAM KODEESWARAN" is a quiz based game show primarily in the Malayalam language which is being produced by BIG Synergy Media Limited for initial exhibition on Asianet.
The show offers contestants 1 Crore (10 million) Indian rupees if they answer all 15 questions correctly. The show is primarily in the Malayalam language with translated English questions; and is hosted by Suresh Gopi, popular movie star from Malayalam cinema. Siddhartha Basu, KBC's creator and brainchild, is also the in charge and the creative head of the Ningalkkum Aakam Kodeeswaran (NAK) show. Rules of the show: The standard Millionaire format is used, with the Fastest Finger contest before the main game. The money won after each question is roughly doubled from the previous amount won, exponentially increasing the amount won after each correct answer until the contestant reaches the final question, after which they win the maximum prize (currently 1 crore). The contestants are given with 3 lifelines-1. 50:50: where they can choose a right one among 2 choices. 2. Phone of a friend and 3. Audience poll.