India gets first-of-its-kind interactive voice experience in the legendary Bollywood star’s iconic voice
Amazon today (August 19) has announced the availability of India’s first celebrity voice feature on Alexa with the legendary icon of Indian cinema – Amitabh Bachchan. Fans can choose to add the senior star’s voice to their Alexa experience and interact with Bachchan’s voice using the wake word ‘Amit ji’.
The original content has been specially curated and handpicked by the actor himself and includes stories from his life, a selection of poems by his father, tongue-twisters, motivational quotes, and more.
The senior superstar says, “Working with Amazon to introduce my voice on Alexa was a new experience in bringing together the magic of voice technology and artistic creativity. I am excited that my well-wishers can now interact with me via this new medium, and looking forward to hear how they feel about this.”
In addition to this unique and entertaining content, fans can also ask for music, set alarms and get weather updates in Bachchan’s signature style. They can even add a special touch to birthday celebrations with greetings in Amitabh Bachchan’s voice.