Bigg Boss has somewhat become the face of reality TV in India. With multiple versions in different Indian languages and an eleven-season-long run of the flagship Hindi version, After the success of Bigg Boss Marathi, the makers are all set to spread their wings down south by launching Bigg Boss Malayalam soon. Mohanlal has been given the responsibility to shoulder the show as the host.
According to a report by Indian Express, “Bigg Boss is the biggest reality show in the country and with it doing fabulously well in regional languages (Tamil, Kannada, Bengali and now Marathi), it was only feasible that the Malayalam market be also explored. The makers wanted a big star to be the face of the show and who better than Mohanlal to take charge. The team will soon finalise on the theme, post which the Bigg Boss house would be set up. They are already searching for 15 celebrities, who will be locked inside the house for around 100 days.”
The makers want the show to be launched sometime by end of June, the show will be shot in Kochi or Chennai.
Bigg Boss Hindi will soon telecast its 12th season reportedly with Salman Khan once again as the host. While Mahesh Manjrekar recently launched the Marathi series, popular Kannada actor Sudeep hosts the Kannada version. The Telegu, Tamil and Bengali versions are hosted by Jr NTR, Kamal Haasan and Mithun Chakraborty, respectively.
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