Jr NTR to host Telugu reality television show 'Bigg Boss'

Tollywood star Jr NTR has officially confirmed that he would be making his small screen debut with popular reality show Bigg Boss, which will be aired on STAR Maa.

Jr NTR Jr NTR to host Telugu reality television show 'Bigg Boss' Source : Press

Tollywood star Jr NTR has officially confirmed that he would be making his small screen debut with popular reality show Bigg Boss, which will be aired on STAR Maa. The news comes after the speculations of him hosting the show were rife, last month. It was reported at the time that the star has given his nod of approval to play the host for Telugu version of the reality show, which is already a sensational hit in Hindi and Kannada medium.

The actor while talking about his small screen debut as that hosting the show of this magnitude is a very challenging job. The actor said that television is one of the biggest mediums for entertainment, especially in India and when he was approached by Star MAA to host Bigg Boss, the biggest ever show on Telugu Television, he said that he was intrigued by the challenge as he believes that the show will be a game changer.

Meanwhile, the associated TV channel is also quite happy with its association with Jr NTR. Alok Jain, The Business Head of Star Maa while talking about their association with Jr NTR in an official statement said that with Jr NTR, one of the most popular and revered Telugu stars as the host, they look forward to engaging a diverse spectrum of viewers.

Bigg Boss, the Indian version of the International franchise Big Brother is one of the most viewed TV show in India. The North India version of the show has been hosted by big names such as Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Arshad Warsi, Shilpa Shetty, Sanjay Dutt and as of now, the present host of the show is Salman Khan.