Kamal Haasan will make his TV debut by hosting the Tamil version of the famous reality show ‘Bigg Boss’. Yes, you got that right!
On one hand, Salman Khan will continue hosting the 11th season of the Hindi version of ‘Bigg Boss’, on the other, Kamal Haasan will be seen hosting the Tamil version of the same.
The makers of the show are all set with the show’s preparations. Reports have it that the show’s theme and the list of contestants is now out. TOI says that the lavish house will be equipped with all the amenities and is currently being constructed at EVP Theme Park, which is on the outskirts of Chennai. The show will see 15 contestants in all, amongst which two are said to be politicians and two cricketers. The channel is still in talks with celebrities from various fields for the same.
Kamal made a press statement saying, “When Bigg Boss approached me to play the host, I funnily quipped, who better than me, right? All my life, I have been under a constant watch and have been judged on whatever I have done, public or private. But now, the roles are reversed, as I would stand with the audiences and watch these celebrities in the house survive this ordeal.”
He was also seen praising Salman Khan saying, “I think Salman Khan is doing a wonderful job of connecting with the contestants on Bigg Boss. He has brought the ‘Brother’ Back into Bigg Boss.”
The reality show will be launched on the 18th of June. While this happens in Chennai, the Hindi version which is ‘Bigg Boss season 11′ will be an adaptation of Romanian show’The Farm’ which was hosted by Salman’s alleged girlfriend Iulia Vantur.