Salman Khan as host again, Colors TV channel has put out its “Bigg Boss 8” reality show trailer on YouTube on Friday night which was able to attract 156,355 visitors within few hours, showing the possible potential of the show to go viral.
The trailer opens with Salman Khan dressed in a pilot’s uniform giving a smart salure to the viewer and in the background an aircraft will be seen flying high. The title “Bigg Boss” with its typical eye logo will appear to please the eyes of the visitor.
Early reports said that Salman Khan will be getting Rs.8 crore per week for the hosting the show, over which the channel dragged its feet considerably before bowing out to the top actor’s demand in view of his huge successful films in tow this year — Jai Ho and Kick.
Bigg Boss 8 contestants include Gaurav Chopra, Sharry Mann, Munish Karan Nijjar, Navreet Singh,
Upen Patil, Narayani Shastri, Poonam Pandey, Tina Dutt, Sunil Grover, Daniel Webber, Hansika Motwani.
It is reliably learnt that the promos were made in Mumbai but will soon move to Bangkok for the grand gala opening that will be aired in the last week of this month.
Bigg Boss 8 running into its eighth season of the Indian TV reality show peaked in December 2013 with contestants becoming more popular than many film actors and elimination often running into controversies and the social media hype reaching its peak every day.
Those participants who were not confirmed yet but may join the show later include Deepika Singh, Alok Nath, Neha Kakkar, Kader Khan, Shaan, Ameesha Patel, Rajneesh Duggal, Shanti Dynamite, Karan Tacker, Gurmeet Choudhary, Bharti Singh, Kumar Vishwas, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Lulia Vantur, and Nisha Yadav.