Bollywood Superstar Salman Khan is all set to rock the small screen with his upcoming popular controversial reality show Bigg Boss 15. The channel has already shared many promos featuring host Salman Khan to keep fans excited for the upcoming season. The15th season will be based on the theme of ‘Sankat In Jungle’ where contestants have to survive in forest before entering in the main house.
According to reports in media, Salman Khan, who has hosted past 11 seasons, will be paid a whopping amount of Rs 350 crore for hosting the Bigg Boss 15 for 14 weeks. As per SpotboyE, the Dabangg star will be receiving approximately Rs 25 crore per week for BB 15. Salman is said to be the highest-paid host on television.
Well, the reports about Salman charging a huge amount to host the show surfaces every season. Last year, it was reported that the actor was paid Rs 2.5 crore per episode from season 4 to Season 6. For season 7, he doubled his fees to Rs 5 crore, and for Bigg Boss 13, Salman reportedly charged Rs 13 crore per week.
The channel has shared the new promo announcing the premiere date and telecast time of the reality show. The show will premiere on 2nd October and will air at 10:30 pm from Monday to Friday and the Weekend Ka Vaar will air at 9:30 pm on Saturdays and Sundays. The caption reads, “#BiggBoss ke iss season mein tay karna hoga jungle ka safar ya karna padega jungle mein suffer? Aa raha hai #BiggBoss15, 2nd October se, Sat-Sun 9:30 baje aur Mon-Fri 10:30 baje sirf #Colors par. #BB15.”
Bigg Boss OTT finalist Pratik Sehajpal is the first confirmed contestant of Salman Khan hosted show Bigg Boss 15.
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