Asianet ropes in Mohanlal as host for Bigg Boss Malayalam

MUMBAI: Star India’s Malayalam GEC Asianet has roped in superstar Mohanlal as the host for its reality show ‘Bigg Boss’, Star India MD – South K Madhavan has said.

Madhavan further stated that the show expected to be another path-breaking programme from Asianet which already has to its credit such iconic reality shows such as Star Singer, Nigalkum Aakam Kodiswaran, and serials like Kukumappovu, Streedhanam & Parasparam.

“For 25 years, Asianet has given its viewers pioneering and dramatic content. We wanted to give something that has never been seen before – for our 25th anniversary. What better program can there be when the biggest superstar of Malayalam cinema hosts one of the most exciting reality show,” Madhavan noted.

Presented by Asianet and produced by Endemol Shine Productions, ‘Bigg Boss’ will feature 16 celebrities living together inside a custom-made ‘Bigg Boss’ house for 100 days.

The participants will be completely cut off from the outside world they will have no access to internet, phones, television or newspapers. With no way out to distract themselves, each participant will have to compete with others inside the house to complete various tasks.

They will be tracked and monitored by 60 robotic & manned cameras continuously. The lavish ‘Bigg Boss’ house will have all necessary comfort to stay for 100 days.

“This show will definitely be a new experience for me. It is a role that I am excited about because the challenges will be totally different,” Mohanlal said.