The popular reality show Bigg Boss will soon be returning to the small screen with a brand new season. Bigg Boss Season 11 will be hosted by Indian film star Salman Khan. Salman will be donning the hat of a host for the fourth time this season, and according to reports, the actor is being paid Rs 11 crore per episode.
The bold, controversial and mother of all reality shows, Bigg Boss is all set to return with its 11th season on October 1. While viewers can’t wait to see the final Bigg Boss 11 contestants, stylish actor and host Salman Khan has been raising the curiosity by releasing one promo after the other.
There is no simply any doubt that Bhai of Bollywood was one of the key highlights of the last season. But do you know how much Salman Khan is getting per episode to host Bigg Boss 11? The Tubelight actor will get a whopping Rs 11 crore each episode for hosting the reality show, latest buzz suggests.
Last year, Salman got Rs 8 crore per episode to host Bigg Boss 10 and, this season the actor is all set to get a rise of Rs 3 crore. In Bigg Boss 11, the superstar Khan will appear on Saturdays and Sundays, which means that per week he will be earning a total of Rs 22 crore.
There are also reports doing the rounds that to accommodate the star’s huge amount, the makers are not offering anything to commoners for their daily contribution to the show.
Earlier there were also reports how Salman had left the shoot for his film to be a part of Bigg Boss’ new season.
Bigg Boss Season 11 will premiere on October 1 on Colors TV. Muslim model Halima Matlub and YouTube sensation Harsh Beniwal are the first two contestants of the show. However, the makers haven’t revealed the other participants of the show yet.
On the work front, Salman has wrapped up the shoot of ‘Tiger Zinda Hai’. The Ali Abbas Zafar directorial that also stars Katrina Kaif will be hitting the big screens on December 22, 2017. He will next start work on Race 3 co-starring Jacqueline Fernandez and also host Bigg Boss 11.