The buzz on social media suggests that Star Maa is in talks with Balakrishna to potentially host Season 8 of Bigg Boss. If these discussions materialize, it could inject a refreshing and electrifying dynamic into the show. Balakrishna’s unfiltered and no-nonsense demeanor might bring an entirely new level of excitement to the game.
There’s also speculation about the impending launch of the second season of Bigg Boss OTT in the early part of the upcoming year. The show producers are reportedly considering having Balakrishna as the host for the OTT edition, with the possibility of him also taking the reins for the TV version.
Balakrishna’s presence during the elimination episodes on weekends could be a game-changer for the show’s TRP ratings. While it’s important to note that this news hasn’t been officially confirmed, it’s gaining significant attention, and as the saying goes, where there’s smoke, there’s fire.
Currently, the production team is exploring the feasibility of these changes, and Balakrishna’s successful hosting on Aha OTT has piqued the interest of HotStar management, potentially leading to a host switch. Nagarjuna’s plans to commence his 100th film next year, coupled with his other commitments, might have prompted this potential hosting transition. Further details are expected to emerge towards the end of Season 7.