After making public announcement that he would not host next season of Bigg Boss, a TV reality series, Salman Khan has reportedly agreed to appear once again as the host of its new season. While this may be a news that could thrill lots of Salman fans but what is amazing for Salman in this association is the exorbitant fee he will be getting every week.
If sources are to believed Salman will be taking home a pay-packet of Rs 5-6 crores every week to become a part of Bigg Boss’s upcoming season.
Earlier it was being said that Shah Rukh Khan, Ranbir Kapoor, Ranveer Singh and Hrithik Roshan have been approached to host the new season of ‘Bigg Boss’. But now it has emerged that Salman will host the next season.
A source informed, “Speculation about the next season should be put to rest now that Salman Khan is returning to host the eighth season. Last year, he had charged around Rs 2-3 crore per week but this time around, his fees have doubled; he will charge Rs 5-6 crore per week.”
The source adds that this season will be grander than the previous ones. “The show will be aired at a different time slot,” says another source.
A source close to the actor says that Salman has agreed to return despite his busy schedule. “His dates will no longer pose a problem. Everyone wanted him to come back to the show.”