Suvarna TV, Star Network's Kannada General Entertainment Channel, yesterday (June 23) made an official announcement on the most awaited reality show on Kannada television - Bigg Boss! The celebrated show will be aired from 29th June 2014, Sunday with an intriguing mix of housemates that is set to make the season more exciting!
Superstar Sudeep, the host of season 2, addressed the press conference along with the top management from Suvarna TV. The names of the contestants were still kept under the wraps. The reality show, produced by Endemol Productions promises to be bigger, better and more explosive this season. This year the winner will be awarded with a cash prize of INR. 50 lakhs that will be given at the end of the series to the winner.
The show will have 14 Celebrities from Cinema, Television, & other fields competing for the Bigg Boss winner title. They would live under the same roof for over 3 months. This season the show offers a few differentiators which will be revealed on the launch day.
Addressing the gathering, Anup Chandrasekharan, Business Head, Suvarna TV said, "We have always brought in different and exciting content for our audience and we are delighted to bring to your screens yet another thrilling series. Bigg Boss promises to be an electrifying season in its second innings. Superstar Sudeep will host it. We are confident that the audience will enjoy this season and follow the twists and turns along with the house mates." Continue to slide to read Sudeep's statement.
Sudeep Excited To Host Bigg Boss
Adding to the above, Kiccha Sudeep, said, "I am looking forward to hosting this one-of-a kind show. It is a pleasure to be part of the Suvarna family and Bigg Boss. The show will be fun and filled with lots of exciting tasks that will make it interesting for the viewers as well as for the contestants."
Audiences Revel In Unpredictable Format
Abhishek Rege added, "The audiences revel in the unpredictable format and the real emotion brought across through the show. Hosted by the inimitable Sudeep with 13 well known personalities the regional version of the show is sure to capture the attention of its audiences with numerous surprises, clashing personalities and weekly eliminations for 14 straight weeks."
Bigg Boss Kannada 2 On Suvarna TV
Suvarna TV, one of the leading entertainment channel in Karnataka promises to wow the audiences and take the entertainment quotient to the next level with Bigg Boss season 2. The show is based on the successful format of Big Brother familiar in India as Bigg Boss in its Hindi version.
Suvarna TV Hit Shows
Suvarna TV has rapidly become the channel of choice for Kannada viewers. It has become synonymous with fresh and differentiated programming which includes wholesome family entertainment and enjoyable reality shows. A stellar line up of shows which include Amrutavarshini, Aragini, Milana, Avvanu Mathe Shravani, Parineeta, Singari Banagri, Meera Madhava and Pancharangi Pom Pom have added to its popularity.
Endemol India is one of the leading and most valuable content production companies in India across television, film and digital content. The company is a 51:49 strategic alliance between Endemol BV- the world's largest independent television production company and CA Media - the Asian investment arm of The Chernin Group (TCG). The company has over the years produced successful television shows like Bigg Boss, Fear Factor, Laughter Challenge, Jo Jeeta Wohi Super Star, over 400 episodes of Deal or No Deal and the recently launched The Money Drop for Sun Network amongst others. Endemol India has also forayed into the movie making business with the remake of blockbuster Kahaani in Tamil and Telugu.