The venue was the airlines hangar, Captain Salman Khan stepped out of the Bigg Boss Airlines, dressed in a pilot’s uniform as the air hostesses danced around him.
Returning for the fifth time as the host of Bigg Boss, the eighth season is set to go on air from September 21, 2014.
“Hosting this show is interesting because I have to tune into contestants’ emotions and issues inside the house, while I am outside just watching them everyday. ” stated Salman Khan.
VJ Andy, one of the house mates of Bigg Boss 7, anchored the launch with Salman Khan. At the launch one saw Raj Nayak – Chief Executive Officer, Colors, Kunal Bahl – Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Snapdeal.com and Deepak Dhar, the producer of the show.
When asked which contestant he would like to see locked up in the house, Salman Khan stated, “I would like to see Sanjay Dutt locked up in the house but this year, I look forward to the new contestants.”
The press conference was as controversial as the show is expected to be and the reason was the photographers, who had decided to boycott events of actor Salman Khan, were still missing.
Asked if was missing the photographers, Salman Khan stated, “What can I do. I can’t force anyone. I have not stopped them from taking my pictures. They have banned me and taken a stand. All I can say is do it quitely, respectfully and not like fish market.”
When asked if he will try and make peace with the photographers, Salman Khan in his signature style stated, “Well I don’t have a problem, they got angry. I think they should make peace with themselves. So I am waiting.”
The Indian adaptation of international show Celebrity Big Brother, Bigg Boss features celebrities from different fields congregating under one roof, without any frills or connect with the outside world and under constant prying of multiple cameras for three months.
Bigg Boss 8 is being presented by Snapdeal.com, powered by Oppo Mobiles and driven by Maruti Suzuki.
It was the day that everyone was waiting; the day when Salman Khan was set to interact with media to kick star Bigg Boss Season 8. The venue was th...3.5