Big Boss Telugu first season is the most awaited show whose first episode was telecast on Sunday 16 July 2017 with the introduction of the contestants by Junior NTR. The show witnessed the debut of the Tollywood star Junior NTR on the small screen. Junior NTR has created a buzz in the social media for his dancing skills and is said to be starting a new chapter of his life by impressing the audience with his classic dance performance.
Before the show started, the makers of the show remained with shut lips about the contestants of the show but still the names managed to get leaked online. The 12 contestants who are said to be a part of the show are: Shiva Balaji, Mumaith Khan, Tejaswi Madivada, Dhanraj Adarsh, Sampoornesh Babu, Archana Madhu, Priya Kalpana, Mahesh Kathi, Jyothi, Sameer, Hari Teja, Katthi Kartheeka.
Bigg Boss Telugu is believed to be the most expensive TV show that has been ever produced in the Telugu industry. A lot of budget has been used to construct the massive house at more than 10,000 square feet area which will accommodate 60 cameras. The makers of the show had approached 100 celebrities before shortlisting final 12 contestants, who will live together under the same roof of the house for about 70 days.
The show already has already grabbed a lot of controversy after the promo being shown by the host of the show Junior NTR where he was seen peeping through a key hole at the contestants in the house. As per the reports, Telangana Film Chamber Chairman Of Commerce Chairman, P Ramakrishna Goud had requested the actor not to be part of the show saying the show doesn’t match the Telugu sensibilities.
The showmakers of the Bigg Boss Telugu are very much sure and confident of the show to be a big success. The show will air at 9:30 PM from Monday to Friday and on the weekends at 9 PM on the channel Star Maa. The audience who will miss the show on the television can browse for the show the next day on Hotstar.