Amitabh Bachchan to host Bigg Boss 3..

COLORS is back with the third season of Bigg Boss which will see Big B replacing Shilpa Shetty as host..

COLORS' Bigg Boss is going to be back in the first week of October, but with a new host!!

The news coming in is that the Bollywood Super Star Amitabh Bachchan has been roped in as the new host of the show, in place of the gorgeous Shilpa Shetty.

According to our source, "Big B who was last seen hosting Kaun Banega Crorepati on Star Plus will be returning to television as host after five long years. He will be seen as the pop philosopher in the third season of Bigg Boss".

For the uninitiated, the first season of Bigg Boss which was aired on Sony was hosted by Arshad Warsi. Shilpa Shetty took over as host in Season 2, which was aired on COLORS.

Rajesh Chaddha, Director, Operations, Endemol confirmed the news that Amitabh Bachchan is indeed replacing Shilpa Shetty as host for the third season.

The winner of Bigg Boss 2 happens to be Ashutosh Kaushik. The third season will start in the first week of October.

Reporter and Author: Srividya Rajesh

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Comments (23)

amitabh bachchan is a good host in big boss.

14 years ago

colors is doing good as a channel, specially with balika vadhu at the top. will be helped by bigg boss now

14 years ago

actually this old man ( did not want to write this !!)is much much better than shilpa in all respects.. it is true that some younger person will give more justice to this kind of show for sure.

14 years ago

Hope he'll go justice to the role

14 years ago

i dont want this frigging old ugly guy. i'd rather prefer shilpa. old ppl can't joke around like shilpa shetty did.

14 years ago

interesting but y not in sony??
i dont get colours

14 years ago

big boss season 1 on sony was the best. BB on colours sucks

14 years ago

That's waiting to see the list of contestants.

14 years ago

BB3- hopefully its gonna be better than BB2.

14 years ago

BIGG BOSS 1 was the best season so far
Shilpa & bigg boss 2 sucked.
I hope this wont.

14 years ago

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