OTT platforms have become the new source of entertainment in the last few years. The platforms have been growing day by day as they are proving good and creative content for the audience. Now according to the reports most controversial reality show Bigg Boss is also taking the digital route.
Yes, you read it right, it is official that the 15th season of Salman Khan’s show is premiering on Voot Select.
Bigg Boss kicked off in 2006 and since 2010 Salman Khan has been leading the show. Colours TV started airing the show after 2018 with the superstar host. The show has always been in the limelight for different reasons.
Mid-day quoted a source, “The company has internally adopted the digital-first approach, so, Bigg Boss will be launched online. The television premiere will take place six weeks after the original airing.”
“The platform will be able to increase its user base drastically. Secondly, the show will be far more interactive. The junta factor will give the common man the powers to hand-pick the contestants, and have a say in their tasks and exit from the show,” the source added.
While the 15th season of the show is expected to kick off in August, the makers have yet not disclosed the release date.
Confirming its online premiere, Ferzad Palia, head, Voot Select, also quoted as saying, “Bigg Boss has grown to become India’s biggest entertainment property. The launch of Bigg Boss OTT on our platform is another step towards solidifying our ‘Digital First’ approach. We are confident that our subscribers will enjoy our 24-hour live feeds, interactivity and gaming.”