According to the new format of the show, Bigg Boss 15 will premiere on OTT six weeks before the actual television premiere. A lot of big names appeared for the Host of the OTT version of the show. Reportedly, Director Rohit Shetty or Farah Khan Kunder were among the names that popped up for the position of the Host. Later, Shehnaaz Gill and Siddharth Shukla were amongst few names that surfaced as possible contenders for the hosting duties of Bigg Boss 15 OTT. However, it is finally Karan Johar who will be the Host.
The OTT channel Voot that streams Bigg Boss took to their social media handle to announce this news on Saturday. Announcing Karan Johar as the host, they wrote, “#BiggBossOTT hoga itna over the top that only someone ekdum over the top could have matched the vibe. The one and only @karanjohar joins #BBOTT as the host. Ab toh itna crazy, itna over the top hoga ki aap soch bhi nahi sakte. #BBOtt #BBOttOnVoot #Voot @vootselect.”
Hearing this big news, a lot of fans came with mixed reactions. People who love Karan Johar as a host were happy on another level. Someone wrote, ‘As a host he is Superb.’ Karan Johar is already a popular host for hosting his show ‘Koffee with Karan’.
As a host he is superb 🔥🔥🔥🤟🤟🤟
— sagorikad’silva 🇮🇹 (@SagorikadS) July 24, 2021
Whereas few were unsupportive and expressed their feelings in the same manner, one of the followers trolled Karan for nepotism and wrote, “Again encouraging Nepotism and not giving deserving candidate any opportunity… Good luck.”
Again encouraging Nepotism and not giving deserving candidate any opportunity..
— RASHED😷 (@Rashed72489352) July 24, 2021