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Bollywood stars today are no longer pleased to just stay on the big screen. Several have also tried their fortune on the small screen with great success. Apart from acting in TV show and judging displays, they also have tried their hand at hosting shows. Their onscreen popularity translates into immediate buzz and business.
It has become a recent trend in Bollywood for several A-list actors to appear on the small screen. These stars are being seen more on performance and reality shows than on TV serials. Their visibility on those shows enriches profits and viewership for stations as well as also the celebrities in turn reach out to a bigger audience.
Salman Khan that has hosted quite a few editions of Bigg Boss hosted the seventh edition of Bigg Boss too. It became a major hit in India and raked up many controversies that created headlines.
On Salman, a TV show gives a chance for the viewer to see the actors in a completely different light, a far cry from their characters in Bollywood films. “For any celebrity, the actual heroes are his lovers. So, by doing a TV series, my audiences get to see the real Salman. Isn’t this (TV) a better reward for me?” He explained. Sana Khan, one of the contestants at Bigg Boss 6, bagged a significant part in Salman’s forthcoming movie Jai Ho. Her spat with a rival contestant won Salman’s heart. When Salman was looking for an innocent yet competitive personality in Jai Ho he believed that Sana would fit the bill.