South superstar Mohanlal made his debut on the small screen with the first season of Bigg Boss Malayalam. The 58-year old actor became the host of the reality which went on air from June 24. The Janata Garage star, who has a good amount of projects under his kitty has apparently charged a bomb salary for his big television debut. As per the report from a leading daily, the superstar is getting the remuneration of Rs 12 crore for hosting the controversial reality show.
Talking about hosting this reality show, the actor told a leading daily, “I am totally new to the show. I understand that my job is to present it well. My priority is to present this show in a way that I know, based on my years of understanding of the Malayali audience. I haven’t referred to other shows and I hope to bring my own twist to it, within the framework of the show.”
On the professional front, the actor has projects like Neerali, Lucifer, Odiyan, Kayamkkulam Kochunni and Drama in his kitty. Mohanlal will be making his comeback in the Tamil cinema with KV Anand’s commercial entertainer, in which Suriya plays the lead protagonist.