Bigg Boss Marathi host Mahesh Manjrekar on Salman Khan’s five-year jail sentence: He doesn’t deserve to be there


He has his own style and he is brilliant. After Bangla, Telugu, Kannada and Tamil, the show is all set to be launched in Marathi. An acclaimed actor and filmmaker both in the Hindi and Marathi industry, Manjrekar will take charge in the first season of this exciting show. We did a mock shoot and then shot the music video and I thought I would do well. There’s always a speculation about how I am in real life and the world will now get to see what’s behind the mask and know me as a person.”
Mahesh Manjrekar says he will like to bring his own personality and style in the show. आज पर्यंत पडद्यावर त्यांची अनेक रूपं पाहिली. 15 एप्रिलपासून येतोय #BiggBossMarathi फक्त #ColorsMarathi वर. At the launch of the series, indianexpress.com got into an exclusive chat with Mahesh over the show and his bestie Salman Khan, who has become the face of Bigg Boss. The fact that Bigg Boss doesn’t require any script is phenomenal as then you get caught between lines, here I can be all out and express my true emotions.”
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दिवस… शंभर
कॅमेरे… पन्नास
नखरे… अनेक
पण सहवास… फक्त एकमेकांचा. So when Nikhil (Nikhil Sane – Business Head of the channel) called me asking if I would do it, I was like don’t ask, I am already on-board.”
He further added, “But I won’t lie, I definitely had butterflies in my stomach. 2018-04-07T18:21:40+05:30″>
Updated: April 7, 2018 6:21:40 pm

Mahesh Manjrekar shares a great bond with Salman Khan, one of the most popular and successful hosts of Bigg Boss. “I can never do what he does. I will like to bring my own personality and style in the show. For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App
© IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd I have a very tongue-in-cheek humour and I can also be a deadpan actor, so it’s going to be exciting. Anything for him, forever.”
Bigg Boss Marathi will air on Colors Marathi from April 15. But whenever he wants, he can do it. Our friendship is not based on any professional association and for me; there cannot be a better friend than him.”
The two actors have shared screen space in films like Jai Ho, Wanted, Ready, Bodyguard and Dabangg. Related News
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Mahesh shares a great bond with Salman Khan, one of the most popular and successful hosts of Bigg Boss. The Bajrangi Bhaijaan star has already spent two nights in custody and Mahesh believes what has happened was definitely not right. “Salman doesn’t deserve to be there. आता उलगडणार त्यांचं खरं रूप. Adding to the excitement, the makers recently launched the controversial reality show in regional languages to cater to a bigger audience. Salman also shared that I shouldn’t try to be a host but rather be their friend, philosopher, guide and also a taskmaster whenever required.”
The filmmaker accepted that he did watch Salman’s episodes but shared his reasons of not taking any tips.