Bigg Boss 17: Salman Khan to quit hosting the show? Here’s the scoop on the new host of this season!

This news comes as a twist which might upset the contestants as well as the fans!

Bigg Boss 17 is successfully keeping the audience glued to their TV screens. As the show unfolds, contestants like Munawar Faruqui, Ankita Lokhande, Abhishek Kumar, and Vicky Jain continue to make waves with their gameplay, captivating audiences with a mix of fights, disagreements, and strategic moves.

The recent Weekend Ka Vaar took contestants on an emotional roller-coaster ride, leaving a deep impact. Weekends are eagerly anticipated by the contestants as Salman Khan, the host, provides valuable guidance for their game. This week brings a surprising twist as Salman Khan takes a break from Weekend Ka Vaar, with filmmaker Karan Johar stepping in to host the upcoming episode.


As per several media reports, Salman Khan is set to miss the next Weekend Ka Vaar due to prior commitments. Taking the reins, Karan Johar steps in, bringing his distinctive style to engage with the contestants in the upcoming episode.

Karan stepping in for Salman is not a first-time occurrence. Back in Season 16, he also hosted a Weekend Ka Vaar when Salman was unavailable. It seems like he’s becoming a familiar face in the hosting seat during Salman’s absence. Furthermore, Karan and his mother, are long-time fans of Bigg Boss. His connection to the show deepened as he hosted the entire first season of Bigg Boss OTT, where Divya Agarwal emerged as the winner and Nishant Bhat as the first runner-up. Known for his candid style, Karan didn’t shy away from reprimanding contestants he believed were crossing boundaries in the pursuit of the game.

Karan will kick start the shooting for the upcoming Weekend Ka Vaar tomorrow onwards. Stay tuned with us for more updates on Bigg Boss 17!