Akkineni Nagarjuna, who is to host the popular gaming show Kaun Banega Crorepati in Telugu, demanded a whopping 3 crores plus to anchor 40 episodes. Going by the star quotient in hand, the channel obviously had no qualms to agreeing to the same.The show, whose pre -production works have started, will go live upon the completion of first set of episodes. It is a known fact that Sony TV had acquired as much as 30 percent stake in MAA TV Networks.
This will be the first time for Nag to host a program on small television and KBC in Telugu would be a deserving start, given the kind of stardom he has with the masses.
The ‘Manmadhudu’ of Telugu Cinema will be seen in a promising role in his next home production Manam directed by Vikram Kumar. The film stars Late legendary ANR, Naga Chaitanya, Shriya Saran and Samantha in prominent roles.