Megastar Chiranjeevi is set to host the 4th season of “Meelo Evaru Koteeswarudu” (MEK) after Akkineni Nagarjuna walked out.
Chiranjeevi hosting a show on the TV for the first time ever. MEK is a highly popular and proven show in the Telugu market. Thus Mega Star is charging 10 lakhs per episode in MEK show which is the Highest amount paid to a south Indian actor for a TV show. Nagarjuna who used to host this show earlier was reported to charge less than 10 Lakhs.
Meanwhile , The Call for Entries (CFE) for the program are running from 11th October until 18th October, those who want to participate can register by answering through SMS.
MEK is the official Telugu adaptation of Hindi game show “Kaun Banega Crorepati” (KBC), hosted by Amitabh Bachchan. MAA TV is a leading Telugu TV channel network will telecast the show.