In July this year, actor Ranveer Singh confirmed that he would be making his Television debut with Colors' new quiz show The Big Picture. The Simmba actor will be seen as a host for the show. While the actor and the makers released a promo from the show, there was no clarity as to when the show will go on air. However, Spotboye has come across an exclusive update regarding the quiz show. As per a source close to the development, Ranveer will begin shooting for the show this weekend.
The format of the show, 'The Big Picture' allows contestants to win prize money by answering twelve visual-based questions. It will be produced in association with Banijay Asia and ITV Studios Global Entertainment B.V. and also be available to stream on OTT platforms Voot and Jio. Speaking about the show the source says, "We are right now working on the sets, the shoot will take place in Reliance Studio, Goregoan and Ranveer will commence the shooting for the show from this Sunday. It will be a long-running show and is expected to last till December."
Earlier in a statement, the Gully Boy actor said, “Indian cinema has undeniably given me everything and I have been fortunate to get immense love from the people of India." Further speaking about his debut on TV, Ranveer stated that he is looking forward to connecting with people in an extremely unique and engaging way via Colors’ The Big Picture.
Meanwhile, Ranveer awaits the release of his highly anticipated film '83 directed by Kabir Singh. He also has Jayeshbhai Jordaar, Cirkus with Pooja Hedge, and Rocky Aur Pinky Ki Prem Kahani with Alia Bhatt.