Hyderabad, Mar 27: Tollywood Young Tiger NTR will not be hosting 'Bigg Boss' season 2 but he will continue his association with Star Group. He has agreed to be brand ambassador for upcoming IPL 2018 for Star group.
Star Group owns rights of Indian Premiere League (IPL) for next five years. This year, Star is putting focus on localization to increase the base. They will be airing the IPL in Telugu with Telugu commentary, Telugu text graphics, etc.
A series of promos will be shot on Tarak and will be telecasted throughout the season on Star TV and on Star MAA.
Before this, Star India acquired the broadcast rights of IPl from 2018 to 2022 for a record price of 2.55 billion USD (Rs 16,347 crores).
IPL 2018 will kick-start on April 7th. Tarak once again joined hands with Star for promoting IPL after a successful show like Bigg Bos. The actor will be shooting for his next film in the direction of Trivikram from the mid of April.