Bigg Boss season 12 hosted by Salman Khan will begin on September 16
The Hush Post: ‘Bigg Boss’ is all set to return with its season 12. Premiering on September 16, host Salman Khan will kick-start the show and introduce the contestants of the house.
TV enthusiasts can’t just wait to find out who all will be entering the show this year. Comedienne Bharti Singh and husband Harsh Limbachiyaa have already confirmed their participation, a tentative list of contestants was published by Bollywoodlife.com.
In a ‘vicchitra jodi’ taht ‘ll be the novelty this season singer Deepak Thakur will be a contestant on the show and will be paired with one of his fans. Deepak, as a 14-year-old had performed music numbers for Anurag Kashyap’s Gangs of Wasseypur. He reunited with the director on his boxing drama, Mukkabaaz. .
Here’s the list:
Popular television actress Dipika Kakar of ‘Sasural Simar ka’ is reported to be the highest-paid contestant this season. The actress recently got married to Shoaib Ibrahim.
Former Miss Universe & Bollywood actress Sushmita Sen’s brother, Rajeev Sen might also be a part of the show this year.
A popular actor of Indian television, Karavir Bohra might also enter the show as a contestant. He also has participated on khatron ke khiladi earlier.
Srishty, an Indian TV actress, seen in serials like ‘Chotti Bahu’ and ‘Punar Vivah- Ek Nayi Umeed’ was the first celebrity to be finalised for season 12.
Devotional singer Anup Jalota has also been roped in for the show, reports suggest. He will probably be the eldest contestant entering this year.
Controversial cricketer S Sreesanth might also be a part of Bigg Boss. He is known for his good dancing skills and had participated in ‘Nach Baliye’
Popular sitcom ‘May I come in Madam’ actress Nehha Pendsse is also reportedly a part of Bigg Boss 12. She was also seen in ‘The Kapil Sharma Show’ and is also seen in a comedy TV serial ‘ Partners– trouble ho ge double’ on Sony Sab.
She will up the glamour quotient element and already has a fan base due to her stint in ‘Splitsvilla’
Known as ‘Pammy Aunty’, the comedian will most likely be a part of the show this year. Ssumier is a popular comedian whose videos are quite visible on social media.
Meanwhile, ex-contestants like Hina Khan and Shweta Tiwary have sais that Bigg boss is not a scripted but a eNTA well-edited show. In an interview with Hindustan times, Bigg Boss 4 contestant Shweta Tiwari said “When I watch the show, I don’t know what to believe because I know a lot of it is edited. Many times, long conversations are only shown as two lines in the show, which then leads to misunderstandings.”
Similarly, Hina Khan, who appeared in the last season, called Bigg Boss a “well edited” show.