“Contestants ke 12 bajane, iss baar padosi aa rahe hai”
In the past two weeks ‘Colors’ made it a point to remind you about the new season of Big Boss, where superstar Salman Khan, was popping out of nowhere, in different avatars, shouting – “Badal gaya hai, badal gaya hai. Is baar sab kuch badal gaya hai.”
Yesterday night, the 11th season of Big Boss was launched in the presence of Judwa 2 cast- Varun Dhawan, Jacquline Fernandez, and Tapsee Panu along with Salman Khan, who introduced all the 18 contestants and the glowy new big boss house. Following were the highlights of last night’s episode:
- Big Boss 11 has a new house. It’s grander, prettier and also hosts an underground Kal Kothri (prison).
- The show has four padosi’s who were asked to declare contestants fit or unfit for big boss show. Their sole purpose is to trouble inmates (12 bajane hai).
- Padosi’s can ring the doorbell and ask questions from the contestants.
- Fit contestants are frisked directly into the big boss house, others were jolted with a bucket of ice cold water to shake them to reality.
- There’s a Khadoos jallad (Butcher) who made the contestant wiggle on a giant red wheel in order to trouble them.
- Also, there was a fight on the stage between two contestants, in-front of Salman Khan.
- For the first time, Salman Khan will also live in the Big Boss house as a secret neighbour.
Now, let’s get to know the contestants of the show, and imitating the previous year’s concept, commoners have also been given the chance to take part along with celebrities in the show.
Hiten Tejwani – Te popular TV star, who got fame and the love of her life (Gaur Pradhan) from Sony tv’s hit show ‘KKutumb’. He was on a break from TV before participating in big boss. He cleared the reasons for the break being personal and because he was unable to find different work.
The famous singer and dancer from Haryana who enjoys a huge fan following in Punjab and Haryana. Her songs have got more than 10 million views on YouTube and she has always remained in controversy. First, when people called her names for her form of dancing, and then when she tried to suicide by taking poison.
Shilpa Shinde –Yes, this time Bhabhi Ji has entered the big boss house. The actor became a household name with hit show ‘Bhabhiji Ghar Pe Hai’, which got an instant success but it was short lived. Reports of her unprofessionalism and constant demand for an increase in pay circulated in media and she had to quit the show. She fought with Balaji’s channel head Vikas Gupta, who is also participating in the show.
Priyank Sharma – The chocolaty boy who has taken part in Mtv shows Roadies and Splitsvilla, is also taking part in the show. As roadies contestants have known to add drama and win the show (Ashutosh & Prince) this year Priyank, who’s famous for his looks and charm is their flag bearer.
Shivani Durga – To revive the general perception of Sadhus in the mind of public, a famous astrologer and tantrik from Noida, Shivani Durga, has entered the show. She claims to hold three degrees in the field of astrology.
Puneesh Sharma– A playboy and star business from Delhi, who has a dozen nightclubs in Delhi has taken part in the show. He’s famous for his lavish lifestyle and playboy image. A very few know that he was the winner of the first season of reality show ‘Sarkar Ki Duniya’, which Ashutosh Rana hosted.
Arshi Khan– The bold diva who’s a model and is known as controversy queen is participating in Big Boss 11 and she has made it clear – she doesn’t give a fuck about anything.
Vikas Gupta –The famous media personality who had headed a few channels and production houses like Zee-tv, sony-tv and Balaji productions. He came into limelight for firing Shilpa Shinde, the star of Bhabhiji Ghar Pe Hai.
Zubair Khan from Doongri: The director-producer is infamous for having connections to underworld – he married Haseeena Parkar’s (Dawood’s sister) daughter. Since then he has always been under controversies and news, and reportedly, he couldn’t meet his children and wife because of suspicion of his underground links.
Bandagi Kalra– Another model from Mumbai, which has been given a chance to enter Big Boss, and add glamour to the show.
Hina Khan– After reaching to the finals and shouting ‘girls power’ with her guts out, the popular tv star from ‘Ye Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai’ is back to spread her magic and love on Big Boss.
Jyoti Kumara– A commoner from small village in Bihar. Jyoti belongs to normal family and her father is small time mechanic. She’s young, beautiful, talented and runs her own tuition classes back in her state. She dreams of becoming a movie star someday.
Vj Benafsha Sunawala– The famous paarsi Vj who’s also publically known as ‘Ben’. She’s young, hot, and her chemistry with Priyank is speculated to spice up the show from day 1.
Aakash Dadlani (A-Cash)– The powerhouse of laughter and entertainment in the show, famous singer A-cash has entered the show. The NRI rapper is a bundle of energy and even before entering the show, he has proved the point – this seasons banks on him for fun and entertainment.
Last but not the least there are 4 padosi’s on the show who’s named go as follows: Lucida Nicholas, Luv Tyagi, Mehjabi Siddiqui, and Sabyasachi Satpathi.
Note: All the images have been sourced from ColorsTv.
The show will continue for three months, and air every day at 10:30 pm in weekdays and 9 pm on weekends, on colors.