After an interesting closure to season 11 of hit reality show Bigg Boss, people are eagerly waiting for the season 12. The promos have already been released leaving people excited. After months of wait, Bigg Boss season 12 will finally return on the small screen on September 16 with new contestants, new spices with same host Salman Khan.
A grand launch was held today in Goa and Salman introduced the first contestants of upcoming season. And it's none other than our beloved Bharti Singh and her husband Harsh Limbachya.
The event started with a grand entry of Salman Khan on a boat. It was followed by his special dance performance in which he also did his signature towel step.
The journalists at the event were divided into jodis and Salman played a few interesting games with them.
Comedian Bharti Singh confirmed her participation in the show, and said, “Harsh has a lot of work. Even if he gets eliminated, I want to win the show."
She was then asked that why she wants to be a part of the controversial show. She replied without hesitation: 'For Money'. She further said, “Ever since I got married, Colors has taken care of the bills”.
Every year, the show comes up with a new theme. Last year's theme was 'Padosi (neighbors)'. And this year's theme is 'Vichitra Jodi'. According to reports, there will be 21 contestants this year.
Earlier it was speculated the celebs are commoners will enter as Jodi. However, the latest reports suggest, "none of the celebrities will enter in pairs. In all, five commoner pairs, five solo commoners and six solo celebs will participate." Salman will then pair the single contestants on the premiere.
Other names that are doing rounds in the news as the expected contestants are: Srishty Rode, Dipika Kakar, Shaleen Bhanot, Scarlett M Rose, Ssumier Pasricha, Subuhi Joshi and adult star Danny D.
The first episode will air on September 16 and will continue for next 3 months. It will be telecasted from Monday to Friday at 10.30pm, and Saturday to Sunday at 9pm on Colors TV.