Despite us living in a pandemic, reports are rife that Bigg Boss 14 could be happening in September.
Salman Khan is reportedly on board for hosting the show and it kicks off in two months.
Reportedly tagged as ‘Bigg Boss 14 Hoga Rocking’, Khan will shoot for the promo at his Panvel farmhouse.
They have started talking to prospective participants as well. This year too the show will have an all celebrity line-up and no commoners.
Going by the provisional lists doing its rounds in the media, here is a list of contestants who could be entering India’s infamous bungalow!
Neha Sharma: Made Bollywood debut with Emraan Hashmi starrer Crook and later went on to do films like Yamla Pagla Deewana 2, Youngistaan and Kyaa Super Kool Hai Hum, to name a few.
Jasmin Bhasin: Khatron Ke Khiladi 9 contestant and actor in hit serials like Dil Se Dil Tak and Naagin 4.
Nia Sharma: Actor is known for playing ‘Maanvi’ in Ek Hazaaron Mein Meri Behna Hai and successful serials like Jamai Raja and Naagin 4, amongst others.
Vivian Dsena: Actor popular for his performances in TV shows like Pyaar Kii Ye Ek Kahani, Madhubala – Ek Ishq Ek Junoon and Shakti — Astitva Ke Ehsaas Ki.
Sugandha Mishra: Playback singer television presenter and comedienne who is known for impersonating personalities like Lata Mangeshkar and Kangana Ranaut.
Jay Soni: Actor and presenter recognised for his roles in serials like Baa Bahoo Aur Baby, Sanskaar – Dharohar Apno Ki and Sasural Genda Phool.
Avinash Mukherjee: Actor best Young Jagdish “Jagya” Singh in Balika Vadhu.
Nikhil Chinapa: DJ, host and festival curator, often credited with popularizing EDM music among the youth in India. Recently judged MTV Roadies.
Shireen Mirza: Actor, most recognised for her role as Simran “Simmo” in series Yeh Hai Mohabbatein.
Aseem Merchant: Actor who is known for work in Bollywood films like Wanted.
Mishal Raheja: Actor for portraying the role of Dutta Bhau in Laagi Tujhse Lagan and appearance in Kumkum Bhagya.
Reportedly, the hygiene of the contestants would be one of the biggest points in the contract.
If the contestants fail to keep the hygiene, they would be disqualified immediately.
Also, the show will apparently not have any contestant who has international travel history for this year in view of the COVID-19 pandemic.
The decision, therefore, has been taken to ensure the utmost safety of all the contestants.
Whilst this list is provisional, it sure looks like an interesting line-up of personalities!