Since the reality show Bigg Boss 12 is only a few days away from its premiere, fans can't contain their excitement! And, with each newly released promo and speculations with regard to the contestants, the makers are leaving no stone unturned! Recently, we told you that the format of Bigg Boss season 12 might be changing. Therefore, the contestants wouldn't be entering as a couple anymore, but as solos. And now, the reports are saying that the television actor Karanvir Bohra has been approached for season 12!
When the daily India Forums approached him with regard to the same he said, "Yes, I have been approached for the show. I think I have been the only actor who has been constantly approached since season 1. I feel privileged to be approached by them, but this time also I am not doing the show."
Karanvir began his acting career with the television series Just Mohabbat in 2000. He has been a part of several successful shows such as Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi, Kasautii Zindagi Kay, Qubool Hai and Naagin 2. However, Karanvir has never been a part of any reality show.
Besides Karanvir, several actors have denied being a part of Bigg Boss 12. Milind Soman told in a statement that his wife Ankita and he are not participating in the reality show. Television actor Gurmeet Choudhary's name was also circulating until the rumour was brushed off by the actor himself.
Also, with regard to the format of the show being changed, a source told India Forums, "The season's format has been changed and instead of jodis, celebrities will be seen entering the show solo. Sources tell us that this step was taken, as the channel could not wrangle in proper celeb jodis."
The names of the two commoners to enter Bigg Boss 12 have been already confirmed. The first commoner is Udit Kapur, a 22-year-old mechanical engineer and fitness model. The second contestant Soma Mangnaanii is a diva with a huge number of followers on her Instagram handle. She describes herself to be an aspiring actress.